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Suicide Squad (2016)

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A secret government agency recruits some of the most dangerous incarcerated super-villains to form a defensive task force. Their first mission: save the world from the apocalypse.

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It feels good to be bad...Assemble a team of the world's most dangerous, incarcerated Super Villains, provide them with the most powerful arsenal at the government's disposal, and send them off on a mission to defeat an enigmatic, insuperable entity. U.S. intelligence officer Amanda Waller has determined only a secretly convened group of disparate, despicable individuals with next to nothing to lose will do. However, once they realize they weren't picked to succeed but chosen for their patent culpability when they inevitably fail, will the Suicide Squad resolve to die trying, or decide it's every man for himself? Written by Amitash Balekar

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Justice has a bad side. See more »


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18 August 2016 (Germany)  »

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Escuadrón Suicida  »

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Budget:

$175,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$133,682,248, 7 August 2016, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$325,100,054

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$745,600,054
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Trivia

Jai Courtney was rumored to be in talks for Deadshot, before being cast as Captain Boomerang. See more »

Goofs

Joker's skin and hair are the color they are as a result of being exposed to chemicals, hence why he still looks that way in Arkham. But when his hands are shown, they are flesh colored instead of white. See more »

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[first lines]
Griggs: Chow time!
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The IMAX release of the film features a Suicide Squad-themed IMAX intro. See more »

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Featured in Honest Game Trailers: Batman: Arkham City (2016) See more »

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Fortunate Son
Written by John Fogerty
Performed by Creedence Clearwater Revival
Courtesy of Fantasy Records
By permission of Concord Music Group, Inc.
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Simply Not That Interesting
12 August 2016 | by See all my reviews

Is this movie terrible? Absolutely not

Is this movie great? Absolutely not.

I always heard from people that they either HATED or LOVED this movie. And for me it was neither.

The audience for this film is served with a classic action movie/comic book. "The world is in danger! There must be a solution! Although there are bumps between the characters along the way, eventually, we'll solve the problem"

The interesting twist is *supposed* to be that instead of classic superheroes, we have bad guys. To that I say "so what?". The movie didn't really establish why I should care about much of what was going on on screen—it was all just classic popcorn movie action and sequences that were occasionally broken up by half-attempts at character development.


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