The Harley Quinn movie "Birds of Prey" easily won the box office over the weekend . . . but it only made $33.3 million, which is a big disappointment.  

As recently as last Thursday, the studio was expecting around $45 million in its opening weekend . . . while some industry experts said it was tracking to make around $60 million.

Here's this weekend's Top 10:

 1. NEW: "Birds of Prey" - $33.3 million

 2. "Bad Boys for Life" - $12 million

 3. "1917" - $9 million

 4. "Dolittle" - $6.7 million   

 5. "Jumanji: The Next Level" - $5.5 million 

 6. "The Gentlemen" - $4.2 million

 7. "Gretel & Hansel" - $3.5 million

 8. "Knives Out" - $2.4 million 

 9. "Little Women" - $2.3 million  

10. "Star Wars: Episode 9 - The Rise of Skywalker" - $2.2 million  

(BoxOfficeMojo)

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