" Brian Truitt from USA Today wrote, "Compared to its ilk, Suicide Squad is an excellently quirky, proudly raised middle finger to the staid superhero-movie establishment.  Despite earning $13.4 million on its second Friday, the film dropped 79%, slightly less than Batman v Superman's 81% drop.  At the 87th Academy Awards, it was revealed that Davis had been cast as Amanda Waller. Seinen ersten Auftritt hatte er im 2016 erschienenden Film Suicide Squad.  It remained in the top ten for eight weekends until falling off in its ninth weekend. Copyright 2020 ComicBook.com.  This followed with Gavin O'Connor hired as co-screenwriter-director, while production was originally slated to begin October 2018, though the script's similarities to Birds of Prey led to principal photography delays.  It opened in Japan—the film's last market—on September 9 where it debuted with $3.8 million. 10 'Suicide Squad' Box Office Profits – 2016 Most Valuable Movie Blockbuster Tournament", "Box Office: 'Suicide Squad' Tracking for Enormous $125M U.S. Today we will release the same footage that has been illegally circulating on the web, in the form it was created and high quality with which it was intended to be enjoyed. There, he blackmails Dr. Van Criss into disabling Harley's bomb.  In May 2019, Benicio del Toro was reported to be in talks to play the film's villain. On March 29, 2019, it was reported that Jai Courtney will reprise his role as George "Digger" Harkness / Captain Boomerang, while on April 5, it was reported that the character of Deadshot was removed from the film and that Elba would be playing a different character instead in order to leave an opportunity for Smith to return in the future.  It made $179.1 million in its first week of release, the fourth-biggest of the year. But then the movie turns into something predictable and unexciting. , Suicide Squad premiered at the Beacon Theatre in New York City on August 1, 2016.  Following a first-place finish in its first weekend of release, the film faced a steep decline of 67.2% in its second weekend, earning an estimated $43.8 million to score the biggest August second-weekend gross. 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Much like Batman v Superman and The Dark Knight Rises, however, the film saw a steep Friday-to-Saturday decline, grossing $38.8 million (a drop of 41%). Shazam!  In January 2016, Ben Affleck was confirmed to reprise his role as Batman from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. All rights reserved. , In terms of total earnings, its biggest market outside of North America is the UK ($43.3 million), followed by Brazil ($35.1 million) and Mexico ($27.1 million). , The visual effects are provided by Moving Picture Company, Sony Imageworks, Mammal Studios and Ollin VFX and Supervised by Robert Winter, Mark Breakspaer, Gregory D. Liegey, Charlie Iturriaga and Jerome Chen as the Production Supervisor. Some in the team think it's another illusion, but the script doesn't make that clear either way. After the release and financial success of Suicide Squad, Warner Bros. and DC Films announced multiple films being developed featuring Margot Robbie reprising her role as Harley Quinn, including: Suicide Squad 2, Birds of Prey, Gotham City Sirens, and an untitled film centered around Quinn and the Joker. A trailer intended to be exclusive to the event premiered, but was leaked online, with Warner Bros. responding by stating they would not release an official version. Amanda Waller stellt für die US-Regierung ein Team zusammen, das bei hochriskanten Aufträgen ohne Rücksicht auf Verluste eingesetzt werden soll und deshalb aus gefährlichen Verbrechern besteht: der gestörten Harley Quinn, dem Profikiller Deadshot, dem pyrokinetischen Ex-Gangster El Diablo, dem Dieb Captain Boomerang, dem kannibalischen Killer Croc und dem Söldner Slipknot. Inspiriert durch Sie. The third installment in the DC Extended Universe, it was written and directed by David Ayer and stars an ensemble cast including Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis, Jai Courtney, Jay Hernandez, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Scott Eastwood, Karen Fukuhara, Ike Barinholtz, and Cara Delevingne.  Suicide Squad was highly anticipated by audiences worldwide, despite negative early reviews and lower-than-expected box office performance of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice in March.  It has so far grossed $9.4 million there.  In November, TheWrap revealed that Jared Leto was in talks for the role of Joker, for which Gosling was originally sought.  Following the announcement of the cast, comic book writer John Ostrander (creator of the modern incarnation of the Suicide Squad) talked with Comic Book Resources about the casting, saying, "I have no problem with the casting... what I am really impressed by with all of the casting is that they are getting some very good actors to play these parts. It also set IMAX opening record with $7 million. A year later, she starred in the third season of FX’s Fargo. , Academy Award-winning composer Steven Price, who previously worked with Ayer on Fury, composed the score for Suicide Squad.  