It is clear to everyone that the excitement among fans about James Gun’s upcoming DC film is huge. But now we have hard numbers.
Deadline reports that the Red Band (R-rated) trailer of The Suicide Squad has seen more than 150 million views on YouTube and other social media sites, beating Mortal Kombat, which saw 116 million views in its first week in February Was when it released.
Gun shared the Deadline article on Twitter and wrote, “151.1 million times a week, to be exact. Thanks again, everyone who saw there! “
Suicide Squad, both written and directed by Gunn, is a soft reboot of the 2016 original and is about the titular supervillainer-forced-to-super-superhero team. It brings back Viola Davis, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnan and Jay Courtney as Amola Waller, Harley Quinn, Rick Flagg and Captain Boomerang respectively.
Idea played by Bloodsport, Peacemaker, The Thinker, Blackguard, Polka-Dot Man, Sawant, Arm-Fall-of-Boy, Ratchacker, King Shark, Weasel, The Javelin, and others Elba, John Cena, Peter Capali, David Destmalchian , Michael Rucker, Nathan Fillion, Daniela Melschior, Steve Agee, Sean Gunn and Fula Borg, respectively, make their debut in the film.
There have been two trailers for the film so far, and both have generated a lot of excitement and excitement among DC fans.
Mortal Kombat, directed by debutant Simon McQuoid, is based on a fighting video game franchise of the same name. It is a reboot of the previous film series and features a new story, cast and crew. Its R-rating suggests that it will lean too much into the serious roots of the video game franchise. Louise Tan, Jessica McNamee, Josh Lawson, Tadanobu Asano, Mehkad Brooks, Ludy Lin, Chin Han, Joe Taslim and Hiroyuki Sanada star.