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Peek Behind the Face Paint of Joker

January 13th, 2020Peek Behind the Face Paint of Joker

Get a closer look at the movie with the year's most Oscar® nominations, JOKER. Check out a few of our exclusive interviews and stories below.

Hero or Villain

AMC caught up with JOKER director Todd Phillips to discuss his dark origin story, which sees the mysterious clown as a hero who turns into a villain. Hear more about the approach and Joaquin Phoenix’s extraordinary performance.

Joker: First Comic Book Movie to Lead Oscar Nominees

No matter how you slice it, 2019 will be remembered as a historic year for the superhero and comic book movie genre. Earlier in 2019, Joe and Anthony Russo’s AVENGERS: ENDGAME dethroned AVATAR as the highest-grossing movie of all time. And now, Todd Phillips’ JOKER leads in Oscar nominations with an impressive 11 nods. How many do we think it can actually win come Oscars® night?

Joaquin Phoenix on Crafting Joker’s "Creepy" Look

The star's look is decidedly different from anyone who came before him. In an interview with CinemaBlend, Phoenix opened up about the process of finding his facial appearances, and here’s what he had to say about how he and director Todd Phillips landed on a look.

4 Reasons You Will Love Joker

If you haven't seen JOKER yet, put on a happy face. There are a number of reasons why you should be excited about this unique vision of the iconic DC villain. Check out our top four before you screen the film at the AMC Best Picture Showcase.

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