Ken Tucker
September 22, 2010 AT 12:00 PM EDT

Joaquin Phoenix returned to The Late Show with David Letterman on Wednesday night. A clip released by CBS gives you some idea of the tone of the show, taped earlier today. Letterman says he wonders whether, the last time Phoenix was on the show — hiding behind a scraggly beard, sunglasses, and monosyllabic responses — he might have “hit his head in the tub”:

Hmmm; we’ll have to wait and see just how the duo explores the hoax that became the film I’m Still Here.

Come back here later tonight for a full review of the show.

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