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Cameron Diaz's breakout movie: 'The Mask' or 'There's Something About Mary'?
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Cameron Diaz is now 45 years old, and she's one of the top-grossing movie actresses of all time. But she had to get her start sometimeback in the '90s with hits like "The Mask" and "There's Something About Mary." Playing the leading lady in the box office smash "The Mask" really jump started her career and led to more starring roles. But "There's Something About Mary" garnered Cameron awards recognition for playing the titular role. Which film is Cameron's breakthrough? 🎥🌟

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"The Mask" was both a critical and commercial success. The film grossed more than $351 million at the box office globally. She played the leading lady Tina Carlyle to Jim Carrey's comedic genius. It's regarded as Cameron's first starring role and set the foundation for much more to come. While Jim was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Actor — Musical or Comedy, Cameron was set for more starring roles, and therefore, more box office gold. 

Watch a hilarious short clip below from the comedy blockbuster.

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But "There's Something About Mary" slightly topped "The Mask" at the global box office, grossing more than $369 million worldwide. Cameron also received awards recognition for her comedic performance as the titular character. She won several Best Actress awards, including the Blockbuster Entertainment Award, the MTV Movie Award, New York Film Critics Circle Award and the American Comedy Award. She was also nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Actress — Musical of Comedy. 

"There Something About Mary" is one of Cameron's most iconic movies. who doesn't remember that hilarious (and yes, very gross) hair gel scene?! Watch it below.

FINAL RESULTS
Cameron Diaz's breakout movie: 'The Mask' or 'There's Something About Mary'?
#TeamTheMask
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamAboutMary
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