There was no way a film as high-profile as "Suicide Squad" was going to avoid an Honest Trailer for long.
Screen Junkies released the latest video in the parody series Tuesday, and it didn't go easy on the Warner Bros. action flick. The trailer poked fun at not just the movie itself, but the studio's recent struggles, down to even the "Suicide Squad." Pointing out that the trailer called the protagonists the "worst heroes ever," the narrator gleefully quips, "Way to go, guys. You Honest Trailer-ed yourself!"
Will Smith, Margot Robbie, and Jai Courtney are credited for their "great performances," but the rest of the cast isn't so lucky. Jared Leto's Joker, in particular, comes under fire -- and not just for his absence (although many fans didn't like that). The narrator describes his portrayal as an "interpretation that combines James Franco in 'Spring Breakers' with Ace Ventura and a cat." Eesh.
Watch below to see if you agree or not.
Figuring they're all expendable, a U.S. intelligence officer decides to assemble a team of dangerous, incarcerated supervillains for a top-secret mission. Now armed with government weapons, Deadshot (Will Smith), Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie), Captain Boomerang, Killer Croc and other despicable inmates must learn to work together. Dubbed Task Force X, the criminals unite to battle a mysterious and powerful entity, while the diabolical Joker (Jared Leto) launches an evil agenda of his own. Read More