Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) ★½

I would not have expected a movie about a vibrant and energetic character to be so soulless and dull, but even worse is how brainless, lazy, and misandrist the script is, with an absurd amount of follies in the story, boring voiceover narration, and heavily choreographed fight scenes of men getting annihilated by strong female characters. Yet the film only felt the need to develop its women and make every man an underwritten and contemptible caricature. If the genders were switched, there would be an outrage.

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