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“Birds of Prey” is a fantabulous, feminist grenade

"Birds of Prey" is a fantabulous, feminist grenade

The patriarchy will be dismantled with hand grenades and hair ties. At least, that’s the impression I have after watching the campy, ultraviolent, and feminist AF “Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn).” Sounds like a practical plan. As Harley (Margot  Robbie) explains in the film’s opening …

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Birds of Prey review: Margot Robbie and the fantabulous redemption of DC

Margot Robbie, seen here sporting a shirt that will help you remember her character

Enlarge / Margot Robbie, seen here sporting a shirt that will help you remember her character’s name through the course of the film. Oh, and she’s also smiling while explaining how she and her cohorts may die within the next few minutes. It’s on par for the giddy insanity that …

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