Same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, entertaining and exciting films and TV shows about / with same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen, dog, chase, mistaken identity, dialogue, mentor, storytelling, transformation, destiny and rivalry plots mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen: The Double Lover (2017), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), Back to the Future Part II (1989), The Princess and the Call Girl (1986), Me, Myself and Mum (2013), Fantomas (1964), Alien: Covenant (2017), Doubles (2016), I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen (1970), Dead Ringer (1964).
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Back to the Future Part II
Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
USA
108 min.
 7.8
Me, Myself and Mum
Comedy
France, Belgium
85 min.
 6.7
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Alien: Covenant
Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
USA, UK
122 min.
 6.4
Doubles
Comedy, Crime
Czech Republic
 5.4

List of same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen movies

The Double Lover
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Chloé, a fragile young woman, falls in love with her psychoanalyst, Paul. A few months later she moves in with him, but soon discovers that her lover is concealing a part of his identity.
Plot: twin brother, lover, psychoanalyst, vagina, threesome, bare breasts, doctor patient relationship, psychiatrist, erotica, female masturbation, art museum, identical twins ...
Place: paris france
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Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Nearly 10 years have passed since Sarah Connor was targeted for termination by a cyborg from the future. Now her son, John, the future leader of the resistance, is the target for a newer, more deadly terminator. Once again, the resistance has ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, terminator, chase, human android relationship, manhunt, artificial intelligence, robot, gunfight, androids and robots, technology, weapons, save the world ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 80s, 2020s ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Back to the Future Part II
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the bud. But things go awry thanks to bully Biff Tannen and a pesky sports almanac. In a last-ditch ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, clever, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, kids, teen comedy
Plot: time travel, adventure, alternate reality, greed, misfit partners, alternate universe, time loop, time, odd couple, high school, chase, destiny ...
Time: future, 1950s, 20th century, 50s, 80s ...
Place: california
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The Princess and the Call Girl
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: semi serious, humorous, erotic, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, unlikely couple, college, womanizer, romance, switching roles, looking for sex, sexual relations, mistaken identity, couples, best friends, sexual abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, riviera
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Me, Myself and Mum
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: How to become a man when your mother and your closed circle have decided otherwise? This is the challenge Guillaume took up. The film recounts Guillaume's tragicomic battle from the young age of eight, as he adopts the role of a girl then of a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, parents and children, gender, family relations, fall in love, self discovery, coming out, love and romance, masturbation, identity crisis, youth, unsupportive parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: europe, france, spain
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 7.0
 8K
Fantomas
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fantômas is a man of many disguises. He uses maquillage as a weapon. He can impersonate anyone using an array of masks and can create endless confusion by constantly changing his appearance.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: farce, master criminal, crimes, parody, law enforcement, disorder, crime, criminal heroes, chase, partners against crime, kidnapping, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 1960s
Place: france, paris france
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 6.4
 211K
Alien: Covenant
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship 'Covenant' discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world – which has its sole inhabitant the ...
Style: twist ending, suspense, suspenseful, enigmatic, bad ending ...
Plot: fantasy world, alien life-form, monster, brutality, alien invasion, androids, alien technology, outer space, human versus alien, transformation, atheism, parasite ...
Time: future
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 5.4
 77
Doubles
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Comedy tells the story of two men who are much alike but their temperament and life story are as different as day and night. They have never seen each other, they have no idea about each other's mutual existence and it would remain like that if ...
Plot: mistaken identity, mafia, criminal as protagonist, pretending to be someone else, roulette, fire truck, new identity, locked door, countdown, doppelganger, male bare feet, gambling house ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
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Tomorrow I'll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Former Nazi Klaus Abard survives to the 1990s by taking anti-ageing pills. He plans to use a time travel trip to return to Germany in 1944 and present Hitler with a hydrogen bomb, so that he can win the war. Unfortunately the pilot, woman-chasing ...
Style: dark humor, surreal, absurd
Plot: twin brother, time travel, surrealism, dying repeatedly, neo nazi, finding a dead body, jealous husband, alternate timeline, dead body in a bathtub, male bare feet, officer, male in bathtub ...
