Joaquin Phoenix

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Associated Press
October 27, 2019 - 1:59 pm
Put on a happy face. "Joker" is No. 1 again. Todd Phillip's R-rated comic-book hit regained the top spot at the weekend box office in its fourth week of release, narrowly besting "Maleficent: Mistress of Evil." The Warner Bros.' sensation, starring Joaquin Phoenix, took in $18.9 million in ticket...
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Scoot
October 07, 2019 - 10:12 am
If Jack Nicholson set the standard for “creepy” movie characters, then Joaquin Phoenix has challenged that standard with his performance in “Joker,” a performance that should earn Phoenix an Oscar nomination. So convincing is Phoenix in the role of Arthur Fleck, a failing stand-up comedian with...
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WWL Newsroom
October 06, 2019 - 12:22 pm
The filmmakers and studio behind “Joker” have reason to put on a happy face. Despite concerns over its violent themes and ramped up theater security, audiences flocked to the multiplex to check out the R-rated film this weekend resulting in a record October opening. Warner Bros. said Sunday that “...
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