of André Linken
The theatrical release of the DC film Birds of Prey: The Emancipation of Harley Quinn was anything but successful. In the US, he grossed just over $ 33 million on the first weekend, which is also a new negative record.

The premiere for the DC superhero film Birds of Prey: The Emancipation of Harley Quinn was anything but bad. With a few exceptions, the first reactions after the premiere in London were very positive. But at the box office the film with the actress Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) relentlessly smeared – and even set a new negative record.

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According to recent information, Birds of Prey (buy now) grossing just over $ 33 million on the first weekend in the U.S. In itself, this is not particularly intoxicating and is also below the expectations of both analysts and the producing film studio. The latter assumed 45 million as a starting result. At the same time, it is the DC film with the lowest earnings so far on the first weekend. Previously, the superhero film Shazam was last in this category with approximately $ 53 million. Even across brands, it's a very weak movie release: only the Marvel film X-Men: Dark Phoenix was even under $ 32.8 million as a superhero adventure.

Worldwide, Birds of Prey’s earnings to date are just over $ 81 million. Accordingly, the film is likely to recoup its production costs of $ 84.5 million in the next few weeks. However, there can definitely be no question of success. It is therefore questionable whether there will be further screen adventures with Harley Quinn.

Source: BoxOfficeMojo

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