Lookalikes movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lookalikes movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, romantic, entertaining, serious and sexy films and TV shows about / with lookalikes, mistaken identity, runaway, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, catastrophe, twists and turns, dishonesty and twins plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
lookalikes movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as lookalikes: The Princess Switch (2018), The Scapegoat (2012), The Parent Trap (1998), Monte Carlo (2011), The Devil's Double (2011), The 6th Day (2000), The Island (2005), The Man in the Iron Mask (1998), Barbie Princess Adventure (2020), She's the Man (2006).

List of lookalikes movies

The Princess Switch (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When a down-to-earth Chicago baker and a soon-to-be princess discover they look like twins, they hatch a Christmastime plan to trade places.
Style: romantic, sweet, light, feel good
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: christmas, royalty, prince, lookalikes, princess, kingdom, royal family, body swapping, love, dual role, same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen, single father ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois
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The Scapegoat (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Set in 1952, as England prepares for the coronation, The Scapegoat tells the story of two very different men who have one thing in common - a face.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: lookalikes, hidden identity, switching roles, family problems, scapegoat, dark humor, coincidence, family relations, disorder, dishonesty, cons and scams, estate ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1952
Place: england, europe
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The Parent Trap (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Hallie Parker and Annie James are identical twins separated at a young age because of their parents' divorce. unknowingly to their parents, the girls are sent to the same summer camp where they meet, discover the truth about themselves, and ...
Style: feel good, light, sweet, humorous, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: twins, divorce, summer camp, mischievous children, lookalikes, single parent, father daughter relationship, twins separated at birth, child's point of view, children, butler, dishonesty ...
Time: year 1998, 90s
Place: california, london, maine, england, usa ...
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Monte Carlo (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three young women vacationing in Paris find themselves whisked away to Monte Carlo after one of the girls is mistaken for a British heiress.
Style: romantic, humorous, light, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: adventure, mistaken identity, fall in love, happy ending, love and romance, lifestyle, lookalikes, teenage life, tour guide, nothing goes right, high society, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: monte carlo, paris france, europe, monaco, texas ...
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The Devil's Double (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A chilling vision of the House of Saddam Hussein comes to life through the eyes of the man who was forced to become the double of Hussein's sadistic son.
Style: serious, political, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: lookalikes, rape, betrayal, saddam hussein, psychopath, hidden identity, manipulation, dictatorship, murder, impostor, twists and turns, double life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: baghdad iraq, iraq, middle east, california
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The 6th Day (2000)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Futuristic action about a man who meets a clone of himself and stumbles into a grand conspiracy about clones taking over the world.
Style: futuristic, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, philosophical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: cyberpunk, cloning, lookalikes, dystopic future, genetic engineering, clones, conspiracy, murder, rivalry, dishonesty, one against many, apocalypse ...
Time: future, year 2000, 2010s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: argentina, patagonia
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The Island (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: In 2019, Lincoln Six-Echo is a resident of a seemingly "Utopian" but contained facility. Like all of the inhabitants of this carefully-controlled environment, Lincoln hopes to be chosen to go to The Island — reportedly the last ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: distopia, escape, cloning, fugitives, future dystopia, technology gone awry, island, clones, lookalikes, utopia, life is a bitch, conspiracy ...
Time: future, year 2019, 2010s, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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The Man in the Iron Mask (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Years have passed since the Three Musketeers, Aramis, Athos and Porthos, have fought together with their friend, D'Artagnan. But with the tyrannical King Louis using his power to wreak havoc in the kingdom while his twin brother, Philippe, ...
Style: exciting, suspense, atmospheric, serious, epic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adventure, lookalikes, musketeer, sword fight, royalty, twins, swashbuckler, medieval, palace, three musketeers, conspiracy, throne ...
Time: 17th century, 19th century, 18th century
Place: france, egypt, paris france, europe
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Barbie Princess Adventure (2020)
Genre: Animation, Family, Musical
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 72 min.
Story: With new friends in a new kingdom, Barbie learns what it means to be herself when she trades places with a royal lookalike in this musical adventure.
Style: semi serious, entertaining, light, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: barbie, lookalikes, aristocracy, princess, royalty, adventure, espionage, life turned upside down, secret, mistaken identity, friendship, duty ...
