A failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and becomes a psychopathic murderer.

Director:

Todd Phillips

Writers:

Todd Phillips (screenplay), Scott Silver (screenplay)
Popularity
21 ( 36)

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Updated: 3 December 2018
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Robert De Niro ... Murray Franklin
Joaquin Phoenix ... Arthur Fleck / Joker
Zazie Beetz ... Sophie Dumond
Brian Tyree Henry
Shea Whigham
Bryan Callen
Marc Maron ... Ted Marco
Frances Conroy ... Penny Fleck
Jolie Chan ... Street Worker
Josh Pais ... Hoyt Vaughn
Brett Cullen ... Thomas Wayne
Glenn Fleshler
Douglas Hodge ... Alfred Pennyworth
Mary Kate Malat ... Murray Franklin Intern
Bill Camp
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Storyline

A failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and becomes a psychopathic murderer.

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Taglines:

Put on a happy face.

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 October 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Joker See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$55,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Zazie Beetz and Brian Tyree Henry also co star in the FX comedy drama show Atlanta. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
Arthur Fleck: I used to think that my life was a tragedy, but now I realize, it's a comedy.
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