There's something very funny about the director of the upcoming Joker movie just plain admitting that his film is going to anger Joker fans. It's such a brazenly jerk move that you can't help but admire the chutzpah. It's also the kind of antagonising stunt you'd expect the Joker himself to pull.

But aside from being pleasingly true to character and wonderfully provocative I can't help but feel that it's the exact kind of "burn it all to the ground" attitude the world of cinematic superheroes needs right now.

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