Impersonating movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant impersonating movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious, stylized, funny and entertaining films and TV shows about / with impersonating, dishonesty, mentor, storytelling, greed, destiny, runaway, catastrophe, crimes and dialogue plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
impersonating movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as impersonating: Mulan (1998), Inception (2010), Bad Boys (1995), Quantum Leap (1989), Catch Me If You Can (2002), Revenge (2011), Just Go with It (2011), Madame (2017), Ocean's Eleven (2001), Return to Eden (1983).

List of impersonating movies

Mulan (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tomboyish girl disguises herself as a young man so she can fight with the Imperial Chinese Army against the invading Huns. With help from wise-cracking dragon Mushu, Mulan just might save her country -- and win the heart of handsome Captain Li ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, chick flick
Plot: cross dressing, good versus evil, adventure, friendship, dragon, princess, human spirit, emperor, female warrior, hidden identity, boot camp, female protagonist ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, ancient china, asia
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Inception (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: "inception", the implantation of another ...
Style: psychological, mind bending, suspenseful, clever, exciting ...
Plot: parallel world, manipulations, haunted by the past, teamwork, perfect crime, redemption, mind control, virtual reality, hi-tech, imagination, dreams, corporate world ...
Time: 2010s, near future
Place: los angeles, paris france, japan, sydney australia
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Bad Boys (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Marcus Burnett is a hen-pecked family man. Mike Lowry is a foot-loose and fancy free ladies' man. Both are Miami policemen, and both have 72 hours to reclaim a consignment of drugs stolen from under their station's nose. To complicate ...
Style: exciting, humorous, buddy comedy, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: drug lord, black cop, car chase, gunfight, police corruption, foot chase, internal affairs, police investigation, heroin, witness protection, buddies, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: miami, florida, usa
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Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Theorizing that one could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished... He woke to find himself trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own and driven by an unknown ...
Style: exciting, witty, stylized, touching, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, fish out of water, adventure, hologram, experiment gone awry, sent to the past, partners, impersonating, righting the wronged, odd couple, hidden identity ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
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Catch Me If You Can (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A true story about Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor. An FBI agent makes it his mission to put him behind bars. But Frank not ...
Style: exciting, clever, suspense, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: master criminal, prodigy, crime, fbi, justice, adventure, rise and fall, cat and mouse, special agents, con artists, manhunt, runaway ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1967
Place: usa, france, manhattan new york city, louisiana, california ...
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Revenge (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When Emily Thorne moves to the Hamptons, everyone wonders about the new girl, but she knows everything about them, including what they did to her family. Years ago, they took everything from her. Now, one by one, she's going to make them pay.
Style: captivating, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: vengeance, hidden identity, high society, undercover, haunted by the past, pretense, crimes, secret, family secret, young people, scheme, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Just Go with It (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A plastic surgeon, romancing a much younger schoolteacher, enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife, in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, family outing, kids
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, pretense, deception, fall in love, marriage, farce, blackmail, plastic surgery, plan gone awry, romance, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
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Madame (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Adding a little spice to a waning marriage, Anne and Bob, a wealthy and well-connected American couple, move into a manor house in romantic Paris. While preparing a particularly luxurious dinner for sophisticated international friends, our hostess ...
Style: romantic, light, funny, tragicomedy
Audience: chick flick
Plot: maid, social differences, love affair, pretending to be someone else, couple relations, impersonating, high society, master servant relationship, love and romance, husband wife relationship, domestic servant, mistaken identity ...
Place: france
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Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Less than 24 hours into his parole, charismatic thief Danny Ocean is already rolling out his next plan: In one night, Danny's hand-picked crew of specialists will attempt to steal more than $150 million from three Las Vegas casinos. But to ...
Style: witty, exciting, clever, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: thief, cons and scams, scheme, heist, perfect crime, group of criminals, casino, buddies, crime, friends, partners in crime, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, atlantic city new jersey, salt lake city utah, chicago illinois ...
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Return to Eden (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 267 min.