Time: year 1944, year 1996, year 1941
Place: prague, prague czech republic, czech republic, czechoslovakia, germany ...
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I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen
Genre: Sci-Fi, Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This futuristic science fiction comedy features an atomic bomb blast that causes women to grow beards and lose the ability to have children. A summit meeting is held at the United Nations, with the proposed solution of building a time machine. The ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: taking a selfie, absurd humor, time machine, nuclear bomb, violinist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ladder, photograph, gagged, fish out of water, kidnapping, bomb ...
Time: future, 1910s, 1990s
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
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 7.4
 4K
Dead Ringer
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The working class twin sister of a callous wealthy woman impulsively murders her out of revenge and assumes the identity of the dead woman. But impersonating her dead twin is more complicated and risky than she anticipated.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: twins, hidden identity, crime, vengeance, siblings relations, murder, crimes, rivalry, love triangle, family relations, infidelity, deadly ...
Time: 60s
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Bollenti spiriti
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Giovanni is a rich Italian aristocrat. He inherit a castle occupied by the ghost of an ancestor. Part of the inheritance is of a young beautiful blonde tourist, far relative of Giovanni. The two have to pay a ticket to the ghost to be free to own ...
Plot: castle, mistaken identity, ghost, manhole, same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen, sleeping pill, heir, misunderstanding, erotica, female nudity, lawyer, telephone ...
Time: 20th century, twentieth century, year 1981
Place: italy
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My Brother Has Come
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ovidio Ceciotti is a teacher, he is plump and he is not a man of character. He is treated badly by his school-master, by his students, by Lidia, his girl and even by his dog. One day his twin arrives. He calls himself Ralph Benson and has a ...
Plot: school trip, window, teacher, school, dog, restaurant, telephone, telephone call, revenge, suitcase, train, waiter ...
Time: 20th century
Place: milan italy, italy
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 6.8
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Miss Golem
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 96 min.
Style: intellectual, dark humor
Plot: human duplication, invention, money, dog, car chase, wedding, rivalry, restaurant, strong female character, chase, tied to a chair, corpse ...
Time: 1920s
Place: central europe, prague, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia
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Chyťte doktora
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nothing very unusual has happened to Michal (Michal Malátný). He finds himself in the middle of a situation he is partly responsible for and partly not, but it's up to him to solve it. Everyone expects it of him and he himself would like to ...
Plot: multiple outcomes, repeated event, gynecologist, neighbor neighbor relationship, multiple perspectives, alternate reality, same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen, locked door, mother in law son in law relationship, jealousy, secretary, love triangle ...
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 7.4
 727
Morgiana
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jealous of her vapidly "good" sister's popularity, poisonous Viktoria doses pretty Klara's tea with a slow-acting fatal substance. As the latter grows hysterically weak, the former finds success increasingly compromised by guilt, ...
Style: romanticism
Plot: inheritance, poison, jealousy, sibling relationship, murder, sister sister relationship, sibling rivalry, villainess, attempted murder, prophecy, strong female lead, sea ...
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A Nice Plate of Spinach
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The heroes of this absurd comedy, full of confusion and humor are Dzharda Zemanek and Frantisek Liska.
Plot: cook, old man, experiment, factory, theft, plagiarism, child, woman with glasses, broken window, mistaken identity, thief, death of protagonist ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
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Good King Dagobert
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: King's Dagobert I intestinal and sexual problems loom large as he survives an attack on his royal caravan then barely makes it to Rome to personally give thanks to the Pope. After he arrives at the Vatican, he becomes involved in the battle ...
Plot: sin, king of france, european history, sex with a priest, breast sucking, king, princess, confession, lust, female nudity, impostor, crown ...
Place: rome italy, france
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Max, Sally and the Magic Phone
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, China
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Max and Sally, the heroes of popular Czech animated series are leaving the TV in order to become a regular boy and girl.
Plot: missing person, small town, telephone, teacher, psychiatrist, school, doctor, husband wife relationship, dog, ghost, surrealism, actress playing multiple roles ...
