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Todd Phillips

  1. not joking
    Todd Phillips Says He Is Not, in Fact, Already at Work on a Joker SequelRecent reporting on more DC movies from Phillips “jumped the gun,” the director says.
  2. close reads
    The Impossible Politics of JokerHow Todd Phillips’s supervillain story deliberately mixes its messages.
  3. tick tock
    How Joker Became the Most Hated, Loved, Obsessed-Over Movie of 2019“It’s been a trending story for about six weeks now, and that’s a lot more spotlight and attention than a normal film could count on getting.”
  4. close reads
    Let’s Talk About the Ending of JokerHow much of this movie was real, and how much was fantasy?
  5. faq
    Everything You Wanted to Know About Joker But Were Too Freaked Out to AskIs Joker actually an incel? And how similar is it to that leaked script?
  6. venice film festival
    8 Things to Know About Joker, Before We’re Allowed to Say If It’s GoodAt the Venice Film Festival, the director said his Joaquin Phoenix movie is “certainly not a political film.” Now that’s comedy!
  7. venice film festival
    What Does Joker Mean for the Future of Comic-Book Movies?Todd Phillips’s film drips with arthouse seriousness and unabashed provocation, packaged inside recognizable IP.
  8. trailer mix
    Final Joker Trailer: Joaquin Phoenix Is Ready To Rampage“All I have are negative thoughts.”
  9. comic book movies
    Before You Get So Serious, Todd Phillips’s Joker Won’t Use ‘Anything’ From Comic“We just wrote our own version of where a guy like Joker might come from.”
  10. casting
    Chris Hemsworth to Run Wild on You As Hulk Hogan in a New BiopicGuess he’s going to have to tear his shirt off a lot!
  11. dueling jokers
    Who Is the More Genuinely Upsetting Joker: Joaquin Phoenix or Tommy Wiseau?What if they made a Joker movie that had, like, double Jokers?
  12. the art of the character
    Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker Has Now Gone Full ClownHere he is!
  13. joker
    Alec Baldwin Won’t Be the Joker Movie’s Trump-Like Character After AllNever mind!
  14. comic book movies
    Robert De Niro in Talks to Join DC Universe for Joker MovieYou’re good, you.
  15. superhero movies forever
    The ‘Gritty’ Joker Movie Starring Joaquin Phoenix Is Going ForwardIt’s a character study and a “cautionary tale.”
  16. the joker
    A Jared Leto Stand-alone Joker Movie Is Definitely HappeningThis is not to be confused with the Joker origin story that is possibly starring Joaquin Phoenix.
  17. infinite franchises
    Martin Scorsese and Todd Phillips Are Developing a Joker Origin Story MovieNo, this one is not for Jared Leto.
  18. tv
    Bradley Cooper to Develop a Miniseries About the Origins of ISIS for HBOHe will produce with Hangover director Todd Phillips.
  19. Jack Black, Paul Rudd, and Others Passed on ‘The Hangover’The Hollywood Reporter has an oral history of The Hangover movies out today, and, in it, director Todd Phillips reveals some actors who were […]
  20. what could have been
    Gyllenhaal and Rudd Almost Starred in HangoverThomas Haden Church as Alan?
  21. Todd Phillips: ‘People Will Come to Realize How Brilliant ‘Hangover II’ Is’“Every joke in Hangover II is completely different. My feeling is that it’s the better movie of the two. I think it’s human nature that any […]
  22. coming attractions
    The Hangover Part III Will Include DeathAnd presumably crotch humor. But also death.
  23. Watch the Trailer for ‘The Hangover Part III’ Which Promises to Be the […] Here’s the trailer for the third and final Hangover movie, which hits theaters May 24th. Up until now the plot has been kept under wraps, but […]
  24. Conan Shows Wes Anderson and Todd Phillips’s ‘Star Wars’ Audition Tapes Everyone’s wondering who’s going to direct the new Star Wars movies, and last night, Conan O’Brien somehow got access to real test footage […]
  25. switching gears
    Todd Phillips Moving Into Thrillers With Trust Your EyesNot that hangovers aren’t thrilling.
  26. switching gears
    Todd Phillips Considering Drama Debut With The Gambler RemakeThe Hangover it ain’t.
