• Exactly what kind of disease was Arthur suffering from?

    1 month ago - By Movies Stack Exchange

    In Joker (2019), we know that Arthur suffered from mental trauma in his childhood which affected his personality throughout his life. One of the consequences that we see is his unusual laughter; although mistreatment fromsociety is also one of the reasons responsible of Arthur's present state: a person of such a jolly nature who likes performing for the ill children, who goes on to kill his mother along with half a dozen deaths of other innocent civilians.
    If we dig a little bit deeper about why society was behaving badly to him, one of the reason that I see is they were not aware of the...
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  • Did Arthur kill his imaginary girlfriend - the one that lived in his apartment?

    Did Arthur kill his imaginary girlfriend - the one that lived in his apartment?

    1 month ago - By Movies Stack Exchange

    In Joker (2019), just after Arthur came to know about his childhood reality where he was abused and brain traumatised which led to his present day condition. That's also the reason he has such an unusual laughter whenever he faced any emotional pressure.
    He directly went into his "girlfriend's" room which we were shown that was in his imagination only. The time that he spent with her was a creation of his own mind. But I am really confused whether he killed her because this picture just freaked me out:
    I mean, the look on his face is terribly disturbing. But the movie didn't tell whether...
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