It has been 2 years since we have witnessed one of the most influential works of Joaquin Phoenix on screen. Yes! we are talking about the thrilling and spine-chilling movie, JOKER.
The movie was such a hit that it managed to dominate the whole Marvel Cinematic Universe single-handedly. Since then, the audience is waiting for its sequel. But recently, the main lead, Joaquin Phoenix has teased us about the same.
What was there in Joker?
Joker was released back in the year 2019 and was directed by Todd Phillips. It had Joaquin Phoenix in the lead playing the role of the joker. Despite being R-rated, the movie grabbed such a huge audience that registered the movie in the billion-dollar club.
Now, the question arises, “What was so special about the movie JOKER?” There were a lot of aspects that contributed to making the movie a classic one.
An Extraordinary Origin Story
The Joker movie portrayed the origin story of the most iconic villain of DC, Joker. The direction and the acting in the movie were phenomenal.
A lot of appreciation was received by the actor himself. Joaquin Phoenix lives the gist of every character he plays. We have already seen his utmost acting in movies like Gladiator and Her.
The supporting cast of the movie also did its best in contributing to the huge success of the movie. Robert De Niro, Brett Cullen, Frances Conroy everyone shined in their respective role.
The makers didn’t focus much on the action scenes of the scene, despite cinematography and storytelling were most focused on. The movie successfully portrayed that how a simple, happy, and cheerful man transforms into the most iconic villain once he faces the true face of society.
All these reasons collectively contributed to making Joker a worthy opponent of the Joker played by Heath Ledger.
Updates About Joker’s sequel
The fans have been curiously waiting for the sequel of Joker since its release back in 2019. There are a couple of reasons denying the proposal but plenty of them supporting the same.
It is known that Joaquin Phoenix works only in one-go movies. Before DC, he was approached by Marvel to play Doctor Strange but he refused to be MCU a whole universe.
The updates or reasons for the sequel are as follows.
Huge profit made by Joker
The huge appreciation from the critics and fans helped Jokes make a profit of more than $1 billion. Looking at such a huge profit, the makers must be willing to make a sequel.
Interview of Joaquin Phoenix
Much recently, Joaquin Phoenix has said something about the sequel. In an interview, when Joaquin was asked about the second part of Joker, he said that” I mean, I don’t know. There are certain things which we can do with this guy(joker), but when, I don’t know.”
This might be a clue for the sequel.
The Climax of the Joker
The Joker didn’t end with a conclusion. We see Joker walking in the hallway of the Asylum with blood on his toes, which is probably of his doctor, and smiling.
There are plenty of storylines that can be carried in the sequel of the Joker.
These are all the updates regarding the sequel of Joker. The movie was so well made that it bought an Oscar for Joaquin Phoenix. Looking at the eagerness of fans, we can expect a proper response for the sequel from its makers.