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Nathan Fillion Puts All Of His Previous James Gunn Characters Into An Imaginary Suicide Squad, And It's Glorious

What would happen if all of Nathan Fillion's characters from James Gunn movies were in a Suicide Squad? Fillion knows the answer.
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James Gunn Clarifies Statement on Martin Scorsese and Marvel in Two-Year-Old Story That Just Won’t Die

As any entertainment journalist who has interviewed James Gunn will tell you, the director of comic book adaptations “Guardians of the Galaxy” and the upcoming “The Suicide Squad” is never shy about answering questions honestly and unreservedly. It’s a rare quality in such a public and successful figure in the entertainment industry, especially when so […]
Tags: News, Suicide Squad, James Gunn, Marvel Studios, Martin Scorsese, The Suicide Squad


Why The Suicide Squad’s James Gunn Isn’t Worried About His DC Flick Being ‘Review Bombed’

The Suicide Squad isn't available to the public yet, but it's nonetheless dealing with review bombing.
Tags: Religion, Suicide Squad, James Gunn


'The Suicide Squad' lets James Gunn take another shot at DC's team of supervillains

"The Suicide Squad" is a rather ironic title for a do-over, taking another stab at the team of super-villains five years after a prior effort. On the plus side, writer-director James Gunn's movie is superior to its predecessor on most every level.
Tags: Cnn, Suicide Squad, Dc, James Gunn


James Gunn Responds to Martin Scorsese’s ‘Irritating’ Criticism of Marvel Films

In 2019, legendary director Martine Scorsese took aim at the Marvel Cinematic Universe, saying that the films weren’t real “cinema” and kickstarting a massive discourse on the topic. Now, James Gunn — director of the upcoming The Suicide Squad film and all three Guardians of the Galaxy films — is speaking up on Scorsese’s comments. RELATED: It’s About to Get Dark in Don’t Breathe 2 Red Band Trailer “I just think it seems awful cynical that he would keep coming out against Marvel and then that is...
Tags: Movies, Marvel, Netflix, Mtv, Suicide Squad, Scorsese, James Gunn, Martin Scorsese, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Gunn, ComingSoon, Movie News, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Josh Horowitz, Red Band Trailer, Martine Scorsese


Margot Robbie and ‘The Suicide Squad’ Team Reflect on Script “No One Could Pull” Off But James Gunn

The Harley Quinn actor reveals her surprising reaction to the script, while DC Films president Walter Hamada says he expects Gunn will...
Tags: Harley Quinn, James Gunn, Margot Robbie, Gunn, Dc Films, Walter Hamada


'The Suicide Squad' is a movie with a (bloody) heart that's better than the original

James Gunn improves 'The Suicide Squad' with heart and gore. Idris Elba, Margot Robbie and John Cena have fun in the film, in theaters and on HBO Max.        [Author: Arizona Republic]
Tags: Religion, Suicide Squad, James Gunn, John Cena, Arizona Republic, HBO Max, Idris Elba Margot Robbie


James Gunn Makes A Great Point After Viral Post Says Robert Downey Jr. Isn’t The Only Fit For Iron Man

Iron Man's success with Robert Downey Jr. wasn't an accident.
Tags: Robert Downey Jr, Religion, James Gunn


The real-life story that led to ‘Pray Away,’ Netflix’s documentary about conversion therapy

Kristine Stolakis’ uncle struggled with his sexual identity and mental health issues his whole life. After he died, she found a conversion therapy pamphlet among his possessions – conversion therapy representing the ill-conceived notion, mostly pushed in religious communities, that you can overcome homosexuality or gender identity issues to become straight. Usually, this involves prayer and coercive counseling that is not at all based in science and frequently it causes significant psycholog...
Tags: Bob Odenkirk, Movies, Disney, US, Sport, Netflix, Things To Do, Soccer, Antarctica, Streaming, Scarlett Johansson, James Gunn, Terry Crews, JEFFREY, Julie, Molly Ringwald


The Suicide Squad’ To Battle Global Pandemic & Dynamic Windows As James Gunn DC Pic Aims For $70M WW Weekend

While the delta variant continues to be a stumbling block for the overseas box office, it’s not entirely certain that’s the continuing...
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'The Suicide Squad' lets James Gunn take another shot at DC's team of super-villains

"The Suicide Squad" is a rather ironic title for a do-over, taking another stab at the team of super-villains five years after a prior effort. On the plus side, writer-director James Gunn's movie is superior to its predecessor on most every level.
Tags: Cnn, Suicide Squad, James Gunn


'The Suicide Squad' gets an early release on HBO Max this Thursday, but you'll need the ad-free plan to stream it

