Birds of Prey Test Screenings Have Been Getting Positive Reactions

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By Bayani Miguel Acebedo | More Articles Star Wars nerd. Toy collector. Occasional Cosplayer.
July 11, 2019  04:16 PM

 

While everyone is waiting for Joker to come out in October, some fans have their eyes set to the film that comes after that, Cathy Yan’s Birds of Prey. The movie is set to come out early 2020, and it seems that test screenings have been going pretty well for the film.

As per Discussing Film:

Of course, having great test audience reactions don’t necessarily mean a movie is going to do well at the box office. It was said that reactions to Batman v Superman were overwhelmingly positive, but by the time the film came out, it was divisive among the audience. There was also a lot of talks that the cut of Suicide Squad that was shown to test audiences was way different than the one we got in theaters.

If anything, it seems that DC is finally sticking to its guns and respecting the directors’ visions this time around. If you watch the early days of the DCEU, it was like every film after Batman v Superman became rash edits in reaction the audience reception in the last movie—culminating in the dumpster fire that was Justice League.

For now, everyone is hoping at a first look of the new DCEU slate at SDCC 2019. While I’m expecting a full trailer for Joker, I’m also hoping we get teasers for Birds of Prey and Wonder Woman 1984. Is it too much to ask for a synopsis for The Batman or an update on the release of the Snyder Cut?

Birds of Prey is set to come out Feb. 7, 2020.

See Also: Birds of Prey: Dana Lee Talks His Character ‘Doc’ and His Relationship with Harley Quinn

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Bayani Miguel Acebedo is a pop-culture dork. When he's not scouring the internet for news on the latest movies and games, he's building Star Wars model kits and playing Overwatch. He's a huge Star Wars geek, and his favorite X-Wing pilot is Jek Porkins. He likes Kevin Smith and Jared Hess movies, and he also does cosplay. What a nerd.