The Suicide Squad review! The motle crue of misfits including Bloodsport, Harley Quinn, Peacemaker, Colonel Flag, Weasel, Javelin, Polka-Dot Man, Savant, T.D.K., Captain Boomerang, Mongal, Blackguard, Ratcatcher 2, King Shark and more take us on an action adventure comedy experience that is pure FUN. We analyze James Gunn’s secret sauce ability of harnessing lightning in a bottle AGAIN, comparing & contrasting the first Suicide Squad movie to this one, the cinematography, the actors chemistry, and a whole lot more. After listening to the episode, we’d love to hear from you! Post your comments below detailing your experiences with the topic listed above or leave us feedback on what you thought of the show.
00:38 – Greetings!
01:20 – Let us begin…..SPOILERS AHEAD!
01:45 – We’ve seen Polk-A-Dot man somewhere before…
04:00 – High level thoughts
06:44 – PG-13 vs. R ratings in comic book films
10:24 – Describing The Suicide Squad in one word: FUN
12:35 – Subverting audience expectations: Bloodsport & Peacemaker “oneupmanship”
15:18 – Bloodsport vs. Deadshot
18:13 – Why James Gunn’s talent is a natural fit for this style of film
27:11 – Setting the tone with the Michael Rooker film intro
30:50 – Examining the idea of multiple Suicide Squads
33:54 – The merits of unpredictable expendables
37:27 – Harley & Starro
42:13 – Freaking Kaiju
44:45 – Repeating gags successfully
47:55 – Cinematography
50:07 – Villain is as villain does
54:55 – Milton
56:33 – Movie trivia courtesy of IMDB
01:01:40 – Concluding Thoughts & Ratings
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