Warner Bros. Pictures’ has released the first official trailer for the movie “Joker” on Wednesday.
The movie is about an iconic comic book villain. The Joker was premiered this week at CinemaCon convention in Las Vegas.
Joker stars Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix in the title role, alongside Oscar winner Robert De Niro
It is produced by Phillips and Bradley Cooper under their Joint Effort banner, and Emma Tillinger Koskoff.
It is executive produced by Walter Hamada, Michael E. Uslan, Aaron L. Gilbert, Joseph Garner, Richard Baratta, and Bruce Berman.
It is directed, produced by Oscar nominee Todd Phillips.
Todd Phillips co-wrote with writer Scott Silver
The film also stars
- Zazie Beetz
- Frances Conroy
- Marc Maron
- Bill Camp
- Glenn Fleshler
- Shea Whigham
- Brett Cullen Douglas Hodge
- Josh Pais
Joaquin Phoenix plays Arthur Fleck. He plays a stand-up comedian who after a series of hardships losses ground from reality.
The trailer shows Joaquin Phoenix talking to his therapist. He is heard saying My mother always tells to to smile and put on a happy face.
The trailer also show how he is pushed around by the world and loathed. Then he is also heard saying
“Is it just me, or is it getting crazier out there?”
Arthur Fleck is seen dancing with his mother, on a date with a girl and laughing maniacally. Then he is labeled as a FREAK
Todd Phillips Movie, “Joker” will be released on October 4, 2019, and will be distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures worldwide.
The back ground song is that of Smile by Charles Chaplin
Music by Charles Chaplin, Lyrics by John Turner and Geoffrey Parsons
Smile, though your heart is aching
Smile, even though it’s breaking
When there are clouds in the sky
you’ll get by
If you smile through your fear and sorrow
Smile and maybe tomorrow
You’ll see the sun come shining through
Light up your face with gladness
Hide every trace of sadness
Although a tear may be ever so near
That’s the time you must keep on trying
Smile what’s the use of crying
You’ll find that life is still worthwhile
If you’ll just