Quick Answer: Why Did Joker Kill His Friend?

Did Joker kill his neighbor?

As many of weighed whether Joker killed his neighbor Sophie, several creatives behind the film have spoken up.

Todd Phillips, the film’s director, however, has spoken on the fate of Sophie.

And according to him, no, Arthur did not kill Sophie..

Why did Joker kill the girl?

The shot would have confirmed outright that Arthur did not kill Sophie. Phillips cut the moment because he only wanted the movie to be told from Arthur’s point of view, and cutting to Sophie would have disrupted the film’s narrative structure.

Did Joker get abused?

He experienced physical abuse and neglect by his stepfather. He was adopted by a woman who was living with her own mental illness, which prevented her from being the nurturing force he needed. These relationships could have made him feel safe and protected and buffered his trauma, but instead were limited and empty.

What killed the Joker?

Batman winds up tracking down the Joker with the intent to finally kill him, and the two engage in a fight that ends with Batman breaking the Joker’s neck and paralyzing him. In a sick turn of events, the Joker takes it upon himself to finish the job and kills himself by twisting his own neck.

Did Sophie die in Joker?

Since Sophie and Arthur were not in a romantic relationship in real-life and he freaked her out in her apartment, did Arthur kill her? The recently released Joker script reveals this information. Arthur did not kill Sophie.

Does Joker kill Thomas Wayne?

Joquin Phoenix’s Joker doesn’t kill Bruce Wayne’s parents outright, but he does create a lawless situation that basically causes it to happen. Toward the end of the movie, this version of the Joker has several Joker minions, and a guy in a Joker mask kills Thomas and Martha Wayne, in front of 10-year-old Bruce Wayne.