Todd Phillips Essays
Who’s Laughing Now? The Striking Parallels Between Martin Scorsese’s The King of Comedy and Todd Phillips’ Joker 12th Grade
When asked about the works that inspired Joker (2019), director and co-writer Todd Phillips cited two Martin Scorsese classics (as well as a couple of others films and comic books): Taxi Driver (1976) and The King of Comedy (1982). Not...