During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Director: Todd Phillips
Joker gives its infamous central character a chillingly plausible origin story that serves as a brilliant showcase for its star -- and a dark evolution for comics-inspired cinema.
Tagline: Put on a happy face.
Genres: crime, drama, thriller
Keywords: street gang, dc comics, clown, villain, joker, based on comic, murder, criminal mastermind, stand-up comedian, mental illness, anarchy, subway train, tv host, 1980s, mother son relationship, origin story, brutal violence, gotham city
Categories: evil clown, mental illness, gotham, nihilism, criminal mastermind, psychopath, joker character, supervillain, subway, police chase, 1980s, mental institution, class differences, urban decay, civil unrest, based on comic, anarchy, riot, single mother, anger, mother son relationship, stand-up comedian, origin story, brutal violence, clown, subway train, insanity, bruce wayne character, thomas wayne character
Editor: Jeff Groth
Casting: Shayna Markowitz
Director of photography: Lawrence Sher
Original music composer: Hildur Guðnadóttir
Costume design: Mark Bridges
Production design: Mark Friedberg
Runtime: 122 min
Country: USA, Canada
Sound Mix: SDDS, Dolby Atmos, Datasat, Dolby Digital
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1