Todd Phillips “Joker” Final Trailer
Warner Bros. Pictures has released the Final Trailer for its up and coming American psychological thriller film Joker, based on characters from DC. The movie is directed by Oscar nominee Todd Phillips from a screenplay co-written with Scott Silver and stars Three-time Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker, alongside Oscar winner Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, and Frances Conroy.
The Film Set in 1981, Joker follows Arthur Fleck, a failed stand-up comedian who experiences violent thugs while meandering the roads of Gotham City dressed as a clown. Disregarded by society, Fleck begins a slow dissent into madness as he transforms into the criminal mastermind known as the Joker.
Watch Joker Final Trailer below:
“Director Todd Phillips “Joker” centers around the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone fictional story not seen before on the big screen. Phillips’ exploration of Arthur Fleck, who is indelibly portrayed by Joaquin Phoenix, is of a man struggling to find his way in Gotham’s fractured society. A clown-for-hire by day, he aspires to be a stand-up comic at night…but finds the joke always seems to be on him. Caught in a cyclical existence between apathy and cruelty, Arthur makes one bad decision that brings about a chain reaction of escalating events in this gritty character study.”
Joker will hit theaters on October 4, 2019.
Cover Photo Credit: Warner Bros. Pictures