Paul Schrader

Reviews

First Reformed (2018)
Dog Eat Dog (2016)
Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015)
Dying of the Light (2014)
The Canyons (2013)
The Walker (2007)
Auto Focus (2002)
Affliction (1999)
Touch (1997)
City Hall (1996)
Light Sleeper (1992)
Patty Hearst (1988)
Light Of Day (1987)
Cat People (1982)
Hardcore (1979)
Blue Collar (1978)
Obsession (1976)
Taxi Driver (1976)

Blog Posts

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.