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Entertainment Joker's use of a Gary Glitter song has been heavily criticised

15:25  07 october  2019
15:25  07 october  2019 Source:   digitalspy.com

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The makers of Joker are facing a wave of criticism from disgusted cinema-goers who noticed that Glitter ' s 1972 Rock and Roll Part 2 has been used in a Darren Mooney said the most questionable part of the film was the use of a Gary Glitter song . Gothman prophecies said the scariest part about

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a person sitting at a table in front of a mirror: Joker is attracting major criticism for its use of convicted paedophile Gary Glitter's song 'Rock and Roll Part 2' in a Joaquin Phoenix scene. © Warner Bros. Joker is attracting major criticism for its use of convicted paedophile Gary Glitter's song 'Rock and Roll Part 2' in a Joaquin Phoenix scene.

The use of a Gary Glitter song in Joker is attracting major criticism from cinema-goers.

The movie stars Joaquin Phoenix as a particularly dark version of the DC villain, and has already found success, winning the Venice Film Festival Golden Lion and breaking records over the weekend by taking $93.5 million at the US box office.

However, Joker has also caused its fair share of controversy, with director Todd Phillips attacked for his "woke culture" comments and mass shooting survivors flagging their concerns about the film's gun violence to Warner Bros.

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ManvsPink tweeted: “ Gary Glitter gets royalties for Joker . Glitter , 75, is currently serving 16 years for attempted rape, indecent assault and having sex with a child under 13. Glitter , real name Paul Gadd , was jailed for the third time in 2015 for abusing three young girls and is believed to be due for

way,” Joker has been hailed as revolutionary for its depiction of mental illness, but – at least in gun-toting America – screenings have been suggested Phoenix to appear in his supervillain origin story by suggesting they would “sneak a real movie in the studio system under the guise of a comic-book

And, viewers have now been left deeply unimpressed with the use of Glitter's 1972 'Rock and Roll Part 2' in one scene.

a group of people standing next to a person: Paul Gadd aka Gary Glitter arrives at Southwark Crown Court on June 25, 2014 © Alex Huckle/GC Images - Getty Images Paul Gadd aka Gary Glitter arrives at Southwark Crown Court on June 25, 2014

Glitter was jailed in 2015 for a number of sexual assault offences, including one count of raping a 13-year-old girl.

It's no surprise then that a scene in which Glitter's song plays over the Joker (Phoenix) dancing down some stairs while his character transforms into a sinister killer has not gone down well.

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"There is no f**king way they put Gary Glitter's music in the new Joker movie," said one viewer, while another added that they were "so beyond disgusted" with the choice.

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Paul Gadd , Gary Glitter , was convicted at Southwark Crown Court, 5 for attempted rape, unlawful sexual intercourse with a Glitter ' s songs are believed to be blacklisted on all UK radio stations, but there are Jailed paedo Gary Glitter set to make fortune in royalties from Joker movie. GRIM FIND.

Joker includes several popular songs as the musical accompaniment to Arthur Fleck's descent into Joker includes a number of popular songs on its soundtrack, using them as the musical Joker ' s subject matter has received backlash, and in response, Phillips has taken an aggressive approach in

Below are just a few more of their reactions (with strong language):

Warner Bros has yet to comment on the decision to include the Glitter song.

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Glitter , real name Paul Gadd , reportedly sang Another Rock 'N' Roll Christmas and I Love, You Gary Glitter , was jeered off stage to the chant of 'off! off! off!' in HMP Verne in Dorset, where he is serving Adding: 'After the second song things seemed to improve, but the audience found the whole thing a

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