Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker is set to be available on Digital HD starting in December before being released on Blu-Ray in early January.
The film’s official social media accounts posted a short video teasing the movie’s hapless protagonist Arthur Fleck’s villainous transformation into the Clown Prince of Crime, culminating in the film’s instantly iconic dance sequence on a set of city stairs. As Joaquin Phoenix’s character shows off his sinister rebirth, the video announces the film will be available for purchase on digital HD on Dec. 17 and Blu-ray and DVD on Jan. 7, with preorders already available in both formats. No special features have been announced at this time.
Since being released worldwide, Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker has earned record-breaking box office success. In addition to becoming the first R-rated film to cross the $1 billion dollar mark worldwide, Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker relatively modest budget has resulted in it becoming the most profitable comic book film in history.
Directed by Todd Phillips, Joker stars Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, Bill Camp, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen, Glenn Fleshler, Douglas Hodge, Marc Maron, Josh Pais and Shea Whigham. It will be available on digital HD on December 17 and Blu-ray and DVD on January 7.