Arthur Flec is a failed stand-up comedian who is driven insane to become the Joker and introducing the world to one of the greatest supervillains of all time.
Joker is the critically acclaimed psychological thriller film based on the extremely popular DC Comics character Joker. The story centres on the iconic arch-nemesis and is an original, standalone story not seen before on the big screen.
The exploration of Arthur Fleck (Joaquin Phoenix), a man disregarded by society, is not only a gritty character study, but also a broader cautionary tale. In the film, Arthur Fleck is driven to insanity and becomes the infamous psychopathic murderer.
The movie has been well received with audiences all over the world with many praising the gritty take on the world of the Joker. Joker also crossed the $1 billion mark in global ticket sales, making it the first R-rated film in history to do so.
The film is now eyeing Oscar attention with critics and audiences hailing Phoenix’s performance as one of the best of his career. We really liked this movie and highly recommended it. If you do get the chance, go and check it out!