'Suicide Squad represents assisted suicide for the genre'
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Critic dismisses Suicide Squad box office figures

All-star supervillain escapade Suicide Squad has shrugged off dire reviews to earn an estimated $135m (£103m) in North America in its first weekend.

Cinemagoers ignored critics who dismissed it as "boring and unfunny" and "the worst of the worst".

Joe Morgenstern of the Wall Street Journal wrote a damning review of the film and PM's Eddie Mair asked how he felt after so many people had been to see it.

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