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Last Action Hero
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world where movie magic and reality collide. Now it's up to Danny to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surreal, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, magic, chase, violence, tough heroes, car chase, parody, death, gunfight, good versus evil, escapades, fight scenes ...
Time: 90s, 80s, year 1993, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city
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Terminator Genisys
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The year is 2029. John Connor, leader of the resistance continues the war against the machines. At the Los Angeles offensive, John's fears of the unknown future begin to emerge when TECOM spies reveal a new plot by SkyNet that will attack him ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, biting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, androids and robots, cyborgs, future dystopia, time travel, human android relationship, alternate reality, killer robot, chase, artificial intelligence, technology, human versus computer ...
Time: future, year 1984, year 1973, 21st century
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 7.0
 28K
The Visitors
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This outrageous time-travel comedy follows the misadventures of a wacky medieval knight (Jean Reno) and his faithful servant when they are accidentally transported to contemporary times by a senile sorcerer. Mayhem rules as these 12th-century ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, funny, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, farce, hotel, mistaken identity, getting home, french, medieval, curses spells and rituals, culture clash, palaces castles and temples, fish out of water, nothing goes right ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century, future, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: france, europe, tokyo
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 4.9
 57K
Superman III
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Aiming to defeat the Man of Steel, wealthy executive Ross Webster hires bumbling but brilliant Gus Gorman to develop synthetic kryptonite, which yields some unexpected psychological effects in the third installment of the 1980s Superman franchise. ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting, ridiculous, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, adventure, alter ego, master villain, urban, secret identity, comics, redemption, superhuman powers, save the day, mentor, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: colombia, italy, kansas, arizona
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 6.4
 10K
Twin Dragons
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Twins, separated at birth, end up as a Hong Kong gangster and a New York concert pianist. When the pianist travels to Hong Kong for a concert, the two inevitably get mistaken for each other.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Plot: martial arts, mistaken identity, farce, gangsters, twins, kung fu, chase, fight scenes, gunfight, brutality, disorder, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, tokyo
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 5.7
 8K
Satan
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of young people leaves a disco and bumps into a shepherd who is ready to spend his night worshipping Satan.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing, sexual ...
Plot: slasher, social misfits, prank, nightclub, obsession, dangerous attraction, isolation, cheating, disco, devil, club, mental illness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
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 8.5
 1.0M
The Prestige
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: obsession, magic, mystery, teleportation, cloning, rivalry, sacrifice, murder, revenge, betrayal, secret, diary ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 20th century, 1890s, 1900s ...
Place: london, england, europe, colorado
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 6.5
 103K
The Parent Trap
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
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: touching, semi serious, twists and turns, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: family, romance, divorce, comedy of errors, marriage, parents and children, dishonesty, disney, happy ending, single father, children, camp ...
Time: 90s, year 1998, 1990s
Place: california, england, london, maine, europe ...
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The Parent Trap
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: touching, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: family, romance, twins, divorce, summer camp, mischievous children, comedy of errors, wedding, children, camp, childhood, single father ...
Time: year 1961
Place: california, london, boston, massachusetts
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Double Trouble
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Billionaire cousins Bastiano (Terence Hill) and Antonio (Bud Spencer) are two savvy businessmen, at least in one regard. They want to close a large deal, although they have to fear for their lives because of it since their competition won't ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: danger, cons and scams, nothing goes right, brawl, doppelganger, rivalry, society, power relations, secret identity, dual identity, punching, private jet ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
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 6.0
 27K
Multiplicity
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Construction worker Doug Kinney finds that the pressures of his working life, combined with his duties to his wife Laura and daughter Jennifer leaves him with little time for himself. However, he is approached by geneticist Dr. Owen Leeds, who ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cloning, farce, clones, switching roles, self discovery, parents and children, dumb, chase, mentor, experiment gone awry, catastrophe, family ...
Time: year 1996
Place: england, europe
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3.8
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6.8
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7.8
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6.6
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7.7
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5.8
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8.5
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twentieth century
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5.7
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5.9
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sent to the future
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8.5
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