Ayer had six weeks to write the screenplay, given the release date was already set. Suicide Squad director David Ayer shared an unused still from his DC Extended Universe film that features a burned-up Joker.  Elsewhere, it scored the biggest August opening in Australia ($10.5 million), Mexico ($10.4 million) and Argentina ($2.5 million), while in Spain, it recorded the biggest DC opening with $3.4 million, where it was behind The Secret Life of Pets for the weekend and France a $7.9 million opening. Erstellt von uns.  Suicide Squad: Original Motion Picture Score was announced for a release date of August 8, 2016. Enchantress offers to fulfil their deepest desires in exchange for their allegiance, and Harley feigns interest in order to get close enough to cut out Enchantress' heart. More to come tomorrow", "Suicide Squad Will Officially Start Filming April 13th", "Production Wraps on Suicide Squad Movie", "It's a wrap folks! FILMSTARTS.de : In „Suicide Squad“ mimte Jared Leto Batmans Erzrivalen Joker und verdrehte Margot Robbies Harley Quinn den Kopf. What's on TV & Streaming What's on TV & Streaming Top Rated Shows Most Popular Shows … With such a robust opening, Variety projected that the film would end its run there around $20 million.  However, the drop is one of the biggest declines for a studio superhero film, and for Warner Bros., which The Hollywood Reporter called it "deja vu all over again" after Batman v Superman tumbled 69% in its second weekend earlier in the year. December 3, 2014, 4:48 PM • … Deadshot finds Waller's confidential files, from which he learns the truth about Enchantress, which Flag then is forced to confirm. 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Laut eigener Aussage würde …  The album's first single, "Heathens" by Twenty One Pilots, was released on June 20, 2016. It looks like David Ayer originally had much bigger and better plans for Joker in Suicide Squad, before much of Jared Leto's scenes were left on the …  Later that month, it was confirmed that Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje and Karen Fukuhara had been cast as Killer Croc and Katana, respectively. 4 Joker: Sharlto Copley.  That same day, it was also reported that both Viola Davis and Joel Kinnaman will reprise their roles as Amanda Waller and Rick Flag. Reports are coming in that Academy Award-winner Jared Leto (Suicide Squad) will reprise his role as The Joker in new scenes for Zack Snyder's Justice League! By Chrishaun Baker Jul 23, 2020 Jared Leto's unique portrayal of The Joker was one of the most divisive elements of 2016's Suicide Squad, but as fans voice their support for the potential release of a director's cut of the movie, there's a chance that it could potentially redeem Leto's version of … I will do better.”.  The day after that, it was revealed that Taika Waititi was cast in an undisclosed role. Jared Leto is returning to the DC Comics fold, reprising his role as the Joker from 2016’s “Suicide Squad” in Zack Snyder’s new version of “Justice League.” It…  In March 2019, The Hollywood Reporter announced that Idris Elba was cast as Deadshot, replacing Will Smith who dropped out due to scheduling conflicts.  A soundtrack album for the film, titled Suicide Squad: The Album, was announced in June 2016, and released on August 5, 2016. , Suicide Squad was a box office success, grossing $325.1 million in the United States and Canada and $421.7 million in other territories for a worldwide total of $746.8 million, against a production budget of $175 million ($325 million including advertising and promotion costs). ", "Warner Bros Releases 'Suicide Squad' Footage After Being Frustrated By Comic Con Pirates", "#SuicideSquad Extended Cut.  Affleck's stunt double Richard Cetrone said the film would have included "more Batman". Suicide Squad (2016) Jared Leto as The Joker. In Brazil, despite playing amidst the 2016 Summer Olympics, it managed to open with $11.75 million, marking the biggest August opening weekend of all time, the biggest Will Smith opening, and the fourth-biggest opening for a superhero film. Despite the later film occupying twice the screen number of the former, Suicide Squad managed to take the top spot. , Internationally, Suicide Squad secured a release in approximately 62 countries. The site's critical consensus reads, "Suicide Squad boasts a talented cast and a little more humor than previous DCEU efforts, but they aren't enough to save the disappointing end result from a muddled plot, thinly written characters, and choppy directing. In the film, a secret government agency led by Amanda Waller recruits imprisoned supervillains to execute dangerous black ops missions and save the world from a powerful threat in exchange for reduced sentences. Killer Croc and a group of Navy SEALs, led by Lieutenant GQ Edwards, go underwater to plant a bomb underneath Incubus. An extended cut of the film is included in the home entertainment release, containing roughly thirteen minutes of footage absent from the theatrical version. It also passed the $200 million mark in ten days and was able to hold the top spot for the second time in a row despite competition from the comedy Sausage Party. 