Joker: the movie starring Joaquin Phoenix comes to HBO. Todd Phillips’ critically acclaimed “Joker” movie starring award-winning actor Joaquin Phoenix will hit HBO and HBO GO exclusively on July 18.
Something that surprised everyone was the great success of Todd Phillips’ movie “The Joker” and starring the award-winning actor Joaquín Phoenix , who after being expected by many, will finally make his arrival on streaming platforms , Hand in hand with HBO and it will be in a pandemic due to the coronavirus.
Although the film from its inception revealed that it would be a success, after being presented for the first time at the Venice International Film Festival where it won the highest award , and after its premiere at the box office, what was promised was positioned as one of the most remembered movies of the moment.
The Joker film is set in 1981 , and follows the complicated life of an unsuccessful comedian who has to work as a clown after developing an emotional problem and various disorders that separate him from society, a man forgotten by society who seeks a human connection , whose descent into madness and anarchism inspires a violent social revolution in the decaying city of Gotham .
With Joaquin Phoenix leading a well-remembered cast that includes Robert De Niro , Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen, Glenn Fleshler, Bill Camp, Shea Whigham and Marc Maron, the controversial feature film shows a stark version of mental illness and prejudice. around these conditions. The Joker, is a film based on the DC Comics supervillain , this will come exclusively to HBO and HBO GO on July 18 at 10 p.m.
A role that fueled your career
Joaquín Phoenix was one of the favorite actors of the film awards season for his role in Joker, where he makes a reinterpretation of the villain of Batman from his origins that was liked by everyone and made him grow in his career, and certainly improved in comparison to the previous versions of the Joker.
The role in a well-deserved way earned him the Oscar and the Golden Globe for Best Actor , he plays a thin Arthur Fleck , whose emotional and mental imbalance will drive him crazy. Joaquín Phoenix was also recognized by the British BAFTA Awards, Film Critics and Awards given by the Actors Guild in Hollywood .