Birds of Prey shoots out like a cannon and never really lets up before the credits roll. An action-packed romp featuring some of the DC Universe’s most notorious bad guys, Harley Quinn’s latest adventure is equal parts fun and ridiculous. Director Cathy Yan put her foot on the gas and rarely let off, which both acted to the film’s benefit and detriment. Some of the featured characters are extremely interesting, and only a small amount of light is shed on them, at the expense of cinematic thrills and exciting anticipation.
Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie), is going through a rough patch. Her ex-boyfriend, who happens to be the Joker, left her in shambles. Harley takes to parties and violence to get through the devastating breakup. Her reputation, and life, in Gotham City is still protected by the Joker’s aurora, until the split becomes public knowledge. All of a sudden, everyone Harley ever wronged is at her doorstep. Her treacherous path even