They plan to make a trilogy of The Mask (1994)

The funny 1994 film The Mask could have two new installments to form a trilogy of action and lots of “green” humor.

The Mask 1994 was one of the most important films of that year and also helped launch Jim Carrey like one of the great Hollywood stars. There were plans for more movies at the time, but they eventually stalled. There was a sequel without Jim Carrey called The son of the Mask in 2005, but we will have to pretend it doesn't exist. However, all these years later, it seems that they will try again in a big way.

According to some sources, the same ones who said that Jim Carrey would return with a cameo in Space Jam: A New Legacy Before it was confirmed through some leaked images, it appears that Warner Bros. is planning to make two new movies of The mask, so that a trilogy can be formed with the 1994 original in mind. And Jim Carrey is apparently open to the idea of ​​participating in both.

Those who follow the actor's career may be aware of his traditional dislike for making sequels, although he has clearly changed his mind lately, as he was persuaded to do. Two even dumber fools 2014 and has confirmed his participation in the upcoming sequel to Sonic. Jim Carrey made it clear that he would be willing to put on the mask of Loki again if the correct filmmaker was also included. So while we're not sure who Warner Bros. is aiming to direct, it must be someone good.

What was the first movie about?

In the movie of The mask, Jim Carrey plays Stanley Ipkiss a clueless bank worker. When the beautiful Tina Carlyle (Cameron Diaz) appears at the branch, Stanley is impressed by her. Although his intentions are to photograph the vault for a group of gangsters to rob it. The protagonist decides to go to the club where Tina works, but they don't let him in and he ends up alone and without a car going home. At that moment he sees something that appears to be a person floating in the river. So he launches himself to save him, but it turns out to be the mask tangled in seaweed and trash, so he takes it home and decides to put it on.

This gives him powers and his personality changes radically, from being honest and polite, to becoming a crazy being that nothing can stop. Since the Mask belongs to Loki, the Norse god of mischief. From there, he will rob banks and face the gangsters while trying to get Tina's heart.

The movie of The mask it grossed more than $ 351 million in 1994 and its special effects had an Oscars nomination. Although they lost to Forrest Gump, which were also made by ILM.

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