Suicide Squad - DC's ambitious 2016 supervillain film raised great expectations with a talented director, superb cast and chilling first trailer, yet the film flopped miserably upon release. This is a deconstruction of how its failure came to be, including a look at its script, plot devices, characterisation and directoral methods.
Wonder Woman is a triumph for women and the DCEU. Not only is the message, impact and meaning extremely important and successful, but the film is also brilliant. Jenkins masterfully balances the inevitable cheese of Wonder Woman's ethos with a compelling and sleek genre-bending style. Wonder Woman is comfortably the best film of the DC Extended Universe and one of the best blockbuster films of 2017 so far. Wonder Woman result: A