Joaquin Phoenix starrer Joker is just couple of days away from its release and the film is expected to take a monstrous start at the box office coming weekend. Todd Phillips directorial is carrying excellent reviews with current IMDB score laying at 9.4 whereas metacritic rating stands at a very strong 70%.
The film will be opening at some international markets from today and the trade at Hollywood expect an opening of over $ 155m from international arena whereas Joaquin Phoenix starrer is expected to rake in over $ 80m from North America over the weekend as per early tracking.
If Joker manages to go over $ 80m that would mean biggest opening of all time for October releases beating both Venom ($ 80.25m) and Halloween ($ 76.22m). At the same time $ 80m debut would mean 11th biggest start ever for a R Rated release.
But if film goes over $ 85m then that would take it to 8th largest opening for R Rated release. Joker is having huge buzz in Pakistan too and it will be opening in Pakistan on Friday distributed by HKC.