Tag: Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad Kills It with Characters; Almost Dies of Incoherence

Suicide Squad is a story of anti-heroes. “The worst of the worst” as director Amanda Waller (Viola Davis) describes them—a woman who self-admittedly specializes in “getting people to act against their own self-interests.” When Waller perceives a gap in her nation’s ability to address threats from meta-humans (i.e. individuals with extraordinary abilities like being able […]

Movie News: Academy Award Diversity Issues, Preview Reviews for Suicide Squad and Term Life

On this week’s episode of GeekScholars Movie News, the hosts begin by playing ‘Never Tell Me the Odds’ addressing the probability that: The Academy Awards’ new rules will affect diversity The Big Short will win Best Picture The delay of Star Wars: Episode VIII will affect its performance Another Terminator movie gets made The GeekScholars close out the show with Preview […]