Joaquin Phoenix

Reviews

My Darling Vivian (2020)
Joker (2019)
Irrational Man (2015)
Inherent Vice (2014)
The Immigrant (2014)
Her (2013)
The Master (2012)
Two Lovers (2009)
Walk the Line (2005)
Hotel Rwanda (2004)
Ladder 49 (2004)
The Village (2004)
Brother Bear (2003)
Signs (2002)
Quills (2000)
The Yards (2000)
Gladiator (2000)
8mm (1999)
Clay Pigeons (1998)
U-Turn (1997)
To Die For (1995)

Blog Posts

Ebert Club

#372 January 21, 2020

Matt writes: With the Academy Awards just weeks away, there appears to be a quartet of front-runners emerging in the acting races: Joaquin Phoenix in "Joker" for Best Actor, Renée Zellweger in "Judy" for Best Actress, Brad Pitt in "Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood" for Best Supporting Actor and Laura Dern in "Marriage Story" for Best Supporting Actress.

MZS

Smile When You Say That: Joker's Last Laugh

As of this writing, Todd Phillips’ “Joker” has earned nearly $1 billion globally, making it one of the most successful comic book movies ever released. But the discourse surrounding it will outlive this moment. No comic book-derived film since “Black Panther” has sparked more commentary, although the discussion surrounding this one has been more oppositional than anything else, and clouded by bad faith on every side. 

Ebert Club

#364 October 1, 2019

Matt writes: Last month's Venice Film Festival presented its top prize to this week's most anticipated wide release, Todd Phillips' "Joker" (starring Joaquin Phoenix), a film that has received polarizing reviews from critics, including those featured on our site.