confusion is me
the trailer duped me, but I'll still award it the best trailer I've seen ever.
Joker is a film with so much potential for it to be either a strong character study or a strong social message, yet it finds itself struggling between both and landing nowhere. Are we supposed to feel for Arthur? or to learn something valuable?
With a few occasional strong scenes, every scene in this film seems to be force feeding some sort of feeling to…
This was one film that I didn't expect myself to love before I entered it.
From the narrative structure and character developments to the stylistic elements including cinematography, editing and use of sound, this film never failed to suck me in completely into the world it has built. The multiple 'protagonists' all had their own unique traits and arcs, making clear the reason of every moment that happened, and I never once felt like I had to catch up despite…