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NME Festival blog: ‘Joker’ gets eight-minute standing ovation at Venice Film Festival premiere

Four hundred and eighty seconds of applause? Must be good then Joker, the new DC movie starring Joaquin Phoenix, drew an eight-minute standing ovation this weekend at its Venice Film Festival premiere. Debuting Saturday night (August 31) at the historic Sala Grande, both Phoenix and director Todd Phillips were present, as was Zazie Beetz, who stars as Phoenix’s […]

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