Can speak, Joker is one of the most successful movies in 2019, giving the audience a completely different view of DC’s Crazy Clown, before becoming Batman’s eternal rival. Joker not only goes down in history as the first R-rated work that surpassed $ 1 billion in revenue, Joker also continuously received noble awards after its release.
Recently, The film also received 11 nominations for the 2020 Oscar, of which Joaquin Phoenix is considered the strongest candidate for the best male category. In just the past 3 weeks, he has won similar titles at the Golden Globe, Critics ’Choice Awards and SAG Awards.
Joker has consistently achieved success at many major film awards around the world.
One of the most impressive segments in Joker is the scene of Arthur Fleck improvising dancing on a stair in Gotham City, on the background music “Rock and Roll part 2” obsessive. This is the moment Arthur sinks to the bottom of despair, and officially transforms into the Crazy Clown, preparing to carry out a plan of revenge on those who have trampled on his life.
Arthur Fleck dances crazily on stairs in Gotham, one of the most impressive scenes in the Joker.
Reportedly, this stair segment is a real location, located in 167th Street, Bronx, New York City, USA. Instantly, Instagrammer all over the world came here to be able to recreate one of the most impressive scenes in Joker. And so, this naturally normal staircase became a busy tourist destination, comparable to other famous landmarks in the same area such as The Bronx Zoo, Yankee Stadium and Garden. New York Botanical.
This is an image of a real life staircase.
Fans makeup and dress like Joker, recreating the impressive choreography on film (photo: raylivez).
It seems that female fans are a bit more sophisticated when they have to wear makeup like Joker before taking pictures (Image: aihene).
Currently, hashtag #Jokerstairs has appeared in more than 10,000 posts on Instagram after 4 months of release. Many fans are even crazy to dress and makeup like the Joker, then dance crazy like in the movie to get the most impressive photos.
Ignacio, a student of psychology, said he really loves Joker, because this film is tinted inwardly heavy, really true to the specialty that he pursued: “Joker makes me look at life from different perspectives to understand what others are going through, both physically and mentally. In the context that DC’s previous films have suffered heavy failures, this work is really a strange wind, regaining the trust and support of many fans around the world.”.
Besides, Ignacio also shared that this staircase in real life is just normal, not as shimmering like in the movies: “When shooting, they need at least 4 people for this scene: photo director, composer, main director and of course Joaquin Phoenix. That’s enough to create such magical and artistic footage”.
Even dog bosses are interested in becoming a Joker (Image: livingwithtut).
Although international tourists and movie fans are fascinated with this emerging landmark, the residents here are not happy at all. Jonathan Francis, who has been with the Bronx for nearly three decades, said: “I hope everyone will stop this trend right away, because it really affects us a lot. We feel insulted and disrespectful”.
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