Tag Archives: The Joker

DC Comics now pandering to the wackadoodles

So for those of you who haven’t heard the news. Writer/artist Sean Gordon Murphy from DC Comics will create an original graphic novel in which Batman is the story’s villain, and the Joker is the hero. But instead of having their … Continue reading

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The Evolution of The Joker

This infographic from HalloweenCostumes shows us all of the details of his rise through comics, TV and film. This reminded me how much I loved Jack Nicholson’s Joker back in 1989.

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Heath Ledger : “Too young to Die” documentary

Apparently Ledger completely immersed himself in the role, and some people believe he took it too far and it may have caused the events that ultimately lead to his death. As you can see from the clip for the upcoming documentary Heath … Continue reading

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Mark Hamill will voice The Killing Joke!

The Killing Joke is a story is based on the controversial and acclaimed graphic novel by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland. It follows The Joker as he escapes from Arkham Asylum and shoots Barbara Gordon, paralyzing her in order to terrorize her father, Jim Gordon. It is the closest … Continue reading

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Just a deck filled with jokers

I personally liked the Arkham origins portrayal of Joker the best, although strangely, I can only describe it as a cross between Ledger and Leto’ version. I always found Hamill’s a bit too “cartoony” for my tastes, and Heath was … Continue reading

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