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Margot Robbie stars as Harley Quinn in "The Suicide Squad." Warner Bros. "The Suicide Squad" hits HBO Max and theaters on August 5 at 7 p.m. ET. The star-studded cast includes Margot Robbie, Viola Davis, Idris Elba, and Pete Davidson. To watch the movie at home, you'll need an ad-free subscription to HBO Max ($15/month). Max (ad-free) (small) "The Suicide Squad" is arriving a day earlier than origi...
Tags: Reviews, Hbo, Viola Davis, Movies, Justice, Entertainment, Films, Dc Comics, Samsung, Trends, Tech, Streaming, Suicide Squad, Harley Quinn, Lg, Will Smith


Molly Ringwald returns in ‘The Kissing Booth 3’ and adds a new role as advocate for meningitis vaccines

Molly Ringwald says she was 18 or 19, a few years after her breakout role in “Sixteen Candles,” when out of nowhere she started to suffer severe headaches that did not stop. “I was in Los Angeles, I wasn’t in the middle of making a movie at the time, just hanging out with friends,” says Ringwald, whose new Netflix movie “Kissing Booth 3” arrives on Wednesday, Aug. 11. “And I’m not a headachy kind of person. I knew something was wrong. “I just knew in my body it was something that I needed to be ...
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How 'The Suicide Squad' is a movie with a (bloody) heart that's better than the original

James Gunn improves 'The Suicide Squad' with heart and gore. Idris Elba, Margot Robbie and John Cena have fun in the film, in theaters and on HBO Max.        [Author: Arizona Republic]
Tags: Religion, Suicide Squad, James Gunn, John Cena, Arizona Republic, HBO Max, Idris Elba Margot Robbie


The Suicide Squad: Why Bloodsport’s Badass Weapons Proved To Be ‘Incredibly Difficult’ To Utilize, According To James Gunn

Idris Elba's character in The Suicide Squad doesn't just carry and shoot guns. It's far more complicated than that.
Tags: Religion, Suicide Squad, Idris Elba, James Gunn


Superhero Bits: Dave Bautista Wasn’t Asked to Voice Drax in ‘What If…?’, ‘Venom 2’ is Getting Energy Drinks & More

(Superhero Bits is a collection of stories, updates, and videos about anything and everything inspired by the comics of Marvel, DC, and more. For comic book movies, TV shows, merchandise, events, and whatever catches our eye, this is the place to find anything that falls through the cracks.) In this edition of Superhero Bits: America Chavez is coming to Marvel Contest of Champions Venom: Let There Be Carnage is getting energy drinks from G-Fuel Dave Bautista was not asked to voice Drax in Marv...
Tags: TV, Movies, News, California, Disney, Features, Suicide Squad, Disneyland, James Gunn, Avengers, Marvel Studios, Kabam, Nix, Chadwick Boseman, Carter, Peggy Carter


Review: James Gunn's 'The Suicide Squad' is a bloody marvel that blows up the superhero genre

Hilarious, gory and exceedingly bonkers, James Gunn's all-star 'The Suicide Squad' creates an unpredictable delight with obscure comics characters.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Every DC superhero movie (including James Gunn's 'The Suicide Squad'), definitively ranked

James Gunn unleashes supervillain misfits in 'The Suicide Squad,' so let's rank all the DC films featuring Batman, Superman and their superfriends.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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How James Gunn Decided Who Lives & Dies In The Suicide Squad

It’s no secret that in James Gunn’s upcoming film The Suicide Squad, not every member of the group of super-villains will be making it out alive. Since they are sent out on suicidal missions, Gunn had to decide who would be biting the dust at some point in the film, which releases August 6, 2021. RELATED: The Suicide Squad Wants to Add Depth to DC’s Dumbest Character Speaking to about the upcoming film, Gunn said that a lot of the decisions came down to Gunn already knowing who would die when ...
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The Suicide Squad review: James Gunn makes a body count beautiful

James Gunn's supervillain pseudo-sequel The Suicide Squad lives up to the bloody, hilarious hype and delivers one of WB's best DC Comics movies so far.
Tags: Trends, Movie Reviews, Suicide Squad, James Gunn, WB, Movies & TV, DCEU, The Suicide Squad


The Inevitable “Why People Think King Shark is Hot” Thinkpiece

When it was announced that James Gunn would direct a new Suicide Squad movie for Warner Bros. and DC, a few things felt inevitable. There would be debates about Gunn taking over the reins of the franchise from the oft-maligned David Ayer. Some fans wondered if this signaled yet another new direction for the franchise. With a cast this stacked and an ensemble of some of DC’s weirdest and dearest side characters, it seems as though The Suicide Squad, as this new movie is so creatively titled, cou...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Features, Robert Pattinson, Suicide Squad, Harley Quinn, Dc, Warner Bros, Sylvester Stallone, James Gunn, Henry Cavill, Chris, David Ayer, Monica, Chandler, Cardi


