“The studio cut is not my movie. Read that again.” - David Ayer

David Ayer Tweeted about Suicide Squad and His real life story

James Gunn Replied

All my love and admiration, friend. :heart::pray:

David Ayer’s another tweet from October 2020

For sure that became a factor - but the reason was BVS got chewed up by the critics, and the success of Deadpool - the studio leadership at the time panicked. Then major elements of my Cut were ripped out before I could mature the edit. Then Johns wrote pages I had to reshoot :relieved: