Switching places movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant switching places movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, sweet and clever films and TV shows about / with switching places, runaway, mentor, chase, dialogue, family, catastrophe, destiny, disorder and happy ending plots mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as switching places: Trading Places (1983), Cinderella 3: A Twist in Time (2007), Body Swap (2019), Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972), Baby Driver (2017), Oh, God! You Devil (1984), Detention (2011), Wreck-It Ralph (2012), The Princess and the Call Girl (1986), Wish Upon a Star (1996).

List of switching places movies

 7.5
 133K
Trading Places (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, cynical, entertaining ...
Plot: rich and poor, switching roles, millionaire, bet, fish out of water, life turned upside down, rags to riches, experiment, wager, wrongful arrest, investor, yuppie ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, new york, usa, pennsylvania, manhattan new york city
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Cinderella 3: A Twist in Time (2007)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When Lady Tremaine steals the Fairy Godmother's wand and changes history, it's up to Cinderella to restore the timeline and reclaim her prince.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, light, touching ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: cinderella story, prince, true love, magic, fairy godmother, romance, love and romance, palaces castles and temples, imaginary, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, fairy ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe
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 7.2
 24
Body Swap (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: CJ is a high strung business woman at the Versa Corporation working on the biggest deal in her company's history. Casey is a laid-back slacker who mooches off his brother Roy. When Casey goes into an interview at Versa only to qualify for ...
Style: avant garde, surprise ending, ambiguous ending, psychotronic, experimental ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dialogue driven, company, girl, betrayal, business, body swapping, breaking the fourth wall, switching places, slacker, businesswoman, parody, plot twist ...
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Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young businessman goes to a magic expert to learn hardness and skill with his cynical and greedy collaborators. He becomes a very good tap dancer, but will he be able to get free of his old boss?
Style: humorous, offbeat, clever, witty, realistic ...
Plot: satire, tap dancing, rabbit, magic trick, tap dance, self discovery, parents and children, innocence lost, siblings relations, dull life, wizards and magicians, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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 7.6
 428K
Baby Driver (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Music, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.
Style: twists and turns, stylized, suspense, tense, intense ...
Plot: getaway driver, bank robbery, car chase, heist, cars, car, sign language, romance, music, gunfight, twists & turns, chase ...
Time: year 1998, 2010s, 21st century
Place: atlanta, atlanta georgia, usa
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Oh, God! You Devil (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: George Burns is back as God, but oops, here he is as Satan, too. A young rock star is ready to sell his soul to Satan, and Satan is all too happy to oblige. Oops! Seems the fellow was watched over by God as a baby, so now the almighty and his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, unusual plot structure, cult film ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: deal with the devil, rivalry, switching roles, miraculous event, musician's life, artists and showbiz, imaginary, hopes, supernatural, disorder, religions or cults, belief in god ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
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 5.7
 15K
Detention (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As a killer named Cinderhella stalks the student body at the high school in Grizzly Lake, a group of co-eds band together to survive while they're all serving detention.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, high school, youth, social relations, imaginary, cheerleader, time machine, survival, teenage life, love triangle, delusion, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, 90s ...
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 7.7
 374K
Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Wreck-It Ralph is the 9-foot-tall, 643-pound villain of an arcade video game named Fix-It Felix Jr., in which the game's titular hero fixes buildings that Ralph destroys. Wanting to prove he can be a good guy and not just a villain, Ralph ...
Style: sweet, exciting, humorous, touching, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: villain, adventure, imaginary, car race, obsessive quest, heroes, escapades, misfit, lifestyle change, courage, fish out of water, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2010s, 90s ...
Place: usa, california
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The Princess and the Call Girl (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two women--one a wealthy society débutante, the other an elegant call girl--with a remarkable resemblance to one another decide to trade professions and social positions temporarily and see what results from it.
Style: humorous, sexual, erotic, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitute, sexual content, social differences, sexual relations, mistaken identity, college, sexual abuse, switching roles, looking for sex, couples, friends ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, riviera
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Wish Upon a Star (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Alexia Wheaton hasn't been herself lately. Neighter has her 15-year-old sister Hayley. In fact they've been each other. Alexia becomes fashion-challenged Hayley and she in turn becomes styling Alexia and the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, switching roles, sisters, high school, disorder, wish come true, teenage life, sibling relationship, siblings relations, fish out of water, family, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, new jersey, hawaii, california
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 6.5
 118K
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, humorous, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids ...
Plot: twins, mischievous children, lookalikes, summer camp, disorder, dishonesty, butler, single parent, parents and children, family relations, comedy of errors, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1998
Place: london, england, california, maine, usa ...
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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: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: parents and children, twins, family relations, single parent, family life, summer camp, mischievous children, family, summer, prank, love and romance, lookalikes ...
Time: year 1961
Place: california, boston, massachusetts, london
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 6.2
 123K
Freaky Friday (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mother and daughter bicker over everything -- what Anna wears, whom she likes and what she wants to do when she's older. In turn, Anna detests Tess's fiancé. When a magical fortune cookie switches their personalities, they each get a peek ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, girls' night, date night, family outing ...
Plot: body swapping, high school, mother daughter relationship, child as adult, switching roles, adult as child, fish out of water, parents and children, soul transference, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, generation gap ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
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 6.3
 12K
Freaky Friday (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: School girl Annabel is hassled by her mother, and Mrs. Andrews is annoyed with her daughter, Annabel. They both think that the other has an easy life. On a normal Friday morning, both complain about each other and wish they could have the easy life ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, surprise ending, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: body swapping, child as adult, wish come true, self discovery, switching roles, family relations, hockey, disney, family, coming of age, youth, hopes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, turkey, california
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 5.9
 20K
It Takes Two (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Identical 9-year-olds from very different backgrounds: orphaned Amanda and wealthy Alyssa meet at summer camp and decide to switch places -- and play matchmaker between Alyssa's dad, Roger, and the kind social worker who cares for Amanda.
Style: feel good, sweet, touching, humorous, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: twins, mischievous children, family, orphan, summer camp, single parent, fall in love, children, social worker, adoption, switching roles, social differences ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, london, new york
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Prelude to a Kiss (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A couple fall in love despite the girl's pessimistic outlook. As they struggle to come to terms with their relationship, something supernatural happens that tests it.
Style: sentimental, feel good, sweet, emotional, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, romance, terminal illness, true love, supernatural, destiny, opposites attract, aging, couple relations, ghost, couples, afterlife ...
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New York Minute (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Top student Jane Ryan heads to Manhattan for a college-scholarship competition. Her rebellious twin Roxy Ryan goes along to crash a video shoot. But anything can happen - and does - in a romp involving a pursuing truant officer, a smuggler, ...
Style: witty, not serious, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: twins, siblings relations, youth, nothing goes right, disorder, twin sister, teenage life, friendship, dream, romance, music video, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, oxford university, new jersey
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 6.3
 144K
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, humorous, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenager, cross dressing, teenage love, high school life, teen romance, high school, tomboy, hidden identity, roommate, romance, twins, lookalikes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, london, new jersey
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 5.9
 9K
Vice Versa (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious oriental skull transforms a father into his son, and vice versa.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: switching roles, body swapping, school, workaholic, child as adult, family, wish come true, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, urban, silly humor, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new york
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Maid to Order (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Spoiled Jessie Montgomery, whose wild behavior and spending excesses cause her well-meaning but exasperated millionaire father Charles to wish he never had her, is visited by fairy godmother Stella. In an effort to save Jessie, Stella casts a spell ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: maid, friendship, parents and children, switching roles, cinderella story, fish out of water, self discovery, fairy godmother, wish come true, romance, master and servant, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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 5.8
 41K
Monte Carlo (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Hungary, USA, France
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, sentimental, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, adventure, lookalikes, high society, mistaken identity, lifestyle, best friends, happy ending, teenage life, family relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: monte carlo, paris france, europe, monaco, england ...
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 6.9
 239K
The Holiday (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Two women, one (Cameron Diaz) from America and one (Kate Winslet) from Britain, swap homes at Christmastime after bad breakups with their boyfriends. Each woman finds romance with a local man (Jude Law, Jack Black) but realizes that the imminent ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sentimental, sweet, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: christmas, love and romance, happy ending, looking for love, holiday, fall in love, vacation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, snow, couples, christmas party, movie business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, london, england, california, usa ...
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 7.3
 195K
Big (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young boy, Josh Baskin makes a wish at a carnival machine to be big. He wakes up the following morning to find that it has been granted and his body has grown older overnight. But he is still the same 13-year-old boy inside. Now he must learn how ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, captivating, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: child as adult, body swapping, toys, wish fulfillment, adolescence, fish out of water, toy maker, child's point of view, adulthood, longing, disorder, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, bronx new york city, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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It's a Boy Girl Thing (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A visit to a natural history museum proves catastrophic for two high school rivals, an overachiever and a jock, when an ancient Aztec statue casts a spell that causes them to switch bodies and see exactly what it's like to walk in the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: body swapping, switching roles, teenage love, love and romance, teenager, battle of the sexes, gender bending, high school, soul transference, school, popularity, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
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Girl Most Likely (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A failed New York playwright stages a suicide in an attempt to win back her ex, only to wind up in the custody of her gambling-addict mother.
Style: humorous, light, melancholic, absurd, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, family problems, parents and children, disorder, faked death, love and romance, nothing goes right, eccentricity, loneliness, runaway, secrets, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 80s
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
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 7.3
 345K
Face/Off (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An antiterrorism agent goes under the knife to acquire the likeness of a terrorist and gather details about a bombing plot. When the terrorist escapes custody, he undergoes surgery to look like the agent so he can get close to the agent's ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, fbi, master criminal, special agents, revenge, hidden identity, undercover, arch villain, boat chase, mexican standoff, prison, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, hong kong
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The Shaggy D.A. (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wilby Daniels, a successful lawyer running for District Attorney, suddenly finds himself being transformed into an English sheepdog. Somehow he has to keep his change a secret and find just what is causing it, all the while eluding the local dog ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, psychotronic, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: dog, lawyer, conspiracy, district attorney, family, farce, family relations, estrangement, animal life, body swapping, disorder, campaign ...
Time: 70s
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 5.2
 30K
Camp Rock (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Mitchie gets a chance to attend Camp Rock, her life takes an unpredictable twist, and she learns just how important it is to be true to yourself.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: summer camp, teenager, singing, teenage love, love and romance, friends, cinderella story, fall in love, musician's life, lifestyle, follow your dream, aspiring singer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: china, hawaii
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 6.3
 16K
Descendants (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A present-day idyllic kingdom where the benevolent teenage son of King Adam and Queen Belle offers a chance of redemption for the troublemaking offspring of Disney's classic villains: Cruella De Vil (Carlos), Maleficent (Mal), the Evil Queen ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: good versus evil, teenage protagonist, happy ending, disney, witch, high school, imaginary, villain, imaginary kingdom, adventure, danger, witchcraft ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california
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 5.0
 38K
Garfield 2 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Garfield is back and this time Garfield and his canine sidekick Odie follows their owner, Jon Arbuckle, to England, the U.K. may never recover, as Garfield is mistaken for a look-alike, regal cat who has inherited a castle.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, not serious, toilet humor ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: mistaken identity, talking animals, animals, cat, prince, royalty, pets, family, adventure, partners, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
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