Woolsey and Camp fires and their real-life damage shared in documentary ‘Bring Your Own Brigade’

Documentary filmmaker Lucy Walker rose early on the morning of Nov. 8, 2018. Editing on her latest project, a short documentary inspired by the Thomas fire a year earlier, had just begun and Walker, who’d previously been nominated for Academy Awards in both the feature and short documentary categories, had calls scheduled with her collaborators on the new film. “So I was on a conference call with our original financiers and producers, a couple of them, and saying, ‘Hey, so here’s the status upda...
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The Suicide Squad’: How Cancellation of ‘Akira’ Allowed James Gunn to Cast Taika Waititi

Gunn originally envisioned a bigger role for his fellow MCU director in the Warner Bros. film, but a crowded schedule forced a quick change.
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Superhero Bits: ‘The Boys’ Rumored for Early Season 4 Pick-Up, Zombie Hunter Spider-Man Coming from Hot Toys & More

(Superhero Bits is a collection of stories, updates, and videos about anything and everything inspired by the comics of Marvel, DC, and more. For comic book movies, TV shows, merchandise, events, and whatever catches our eye, this is the place to find anything that falls through the cracks.) In this edition of Superhero Bits: The Boys may have been renewed for season 4 already Spider-Man will have a year-long 60th anniversary celebration in 2022 More voices have been confirmed for Marvel’s Wha...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, Benedict Cumberbatch, News, Instagram, Time, Marvel, Features, Iron Man, Suicide Squad, James Gunn, Cw, Marvel Studios, Don Cheadle, David Ayer


James Gunn Has A Bunch To Celebrate As The Suicide Squad's US Premiere Coincides With GOTG's Anniversary

Needless to say, James Gunn is a very blessed man.
Tags: Religion, US, James Gunn


Fan-Made Campaign #FreeMvC2 Asks for Marvel vs. Capcom 2 Re-Release

Rights and licenses can make buying games quite a nightmare sometimes. It’s almost always why Marvel games and titles with a lot of licensed music are pulled from downloadable services. Marvel vs. Capcom 2 is one of these Marvel titles that was pulled from digital marketplaces, despite its legendary impact on fighting games and the culture at large. And now fans are starting a campaign to make this ’90s classic playable on modern hardware. #FREEMVC2 12 years since Marvel Vs. Capcom 2 was re-rel...
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Why ‘The Suicide Squad’ is not a sequel, according to James Gunn and Joel Kinnaman

When writer-director James Gunn agreed to make “The Suicide Squad,” he did so with the understanding that he wasn’t expected to follow closely, or at all, in the footsteps of the 2016 film debut of the DC Comics team of supervillains. “Frankly, the weirdness of doing a sequel that’s not a sequel was part of the appeal of it,” Gunn says on a recent video call. “Just because it’s so different. “I think “Alien” and “Aliens” is a good example,” he says of the first two films in the sci-fi franchise....
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Fantasia International Film Festival: Artistic Director Mitch Davis Celebrates 25 Years of Honoring Genre Cinema

Montreal’s Fantasia International Film Festival, North America’s largest genre dedicated film festival, will host a special pre-festival screening of James Gunn’s “The Suicide Squad” on Wednesday evening, before kicking off in earnest on Thursday and running Aug. 5-25. Much of this year’s event will be held online, as travel to and from Montreal is still […]
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Suicide Squad Director David Ayer Has Every Right to be Upset

David Ayer, director of the 2016 Suicide Squad, has taken to Twitter to discuss his experience shooting the film.Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Films, Social Issues, Suicide Squad, Warner Bros, James Gunn, Bright, Sabotage, David Ayer, Lee Smith, Ayer, Zack Snyder, Steven Price, Tim Grierson, Jame


Watched at Home: Top Streaming Films for the Week of July 29

Hey there, fellow couch potatoes! Wrath of Man continued to dominate this week’s DEG Watched at Home Top 20 list, taking the No. 1 overall spot for the second week in a row, followed closely by the debut of the comedy sequel The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard. A Quiet Place Part II and Nobody took spots No. 3 and 4, respectively, while Spiral: From the Book of Saw joined the list at No. 5. RELATED: James Gunn Gives Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 Update, Confirms When Filming Begins Eh, not too many o...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Harry Potter, Streaming, Jk Rowling, Warner Bros, Sony Pictures, James Gunn, Ryan Reynolds, Emily Blunt, MGM, Yellowstone, Morty, Rick, Spiral, SAW