The Joker's Scars: Why Three Different Stories?

The Joker in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight is one of the most chilling antagonists of all time. In this video essay, Hello Future Me takes a closer look at The Joker’s repeated line—“You wanna know how I got these scars?”—and Nolan’s deliberate choice for the story that follows to diverge with each retelling.




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