The Mask (1994)

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Comedy thriller based on a comic strip series. Timid loans officer Stanley Ipkiss rescues what he thinks is a body from the river only to find out that it is a mask attached to a mass of flotsam. He begins to wear the mask which appears to endow Stanley with an exuberant personality and special powers that gets him in trouble with both the law and a local crime boss.

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