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Inherent Vice

In a California beach community, private detective Larry "Doc" Sportello (Joaquin Phoenix) tends to work his cases through a smoky haze of marijuana....

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
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Her

A sensitive and soulful man earns a living by writing personal letters for other people. Left heartbroken after his marriage ends, Theodore (Joaquin...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
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The Master

Freddie Quell (Joaquin Phoenix) is a troubled, boozy drifter struggling with the trauma of World War II and whatever inner demons ruled his life...

Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2012)
Nominated
Leading Actor
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
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Walk the Line

The rise of country music legend Johnny Cash (Joaquin Phoenix) begins with his days as a boy growing up on the family farm, where he struggles...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2005)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2005)
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
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Hotel Rwanda

Paul Rusesabagina (Don Cheadle), a Hutu, manages the Hôtel des Mille Collines and lives a happy life with his Tutsi wife (Sophie Okonedo) and...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2004)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
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Gladiator

Commodus (Joaquin Phoenix) takes power and strips rank from Maximus (Russell Crowe), one of the favored generals of his predecessor and father,...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2000)
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2000)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2000)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture