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  • Director Todd Phillips' Joker draws on several of the same ideas that were central to... 1 / 9

  • Brian Azzarello and Lee Bermejo's 2008 graphic novel, Joker. 2 / 9

  • Both narratives include Gothamites who see what the Joker is doing... 3 / 9

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  • And are enthralled in by the imagery and the actions he uses. 4 / 9

  • But while Phillips' Joker seems to end with that idea being validated... 5 / 9

  • The graphic novel ends by showing just how empty and pathetic Joker is. 6 / 9

  • One Gothamite realizes how terrible Joker is, just before being killed. 7 / 9

  • Todd Phillips' Joker is currently playing in theaters. 8 / 9

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