If art reflects the time in which it’s made, then Joker may be one of the most timely films made in recent years. In an era of cynicism and hopelessness, Joker taps into deep-rooted anger that’s rapidly spreading all over the world as inequality and global upheaval seems to only be getting worse. The early 70s were a similar time, with America still entrenched in … Continue reading The Sad Clown: How ‘Joker’ Empathizes With Poverty – ScreenHub Entertainment
Warner Bros. has a blockbuster hit with the divisive Joker film directed by Todd Phillips. It’s simultaneously garnered acclaim, winning the top prize at the Venice Film Festival and building up Oscar buzz while making a killing at the box office. In fact, it is the first R-Rated film to rake in over a billion dollars. Despite the controversy, the people have spoken and the … Continue reading Where DC Black Can Go After ‘Joker’ – ScreenHub Entertainment
With 2018 behind us, we can already begin looking towards the future. The great thing about being a cinefile is that there’s always something to look forward to and by the looks of it, 2019 is going to be one heck of a year for movies. Like 2018, it’ll be a year of familiar properties, but there’s also a slew of original and fresh material … Continue reading Why 2019 Will Be A Great Year for Film: ScreenHub Entertainment’s 20 Most Anticipated Films
Suicide Squad was no one’s favourite movie. Despite a rockin’ trailer, the film opened to overwhelmingly negative reviews. I myself couldn’t even finish the film, despite initially being excited to see the ensemble piece starring Will Smith, Margot Robbie and Jared Leto as the Joker. But the film made a killing at the box office thanks to its impressive marketing campaign that showcased style over substance. Now, one of the most divisive and unusual aspects of that film is getting his own standalone film.