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The Dark Knight (2008)

Heath Ledger as "The Joker"

With the help of allies Lt. Jim Gordon (Gary Oldman) and DA Harvey Dent (Aaron Eckhart), Batman (Christian Bale) has been able to keep a tight lid on crime in Gotham City. But when a vile young criminal calling himself the Joker (Heath Ledger) suddenly throws the town into chaos, the caped Crusader begins to tread a fine line between heroism and vigilantism.

Academy Award (2008)WonActor in a Supporting Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2008)WonSupporting Actor
Golden Globe (2008)WonBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)WonOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
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