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Like the original film, it was well received by the public, but poorly received by critics.It was a huge box-office success, earning 2 million worldwide in addition to breaking records, with a million opening weekend.Janet Maslin of The New York Times said: "Well into his tumultuous career, Mr.Carrey finally turns up in a straightforward comic vehicle, and the results are much wilder and funnier than this mundane material should have allowed." Eventually, he did pick up his first Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture Drama.In 1999, Carrey had the lead role in Man on the Moon.He portrayed comedian Andy Kaufman to critical acclaim and received his second Golden Globe in a row.Carrey earned million for his next film, The Cable Guy (1996).
His first leading roles in motion pictures came with Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994), Dumb and Dumber (1994), The Mask (1994), and Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995), as well portraying the Riddler in Batman Forever (1995) and the lead role in Liar Liar (1997).In a short period of time, he went from open-mic nights to regular paid shows, building his reputation in the process.A reviewer in the Toronto Star raved that Carrey was "a genuine star coming to life".He soon bounced back with the critically acclaimed comedy Liar Liar (1997), playing Fletcher Reede, an unethical lawyer rendered unable to lie by his young son's birthday wish.
Carrey was praised for his performance, earning a second Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actor.
For his next feature film, Carrey starred opposite Jennifer Aniston and Morgan Freeman in Tom Shadyac's international hit comedy Bruce Almighty (2003).