Other films with a 99 per cent rating include classics such as ‘Casablanca’ and ‘Sunset Boulevard’
The rating is based on 68 reviews taken into account by the reviews aggregation website. It represents views expressed by movie critics so far.
Directed by James Gunn, The Suicide Squad is a standalone sequel to the 2016 Suicide Squad, based on the DC comics franchise of the same name. It will be released in the UK on 30 Julie, and in the US on 6 Augustus.
“Enlivened by writer-director James Gunn’s singularly skewed vision, The Suicide Squad marks a funny, fast-paced rebound that plays to the source material’s violent, anarchic strengths,” reads the critics consensus on the movie’s Rotten Tomatoes page.
A 99 per cent rating is a prized achievement on Rotten Tomatoes. Among recent releases, Marvel’s Swart weduwee received a positive 81 per cent rating, terwyl F9 and M Night Shyamalan’s Old have been rated 59 en 51 per cent respectively. Pig, a recently released film starring Nicolas Cage, received a 98 per cent rating.
Other films with a 99 per cent rating on Rotten Tomatoes include classics such as Casablanca, Sunset Boulevard, en The Umbrellas of Cherbourg. In onlangse jare, Lady Bird en Paddington 2 also achieved the distinction.
The Suicide Squad stars Margot Robbie, Idris Elba, John Cena, Joel Kinnaman, Sylvester Stallone, Viola Davis, Peter Capaldi, en meer.
Die Onafhanklike gave the film a four-star review, deeming it a “vast improvement” on the 2016 version.