Todd Phillips’ Joker, starring Joaquin Phoenix as the DC Comics villain, cemented its Oscar credentials after winning the Golden Lion at this year’s Venice Film Festival. At tonight’s award.
The movie already took home the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival earlier this month. In 2009, Heath Ledger posthumously won a best supporting actor Oscar for his portrayal of the evil clown.
According to The Wrap, Joker beat out such films Roman Polanski's An Officer and a Spy, James Gray's Ad Astra and Steven Soderbergh's The Laundromat to win this year's Golden Lion. Polanski's film the Grand Jury Prize, which is the runner up award. RELATED: Joker Box Office Projections Among the Highest For R-Rated Films.Joker premiered at the 76th Venice International Film Festival on August 31, 2019, where it won the Golden Lion, and was released in the United States on October 4, 2019. The film polarized critics. Although Phoenix's performance, the musical score, and the cinematography were praised, the dark tone, portrayal of mental illness, and handling of violence divided opinion and generated concerns.On the contrary, this is a deeply moral movie about the power of kindness. Much has been made of the film’s depiction of fat cats screwing over the little guy in a Gotham besieged by garbage.
JOKER smiles while your heart is breaking. Todd Phillips' intoxicating take on Gotham's clown prince ignited a global following by inspiring audiences to consider the mask we wear to conceal the volcanic anxiety in the world today. Joaquin Phoenix's bravura performance is one for the ages - on the outside, exploding beyond the screen in a metamorphosis of balletic contortions - and on the.Read More
Joker (Grade: B-), an operatic and fashionably nihilistic smear of comic-book mythmaking that already feels like a phenomenon a whole month before it’s even scheduled to open, is a movie that could only exist right now, at this exact moment in pop culture history.There is, for one, a certain exploitative topicality to the film, to the way it tries to hold up a mirror, cracked like the one.Read More
Dark drama Joker about the origins of the villainous character has won the Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival, while Roman Polanski's military dram.Read More
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Joker has been receiving largely positive reviews from the critics who had attended the festival. And on August 7, Joker has won the prestigious Golden Lion award. By getting this award, Joker becomes the first-ever comic book-based film to earn such recognition. After winning the award, director Todd Phillips, who had earlier made films like The Hangover series, Old School and War Dogs.Read More
At the Venice Film Festival, the oldest film festival in the world, the jury awarded Joker the Golden Lion. In case you didn’t know, that is the top prize at the festival and considered one of the most prestigious awards a film can receive.Read More
JOKER DIRECTOR Todd Phillips poses next to actor Joaquin Phoenix after winning the Golden Lion for Best Film at the Venice Film Festival. — REUTERS VENICE, Italy — Dark drama Joker about the origins of the villainous character won the Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday, while Roman Polanski’s military drama about France’s notorious Dreyfus affair took the runner.Read More
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