Although The Suicide Squad – 91% did not obtain the expected earnings, the truth is that it was not bad at the box office considering the conditions of its premiere. In addition, the film was very well received by fans and specialized critics thanks to its successful humor and moments of extreme violence that place it among the best comic book adaptations of DC in recent years. For the company, a lot has to do with the vision of James Gunn, who has a particular style to approach superheroes as he did with Guardians of the Galaxy – 91% for Marvel. The director understands what the fans are looking for because he himself is a great lover of this world, so it was a pleasant surprise to see how he introduced us to these special characters.
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The cast was also well received among fans. Margot Robbie had already played Harley in Suicide Squad – 25% and Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of a Harley Quinn – 75%, but in this movie his character is closer to what we have seen in the comics, and the fact that he was not given such an unbalanced role played in his favor. The work of Daniela melchor as Ratcatcher was so accepted that she is expected to see her soon in another project. Idris Elba as Bloodsport worked perfectly, and everyone was delighted with King Shark and the improved return of Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flag.
But the one who definitely stole the spotlight was John Cena as Peacemaker. The character worked to make people laugh, but he was also deadly and dangerous with this moral blindness with which he moves through the world. Gunn was delighted with the actor and Warner Bros. Also, so it didn’t take long to fix a spin-off dedicated to the vigilante. The series of Peacemaker will premiere early next year in HBO Max.
John Cena He is more than delighted to continue exploring the character, who seems to have good intentions to obtain peace in the world, but who does not hesitate to cross legal and moral lines to fulfill his goal. On The Suicide Squad We see little of this vision, it is until the third act that the true mission of Peaceamaker is revealed to us, and the post-credits scene makes it very clear that there is still much to see in future adventures, but also in stories that explore his tragic past. .
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Of all the Peacemaker moments, one stands out from the audience: when he comes out in his underwear. This scene happens because everyone wakes up to a danger alert, but while the rest of the team slept in their clothes, Peacemaker had been left comfortably in their underwear. In addition to being a funny and unexpected moment, it is also curious how it is filmed, because the character always has an attitude of superiority and is ready to kill at the slightest provocation. Since it was so popular with the audience, Cena revealed to The Hollywood Reporter that we will see more of this in his mini series.
It seems that the first obsessed with seeing him in his underwear is himself James Gunn. Cena explained that in Peacemaker Not only will he be in his underwear, he will also dance like this and it was all the director’s insistence:
One: He is obsessed with my white panties and two: He likes to see me dance everywhere.
Gunn is known for making his characters dance, and he has done it himself to animate Groot in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – 82%.
The first images of Peacemaker, but his story is still well kept. What we know so far is that it will unfold after the fact in The Suicide Squad, but the character’s past will be explored. In fact, Robert Patrick will play his father, who in the comics is the one who causes this vision that the vigilante has of achieving peace through violence. The series will have 8 episodes and both Cena and Gunn hope to have more seasons.
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