Warner Bros. Titles “Joker,” “Richard Jewell,” “Just Mercy” Dominate the 2020 Awards Season

MANILA, January 15, 2020 — With Monday’s announcement of the Oscar nominations, Hollywood’s 2020 awards season is gearing to its crowning conclusion. And throughout the highly competitive process, Warner Bros.’ trifecta of awards-worthy films has always been part of the conversation: “Joker, “Richard Jewell” and “Just Mercy.” “Joker” Beloved by fans and admired by cineastes, “Joker” …

“Joker” Takes In P256-M in PH, Over $800-M Worldwide, Now the Highest-Grossing R-Rated Film of All-Time

The character’s first-ever standalone film is also WB Philippines’ biggest hit of the year MANILA, October 29, 2019 – Since it’s opening earlier this month, Warner Bros. Pictures, Village Roadshow Pictures and BRON Creative’s “Joker” has been a powerhouse across the globe, passing the milestone $800 million mark, making it the highest grossing R-rated film of all …

The Anti-Hero Rises: “Joker” Opens at No.1 in PH, Grosses P77.2-M in 4 Days

MANILA, October 8, 2019 — Joker is King of the Philippine box-office this weekend with an explosive opening that overpowered the competition, demolished records and satisfied fans. With unprecedented interest and fan curiosity for one of the most fascinating villains in the history of the superhero genre, Joker posted a four-day opening weekend gross of P77.2-million from 354 screens …

Critically Acclaimed “Joker” Rated R-16 Without Cuts in PH

Opening in Philippine cinemas this Thursday, October 3, Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Joker,” one of the most eagerly anticipated films of the year, has been rated R-16 Without Cuts by the Movie and Television Review & Classification Board (MTRCB). Watch the film’s final trailer In its official review report, the MTRCB writes, “Viewers are advised that …

Costume & Make-Up: Designing the Look of the New “Joker”

To create the new costumes in Warner Bros. Pictures’ new psychological thriller “Joker,” director Todd Phillips sought out costume designer Mark Bridges, who had designed for lead actor Joaquin Phoenix (Arthur Fleck aka Joker) in both the latter’s acclaimed films “The Master” and “Inherent Vice.”   Bridges was flattered when Phillips reached out.  “Todd sent …

Hollywood Films, Local Flicks & Concert Movies at SM Cinema this Halloween

The ber months signify the start of the holidays and SM Cinema is kicking off the festive season with Halloween spooks! As the season for creepy décor and trick-or-treating ushers in, SM Cinema brews up spine-tingling activities for movie lovers. From film festivals, concert movies and installations that take moviegoers into the world of villains, …

Joaquin Phoenix Delivers an Astonishing Performance as the “Joker”

Director-writer Todd Phillips not only cast Oscar-nominated actor Joaquin Phoenix for the lead character of Arthur Fleck in Warner Bros. Pictures’ new thriller “Joker” but wrote the part with him in mind.   Watch the film’s new spot “Joaquin’s previous work always stuck with me, but what I really like about him is his style …

Joker” — An Origin Story Like You’ve Never Seen

Warner Bros. Pictures’ new critically acclaimed drama “Joker,” the winner of this year’s Golden Lion (equivalent to Best Picture) at the Venice Film Festival, is an original, standalone origin of this infamous character, the tale of an atmosphere of unrest fostering a man on the brink who, like his city—and likely, because of it—grows closer …

See the Anti-Hero Up Close in Two New “Joker” Posters

Warner Bros. Pictures has just unveiled two new posters for “Joker,” starring Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix in the title role, alongside Oscar winner Robert De Niro, and directed, produced and co-written by Oscar nominee Todd Phillips. Check out the one-sheet artworks below and watch “Joker” in Philippine cinemas October 3. “Joker” is distributed in the Philippines by …