With its February release date fast approaching, the official running time for Warner Bros. and DC Films’ Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) has been revealed, and it will be the shortest DC Extended Universe movie to date.
Comic Book is reporting that Birds of Prey will run for 108 minutes, making it the first DCEU release to clock in at under two hours (the previous shortest, Justice League, ran for exactly 120 minutes, while Harley Quinn’s first outing in Suicide Squad came in at 123 minutes for its theatrical release).
The R-rated Birds of Prey will see Margot Robbie’s Harley teaming up with Huntress (Mary Elizabeth Winstead), Black Canary (Jurnee Smolett-Bell) and Renee Montoya (Rosie Perez) to protect the young Cassandra Cain (Ella Jay Basco) from mob boss Roman Sionis, a.k.a. Black Mask (Ewan McGregor).
Cathy Yan (Dead Pigs) is directing Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) from a script by Christina Hodson (Bumblebee) with Margot Robbie reprising her Suicide Squad role as Harley Quinn alongside Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Fargo) as The Huntress, Jurnee Smolett-Bell (Underground) as Black Canary, Rosie Perez (Fearless) as Renee Montoya, Ella Jay Basco (Grey’s Anatomy) as Cassandra Cain, Ewan McGregor (Christopher Robin) as Black Mask, Chris Messina (Sharp Objects) as Victor Zsasz, Ali Wong (Black Box), Robert Catrini (Jack Reacher: Never Go Back), Steven Williams (The Chi), Dana Lee (Dr. Ken), Francois Chau (The Expanse, The Tick) and Matthew Willig (The Ballad of Buster Scruggs). It is set for release on February 7th 2020.