Suicide Squad may have landed up in a storm of criticism in the past few days after its release on August 5. But chill! There’s more on the cards than you anticipated. After its historic 145 M$ opening week, the cast declared their willingness to come back with a sequel, if the audience had their say.
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Well, you must be aware of the buzz about the confirmed Harley Quinn spinoff, which is on the way. As expected, Joker will be associated with the movie somehow or the other.
Jared Leto, playing the part of Joker, expressed the willingness to return, stating that the film was the introduction to the new version of Joker, but added that everything pivoted around the reaction from the audience. Have a look at what he said:
“This film is about the Suicide Squad and their attempts to successfully complete their mission. The Joker story is really a parallel story – something which is separate from the overarching mission of this film. I could imagine the Joker coming back but it depends on if people respond.”
With DC’s immense potentialities at the disposal, nothing is impossible. After David Ayer’s big hit, there is a plan to launch full spin-off sequels of each of the characters of Suicide Squad. These are not just a part of the buzz that is in the air. Irrespective of the criticism, just imagine standalone stories of these epic individuals would come out to be. Take a first and exclusive look at the 7 Spin-offs Suicide Squad is destined to have in near future.
1. Suicide Squad Spin-off : Deadshot
Will Smith’s Deadshot spin-off is the most obvious and well deserved for the character.
Deadshot became a part of the buzz not just because of the portrayal by a huge Hollywood star but also by the fact that the character pulled a great deal of audience on its own. The character was first introduced in live action via Arrow, the TV series. The portrayal of Mike Row helped to popularize the character among the fans. Though Mike was ruled out for the movie. Most of the fans will agree that the Deadshot story line has all the blockbuster elements in it Lets get a history check on Deadshot’s comic book storyline, to explore some possibilities. Floyd Lawton, appeared as a professional assassin in the 1950 ‘Batman’, and over the years has undergone the transformation. Now with the armored look and wrist-mounted guns, he has turned out to be an unpredictable opponent. He loves his daughter Zoe, but thanks to the violent life he lives, he avoids her. And who can rule out Riddler’s entry and the Deadshot-Batman faceoff. With all these stories chaining up in the new Suicide Squad spin-off, you will have a great epic waiting for you.
2. Suicide Squad Spin-off : Captain Boomerang
Another Suicide Squad spin-off buzz is about this talented stealing supervillain. He is an assassin noted for the use of his deadly boomerangs. There’s a lot of attributed pouring in from the fans- unpredictable, mouthy and rugged. Describing himself as an “absolute bogan”, Courtney is ready to deliver a complete story of his standalone character right from the start. He was actually a crook, hired in “Flash” #117 (1960), as a spokesman of a toy company in the city. His knack of using Boomerangs gained him fanfare and after a long journey, he landed up in Suicide Squad. There were other purposes like explosions where he could ploy the device.