• 2019
  • R
  • 122 min
  • USA, Canada
  • crime, drama, thriller

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

Writers: Scott Silver, Todd Phillips

Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen

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.

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  • Todd Phillips
    Todd Phillips
    American screenwriter and film director Todd Phillips made his first while a junior at NYU and it went on to become one of the biggest grossing student films at the time, even getting a limited theatrical release.; the feature-length documentary “Hated: GG Allin and the Murder Junkies” He is best known for directing the comedy films Road Trip, Old School, The Hangover, and Due...

Main Cast


Tagline: Put on a happy face.

Certificate: R

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


Producer: Emma Tillinger Koskoff, Bradley Cooper, Todd Phillips

Editor: Jeff Groth

Casting: Shayna Markowitz

Director of photography: Lawrence Sher

Original music composer: Hildur Guðnadóttir

Costume design: Mark Bridges

Executive producer: Bruce Berman, Michael Uslan, Richard Baratta, Walter Hamada, Joseph Garner, Aaron L. Gilbert, Jason Cloth

Production design: Mark Friedberg

Details and Technical Specs

Runtime: 122 min

Country: USA, Canada

Language: English

Sound Mix: SDDS, Dolby Atmos, Datasat, Dolby Digital

Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1

Color: Color