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Robert De Niro in 2017

Robert De Niro May Be Joining Joaquin Phoenix in The Joker Origin Movie

Mere days after the confirmation that yes, Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix will indeed be starring as The Joker in an origin movie, we've got a bit more casting news.[caption id="attachment_891040" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Robert De Niro at the We Stand United Rally on on January 19, 2017, in New York City Credit: JStone /[/caption]The Hollywood Reporter says that[...]

Joaquin Phoenix in 2018

Joaquin Phoenix Talks His "Character Study" Joker Movie

Thrice Oscar-nominated actor Joaquin Phoenix is gearing up to play one of the most infamous villains in comic book history: Batman's main nemesis, The Joker After circling the WB film, confirmation came just this week that Phoenix would be slipping into the role of the Clown Prince of Crime in a solo film which will reportedly[...]

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Joaquin Phoenix Plays Coy About Whether He's Playing the Joker

Joaquin Phoenix has been long rumored to play the lead role in the movie, but no one is saying one way or another Phoenix himself continues to play coy in a new interview with Fandango. “I don’t know… it could be an interesting character, I don’t know,” Phoenix said with a bit of a mischievous grin[...]

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Joaquin Phoenix in Talks for Joker Role in Solo Film Directed by Todd Phillips

The Hangover director Todd Phillips is making a standalone Joker flick for Warner Bros., and Joaquin Phoenix is the top choice of the studio to play the Joker, according to a report from THR Phoenix and Phillips beat out past prospects for the solo Joker movie, which once included Leonardo DiCaprio.[caption id="attachment_789356" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Editorial[...]

Joaquin Phoenix On His Blockbuster Reluctance

Remember that time two years back when Joaquin Phoenix was rumored to play the title character in Marvel's Doctor Strange? The part ultimately went to Benedict Cumberbatch, but it turns out Phoenix, star of films like the The Master and Inherent Vice, did meet with producers.The actor tells Time Out London that he has major[...]

Joaquin Phoenix and M. Night Shamalyan Re-team for New Film

Joaquin Phoenix will re-team with his Signs director M Night Shyamalan for an untitled project, according to The Hollywood Reporter They also confirm Shyamalan will direct the picture, produced by Jason Blumhouse, whose Blumhouse Productions brought us such films as the Insidious series, Oculus, and award-darling Whiplash (perhaps the scariest of the lot).The project is[...]

More Doctor Strange Casting Rumors

The website This is Infamous has a new report up claiming that Marvel has tired of trying to convince Joaquin Phoenix to take the role of Doctor Strange and have offered it up to Ethan Hawke.Now, this is the same website that told us Boardwalk Empire's Jack Huston was up for the role less than[...]

Joaquin Phoenix As Doc S… In Paul Thomas Anderson's Inherent Vice

Its the story set in the late 60's about a private detective named Doc Sportello (Joaquin Phoenix) who gets mixed up in a caper involving his ex-girlfriend (Katherine Waterston) and a plot to kidnap a billionaire land developer (Eric Roberts) Also in the cast are Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson, Reese Witherspoon, Martin Short, Jena Malone[...]

Emma Stone Joining Joaquin Phoenix In Woody Allen's Next Film

Variety reports Joaquin Phoenix has himself a leading lady for Woody Allen's next film, and it's Allen's leading lady from his last film, Emma Stone.Actually, going from romancing Colin Firth in Magic in the Moonlight to Joaquin Phoenix here actually makes this age difference not quite as glaring, though it's still sizeable Par for the[...]

Joaquin Phoenix Joins Woody Allen's Next Film

Joaquin Phoenix is the first actor to be cast in Woody Allen's next film, which of course has no title or plot details yet and won't for quite a while.Whatever the film is, it will certainly be interesting to see Phoenix and Allen collaborate, mixing their seemingly very different energies and styles Now, who will[...]

Second Trailer For Spike Jonze's Her – A Man Falls In Love With An Artificial Intelligence

I'm under embargo on Spike Jonze's Her until early next year but I can tell you with great enthusiasm to watch this trailer, because this trailer is great.[youtube][/youtube]Joaquin Phoenix just makes that moustache fade away.And, on the off chance you didn't know the voice, that's Scarlett Johansson as Samantha, the operating system.Wish I could say[...]

Watch: Trailer And Two Clips From James Gray's The Immigrant

Hopefully on a big screen as part of its wide release.Here's a new trailer and two clips from the film, featuring Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Renner and Joaquin Phoenix and some brief NSFW nudity.[youtube][/youtube][youtube][/youtube][youtube][/youtube][...]

Listen: Karen O's The Moon Song From Spike Jonze's Her

I was rather smitten with the trailer for Spike Jonze's Her.I commented at the time about the use of Aphex Twin's Avril 14th in the trailer but there was another track in there that I didn't recognise.It later transpired that this was a new song from the Yeah Yeah Yeah's Karen O, which will be[...]