0.  The film has earned the biggest Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday in August history. Suicide Squad Director Unveils Another Look at Jared Leto's Burned Joker. The film's mid-credit scene leads to the 2017 film Justice League.  Adam Beach, Ike Barinholtz, and Jim Parrack were added to the cast in April 2015. Layered. , Following the announcement of Zack Snyder's Justice League in May 2020 due to the #ReleaseTheSnyderCut movement campaign, fans have commenced a new campaign under the name #ReleaseTheAyerCut, which director and writer David Ayer supported. The film, written and directed by James Gunn, stars an ensemble cast led by Margot Robbie, Idris Elba, John Cena, Joel Kinnaman, Peter Capaldi, Sylvester Stallone, and Viola Davis.  "Sucker for Pain" was released as the second single on June 24. , Following its record breaking opening weekend, it posted the biggest August Monday gross with $13.1 million, a drop of 56.5% from its Sunday gross. After the release and financial success of Suicide Squad, Warner Bros. and DC Films announced multiple films being developed featuring Margot Robbie reprising her role as Harley Quinn, including: Suicide Squad 2, Birds of Prey, Gotham City Sirens, and an untitled film centered around Quinn and the Joker. Neben Margot Robbies Harley Quinn war es vor allen Dingen Jared Letos Joker, auf den sich Fans bei Suicide Squad am meisten gefreut haben. , Suicide Squad held a panel at the 2015 San Diego Comic-Con International, with stars Smith, Robbie, Courtney, Davis, and Kinnaman among those who appeared.  On August 19, 2019, Flula Borg joined the cast. The film received mostly negative reviews from critics, with praise for the cast and make up effects, but criticism for the plot, direction, editing and characters. 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Circling David Ayer for DC Comics' 'Suicide Squad' (Exclusive)", "Suicide Squad Targets Ryan Gosling, Will Smith, Margot Robbie and Tom Hardy!  Discounting previews, it delivered the third-biggest UK opening of the year, behind Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (£14.62 million) and Captain America: Civil War (£14.47 million). James Gunn was later hired to re-write the screenplay. However, it is gleefully nihilistic, and it takes a different approach to what has become a fairly familiar story form at this point, right at the moment when it feels like superhero movies either have to evolve or die. Although trailers for Suicide Squad made it seem like Jared Leto's Joker would play a major role in the film, the character hardly appeared in the movie at all, only showing up for a little under eight minutes in the final product. Following a strong debut that set new box office records, the film grossed over $746 million worldwide, making it the tenth-highest-grossing film of 2016. They are placed under command of Colonel Rick Flag to be used as disposable assets in high-risk missions for the United States government. David Ayer Says Jared Leto’s Joker Was Better In Original ‘Suicide Squad’ Cut According to the director, the DCEU's Joker was better in the original cut of the film. "Had to lose that then the JL story arcs evolved.". Reportedly in Talks Over Next Harley Quinn Movie", Return to the Batcave: The Misadventures of Adam and Burt, Scooby-Doo! Everything.  It opened in 50 more countries on August 4 and 5, earning $53.8 million for a three-day total of $64.6 million from 57 countries. In February 2019, Margot Robbie was confirmed to reprise her role as Harley Quinn. Debut", "Box-Office Preview: Can 'Suicide Squad' Best 'Deadpool' in U.S. By February 2009, a Suicide Squad film was in development at Warner Bros. Ayer signed on to write and direct in September 2014, and by October, the casting process had begun. " On Metacritic, the film has a weighted average of 40 out of 100, based on 53 critics, indicating "mixed or average reviews".  It was also confirmed that Zack Snyder filmed a scene with the Flash while shooting Justice League in London, while Ayer was in post-production on Suicide Squad. Ayer has been open about the fact that the theatrical cut differs from his original vision in a variety of ways, and among the most spotlighted is that Jared Leto's Joker was not only featured in more scenes but that his performance wasn't cut around or kneecapped in anyway.  A nanite bomb is implanted in the neck of each team member, designed to be detonated should the member rebel or try to escape. Ben Affleck appears as Bruce Wayne / Batman, and Ezra Miller appears as Barry Allen / The Flash, both reprising their roles from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice with Miller's being a cameo role; while Jason Momoa makes a brief photographic appearance as Arthur Curry / Aquaman. Movies. But it could have been a giant leap. In two words, it's ugly trash." Upon arrival in Midway City, the squad's helicopter is shot down, forcing them to proceed on foot to their target. Suicide Squad premiered in New York City on August 1, 2016, and was released in the United States in RealD 3D, IMAX, and IMAX 3D on August 5, 2016.