Joker

A stand-alone origin film, Joker starred Joaquin Phoenix as Arthur Fleck, a mentally disturbed man driven even more so by the cruelty of the world around him. He eventually becomes the Joker, leading a city-wide riot in 1980s Gotham City.

The film was directed by Todd Phillips and went on to not only gross over $1 billion dollars at the box office, but it also run major awards. Phoenix won both the Golden Globe and the Academy Award for his portrayal of the Clown Prince of Crime.

Joker went into wide release on Oct. 4, 2019.

Joker moves further up the all-time box office list

The billion-dollar benchmark is further and further in its rearview mirror, and Joker is just continuing to climb up the all-time highest-grossing list. Joker took...

Joker creeps up the all-time box office list

With the billion-dollar benchmark in its rearview mirror, Joker is just continuing to climb up the all-time highest-grossing list. Joker took in $2.82 million over...
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Todd Phillips talks his DC Black pitch

After seemingly endless rumors, Todd Phillips has confirmed that he did indeed pitch Joker as the first in a new label called DC Black....
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Joker becomes first R-rated film to break $1 billion

When Friday morning dawned, Joker sat in a very prestigious seat. Batting a disaster, it would break $1 billion sometime over the course of...

Joker inches closer to $1 billion in its sixth weekend

Joker had another great weekend around the world as it inches to an ever higher gross. For its sixth weekend, Joker took in $20.3 million...

Todd Phillips confirms Zazie Beetz fate in Joker

If you were left with any questions after seeing Joker about the fate of Zazie Beetz's Sophie, Todd Phillips has cleared it up. On the...

Joker takes second place at the weekend box office

Joker had another great weekend around the world as it inches to an ever higher gross. For its fifth weekend, Joker took in $37 million...
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Warner Bros. launches its Oscar campaign for Joker

It's that time of year in Hollywood when the studios start campaigning for the films that should be up for Academy Awards. It appears...

Joker falls to second place in weekend box office numbers

We knew the race for first place was close, and it most assuredly was. When the weekend box office numbers come out on Sunday those...

Joker scores a narrow win to regain the top spot at the box office

It was a tight race this weekend, but estimates have placed Joker back at the top of the box office in its fourth weekend. After...

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