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No costumes: fans hoping to dress like the angry title character of Joaquin Phoenix when Joker goes to the cinema next weekend won't be able to do this at a big theater chain

Fans hoping to dress like the angry title character of Joaquin Phoenix when Joker goes to the cinema next weekend won't be able to do this at a big theater chain.

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TMZ reports that Landmark Theaters will ban costumes, masks, face paints, props related to the new Joker movie, which will hit the cinema on October 4.

Although some theater chains prohibit certain items such as props or masks, the Landmark ban is the most restrictive for Joker cosplay fans.

No costumes: fans hoping to dress like the angry title character of Joaquin Phoenix when Joker goes to the cinema next weekend won't be able to do this at a big theater chain

No costumes: fans hoping to dress like the angry title character of Joaquin Phoenix when Joker goes to the cinema next weekend won't be able to do this at a big theater chain

& # 39; We do not allow costumes, face-masks or masks from our employees or guests, & # 39; Ted Mundorff, CEO of Landmark, told TMZ.

The Landmark Theaters chain currently has 52 theaters with 252 screens in 27 markets in the United States.

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Much concern has been raised about the film as James Holmes dressed as the iconic comic book villager when he fired in 2012 in a theater in Aurora, Colorado, killing 12 people with 70 wounded.

Theater chain: the Landmark Theaters chain currently has 52 theaters with 252 screens in 27 markets in the United States

Theater chain: the Landmark Theaters chain currently has 52 theaters with 252 screens in 27 markets in the United States

Theater chain: the Landmark Theaters chain currently has 52 theaters with 252 screens in 27 markets in the United States

Wildcard ban: & # 39; We do not allow costumes, face-masks or masks from our employees or guests & # 39 ;, Landmark CEO Ted Mundorff told TMZ

Wildcard ban: & # 39; We do not allow costumes, face-masks or masks from our employees or guests & # 39 ;, Landmark CEO Ted Mundorff told TMZ

Wildcard ban: & # 39; We do not allow costumes, face-masks or masks from our employees or guests & # 39 ;, Landmark CEO Ted Mundorff told TMZ

Since then, it has been confirmed that the Joker movie will not be played in the same Aurora, Colorado theater where the shooting took place, with the families of the 12 victims writing a letter to Warner Bros. to express their concerns.

& # 39; When we heard that Warner Bros. released a film called Joker & # 39 ;, in which the character is presented as a protagonist with a sympathetic story about the origin, it gave us a break, & # 39; read the letter.

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The letter instructed the studio to end, & # 39; political contributions to, candidates taking money from the NRA, while also lobbying for arms reform and & # 39; assistance in financing survivor funds and intervention programs & # 39; s for armed violence to help survivors of armed violence & # 39 ;.

Not in Aurora: it has since been confirmed that the Joker movie will not play in the same Aurora, Colorado theater where the shooting took place, with the families of the 12 victims writing a letter to Warner Bros. to express their concerns

Not in Aurora: it has since been confirmed that the Joker movie will not play in the same Aurora, Colorado theater where the shooting took place, with the families of the 12 victims writing a letter to Warner Bros. to express their concerns

Not in Aurora: it has since been confirmed that the Joker movie will not play in the same Aurora, Colorado theater where the shooting took place, with the families of the 12 victims writing a letter to Warner Bros. to express their concerns

Warner bros. replied with a self-declaration, which they began to acknowledge: "Gun violence in our society is a critical issue, and we express our deepest condolences to all the victims and families affected by these tragedies."

& # 39; Our company has a long history of donating to victims of violence, including Aurora, and in recent weeks our parent company has joined other business leaders to call on policymakers to adopt bi-party legislation to address this epidemic addressing & # 39 ;, she added.

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The studio then made it clear that she is Joaquin Phoenix & # 39; s character Arthur Fleck, who transforms into the nefarious Joker, not as a & # 39; hero & # 39; have to consider.

Studio statement: Warner Bros. replied with a self-declaration, which they began to acknowledge: "Violence in our society is a critical issue, and we express our deep condolences to all the victims and families affected by these tragedies".

Studio statement: Warner Bros. replied with a self-declaration, which they began to acknowledge: "Violence in our society is a critical issue, and we express our deep condolences to all the victims and families affected by these tragedies".

Studio statement: Warner Bros. replied with a self-declaration, which they began to acknowledge: "Violence in our society is a critical issue, and we express our deep condolences to all the victims and families affected by these tragedies".

& # 39; Make no mistake: neither the fictional character Joker nor the film is a confirmation of any kind of violence in the real world. It is not the intention of the film, the filmmakers or the studio to keep this character as a hero, & the statement concluded.

Regal Cinemas, one of the largest theater chains in America with more than 500 theaters and 7,000 screens, told TMZ that they are not taking extra precautions.

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& # 39; We do not believe that the content or existence of a movie is a cause or signal of violence & # 39 ;, said a royal representative.

No precautions: Regal Cinemas, one of the largest theater chains in America with more than 500 theaters and 7,000 screens, told TMZ that they are not taking extra precautions

No precautions: Regal Cinemas, one of the largest theater chains in America with more than 500 theaters and 7,000 screens, told TMZ that they are not taking extra precautions

No precautions: Regal Cinemas, one of the largest theater chains in America with more than 500 theaters and 7,000 screens, told TMZ that they are not taking extra precautions

The film comes from his surprising Golden Lion victory as the best film of the Venice Film Festival, long regarded as an early indicator of the skill of the prize season.

Joker has received good reviews from critics, with a score of 76% on Rotten Tomatoes with The Hollywood Reporter projected last week that it would debut at $ 82 million.

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If it hits that projection, it will break Venom & # 39; s record of $ 80.2 million to become the highest debut ever in the month of October.

Awards season: the film comes from its surprising Golden Lion victory as the best film of the Venice Film Festival, long regarded as an early indicator of the ability of the award season

Awards season: the film comes from its surprising Golden Lion victory as the best film of the Venice Film Festival, long regarded as an early indicator of the ability of the award season

Awards season: the film comes from its surprising Golden Lion victory as the best film of the Venice Film Festival, long regarded as an early indicator of the ability of the award season

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