This episode of the DC Drop podcast takes a look at the first trailer for Birds of Prey and we do a review of Joker.
Posters for Birds of Prey
Trailer for Birds of Prey – YouTube
- ~ 2 minutes
- Lots of Harley Quinn, little Birds of Prey
- Quick glimpses of other characters
- Bud and Lou (hyenas)
- Ewan McGregor as Black Mask
- Margot’s accent
- Black Canary’s singing rattling water, tells Harley to focus
- Story of emancipation – Harley from Joker, Helena from family?, Renee from police work?
- Lack of recognizable costumes
Box office for Joker
- Cinemascore – B+
- Mostly positive reviews
- Domestic opening weekend ($96 million – #1 October opener, #4 Rated R)
- International opening weekend (over $150 million)
- Total – ($248 million)
Review for Joker
- Non-spoiler thoughts
- Joaquin Phoenix
- Who is it for?
- Arthur Fleck
- Other Characters
- Laughing condition (Pseudobulbar Affect?)
- Joaquin as Joker/Batman universe connections
- Entertainment value
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