Interview with JOKER director Todd Phillips

Directed by Todd Phillips, JOKER is the filmmaker’s original vision of the infamous DC villain, an origin story infused with, but distinctly outside, the character’s more traditional mythologies. Phillips’ expl...
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JOKER

Joker (USA / Caanda / 16 / 122 mins)   In short: No laughing matter   Directed by Todd Phillips. Starring Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, Brett Cullen, Bill Camp, Shea Whigham.   The Plot: G...

Must Watch: First Footage of Joaquin Phoenix As JOKER Arrives

“I used to think my life was a tragedy, but now I realise it’s a comedy.” Dark and disturbing first trailer for director Todd Phillips’ dark and gritty standalone film starring Joaquin Phoenix as the homicidal Clown Prince of Crime. Check it out below. ...

You Were Never Really Here – Interview with Lynne Ramsey

The latest film in Lynne Ramsay’s already stellar filmmaking career is getting her some of her best reviews yet. The lean, intense and truly surprising You Were Never Really Here stars Cannes best actor winner Joaquin Phoenix as a traumatised war veteran, unbu...

Joaquin Phoenix in Talks for DC’s Joker Origin Film

It appears that Joaquin Phoenix is gearing up to join the DC Universe with Variety hearing word that the ‘Inherent Vice’ and ‘The Master’ star is in talks for the untitled Joker origin movie that has Todd Phill...

Joaquin Phoenix and Gus Van Sant Teaming for John Callahan Biopic

‘To Die For’ actor Joaquin Phoenix and director Gus Van Sant are reuniting for ‘Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot,’ the long in-development biopic of quadriplegic cartoonist and musician John Callahan, says Variety. Phoenix will portray Callahan, who wa...

Joaquin Phoenix In Talks For THE SISTERS BROTHERS

‘Inherent Vice’ and ‘Irrational Man’ star Joaquin Phoenix is reportedly in talks to join John C. Reilly for the Patrick DeWitt adaptation ‘The Sisters Brothers.’ Set against the backdrop of the great Califor...

Affleck and Phoenix Reunite For FAR BRIGHT STAR

Casey Affleck is set to make his narrative directorial debut with the 1916-set period western ‘Far Bright Star,’ with his ‘I’m Still Here’ collaborator and brother-in-law Joaquin Phoenix starring. An adaptat...