Suicide Squad's win at the 2017 Oscars places it in the company of Stanley Kubrick, Leonardo DiCaprio and many others
“Academy Award-winning film Suicide Squad.” Let that roll around in your brain for a moment. Twitter certainly did: The minute David Ayers’ tepidly reviewed picture won the Oscar for Best Makeup, the social network immediately helped to put that win into context. Let’s take a look at the company in which the Squad‘s win places it:
To be fair, Stanley Kubrick didn’t have the benefit of Margot Robbie in hot pants.
Thankfully Suicide Squad didn’t have to wait quite as long as Leo did for its Oscar.
But roughly the same amount of shots of filthy prison interiors!
I have no comment on this.
The Pete’s Dragon one is really the one that hurts the most, you know?
Hey, Sandra Bullock is in this club as well.
Here’s a pretty comprehensive list if you needed some more context.