Clearly, we might be discussing the occasions of The Suicide Squad, so when you have not seen it but, this will get into spoilers. Think about your self warned.
As we mentioned with Joel Kinnaman, he was fairly thrilled for the prospect to come back again and play Rick Flag once more in a job the place he might inject some enjoyable and humor into the characters as an alternative of being, his phrases, a “plot donkey.” However, alas, Kinnaman’s Rick Flag perishes by the hands of John Cena’s The Peacemaker – one of many solely deaths within the film not performed for laughs – going as far to point out Flag’s coronary heart being punctured in order that there’s little doubt Flag isn’t going to get better from this one.
I requested Kinnaman about that scene particularly. If he although, perhaps, there was a manner for Flag to outlive these accidents for future installments, and if he had his hopes dashed when he lastly noticed the completed animation of Flag’s coronary heart cease beating.
“Nicely, we’ll see,” says Kinnaman. “No, I believe for those who carry everybody again to life, then there are not any stakes. Then you definately’re simply taking part in video games.” However then he added, “However we’re figuring some issues out. There are different variations of this, as effectively.”
Nicely that doesn’t appear fairly as definitive as one might need thought whereas watching Flag’s coronary heart actually cease beating. So, what does different variations imply?
Kinnaman clarifies, “No, no, no. There’s a timeline that occurs earlier than.” Then Kinnaman, in all probability properly, stopped speaking about that.
Okay, so, it appears like we, simply perhaps, haven’t seen the final of Kinnaman as Rick Flag. And who is aware of, contemplating what number of characters are killed off within the first half hour of The Suicide Squad, (that is me purely speculating) perhaps a bunch of them will get adventures set earlier than the occasions of this film. However I do get pleasure from Kinnaman as Flag (particularly, as he stated, with extra humor within the newest model) so perhaps this “different model” in a “timeline that occurs earlier than” will turn out to be a actuality.
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