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Sunday, October 07, 2018

"Joker" - Cops and Robbers



Sneak Peek more leaked action footage, plus images from the Brooklyn, New York subway set of the "Joker", starring Joaquin Phoenix written and directed by Todd Philips:


"...principal photography has begun on Warner Bros. Pictures' 'Joker', starring Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix in the title role...


"...directed, produced and co-written by Oscar nominee Todd Phillips.


"Joker” centers around the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone story not seen before on the big screen. 


"Phillips' exploration of 'Arthur Fleck' (Phoenix), a man disregarded by society...


"...is not only a gritty character study, but also a broader cautionary tale.


"The film also stars Zazie Beetz, Bill Camp, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen, Glenn Fleshler, Douglas Hodge, Marc Maron, Josh Pais  and Shea Whigham.


"Phillips directs from a screenplay he co-wrote with writer Scott Silver based on characters from DC. 


"The film is being produced by Phillips and Bradley Cooper under their Joint Effort banner, and Emma Tillinger Koskoff. 


"It is executive produced by Richard Baratta, Michael Uslan, Joseph Garner and Bruce Berman..


"Behind the scenes, Phillips is joined by director of photography Lawrence Sher, production designer Mark Friedberg, editor Jeff Groth and Oscar-winning costume designer Mark Bridges.


"A Warner Bros. Pictures presentation, in Association with Village Roadshow Pictures, in Association with BRON Creative, a Joint Effort Production, 'Joker' is set for release October 4, 2019, and will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures..."


""I take a lot of time and consideration when making decisions and what I'm gonna' work on," said Phoenix. "It feels unique, it is its own world in some ways, and maybe, mostly...


"...it scares the shit out of me or something. It might as well be the thing that scares you the most.


"I think, underneath the excitement of these films, and the size of them, there are these incredible characters that are dealing with real life struggles.


"And sometimes that is uncovered and exposed, and sometimes it isn’t..."



Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Joker"...




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