The Joker : You wanna know how I got these scars ? My father, was a drinker, and a fiend. And one night, he goes off crazier than usual.
Do you wanna know how I got these scars ? My father was a drinkerand a fiend. And one night, he goes off crazier than usual. Mommy gets the kitchen knife to defend herself.
According to the Joker , his wife – who used to tell him he needed to “smile more” – got into trouble with gambling sharks who “carved her face”. As they didn’t have money for surgery and he wanted to “see her smile again” and let her know he didn’t care about the scars , he disfigured his own mouth in solidarity.
“ Do you want to know why I use a knife ? Guns are too quick. You can’t savor all the little emotions.
The Joker also tells Rachel Dawes that his wife had scars due to an accident and that he cut his own cheeks with a razor blade to prove that scars did not matter. He starts to tell Batman a third story about how he might have been disfigured.
mean? Why so serious? is a famous line from the movie The Dark Knight . Spoken by the villainous Joker , it plays on his clownish appearance and cheerful demeanor, which stays in place even while he does violent or gruesome things.
— The Dark Knight. David S. Goyer wrote a treatment for two followup films to Batman Begins, the first involving the Joker—as teased at the very end of the prior film—and the second involving Two-Face .
like you, who tells me that I worried too much, who tells me that I ought to smile more, who gambles and gets in deep with the sharks . Hey. [she squirms, and he forces her to keep looking at him] One day they carve her face. And we got no money for surgeries.
You have been warned! In Joker, Thomas Wayne ( Batman’s father) and Penny Fleck (Joker’s mother) are key characters. Penny claims that Thomas is actually Arthur’s father.
Thankfully the twist is only carried on for a few scenes, as it’s finally broken when Arthur manages to confront Thomas by sneaking into one of his fancy galas. Thomas is furious and swiftly lets Arthur know that he and his mother never had an affair, and that he fired her because she was increasingly unstable.
When the Joker became obsessing over destroying the Bat-Family, he decided to arrange for his face to be surgically removed . According to the Joker , he did this to symbolize how even without his, “Mask” he was still the joker where-as Batman’s Robins and Bat-Girls’ identities were only mask-deep.
The Joker’s main knife is a Smith & Wesson Extractor 1600 out-the-front automatic knife. Originally the knife was used to hold a Joker card in place on the body of an Batman impostor found hanging outside the mayor’s office.