  27. John Goodman in Talks to Play ‘Hangover III’s’ VillianThe lovely, awesome John Goodman is being eyed to play the bad guy in the final Hangover movie. (More like John not so Goodman. Get it? Because […]
  28. The Duplass Brothers Set to Write Mule for Todd PhillipsMark and Jay Duplass have been brought on to adapt Mule for Todd Phillips to direct and produce. It’s an curious pairing if not a super […]
  29. Danny McBride and Todd Phillips Are Set to Remake the Twisted Danish […] Danny McBride and Todd Phillips have just signed on to remake the popular Danish comedy Klovn (Clown in English). Klovn, which grossed over […]
  30. r rated
    Danny McBride’s Next Project: Adapting a Danish Raunchy-Canoe-Trip MovieAbout two guys going on a “Tour de Pussy.”
  31. the hangover
    Hangover Part III Will Be the End of the FranchiseFamous last words …
  32. documentaries
    Watch Todd Phillips’ Unaired HBO Documentary, Frat HouseThe Hangover it is not!
  33. Oh, A Project X Sequel Is HappeningWhat is up with all the sequels? Project X only just opened last weekend and already there’s a treatment being written for a follow-up. Doesn’t […]
  34. New Project X Photos, Captioned By the Protagonist’s DogNew photos from Project X, Todd Phillip’s epic party movie, have been released. We present them below, along with captions found hastily […]
  35. super bowl ads
    Report: Ferris Bueller Spot Is for HondaFinally, life can go back to normal.
  36. Get Ready For The Hangover III: Mass Death and Total DevastationOh, it’s happening. The third Hangover movie will start filming this September. Details about the script (by Todd Phillips and Craig Mazin, who […]
  37. Will Project X Be ‘The New Superbad"? Here’s the trailer for Project X, a new comedy about “a group of buds who set out to throw the most epic 17th birthday party ever.” Righteous, […]
  38. trailer mix
    Project X Trailer: Todd Phillips Has a New Hangover RecipeIt’s his secret teen party project.
  39. Are We Living in the Age of the Jokeless Movie?Adam Sternbergh sure is steamed at Judd Apatow and Todd Phillips in his New York Times article “The Hangover and The Age of the Jokeless […]
  40. clickables
    Watch Hangover 2 Director Todd Phillips Freak Out on a Film Blogger“You’re out-of-control wrong all the time!”
  41. party chat
    Todd Phillips Has Something Very Different In Mind for The Hangover 3“My idea is serious. Deadly serious.”
  42. The Hangover ‘Obviously’ Imagined As A Trilogy, Says Director Todd Phillips In case you were wondering how Hangover Part II is going to be distinct from the first, feel free to start wondering the same thing about […]
  43. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: The Hangover Director Todd Phillips Has a Simple Trick to Force Zach Galifianakis Into CharacterPlus: Ryan Seacrest shares the somewhat sad secret inside his briefcase, on our regular late-night roundup.
  44. homage
    What The Hangover Part II Owes to The GodfatherLet director Todd Phillips tell you.
  45. rumors
    No, the Hangover II Monkey Isn’t Addicted to Cigarettes“I can’t, however, comment on Ken Jeong’s cocaine use in the film,” jokes director Todd Phillips.
  46. An Exhausted Todd Phillips Promising ‘Unbelievable’ R-Rated Surprises in […]Looks like watching a monkey chew on a fake wiener in the middle of a crowded bus is just a tiny hint of the R-rated goodness in The Hangover […]
  47. the hangover 2
    Nope, No Bill Clinton in The Hangover 2It was all a dream, says ‘Hangover’ director Todd Phillips.
  48. The Hangover 2’s First Official Photo and SynopsisHere’s the first official picture and the official synopsis for The Hangover 2:In the follow-up to the record-breaking hit comedy “The […]
  49. Paul Giamatti Is Joining the Cast of The Hangover 2It looks like Paul Giamatti is going to be joining the cast of The Hangover 2 in a to-be-announced role. Sure, he isn’t a crazy racist or a […]
  50. feuds
    Aaron Sorkin’s Four Big Problems With the WGA“I have never had any trouble with a studio, with a network, with a producer, with a director, with a star; I have only ever had trouble with the Writers Guild.”
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