Story: Stephanie Harper is rich but insecure 40 year old heiress with two failed marriages behind her. Stephanie believes that she has found true love with tennis pro Greg Marsden, but after the wedding, Greg promptly begins an affair with Stephanie’s ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: betrayal, attempted murder, presumed dead, crumbling marriage, crimes, dishonesty, greed, hidden identity, rivalry, revenge, romance, fashion model ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
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Gentlemen of Fortune (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A kindergarten director Troshkin is a dead ringer for a criminal nicknamed "Docent" who stole the priceless...
Style: humorous, witty, funny, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: criminal heroes, cons and scams, lookalikes, hidden identity, expedition, crime, disguise, criminal gang, undercover, petty criminal, impersonating, secret agent ...
Time: 70s
Place: kindergarten, soviet union, russia
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Supercondriaque (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Romain Faubert is a 39 year old, single, medical photographer... and a raging hypochondriac. His doctor and only friend Dr. Dimitri Zvenka thinks he knows the cure for Romain: dating! But with the arrival of freedom fighter Anton Miroslav, everyone ...
Style: humorous, sincere, funny, entertaining, light ...
Plot: misfit, social misfits, love and romance, buddies, looking for love, hypochondriac, doctor patient relationship, husband wife relationship, brother sister relationship, impersonating, couple relations, nursing back to health ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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Good Advice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An investment banker loses everything and must discover what's important in life.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Plot: couples, mistaken identity, romance, disorder, fall in love, journalism, dishonesty, stock broker, overnight success, impersonating, encounter, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city
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The Man from Earth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An impromptu goodbye party for Professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals to his colleagues he never ages and has walked the earth for 14,000 years.
Style: serious, sincere, psychological, talky, surprise ending ...
Plot: immortality, professor, hidden identity, christianity, society, philosophy, god or devil, legends and myths, science, religion, psychology, ancient ...
Time: middle ages, prehistory, prehistoric, contemporary, 21st century ...
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V (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: V is an American science fiction television series that ran for two seasons on ABC, from November 3, 2009 to March 15, 2011. A remake of the 1983 miniseries created by Kenneth Johnson, the new series chronicles the arrival on Earth of a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil alien, ufo, alien encounter, dishonesty, fbi, danger, uncover truth, special agents, family relations, world domination, heroes, resistance ...
Place: usa
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I Love You Phillip Morris (2009)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Steve Russell is a small-town cop. Bored with his bland lifestyle, Russell turns to fraud as a means of shaking things up. Before long, Russell's criminal antics have landed him behind bars, where he encounters the charismatic Phillip Morris. ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, romantic, cynical ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, homosexual, prison, confined, deception, prison life, fall in love, love and romance, hopes, crimes, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, year 1998, year 2006
Place: miami, texas, florida, usa, georgia ...
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Leverage (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Leverage follows a five-person team: a thief, a grifter, a hacker, and a retrieval specialist, led by former insurance investigator Nathan Ford, who use their skills to fight corporate and governmental injustices inflicted on ordinary citizens.
Style: exciting, realistic, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Plot: hacker, thief, escapades, crime, unconventional method, crimes, team, mastermind, surveillance, hidden identity, dishonesty, investigator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
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No Good Nick (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A family finds their lives turned upside down when a young, street-smart grifter shows up on their doorstep, claiming to be a distant relative.
Style: semi serious, light, feel good, emotional, captivating
Audience: family outing, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: adopted daughter, family, parents and children, problem child, brother sister relationship, deception, impersonating
Time: 21st century
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Aim High (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A web series centered around a high school student with a double life as a teenage spy.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: double life, high school, young heroes, teenager, secret agents, undercover, secret service, working undercover, student life, impersonating, conflict, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Danger 5 (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Set in a bizarre, 1960's inspired version of World War II, the action comedy series follows the finest group of spies the Allies have to offer on a mission to kill Adolf Hitler.
Style: surreal, stylized, not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: spy, hitler, adventure, impersonating, allies, save the world, undercover, russian, rivalry, nazism, enemy, espionage ...
