- Overall : 9/10
- Bananas for acting : 10/10
- Bananas for Direction : 9/10
- Bananas for Story : 8/10
- Bananas for Screenplay & Cinematography : 9/10
- Bananas for Music : 10/10
- Bananas for Movie Hype : 9/10
- Bananas for Commercial Performance : 10/10
American psychological thriller Joker is dark yet engaging till the very last moment – directed by Todd Phillips and based on the DC comic characters.The movie bagged 11 nominations for the Oscars including two wins – Best Actor and Best Original Score.The movie stars two of the legendary actors from Hollywood “Joaquin Phoenix ” and ” Robert De Niro ” and takes place in the dark city of Gotham from the DC world.
The movie revolves around Arthur Fleck,who is bullied and teased at by the world as if he is not a part of it.The inhumane treatment recieved by the outsiders as well as the things going on in with his mother’s history start making him realize the only solution to this dark world is making it more dark.Killing the rich and making the superior class of the society realize of what the lower classes are feeling out there ,seems the only way for Arthur Fleck to release his frustration and anger.
If you are a quality cinema fan and watch movies not just for entertainment , you should not miss this masterpiece from Todd Phillips.The movie comes into psychological thriller and is very dark.And also if you are a true DC fan – Watch it Now.
The movie got nominated for 11 Academy Award nominations(2020) which is the most from a movie the following year and won two Oscars – Best Actor for Joaquin Phoenix and Best Score for Hildur Guðnadóttir.
Joaquin Phoenix has always been one of the best actors from Hollywood and has made history through his portrayal of the dark character.His performance is so astonishing that you wouldn’t blink your eyes for a moment in the film.Robert De Niro on the other side has performed Murray Franklin which is also astonishing.
Todd Phillips also got nominated for the Best Director for the movie for direction which is quite fabulous as well as Cinematographer
Lawrence Sher.Every scene makes this film unique and enticing.
Hildur Guðnadóttir received the Academy Award for the Best Original Music for this film especially the bathroom sequence and the climax part.
The budget of the movie was $55–70 million and the box office collection crossed $1.073 billion worldwide.
Bananas for Commercial Performance : 10/10