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121 min.
United States United States
Todd Phillips, Scott Silver
Hildur Guðnadóttir
Lawrence Sher
DC Comics, DC Entertainment, Warner Bros., Village Roadshow, Bron Studios, Creative Wealth Media Finance, 22 & Indiana Pictures. Distributor: Warner Bros.
Thriller. Drama | Crime. DC Comics. Based on a Comic. Clowns. Psychological Drama. 1980s
Year 1981. In Gotham City, mentally-troubled Arthur Fleck (Joaquin Phoenix) works as a clown-for-hire and lives with his mother, Penny. Arthur, whose motivation in life is to make people laugh, wants to be a stand-up comedian, but he is ignored by society, and a series of tragic events will take him to see the world in a different way, full of anger and rage against everyone and everything.
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2019: 2 Academy Awards: Best Actor (Joaquin Phoenix) & Original Score. 11 Noms.
2019: Golden Globes: Best Actor (Phoenix) & Score. 4 Nominations
2019: BAFTA Awards: Best Actor (Phoenix), Score & Casting. 11 nominations
2019: Venice Film Festival: Golden Lion (Best Film)
2019: American Film Institute (AFI): Top 10 - Movies of the Year
2019: Critics Choice Awards: Best Score & Actor (Joaquin Phoenix). 7 Nomin.
2019: Producers Guild Awards (PGA): Nominated for Best Film
2019: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay
2019: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): Best Actor (Joaquin Phoenix)
2019: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Nominated for Best Actor (Joaquin Phoenix)
2019: San Francisco Film Critics Circle: Nom. Best Actor (Phoenix) & Original Score
2019: Satellite Awards: Best Adapted Screenplay & Score. 10 Nominations
2019: César Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
2019: Razzie Awards: Nominated for Worst Reckless Disregard for Human Life and Public Property
2019: Boston Society of Film Critics Awards: Nominated for Best Actor (Phoenix)
2019: David di Donatello Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
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