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Me, Myself, and Irene is a 2000 film starring Jim Carrey as Rhode Island state trooper Charlie Baileygates. Immediately after he marries his sweetheart Layla she begins having an affair with the driver of their wedding limo (We did say 'immediately') when she learns that he is an accomplished academic who is only driving a limo as a research project. The affair continues for years, even producing children which Charlie accepts as his own, until Layla ultimately leaves Charlie.Traumatized by Layla's betrayal, Charlie spends the next few years avoiding confrontation and allowing others to take advantage of him. Everyone in town, apart from his foul-mouthed genius sons, treats him with contempt.Charlie's repressed anger develops into a rude and violent Split Personality named Hank. Complications arise when Charlie is tasked with escorting a woman named Irene P. Waters to Massena, New York, and Hank is both help and hindrance as Charlie and Irene try to stay alive.
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