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The release of The Suicide Squad is finally almost upon us, and the first critical reactions are starting to roll in. It sounds as though the wait will have been worth it.

Here are a few of the first reactions.

The Suicide Squad is due to hit theaters on Aug. 5, 2021 in the U.S. (The film will hit HBO Max either on Aug. 5 or Aug. 6. No clear information has been provided by the service as of yet.) It will be in theaters in the U.K. on July 30.