You know that movie, The Santa Clause? Where ostensibly, anyone who murders Santa gets to take up his mantle? What if popular comicbook characters pushed Santa off the colloquial roof? What if they became Santa for the night?
This last volume of Ostrander’s Suicide Squad collects issues #59-#66. Between Superman breathing down their necks and a trek through a nightmarish jungle, the stakes are appropriately high for the Squad.
Patty Jenkins’s Wonder Woman (2017) was a breathe of fresh air for Warner Brothers’s struggling DC Comics film universe. The film took the hype from the character’s introduction in Batman v. Superman (2016), really the best part of that movie, and flawlessly built on it in the standalone film.