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“Joker” Becomes The Highest Grossing Movie To Feature The Joker

Joker” is now DC’s highest grossing film to feature the dark knight’s nemesis and titular character. Surpassing even Christopher Nolan‘s “The Dark Knight“, Joaquin Phoenix‘s portrayal of the character has been labeled as a cinema masterpiece and a fresh new take in the superhero genre that is slowly but surely becoming stale.

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“Joker” Is About To Break The $1 Billion Mark

DC and Warner Bros. really hit the jackpot with Todd Phillips and Joaquin Pheonix‘s “Joker” film. The film has now become a staple of pop culture and is recognized by audiences globally, and considering how high scale of a risk this film was, that is definitely saying something. The film holds the highest R-rated opening to any film as of writing, and is the highest grossing R-rated film of all time. So how far has it gone?

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Jared Leto Is Angered By Joaquin Phoenix’s “Joker”

With all the commotion and controversy surrounding Joaquin Pheonix‘s version of the Clown Prince of Crime, it would be understandable to forget about the tragedy that was the “damaged” Jared Leto version of the character. This fact seems to have really upset the lead singer of the band Thirty Seconds to Mars, who played the character in the critical failure that was 2016’s “Suicide Squad“.

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“Joker” Review: The Rising Of The Phoenix For the Character

Wow what a movie. One of the best movies I have seen in a longtime. Full of questions and shocking moments as well as controversy and violence, this movie flips the genre what it is to be a comic book film on its head and then kicks it in the groin fifty times. Let me just start off by saying, this is a 5/5 star movie, a 10/10 star film, and despite its current 68% on Rotten Tomatoes and its 58% on Metacritic fans around the world are in love with the film. Even giving it a 90% audience rate on Rotten Tomatoes.

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Joaquin Pheonix’s “Joker” Had A Script That Was Rewritten Daily On Set

Often times rewrites to a script can potentially kill an entire move, especially when the movie is in the midst of filming. Although, the “Joker” film seems to be a whole new beast. Getting praise from critics already, this film is credited with being an original take on superhero films and comic book movies at a time when all of them are starting to feel the same.

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Chris Hemsworth Is Set To Play Wrestler Hulk Hogan In New Biopic

Eat your vitamins and say your prayers because Hulkamania is about to run wild. Chris Hemsworth, the actor behind the legendary god of thunder Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, is taking a break after his next Thor film to play the true god of thunder from the 80’s, none other than the Hulkster himself.

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Took Me By Surprise: What Will Joaquin Pheonix Bring To The Joker?

What Dreams (Or Nightmares) May Come?

From the creation of the Clown Prince of Crime to now, the world has seen many iterations of the most iconic villian in all medias of entertainment. So, at this point, after so many actors (with few greats) does Phoenix have to offer? Continue reading Took Me By Surprise: What Will Joaquin Pheonix Bring To The Joker?