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She's the Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Viola Johnson is in a real jam. Complications threaten her scheme to pose as her twin brother, Sebastian, and take his place at a new boarding school. She falls in love with her handsome roommate, Duke, who loves beautiful Olivia, who has fallen for ...
Style: feel good, romantic, funny, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: high school, romance, teenager, cross dressing, soccer, tomboy, sport, teenage love, roommate, hidden identity, teen romance, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: london, new jersey, usa
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The Princess Switch: Switched Again (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Duchess Margaret unexpectedly inherits the throne & hits a rough patch with Kevin, it’s up to Stacy to save the day before a new lookalike — party girl Fiona — foils their plans.
Style: sentimental, not serious, light, humorous, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, royalty, prince, lookalikes, imaginary kingdom, royal family, true love, king, party, mistaken identity, nothing goes right, society ...
Time: future
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Single White Female (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Attractive Manhattanite Allison Jones has it all: a handsome beau, a rent-controlled apartment, and a promising career as a fashion designer. When boyfriend Sam proves unfaithful, Allison strikes out on her own but must use the classifieds to seek ...
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, suspense, sexy, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, mental illness, roommate, stalker, female rapist, jealousy, femme fatale, psychopath, dangerous friend, stalking, female nudity, death of pet ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
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Orphan Black (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A streetwise hustler is pulled into a compelling conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks just like her.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, killings, strong female character, female protagonist, uncover truth, family relations, lesbianism, heroine, suicide, supernatural, lesbian relationship, lookalikes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: toronto ontario canada, new york
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Dave (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bill Mitchell is the philandering and distant President of the United States. Dave Kovic is a sweet-natured and caring Temp Agency operator, who by a staggering coincidence looks exactly like the President. As such, when Mitchell wants to escape an ...
Style: feel good, political, humorous, witty, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: u.s. president, politics, political corruption, president, lookalikes, romance, conspiracy, congress, head of state, americana, state affairs, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1993
Place: usa, washington d.c., california
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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: witty, funny, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: cons and scams, lookalikes, criminal heroes, crimes, disguise, criminal gang, petty criminal, impersonating, secret agents, russian mafia, art theft, kindergarten ...
Time: 70s
Place: ussr, russia
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The Parent Trap (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Hayley Mills plays twins who, unknown to their divorced parents, meet at a summer camp. Products of single parent households, they switch places (surprise!) so as to meet the parent they never knew, and then contrive to reunite them.
Style: feel good, touching, sweet, humorous, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: summer, family, twins, family life, summer camp, mischievous children, teenage girl, youth, sisters, parents and children, childhood, twins separated at birth ...
Time: year 1961, 60s
Place: california, massachusetts, boston, london
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Enemy (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Spain, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mild-mannered college professor discovers a look-alike actor and delves into the other man's private affairs.
Style: surreal, psychological, twist ending, atmospheric, cerebral ...
Plot: doppelganger, symbolism, infidelity, paranoia, spider, mental illness, nightmare, obsession, disturbed individual, twists and turns, nudity (full frontal - brief), lookalikes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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The Emperor's New Clothes (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Napoleon, exiled, devises a plan to retake the throne. He'll swap places with commoner Eugene Lenormand, sneak into Paris, then Lenormand will reveal himself and Napoleon will regain his throne. Things don't go at all well; first, the ...
Style: touching, humorous, entertaining, witty, fairy tale ...
Plot: napoleon bonaparte, romance, hidden identity, fall in love, disorder, lookalikes, emperor, society, social differences, exile, impostor, napoleonic wars ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: paris france, london, europe, france
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Jonathan (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jonathan is a young man with a strange condition that only his brother understands. But when he begins to yearn for a different life, their unique bond becomes increasingly tested.
Style: disturbing, surprise ending, futuristic, neurotic, thought provoking ...
Plot: lookalikes, conflict, double life, rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, society, brotherhood, teenager, self mutilation, abandoned by mother, orphan, taxi driver ...
