We lastly have a trailer for The Suicide Squad. The much-anticipated DC Comics adaptation is about to reach each in theaters and on HBO Max later this 12 months. This time, it’s James Gunn, recognized for his work on the Guardians of the Galaxy films over within the Marvel Cinematic Universe, placing Activity Power X via the ringer. And sure, because the trailer teases, we’re getting an entire lot of R-rated motion this time round.
James Gunn, at one level, was fired from his job as director of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 over some previous, controversial tweets. Studios lined as much as lock Gunn down, and Warner Bros. managed to entice him by letting him decide up the place David Ayer’s Suicide Squad left off. Whereas this new film does happen in the identical universe, it has been described as a reboot. So it’s, on the very least, a dramatic shift in path from what got here earlier than.
Disney and Marvel Studios ultimately circled again to James Gunn, who will direct Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 as soon as his commitments within the DC universe are over with. Gunn can be engaged on spin-off collection set inside the similar world as The Suicide Squad titled Peacemaker. It can middle on the character John Cena is enjoying within the upcoming film. The truth that a spin-off collection is already being filmed signifies the studio’s confidence in what Gunn has cooked up.
The film has a completely large solid. Margot Robbie returns as Harley Quinn. The ensemble additionally contains Idris Elba (Pacific Rim), John Cena (Blockers), Joel Kinnaman (The Informer), Jai Courtney (Sincere Thief), Peter Capaldi (Physician Who), David Dastmalchian (Ant-Man), Daniela Melchior (The Black Ebook), Michael Rooker (Guardians of the Galaxy), Alice Braga (The New Mutants), Pete Davidson (Saturday Evening Dwell), Joaquín Cosio (Narcos: Mexico), Juan Diego Botto (Good Conduct), Storm Reid (Do not Let Go), Nathan Fillion (Firefly), Steve Agee (Superstore), Sean Gunn (Guardians of the Galaxy), Mayling Ng (Debt Collectors), Flula Borg (Pitch Good 2), Jennifer Holland (Brightburn) and Tinashe Kajese (Chilly Case). Rocky star Sylvester Stallone and Oscar-winner Viola Davis, who returns as Amanda Waller, spherical out the solid.
The Suicide Squad facilities on Activity Power X, who’ve been handed a brand new task. The crew, this time round, contains Bloodsport, Peacemaker, Captain Boomerang, Ratcatcher 2, Savant, King Shark, Blackguard, Javelin and Harley Quinn. They’re armed closely and dropped on the distant, enemy-infused island of Corto Maltese. Trekking via a jungle teeming with militant adversaries and guerrilla forces at each flip, they’re on a search-and-destroy mission with solely Colonel Rick Flag on the bottom to make them behave. Amanda Waller’s authorities techies are of their ears, monitoring their each motion. One improper transfer they usually’re lifeless.
James Gunn additionally wrote the screenplay. Charles Roven and Peter Safran are producing, with Zack Snyder, Deborah Snyder, Walter Hamada, Chantal Nong Vo, Nikolas Korda and Richard Suckle government producing. The Suicide Squad arrives in theaters and on HBO Max on August 6 from Warner Bros. Remember to try the brand new trailer for your self.