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Things We Saw Today: Margot Robbie Calls the Harley Quinn and Joker Movie “A Love Story”

No, Margot. No.

Actress Margot Robbie describes the relationship between Harley Quinn and the Joker as "romantic in a messed up way." How about just plain messed up?

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Warner Bros. Committed to Reviving Suicide Squad’s Biggest Mistake With Harley/Joker Movie

Prepare for more "method acting."

There has been a lot of talk about how Suicide Squad left much of its Joker/Harley Quinn material out of both the original theatrical cut and even the eventual extended version, but it seems like Warner Bros. is still determined to build a movie around that relationship. Yes, in addition to the Joker origin movie that left us at least equally bewildered. No, we don't understand why this is happening, either.

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I Don’t Know Anymore, Man: DC and Warner Bros. Working on “Gritty, 80s Crime Drama” Joker Origin Movie

Did you ask for this? I didn't ask for this.

DC and Warner Bros. just announced that they're looking to develop a movie based on the Joker, diving into the villain's origins and backstory.

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Things We Saw Today: There’s Nothing More Metal Than Stopping Your Concert to Shame A Groper

The lead singer of a metal band stopped their concert to remind a sexual assaulter, "It is not your fucking body and you do not fucking grab at someone. Not at my fucking show."

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Karen Gillan Wants to Play the Joker in the DCEU, and I Am Here For That

After killing it as Nebula in Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy franchise, Karen Gillan is looking to play in the DC sandbox...but only if she gets to play its biggest villain.

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And Now, Mark Hamill Reads Trump’s Wiretap Tweets as the Joker

Never let this end.

Mark Hamill, my beloved Internet uncle, has once again gifted us with a dramatic interpretation of President Trump's Tweets as read by The Joker. This time, Hamill tackles Trump's unhinged Tweetstorm alleging that President Obama had him wiretapped prior to the election.

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Mark Hamill Records More of Trump’s Tweets as The Joker: “Having Done Villains for So Long, You Do Recognize Rich Dialogue”

Remember when Mark Hamill recorded himself reading one of Trump's tweets in the voice of the Joker, earlier this month? Well, he's baaa-aaack.

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David Ayer Thinks Suicide Squad Needed More Joker. Will He Feel The Same About Gotham City Sirens?

In a letter to a fan, Suicide Squad director David Ayer said that if he "had a time machine," he would "make Joker the main villain and engineer a more grounded story."

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Gotham‘s Latest Teaser Shows Us Jerome’s Unfamiliar, Undead Face

So, is Jerome the Joker, or not? Gotham is still teasing out the answer to that question in a three-episode arc about everybody's favorite cackling youngster.

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Mark Hamill Brings Out His Joker Voice-Acting Skills to Read Donald Trump’s Tweets

Mark Hamill has just kicked off the first of what he promises will be a series of audio recordings of himself reading Donald Trump's tweets in-character as the Joker.

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Mark Hamill Graciously Says He’s Never Seen a “Terrible” Joker, Even Jared Leto

Mark Hamill loves all the Jokers. Every single one! They're all great in their own way.

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Wait, Is That Mark Hamill Dressed as the Joker? Are All Our Dreams Coming True?!

A fan recently caught this photo of The Flash filming in Vancouver. In it, we see Mark Hamill looking decidedly clownish. So...are we finally having our dreams come true? Is Mark Hamill finally playing a live-action Joker, a role that he's voiced so brilliantly for so long in animation? Well....maybe?

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The Problem With Reducing Harley Quinn to “The Only Fangirl Who Ever Got Her Man”

So it seems that there are "good" and "bad" Harley Quinn fangirls. The "good" ones understand she's an abuse survivor. The "bad" fangirls like Harley for the "wrong" reasons.

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Why Suicide Squad Should Have Killed the Joker

Can Harley make the jokes from now on?

There's a moment around two thirds of the way into Suicide Squad, DC's divisive super-villain extravaganza, where I was suddenly filled with hope. Hope that a film that treated its most prominent female character like a parody of an abuse victim for over an hour had been doing so for a reason. But after my dreams were dashed, I couldn't stop thinking: Why didn't they just kill the Joker?

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So, Skrillex & Rick Ross Made an Uncomfortable Music Video With Jared Leto’s Joker

We need to talk about this official Suicide Squad music video.

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Margot Robbie Says Harley Quinn & the Joker Have an “Unhealthy, Dysfunctional Relationship.” Meaning What?

Suicide Squad has made some changes to the Joker and Harley Quinn's characterization, but at least one element will remain the same: they're going to be in a "really unhealthy, dysfunctional relationship." Those are Margot Robbie's words.

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Batgirl #49 Is a Step in the Right Direction for The Killing Joke

If there's one story comic fans are pretty consistently divided over, it's Alan Moore's The Killing Joke. Spoilers to follow.

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Find Out What Kind of Dogs Some of Your Favorite Characters Are

Bing's latest grab for personal photos fun, harmless novelty project, What-Dog.net, analyzes whatever photos you throw at it to tell you what kind of dog is in the photo. So of course, I had to find out what kind of dog some of our favorite characters are.

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Let’s Speculate Wildly About Our Superheroes’ Favorite Thanksgiving Dishes, Bub!

Thanksgiving is all about gratefulness, cooperation, and stuffing your maw with delicious, delicious foods. In the spirit of teamwork and good eats, then, let's speculate together about what foods our favorite fictional super-powered folks might include on their table.

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Get A Head-To-Toe Look At Jared Leto’s Sweatpants-Wearing Joker

Responses to Jared Leto's tattooed, sweatpants-wearing version of the Joker for Suicide Squad have varied widely; you might be able to better decide whether you love it or hate it based on Empire's upcoming cover, which features a head-to-toe shot of Leto in costume.

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