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Suicide Squad Director Says James Gunn Could One Day Release ‘Ayer Cut’

James Gunn is reportedly open to releasing a director's cut of 2016's Suicide Squad, which David Ayer said is much better than the theatrical release.

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DC's Award Wins And Recent Sales Success Show A Different Way Forward

DC isn't the sales leader, but their recent successes and awards reveal that they're taking a different road than their marvelous competition.

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DC Universe Animated Movies Will Get Theatrical Releases

DC Studios co-chair and co-CEO James Gunn reveals that animated movies connected to the DC Universe will receive theatrical releases.

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How James Gunn And DC Turned Peacemaker Into A Comics Star

One of the DCEU's biggest successes was John Cena's role as Peacemaker. DC Comics has made sure to follow the popularity in the comics.

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DC's Jim Lee Praises DC Studios Co-Head James Gunn as an 'Ally' to Comic Readers

Jim Lee hails James Gunn and his alliance with DC Studios for bringing back excitement and relevance among comic book fans.

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GOTG's James Gunn Planned a Short Film Exploring How Rocket and Groot Met

Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn shares his plans for a short film about how Rocket met Groot while discussing Tibius Lark's backstory.

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Can Warner Bros. Afford James Gunn's New DC Universe?

With The Flash missing box office expectations, layoffs and content purges, can Warner Bros. Discovery afford the new DC Universe with James Gunn?

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DCU Boss James Gunn Explains Why Superhero Movies Have Been Lacking

DC Studios co-head James Gunn discusses why superhero movies have been lacking recently and how future productions can avoid the same fate.

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James Gunn Was Ready for Fan Backlash After Taking Over the DCU

DC Studios co-CEO James Gunn admits he was prepared for fan backlash after taking over the DC Universe, but stood ready for the challenge.

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The Flash Director Andy Muschietti Will Helm Batman Film The Brave and the Bold

After a week of rumors, James Gunn confirms that The Flash director, Andy Muschietti, will direct the new DCU Batman film, The Brave and the Bold

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The DCU Will NOT Use AI in Animation, Says James Gunn

DC Studios boss James Gunn rejects the notion that DC Universe animated projects will use AI instead of the actors' actual voices.

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The Flash Officially Makes James Gunn Canon in the DCU

The upcoming The Flash feature film officially cements studio co-chairmen James Gunn's place in the DC Universe as none other than himself.

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James Gunn Opens up About How His 'Demons' Have Changed

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 director James Gunn reveals his early career struggles with drug and alcohol abuse prior to his mainstream success.

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Superman: Legacy's James Gunn Addresses Lois and Clark Casting Reports

Superman: Legacy writer-director James Gunn responds to reports about who is in the running to play the DC film's titular hero and Lois Lane.

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10 Things James Gunn Gets Right About Superhero Movies Other Directors Miss

Through well-balanced humor and accurate portrayals, James Gunn sets himself apart as the best director in the superhero film genre.

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Definitive Ranking Of All Guardians of the Galaxy Playlist

Music is a big part of the Guardians of the Galaxy's MCU story, and fans have enjoyed official releases as well as Spotify playlists from James Gunn.

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GotG Vol. 3's James Gunn Explains Why Fans See the Same Actors in His Films

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 director James Gunn addresses his decision to continue working with the same actors for his various films.

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10 MCU Villains Adam Warlock Could Defeat

Adam Warlock is the Marvel Cinematic Universe's powerful new hero, who could give plenty of other MCU villains a run for their money in a fight.

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James Gunn's 10 Best Movies, According To IMDB

From the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise to Scooby-Doo, these are the very best films directed by legendary filmmaker James Gunn.

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13 Adam Warlock Comics To Read Before Guardians Of The Galaxy 3

Fans can expect Adam Warlock's MCU attendance to be significant, so it's worth getting acquainted with a few of his comics.