Can’t get sufficient of Joker? We might by no means get a sequel to Todd Phillips’ phenomenon-inducing movie concerning the Clown Prince of Crime, however even when we don’t get extra of Joaquin Phoenix’s Arthur Fleck, we will nonetheless dig deeper into the movie we now have. To that finish, forward of the film’s sixth weekend in theaters, Joker director Todd Phllips has shared some extra behind-the-scenes set photographs from the making of the massively profitable DC movie. Have a look:

Just like the movie itself, these set photographs from Joker are superbly composed and utterly gorgeous. Regardless of the digital camera gear and crew current, they very a lot strike the identical tone and really feel like they may very well be frames from the film itself, which is smart as a result of Todd Phillips credit them to Joker cinematographer Lawrence Sher in addition to nonetheless photographer Niko Tavernise.

Within the first picture on Todd Phillips’ Instagram, you actually get a way of the bodily transformation Joaquin Phoenix underwent to play Arthur Fleck as a result of he seems unhealthy, gangly and misshapen right here. It’s additionally simply cool to see an actor of his caliber, who provides such a powerful efficiency within the movie, behind-the-scenes doing his factor because the film was coming collectively.

Todd Phillips additionally shared a picture of himself and Joaquin Phoenix collectively on the diner, which is sweet to see. In any case, it seems that poor Arthur Fleck didn’t actually have a candy date with Zazie Beetz’s Sophie (who it seems he didn’t kill) there, so a minimum of the man wasn’t totally alone.

The image of Joaquin Phoenix on the sofa, within the house Arthur Fleck shares along with his mom, with a gun below his chin is especially placing as effectively in black and white. With frames equivalent to this and the later certainly one of Joaquin along with his head towards the wall within the rest room, I get the sensation that Joker will encourage loads of artwork, past what it already has. That is along with the deluge of influencers and followers invading the movie’s now notorious stairs.

It’s not all simply fairly photos, although. Todd Phillips additionally shared a take a look at Arthur Fleck’s joke pocket book full with some actual zingers. The jokes are fairly telling as a result of whereas they’re undeniably corny and punny, additionally they mirror an unimaginable quantity of darkness and ache, talking to Arthur’s anxieties, his self-loathing and his psychological sickness.

Todd Phillips, who has been sharing set photographs and addressing theories and questions concerning the movie because it launched, made positive to let followers know that they shouldn’t learn into something with these photos. He seemingly simply needed to rejoice the movie just a little extra because it heads into its sixth weekend in theaters.

Joker is now taking part in, and presumably can be for some time. Take a look at the remainder of the flicks hitting theaters this yr in our 2019 Launch Schedule.