Joaquin Phoenix is adding some mystery to the report that he’ll be starring as the Joker in Todd Phillips’ standalone movie for Warner Bros. Variety reported earlier this month that Phoenix was the top choice for the role and that he was in talks to star as the beloved comic book villain. However, Phoenix appears clueless about the report in a new video interview with French publication Allocine.
Universal Pictures UK has released a new international trailer for Mary Magdalene. While international audiences won’t have to wait much longer to see the movie, it’s stuck in release limbo in the U.S. due to The Weinstein Company meltdown. Read more at collider.com.
“Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot” will have its premiere at Sundance on January 19 and opens in select U.S. cinemas on May 11.
“You Were Never Really Here” is in the competition of the Cannes Festival and was released today an exclusive video of the film. Check it:
International nonprofit Last Chance for Animals (“LCA”) has released an explosive undercover investigation that exposes the extreme abuse of laboratory animals at one of North America’s largest Contract Research Organizations.
Check out the video narrated by Joaquin Phoenix (graphic content, not suitable to some viewers):
Hollywood is super emotional about animal cruelty, and some of today’s biggest stars are speaking up. 10,000 dogs are killed during China’s annual Yulin Dog Meat Festival, slated to begin on June 21, and past footage from the festivities shows the animals “skinned, gutted and boiled alive,” according to the Hollywood Reporter. They are then cooked and served as stews in restaurants throughout the area.
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