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A failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and becomes a psychopathic murderer.
Arthur Fleck (Joaquin Phoenix) is troubled man und struggles with life itself. A psychic tick makes him laugh uncontrollably whenever he is nervous. The clown actor secretly dreams of a career as a stand-up comedian. But he colossally fails a decisive performance and therefore ends up being the laughing stock of the whole city after a recording of the gig is broadcast on television.
When Arthur is also fired from his job, he finally loses it and sets off an avalanche of violence that can not be stopped: The Joker is born.