Joker received negative reviews from critics. A lazy youth failing to take up any responsibility is sent to work with his father's friend in Goa where he meets a woman who has problems of her own. Was this review helpful to you? Use the HTML below. Each title is ranked according to its share of pageviews among the items displayed. Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. He appeared as the lead actor in Saugandh (1991) before making his breakthrough with the suspense thriller Khiladi (1992), the first film of the Khiladi series. In 2012, he founded another production company called Grazing Goat Pictures Pvt Ltd. Joker was reportedly promoted as Kumar's 100th film, but later Akshay Kumar clarified that the 100th film landmark had been crossed long before he even signed up for Joker. [11] The film is being produced by Farah Khan, Shirish Kunder, and Akshay Kumar under the banner of Three's Company and Hari Om Entertainment. [14] Female lead opposite to Shreyas will be played by Minisha Lamba,[15] who will enact the role of an innocent TV reporter. Look ahead to the TV shows still set to premiere in the rest of 2020, including "Selena: The Series" and "The Stand. [24] Soumyadipta Banerjee of In.com gave 0.5 out of 5 stars and said "Not only that the aliens are weird, the whole movie seems be in some weird planet after a point of time". Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist. This FAQ is empty. The trailer of the film revealed on 11 July 2012, and also in … In a career spanning more than twenty five years, Kumar has appeared in over a hundred Hindi films and has won several awards including the National Film Award for Best Actor for his performance in … Believing himself to be jinxed, a man attempts to find true love, but instead gets caught in a web of lies. Based on 16 reviews, review aggregate site desimartini.com gave the film the verdict, "Apart from an interesting concept and a handful of funny moments, Joker is drag and doesn't work as a comedy or as a sci-fi caper. [13] Shreyas Talpade will play Akshay's brother in the film. [12] American actor Alexx ONell was also signed to play a role in the film.[9]. The site's average audience rating is 2/5. Joker is a 2012 Indian Hindi-language science fiction comedy film directed by Shirish Kunder and also his second directorial venture after Jaan-E-Mann. Rahman. Akshay Kumar is a popular Indian Film Actor who works primarily in Bollywood films. [16] Sonakshi will also perform an item number in the film. When he goes to retrieve his wealth, he learns that a dog has inherited it. Using a concept which was tried tested and horribly failed at makes the movie even more boring,if i could recall i hardly laughed that too at the stupidity of the film makers that how could they even think that this stuff will sell ? [18][19][20] The crew finished the 19-day schedule on 12 March 2011, finishing 40% of the production work. Shreyas Talpade and Minisha Lamba were later cast in pivotal roles. The film was declared a "Disaster" at box office. Skip it!" Add the first question. Joker is a 2012 Indian Hindi-language science fiction comedy film directed by Shirish Kunder and also his second directorial venture after Jaan-E-Mann. The underachieving son of a marriage bureau owner attempts to marry a don's daughter to a supposed police officer in an effort to prove his worth to his father. "It was a miscalculation on Shirish's part. The theatrical trailer was released on UTV Motion Pictures' YouTube channel on 11 July 2012 only online. The underachieving son of a marriage bureau owner attempts to marry a don's daughter to a supposed police officer in an effort to prove his worth to his father. "[32], "Joker release date confirmed, to arrive on 14th September, 2012", http://www.boxofficeindia.com/boxdetail.php?page=shownews&articleid=4873&nCat=, "Akshay's 'Joker' will be first full-fledged 3D film", "Indian Cinema gets on 3D Bandwagon: After Sohan Roy's DAM 999, Farah Khan's JOKER to be the 2nd Bollywood 3D Movie", "I don't get Farah's cinema: Shirish Kunder", "Shreyas to play Akshay's brother in 'Joker, "Minissha to play innocent TV reporter in Joker", "Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha's Joker Second Schedule Starts in May", "Shirish Kunder to begin shooting Joker from 12 February", "Akshay Kumar & Sonakshi Sinha starrer Joker 40% complete", "Rahman's protege and nephew Prakash to compose for Joker", "WATCH: Akshay Kumar in Jugnu from Joker", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Joker_(2012_film)&oldid=988630406, Indian films with live action and animation, Album articles lacking alt text for covers, Bollywood Hungama movie template using numeric ID, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, For being one of the worst films ever made...anywhere, This page was last edited on 14 November 2020, at 09:25.