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Hildur Guðnadóttir on Embracing the Needle Drop for ‘Joker’

We chat with the composer about the necessary collaboration between score and soundtrack.

A Brief History of Actors Successfully Going From Hero to Villain

Sometimes joining the dark side brings out the best in us.

‘The Sisters Brothers’ Review: A Loving Look at the Western

This tale of the Wild West that could teach us all a thing or two.

Lawrence Sher on Rendering a Recognizable Gotham in ‘Joker’

We chat with the cinematographer about replicating cinematic memory to achieve emotional reality.

The ‘Joker’ Reading List

We select the 11 Joker comics to read after watching the film.

Watch ‘Joker,’ Then Watch These Movies

We recommend nine movies to watch after you see the new DC villain origin story.

The Ending of ‘Joker’ Explained

That's Life!

‘Joker’ Review: A Thrill Without Wit

The first worthwhile Joker since Heath Ledger.

Shot by Shot with the Final ‘Joker’ Trailer

The Clown Prince of Crime reigns over Gotham.

‘Joker’ Trailer Breakdown: Finding Comedy in Tragedy

Todd Phillips weaponizes Charlie Chaplin's smile.