Dark comic book story Joker has led the nominations for the Oscars, with 11 nods, including best picture.
Australian actress Margot Robbie was also nominated, in the category of best actress in a supporting role, for her performance in Bombshell.
Joker, the Warner Bros film, will compete for the top prize with race car drama Ford v Ferrari, Netflix gangster movie The Irishman, Nazi satire Jojo Rabbit, classic novel Little Women, domestic drama Marriage Story, World War One film 1917, nostalgic Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, and South Korean movie Parasite.
The Irishman, 1917 and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood got 10 nods each.
The Oscars, the highest awards in the movie industry, will be handed out at a ceremony in Hollywood on February 9.
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