The long-anticipated Joker has started traveling around the world's movie theaters. This fresh take on the iconic Gotham City villain presents him as a mentally-troubled comedian, Arthur Fleck, who embarks on a downward spiral of social revolution and bloody crime. The movie, which currently is the.
Well, by sticking in the ’80s version of Zorro, the movie Joker seems to be making a fairly big acknowledgment that yes, at the end of the day, the only glimmer of light in this film is that this is a creation story about Batman. The fact that young Bruce Wayne saw a masked hero all in black on the big screen the day his parents were killed in front of him probably has a big influence on his.
The Joker isn't presented as a role model, but the movie does condemn those who do nothing to help the downtrodden get on their feet, which positions him as a somewhat sympathetic character. It also suggests that mental illness is one of the contributing factors to his villainous acts and behavior, which is troubling. The story disparages hate, anger, and unkindness, but it doesn't exactly.
Joker gives its infamous central character a chillingly plausible origin story that serves as a brilliant showcase for its star -- and a dark evolution for comics-inspired cinema. 68%.
This path brings him face-to-face with his alter-ego: the Joker.. The Waynes leave a movie theater to find the chaos in the streets. Thomas takes his wife Martha (Carrie Louise Putrello) and Bruce into an alley, but one clown follows them and tells Thomas he is getting what he deserves using the punchline that Arthur used on the Murray Franklin show. With that, he shoots Thomas and Martha.
But when I heard about this movie, I was instantly intrigued because, obviously, Joaquin Phoenix is one of the best actors we have today. Someone who’s really willing to do the full De Niro: the weight gain, make himself kind of batty, all just to fulfill a role. So I walked into this movie without having read much about it. I just knew it was an origin story. The only thing I read was a.
The Joker is an infamously extreme and formidable psychopathic crime lord from Gotham City, being at the very top of the city's criminal underworld, greatly feared by other crime bosses. Devoid of empathy or pity for anybody taking part in his wicked schemes either by intimidation or fraud, the Joker however, used to adore his on-and-off girlfriend and partner-in-crime Harley Quinn, doing his.
A tattooed Joker is pretty impressive but that it just falls a little bit short of a real Joker. Fans would be reasonable in demanding an iconic look. Well, the Joker is an entertainer if nothing else—other than a homicidal maniac—so it simply wouldn't do to skimp on presentation! The Joker knows that his own look is a bit of a costume, and he's ready to live up to the.