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Warner Bros. Releases a New Batch of "Joker" Promotional Images

"Joker": Todd Phillips, Scott Silver Make Script Available Online

Director Todd Phillips and co-writer Scott Silver made the subversive script available online.[caption id="attachment_1088095" align="aligncenter" width="600"] JOAQUIN PHOENIX as Arthur Fleck in Warner Bros Pictures, Village Roadshow Pictures and BRON Creative’s “JOKER,” a Warner Bros Pictures release.[/caption]Trying to live a normal life in a morally-bankrupt Gotham City, Fleck starts to break from a series of[...]

Warner Bros. Releases a New Batch of "Joker" Promotional Images

Golden Globes Film Nominations: 'Marriage Story','The Irishman', 'Joker' Lead the Way

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood also scored five nominations, while Joker scored four nominations, including Best Picture-Drama, Best Actor for Joaquin Phoenix, Best Score, and Best Director for Todd Phillips Surprises include a complete shut-out for Uncut Gems, The Two Popes getting a Best Picture nod, Little Women NOT being nominated in the Best[...]

Todd Phillips Clarifies "Joker" Sequel Rumors

Despite conflicting reports between The Hollywood Reporter and Deadline Hollywood, director Todd Phillips cleared the air regarding any discussions about a sequel to Joker He spoke to Indiewire about what really happened in his meetings with Warner Bros and star Joaquin Phoenix.[caption id="attachment_918211" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Todd Phillips, photo byDFree /[/caption] The Reporting Dispute THR reported Phillips[...]

Warner Bros. Releases a New Batch of "Joker" Promotional Images

**UPDATED** "Joker": Todd Phillips in Talks for Sequel, Expand Into DC Origins Stories

We will continue to update as we learn more.Joker director Todd Phillips is in discussions with Warner Bros to develop a sequel to the film, which crossed $1 billion recently If confirmed, screenwriter Scott Silver will also return, according to The Hollywood Reporter.[caption id="attachment_1088085" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Caption: JOAQUIN PHOENIX as Arthur Fleck in Warner Bros[...]

Warner Bros. Releases a New Batch of "Joker" Promotional Images

'Joker' Has Now Grossed $1 Billion Globally

Hopefully this streak of character-focused single stories can continue to bring success to Warners and interesting stories to the masses.Joker, directed by Todd Phillips, and starring Joaquin Phoenix, Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen, Shea Whigham, Bill Camp, Marc Maron, and Robert De Niro is in theaters worldwide now. Joker came out seven weeks ago[...]

Warner Bros. Releases a New Batch of "Joker" Promotional Images

"Joker": "Deadpool" Ryan Reynolds Congratulates New R-Rated King

The film playing at the time of the shooting was The Dark Knight Rises.Director Todd Phillips drew inspiration from Martin Scorsese’s earlier films Taxi Driver (1976) and The King of Comedy (1982) Robert De Niro, who plays talk show host Murray Franklin in Joker, starred in both films.The film stars Phoenix, De Niro, Zazie Beetz,[...]

Warner Bros. Releases a New Batch of "Joker" Promotional Images

Todd Phillips Says His Joker Might Not Even Be the Joker

WARNING FOR MINOR SPOILERSIn a recent interview Joker director/co-writer Todd Phillips said that the Joaquin Phoenix version might not even be the actual Joker who will eventually face off against Batman.It's bad enough that the discourse already reached a disturbing level but Phillips is doing nobody any favors Historically, Arthur Fleck becomes the traditional[...]

Marc Maron goes after Todd Phillips' Comedy Comments

Marc Maron Goes After Todd Phillips' Comedy Comments

Comedian Marc Maron wasn't shy about having comments for Todd Phillips in light of the Joker director saying he quit comedy because of "woke culture."Maron's addressed the comments in an episode of his podcast, WTF With Marc Maron (via The Playlist). “There’s plenty of people being funny right now Not only being funny but being really fucking[...]

Woke Culture Didn't Kill Comedy

Sorry Todd Phillips But Woke Culture Didn't Kill Comedy

If anything, it's shown that comedians can survive if they're able to adapt with modern times.Taika Waititi joined the conversation when he called out fellow filmmaker Todd Phillips' on Twitter.  During an interview with Vanity Fair, Phillips said said he quit making comedy movies because of "woke culture."Here's what Phillips had to say: “Go try to[...]

Joker Director Todd Phillips Confirms an R-Rating Plus a New Image

"Joker" Director: "People Are Going to Be Mad."

Most of us have seen the trailer to Todd Phillips' Joker movie by now--- the enigmatic, moody, and tense feel of the movie just drips off of the screen, with Joaquin Phoenix playing a man with a clown obsession that might be far from healthy.Speaking recently with Empire, Phillips says that his Joker movie is[...]

'Joker': First Teaser Trailer for Todd Phillips' Upcoming Origin Film!

Pictures presentation at CinemaCon 2019, we're are getting our first look at the new teaser trailer for Todd Phillips‘ upcoming Joker origin film - set to be unleashed upon an unsuspecting Bat-universe.Set to open wide on October 4th and starring three-time Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix in the DC Comics' iconic villain role, the following look at[...]


New 'Joker' Poster Urges to "Put On A Happy Face"

While we're waiting for a new teaser trailer for Todd Phillips' upcoming Joker origin film (coming on April 3rd), how about a better look at the poster he shared this morning?Featuring three time Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix in the iconic DC Comics role, the poster has an interesting (and completely appropriate) tagline of "put on a happy face":Joker[...]

Teaser Trailer for Todd Phillips' 'Joker' Coming on Wednesday

One of those may NOT be a CinemaCon exclusive, because the first teaser trailer for Todd Phillips' upcoming Joker film starring Joaquin Phoenix as the Clown Prince of Crime will hit tomorrow, Wednesday April 3rd.We know this because director Phillips shared this post on his Instagram, complete with a poster and an assurance that the teaser[...]

Chris Hemsworth to Play Hulk Hogan in Todd Phillips-Directed Biopic

Chris Hemsworth will play another larger-than-life figure as wrestling icon Hulk Hogan in a biopic directed by Todd Phillips.[caption id="attachment_991553" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chris HemsworthPhoto by Tinseltown /[/caption]Phillips working alongside his The Joker scribe Scott Silver will reunite to work on the film Joining them is John Pollono, who will co-write the script with[...]

Zazie Beetz Reveals MASSIVE Rewrites on Todd Phillip's 'Joker'

Literally, we would go into [director/co-writer Todd Phillips’] trailer and write the scene for the night and then do it .. During hair and makeup we'd memorize those lines and then do them, and then we'd reshoot that three weeks later We had to do everything then because Joaquin [Phoenix] had lost so much weight[...]

Todd Phillips Shares Yet Another 'Joker' BTS Photo- It's…Okay?

Director Todd Phillips just loves to share images of his upcoming Joker film starring Joaquin Phoenix.We're not complaining really, its just.....strange.Today, Phillips shared this [actually interesting, what?!] image of Phoenix taking a smoke break on set in costume on his Instagram account, crediting the image to Niko Tavernise: View this post on Instagram  On set[...]

'The Joker' Test Footage Reveals Joaquin Phoenix's Disturbingly Simple Clown Prince of Crime

[caption id="attachment_920740" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Warner Bros.[/caption] Not content with just giving us scenes from the set or basic test footage, director Todd Phillips took to his Instagram account on Friday to offer up another camera test teaser of Joaquin Phoenix in The Untitled Joker Movie / The Joker - except this one's a little more befitting of[...]