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A Roundup of All the Controversies Surrounding Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker'

From FBI warnings about incel violence to Aurora victims' response, the Todd Phillips-directed film is having a rocky rollout.


Joaquin Phoenix Had a Grueling Time Playing the 'Joker’

A 'New York Times' interview with the iconic actor details drastic weight loss, set walk-offs, and an all-around bad time.


Watch the Creepy Final Trailer for 'Joker,' Starring Joaquin Phoenix

The Todd Phillips-directed film hits theaters on October 4.


‘Injustice 2’ Is the DC Comics Crash Course I Never Knew I Wanted

Yes, I know Bats and Supes, sheesh. Who are all these other guys, though? OH, I SEE.


Gerard Way's Comic Book Romance

The former My Chemical Romance frontman weighs in on Young Animal, DC Comics, and his game-changing jump into sequential art.


For Girls Who Have Waited Decades, 'Wonder Woman' Finally Saves the Day

I adored 'Wonder Woman,' but I really needed this movie when I was a little girl.


Wonder Woman's Best Superpower Is Destroying Sexist Tropes

The latest and greatest installment in the DC Comics movie universe goes against the grain when it comes to toxic gender trends.


Sorry, Joker: Gotham City Is the Most Important Character in Batman

A video essay by Nerdwriter traces the history of the fictional metropolis from its origins to present day.


Superman Is a Total Dick in 'Injustice 2,' And It's Glorious

Supes is a real jackass in this game.


Why the 16-Panel Grid Is the Holy Grail of Action Comics

Take a lesson in pacing from this gritty, classic Batman comic.


Why Fewer Panels Make a Better Comic

The look and feel of DC Comics' 'The New Frontier' gets broken down in this week's episode of Strip Panel Naked.


Remembering the Breathtaking Dark Beauty of Comic Book Legend Bernie Wrightson

Stephen King, Guillermo del Toro, and more look back at the work of the 20th century master illustrator of horror, monsters, and suspense.