Birds of Prey [and the Fabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn] Review


Birds of prey is a fantastic American superhero movie that is based on the DC Comic team Birds of Prey. It landed in the Cinema/Theatre this week and its a must-watch. Birds of Prey is a fun action movie, terrific performances and it has a smart script.

Birds of prey
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  • Director: Cathy Yan
  • Writer: Christina Hodson
  • Release Date: 7th February 2020.

Birds of Prey Cast

Below are the cast and role of this amazing movie.

  • Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Helena Bertinelli / Huntress

Helena Bertinelli is a vigilante who is the orphaned daughter of gangster Franco Bertinelli.

  • Ella Jay Basco as Cassandra Cain

Cassandra Cain is a young girl who has a contract killing placed upon her head by Sionis after she steals a valuable diamond from him.

  • Margot Robbie as Harleen Quinzel / Harley Quinn

Harleen Quinzel is a former-certified psychiatrist who became a criminal and joker’s accomplice/girlfriend and later became a part of the suicide squad.

  • Rosie Perez as Renee Motonya

Renne Motonya is an alcoholic and a cynical detective in the Gotham City Police Department, who is building a case against Sionis.

  • Chris Messina as Victor Zsasz

Victor Zsasz is a deranged serial killer and a henchman of Sionis, who carves a tally mark on his skin for each victim he claims.

  • Ali Wong as Ellen Yee

Ellen Yee is Montoya’s ex-girlfriend and a Gotham City district attorney.

  • Ewan McGregor as Roman Sionis / Black Mask

Roman Sionis/Black mask is a brutal and iron-fisted crime lord who threatens Cassandra and Harley

  • Jurnee Smollet-Bell as Dinah Lance / Black Canary and much more.

Dinah Lance is a vigilante with the metahuman ability of hypersonic screams, which she genetically inherit from her mother. She is also a singer in a club that is owned by Sionis



Harley Quinn narrates her life story, The joker breaks up with Harley throwing her out of the street. Doc took her in, the elderly owner of a Chinese restaurant. After recovering from the abusive relationship with the Joker, Harley cuts her hair and adopted a spotted hyena, takes up a roller derby, and blows up the Ace chemical plant where she pledged herself to the Joker.

Harley cripples Sionis’s driver and meets burlesque singer Dinah Lance, At a nightclub owned by Sionis. Harly was rescued by Dinah from abduction. Roman was impressed by Dinah’s skills and appoints her as his new driver. Renee Montoya investigates a series of mob killings carried out by a crossbow-wielding vigilante. However, Montoya gets to find Harley’s necklace at the scene of the Ace Chemicals explosion, Montoya knew that Harley is in danger without the joker’s protection. Montoya asked Dinah to be an informant on Roman for them but she refused.

Roman send Dinah a Victor Zsasz to retrieve a diamond embedded with the account numbers to the fortune of the Bertinelli crime family Who was brutally killed years ago. Cassandra steals the diamond from Zsasz but is arrested and swallows it.  Harley tried to flee from Montoya and several other people she has wronged but was captured by Roman’s men. Zsasz informed Roman that Cassandra has the diamond, and Dinah warns Montoya about Cassandra. As Roman tried to kill Harley, she offers to recover the diamond for him. Roman agrees but also places a bounty on Cassandra.   Breaking into the Gotham  City Police Department with a variety of non-lethal grenade launcher round, Harley frees Cassandra and they both escape to the evidence warehouse.

Doc is approached for information by the crossbow killer, Helena Bertinelli. Helena survived her family’s massacre and became a trained assassin, she has been targeting each of the gangsters responsible for the murder of her family. Harley’s apartment is bombed by criminals looking for Cassandra, Doc betrayed Harley and sold them out. Harley calls Roman and offers to turn Cassandra over in exchange for his protection, agreeing to meet at an abandoned amusement park. However, at the park, Montoya confronts Harley but was knocked out of a window. Zsasz arrives and made Harley unconscious before holding Dinah at gunpoint. Zsasz is killed by Helena, who reveals Zsasz as the last of her family’s killers.

Birds Of Prey Release Date


This amazing Movie was released in all Movie theater on the 7th of February 2020. Its really a Must Watch.