After debuting a pretty impactful poster earlier today, DC's Joker movie has caught quite a lot of attention amongst fans. And if you're among those who just can't wait to find out what the Joaquin Phoenix-led film has in store, we've got you covered.
ComicBook.com was on hand during Warner Bros. CinemaCon panel, where the teaser trailer for Joker was screened, ahead of it being officially released online tomorrow. If you just can't wait until then to find out what happens in the trailer, we have a detailed description that you can check out below.
"In the footage, Arthur talks with a social worker who only wants to help him. He walks alone through the streets. "My mother always
The tone was dark and gritty. It matched nothing of any comic book film before it but offered up a psychological thriller vibe. Phoenix's Arthur Fleck often twisted himself and contorted his body as his descent into madness unraveled. Gotham offered a rich, gothic, gritty noir vibe."
If you couldn't already tell from the description, Joker will star Joaquin Phoenix as Arthur Fleck, a stand-up comedian whose descent into madness turns him into the iconic villain.
"I don't have a lot to say about the film as it's still taking shape, but also because I want it to be a surprise," director Todd Phillips said during the CinemaCon panel. "I supposed that's to be expected about an origin story about a beloved character who has no definitive origin story."1comments
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Joker will be released on October 10th. Other upcoming DC films include Shazam! on April 5th, Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) on February 7, 2020, Wonder Woman 1984 on June 5, 2020, The Batman on June 25, 2021, The Suicide Squad on August 6, 2021, and Aquaman 2 on December 16, 2022.