Great Debate: Who's the Better Joker:...

Great Debate: Who's the Better Joker: Ledger or Nicholson?We pose the ...

There are 58 comments on the Wizard Universe story from Oct 6, 2007, titled Great Debate: Who's the Better Joker: Ledger or Nicholson?We pose the .... In it, Wizard Universe reports that:

“Where does he get those wonderful toys”

HEATH LEDGER In the vibrant, moody Bat-universe Tim Burton built for 1989's "Batman," the rubber-faced Jack Nicholson made sense as the Joker. via Wizard Universe

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Hollywood Princess

Euless, TX

#1 Nov 9, 2007
Nicholson would probably be a better Joker, even though Heath Ledger is a good actor.
Hollywood Princess

Euless, TX

#2 Nov 15, 2007
Jack Nicholson!
vforlife

Beacon Falls, CT

#3 Dec 18, 2007
I think they are both good actors but we'll ahve to see about Ledger being the Joker
eeeeeeeeeeeee

Barrie, Canada

#4 Dec 19, 2007
ledger will be a better joker

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Connecticut

#5 Dec 20, 2007
eeeeeeeeeeeee wrote:
ledger will be a better joker
How do you know? I mean he is a great actor but can he pull off the biggest villain in the Batman universe? Only the release of the movie will tell us for sure!
cuban weirdo

Charlestown, RI

#6 Feb 12, 2008
if you have seen the trailor Ledger is the better joker, he seems more crzy and phsycotic, Nicholson did a good job being crzy in other movies but kind of slacked in the 1989 film of batman.
better joker

United States

#7 Jul 18, 2008
i just came from the mid nite showing of THE DARK KNIGHT. it is awesome and i would have to say i think Ledger is a better joker hands down
Bigbo22

Suitland, MD

#8 Jul 18, 2008
After seeing the movie, im shocked that im saying that Ledger is the better joker.
Lue Juice

Portsmouth, VA

#9 Jul 18, 2008
Hands down Ledger's joker is better! His character has more depth and is more psychotic than Nicholson could ever dream of.
texasboy

United States

#10 Jul 18, 2008
well jack nicholson did a good job but was more funny then crazy and insane. I overall think ledger is better because he makes the joker a real crazy villian
AllCitys

Auburn Hills, MI

#11 Jul 18, 2008
I kind of hate to say it, but ledger nailed it, Nicholson was more animated and humorous, but ledger's version seems way more realistic and believable.
bob

Scottsdale, AZ

#12 Jul 19, 2008
i think ledger was better only because in this film he was allowed to be a bit darker then jack was
baby hamster

AOL

#13 Jul 19, 2008
Ledger all the way!!!!!!
Chol Yerlow

Hendersonville, TN

#14 Jul 20, 2008
Saw The Dark Night two nights three nights and and I'm watching the first batman right now as I'm typing this. I think it was ridiculous to think Jack was the better Joker before I saw The Dark Night, but after seeing it I think you are a fool if you think Jack is the better Joker.

No one can express the paranoid delusional character of The Joker like Heath did and no one ever will again.
Brandy

San Antonio, TX

#15 Jul 21, 2008
Ledger was a far better joker. (:
Sad Sad

Ada, MI

#16 Jul 21, 2008
I live the role <@:(
person

United States

#17 Jul 22, 2008
ledger all the way!!!!!
Candy

Chicago, IL

#18 Jul 22, 2008
Just watched it and the truth is Nicholson is the better Joker. Let's not forget The Joker's character is menat to be funny and animated just like he was in the comic book. I don't think Ledger could've played a true and convincing joker but he played an amazing physcotic/twisted one. He nailed it.He made my skin crawl. I think he should get an Oscar,not for playing the (true)Joker but for his outstanding interpretation of the Joker.
JON-7

Okemos, MI

#19 Jul 23, 2008
Your right about that. Nicholson wasn't as physcotic as Ledger.
JON-7

Okemos, MI

#20 Jul 23, 2008
If I could, I would give Heath Ledger the Best Suporting actor award at the oscars

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