Time: 20th century
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The Lying Game (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Emma, a kind-hearted foster kid who can't catch a break, finds out she has an identical twin sister, Sutton, who - unlike Emma - was adopted by wealthy parents and is seemingly living an ideal life. After their initial meeting, Sutton talks ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, twin sister, amateur detective, lifestyle, youth, teenage life, deadly, high school, investigation, crimes, impersonating, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
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Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible true story of Lucky Singh, an extremely charismatic and fearless confident man and thief who socialized with the rich, famous and influential of Delhi society and then proceeded to rob them blind. He was the bête noire of ...
Style: exciting, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: thief, dog, betrayal, escape, social climbing, rise to the top, slick, love and romance, crimes, media sensation, crime, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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MADtv (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Reality-TV, Talk-Show
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: MADtv is an American sketch comedy television series based on Mad, and contained animated Spy vs. Spy and Don Martin cartoon shorts as well as images of Alfred E. Neuman. Its first TV broadcast was on October 14, 1995. The one-hour show aired ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: singer, comedian, musician, guest, live performance, cross dressing, impersonating, disorder, actor, performance, politically correct, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa
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Europa Europa (1990)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, France, Poland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A Jewish boy separated from his family in the early days of WWII poses as a German orphan and is taken into the heart of the Nazi world as a 'war hero' and eventually becomes a Hitler Youth. Although improbabilities and happenstance are ...
Style: epic, realistic, emotional, serious, captivating ...
Plot: german, holocaust, survival, anti semitism, jewish, hidden identity, roommate, homosexual, concentration camp, communism, ghetto, nazism ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 30s, 1940s
Place: latvia, germany, poland, europe, russia ...
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Anastasia (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This animated adventure retells the story of the lost daughter of Russia's last czar. The evil Rasputin places a curse on the Romanov family, and Anastasia and her grandmother, Empress Maria, get separated. After growing up in an orphanage, ...
Style: touching, exciting, captivating, factual, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: princess, royal family, adventure, cinderella story, memory loss, good versus evil, family, childhood, love and romance, destiny, hopes, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century
Place: russia, france, europe, paris france
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The Birdcage (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancé's right-wing moralistic parents.
Style: humorous, witty, clever, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: senator, farce, gay, gay slur, politician, coming out, mistaken identity, politics, disorder, family disapproval, owner, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: florida, usa, los angeles, miami, san francisco
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Much Ado About Nothing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In this Shakespearean farce, Hero and her groom-to-be, Claudio, team up with Claudio's commanding officer, Don Pedro, the week before their wedding to hatch a matchmaking scheme. Their targets are sharp-witted duo Benedick and Beatrice -- a ...
Style: witty, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: shakespeare, prince, opposites attract, presumed dead, countryside, battle of the sexes, duel, bachelor, intrigue, wedding, young lovers, romance ...
Time: 16th century, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, tuscany, england
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The Naked Gun 2?: The Smell of Fear (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bumbling cop Frank Drebin is out to foil the big boys in the energy industry, who intend to suppress technology that will put them out of business.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, based on cult tv series, funny ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night
Plot: race against time, white house, president, parody, police investigation, struggle, goofy hero, crimes, save the day, impersonating, environmental health, hysteria ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: washington d.c.
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Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Loving but irresponsible dad Daniel Hillard, estranged from his exasperated spouse, is crushed by a court order allowing only weekly visits with his kids. When Daniel learns his ex needs a housekeeper, he gets the job -- disguised as an English ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, light, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids
Plot: nanny, family, cross dressing, divorce, family relations, hidden identity, comedy of errors, custody battle, kids and family, parenthood, actor playing female role, gender bending ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: san francisco, usa
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Philanthropy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the 21st century Bucharest to get out in the city on Saturday evening at the arm of a beautiful woman is a financial investment risky. Ovidiu, unassuming high school teacher, never could afford. Looking for a source of income to something more ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor
Plot: secretary, middle aged man, alcohol abuse, teachers and students, love and romance, cons and scams, pretense, impersonating, couples, fall in love, dishonesty, make believe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe, bucharest, eastern europe
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