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'Joker' Is a Terrifyingly Realistic Window Into White Terrorism

We need to reckon with how closely Todd Phillips's villain mirrors real-life mass shooters, and the poisonous ideologies they subscribe to.
Noel Ransome
2 days ago
Film

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.
Josh Terry
9.10.19
Film

'Joker' Is Probably Headed to the Oscars After That Venice Win

Joaquin Phoenix's gritty comic book origin story just won the Venice Film Festival's top honor.
River Donaghey
9.8.19
Culture

The First People to See 'Joker' Say It's Absolutely Incredible

"It's a masterpiece."
River Donaghey
9.1.19
Film

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

The Todd Phillips-directed film hits theaters on October 4.
Josh Terry
8.28.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Joaquin Phoenix Is Absolutely Terrifying in the 'Joker' Trailer

"I used to think my life was a tragedy. But now I realize it’s a comedy."
River Donaghey
4.3.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

OK, Joaquin Phoenix Looks Absolutely Terrifying in Joker Makeup

We spoke too soon.
River Donaghey
9.21.18
Film

The World Is Getting Another Joker Movie Whether It Wants One or Not

Joaquin Phoenix will play the Joker in this new standalone movie that's not the Jared Leto one.
Nicole Clark
7.11.18
VICE TALKS FILM

Director Lynne Ramsay on 'You Were Never Really Here'

VICE sat down with the director to discuss her dark thriller starring Joaquin Phoenix.
VICE Staff
4.10.18
TL;DR

The Best Quotes from That Hilarious Joaquin Phoenix-Will Ferrell Interview

"In your personal life, are you sometimes a little bitch?"
Lauren Messman
4.3.18
Film

How to Tell if a Movie Is Oscar Bait

The roundly maligned 'Tulip Fever' is just the latest example of a serious movie that seriously stinks.
Brogan Morris
9.21.17
Film

Insta of the Week: #HurricaneJoaquin

Batten down the hatches.
Beckett Mufson
10.2.15
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