Popularly known for the slapstick performances, Jim Carrey is a renowned name of the world cinema. Even though his personal life had comprised of a considerable share of struggle, he never failed to bring a smile on the viewer’s face.
Jim Carrey garnered a lot of fame for his comic roles but he did manage to show the versatility with some serious roles too. He was widely appreciated for his acting in The Truman Show and Man on the Moon and bagged the trophies for the same.
He debuted in 1981 with Rubberface and since then he just kept climbing the ladders of success. Let’s see how is Jim’s box office journey.
Take a look at Jim Carrey’s top 10 worldwide grossers:
1) Bruce Almighty (2003)
The religious comedy film had its share of controversies and opened to mixed response from critics. But on the commercial front, it turned out to be a big success with a sum of $484 million globally, as per Box Office Mojo.
2) The Mask (1994)
The superhero comedy film received good reviews upon its release. It too was a big hit with a collection of $351 million.
3) How The Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
The fantasy comedy film opened to mixed reviews from critics but was a commercial success. It amassed a sum of $345 million.
4) Batman Forever (1995)
Jim Carrey played the character of the Riddler in the film and received praises for his portrayal. The film made a collection $336 million globally.
5) A Christmas Carol (2009)
The film fetched mostly mixed to positive reviews upon its release. It was a decent success with a sum of $325 million.
6) Liar Liar (1997)
Liar Liar was a massive hit at the box office. Made at a controlled budget, this Jim Carrey starrer made $303 million.
7) Horton Hears A Who! (2008)
The animated film received mostly positive reviews and was a box office success too. It made $298 million.
8) The Truman Show (1998)
It is amongst the highest-rated films of Jim Carrey. Just like the favourable reviews, the sci-fi comedy film was a big success with a collection of $264 million.
9) Dumb And Dumber (1994)
Over the years, the film has fetched a cult following and during its time too, the film was a massive hit. Made at a low cost, it earned $247 million.
10) Yes Man (2008)
Yes Man received mixed reviews from the critics but was loved by the ticket paying audience. The romantic comedy made $223 million in its lifetime run.