Place: new york
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Say This Is Love (2000)
Genre: Action, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Life is paradise for an upright young man and a sweet-natured girl until fate intervenes. Now they're separated by circumstances beyond their control.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, emotional, romantic
Plot: tragic love, betrayal, social differences, fall in love, mistaken identity, dishonesty, society, romance, couples, lookalikes, family relations, rich and poor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new zealand, asia, india
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Addicted (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two brothers get into a sudden tragic accident and they both fall into a coma at the same time. A year later, the younger brother Dae-jin wakes up believing he is his older brother Ho-jin.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, romantic ...
Plot: obsession, supernatural, rivalry, redemption, mystery, love and romance, betrayal, twins, lookalikes, family problems, haunted by the past, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
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The Double Life of Veronique (1991)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Poland, Norway
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Veronique is a beautiful young French woman who aspires to be a renowned singer; Weronika lives in Poland, has a similar career goal and looks identical to Veronique, though the two are not related. The film follows both women as they contend with ...
Style: sexy, erotic, art house, emotional, non-linear ...
Plot: doppelganger, music, music teacher, self discovery, puppeteer, female protagonist, opera singer, heart disease, existentialism, love story, lookalikes, romance ...
Time: 90s, year 1990
Place: poland, france, paris france, europe, eastern europe
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Used Cars (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When the owner of a struggling used car lot is killed, it's up to the lot's hot-shot salesman to save the property from falling into the hands of the owner's ruthless brother and used-car rival.
Style: funny, humorous, talky, melancholic, semi serious ...
Plot: rivalry, car, brother brother relationship, stripper, car salesman, father daughter relationship, farce, satire, fight, heart attack, twin brother, scam ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future, 80s
Place: california, arizona
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Collateral (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 230 min.
TV show
Story: When a pizza delivery driver is shot dead in south London, a tenacious detective goes after the people traffickers behind his murder and unravels a conspiracy that goes to the top.
Style: futuristic, tense, captivating, suspenseful, melancholic ...
Plot: intelligence agency, female detective, conspiracy, murder investigation, crimes, law enforcement, scientific experiment, murder, rescue, lookalikes, border, twists and turns ...
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Kagemusha (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: When a warlord dies, a peasant thief is called upon to impersonate him, in order to protect his clan from appearing weak and vulnerable. But he finds himself haunted by the warlord’s spirit as well as his own ambitions.
Style: bleak, enigmatic, tense, epic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, war, warlord, japanese history, battles, heroes, doppelganger, medieval, death, feudal japan, culture clash ...
Time: 16th century, 18th century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Adaptation. (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A love-lorn script writer grows increasingly desperate in his quest to adapt the book 'The Orchid Thief'.
Style: philosophical, mind bending, psychological, sincere, talky ...
Plot: twins, twists and turns, loneliness, satire, filmmaking, mentally unstable, writers, loser, thief, writer's block, obsession, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, new orleans, usa, new york
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The Princess Switch 3: Romancing the Star (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When a priceless relic is stolen, Queen Margaret and Princess Stacy enlist the help of Margaret’s audacious look-alike cousin Fiona again who teams with a dashing, mysterious man from her past to retrieve it, rekindling the sparks of a tantalizing ...
Style: romantic, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: christmas, princess, lookalikes, royal family, holiday, theft, romantic friendship, heist, love and romance, adventure, robbery, escapades ...
Time: future
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Who Are You: School 2015 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: After losing her memory in an accident, a bullied high school orphan finds herself in the place of an identical-looking girl who's gone missing.
Style: dorama, sentimental, light, sincere, visually appealing
Plot: school, school trip, amnesia, love triangle, first love, lookalikes, dedicated teacher, jealousy, twists and turns, high school, high school romance, friendship between teens ...
Place: korea
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Kaminey (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Guddu and Charlie are identical twins born and raised in the slums of Mumbai. They dream of leaving the squalor behind and moving into a life of prosperity and dignity. Though they look alike, the two are as different as chalk and cheese. One lisps, ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: manhunt, chase, lifestyle, love and romance, down on your luck, life is a bitch, partners, reluctant partners, lookalikes, friendship, police corruption, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, india
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Superman: Doomsday (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When LexCorps accidentally unleash a murderous creature, Doomsday, Superman meets his greatest challenge as a champion. Based on the "The Death of Superman" storyline that appeared in DC Comics' publications in the 1990s
Style: intense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, double life, good versus evil, mad scientist, fight, secret identity, cloning, superman character, crime wave, heroic mission, adventure, monster ...
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