Melinda Newman

Suicide Squad

'Suicide Squad' Composer Steven Price on Writing Music with a 'Sleazy '70s Vibe'

When British composer Steven Price and director David Ayer first worked together on 2014’s World War ll epic Fury, Ayer encouraged Price “to make the music weirder.” It was advice that came in handy as they re-teamed for Suicide Squad, the Warner Bros. film based on the DC Comics band of antiheroes that opened Friday (Aug. 5).