With a name like Suicide Squad, the number of gruesome fatalities is expected to be high. With James Gunn at the helm, many characters met a striking and macabre end. Here are 15 Most Savage Deaths In Suicide Squad, Ranked.
1. The Soldier is Ripped Apart by King Shark: This unnamed soldier was ripped apart and then eaten alive, by a half man half shark.
2. Starro the Conqueror is murdered with a Javelin and eaten by thousands of rats: Harley Quinn and the army of Ratcatcher 2 ended the supervillain’s life.
3. Captain Boomerang is cut up and burned alive in an explosion: He is sliced and diced by the blades of a crashing helicopter. Finally he burns to death in the following explosion.
4. Savant dies as the explosive in his head detonates: During the attack on Corto Maltese, Savant goes from being a metahuman to a headless corpse. Amanda Waller kills him by detonating the device in his head.
5. Political Opponents and their loved ones get skinned alive: The victims of Starro the Conqueror and their gruesome deaths are on screen when The Thinker explains the murders to the Suicide squad.
6. Starro was tortured and forced to submit by The Thinker. As a result, when Starro breaks free and tears The Thinker apart.
7. Blackguard’s face is shot off: Blackguard betrays the squad during the attack on the shores of Corto Maltese. He betrayed the Squad and was shot soon after that.
8. Mongal, the alien warrior, was a new recruit to the Squad for the raid on Corto Maltese. She attempts to take on a helicopter and causes it to crash. Subsequently, an explosion occurs that kill her and few of the task force members.
9. Peacemaker stabs Colonel Rick Flag in the heart, who has been a survivor. Sadly, Peacemaker stabs him in the heart with a piece of rubble in a hand-to-hand combat.
10. TDK could separate his arms and use them to fight. He was a part of the Corto Maltese attack Squad. Here, his bloody, armless body was left to decay on the sandy beach after he was blown off.
11. Before dying in the explosion, Captain Boomerang kills a soldier. Captain Boomerang scalped a soldier and his scalp sliding off his face is a horrifying visual experience.
12. Polka Dot Man is a wannabe hero. He has lived an abused life. During his battle with Polka Dot Man, Starro squashes him to death. Therefore, only a splatter of blood and a few tattered remains of his uniform remain as proof of his existence.
13. Peacemaker’s Exploding Compression Bullets kill a soldier while sneaking into the enemy camp. When his target seems to survive, Peacemaker explains the Exploding Compression Bullets which take a moment to explode and kill.
14. Harley shoots Silvio Luna in cold blood allowing him to bleed to death. While he is dying, Quinn explains the reason for murdering him. She tells him that it was better to kill him rather than have another bad Ex BF on her hands.
15. General Mateo’s attempt to regain Corto Maltese fails when Starro comes into the battlefield. tarro killed the General but still controlled his corpse to do his bidding.
The movie was a hit. But it gave us a horrifying list of the 15 most savage deaths in suicide squad.