Impersonation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant impersonation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, tense, serious, captivating and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with impersonation, crimes, dishonesty, danger, disorder, deception, murder, chase, destiny and redemption plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, India, South Korea and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as impersonation: Big Momma's House 2 (2006), Phil (2019), Kroll Show (2013), Identity Theft (2004), She's No Angel (2002), Tootsie (1982), Helen (2008), Ringer (2011), Human Target (2010), Defender (2013).

List of impersonation movies

Big Momma's House 2 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: FBI agent Malcolm Turner goes back undercover as Big Momma, a slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny with attitude to spare! Now this granny must play nanny to three dysfunctional upper class kids in order to spy on their computer hacked dad.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: nanny, cross dressing, undercover, hidden identity, hacker, fbi, computer virus, special agents, working undercover, undercover agent, impersonation, disguise ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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 5.5
 649
Phil (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A depressed dentist in mid-life crisis tries to learn why one of his happiest patients suddenly commits suicide, and a dark comedic adventure ensues.
Style: enigmatic, unusual plot structure, thought provoking, uplifting, philosophical ...
Plot: impersonation, deception, suicide, dentist, identity theft, university professor, escapades, mystery, depression, meaning of life, life philosophy, life & death ...
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 6.8
 4K
Kroll Show (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kroll Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by and starring comedian Nick Kroll. Kroll, John Levenstein, and Jonathan Krisel serve as the show's executive producers. The series premiered on January 16, 2013, on the ...
Style: humorous, live comedy, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, silly humor, live performance, comedian, impersonation, absurd humor, pop culture, social satire, joke, goofy hero, lifestyle, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.0
 684
Identity Theft (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This movie is rated 14+ because it includes: -Sexual content and Nudity, by this it only shows kisses between the two main characters and ways of showing affection like hugging, ect. It also shows women in no such lingere, nor men. All characters ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspense
Plot: cons and scams, woman in danger, false accusation, dishonesty, crimes, impersonation, identity theft, female stalker, crime, criminal heroes, secretary, photocopier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.3
 269
She's No Angel (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A drama and thriller story of a young woman who has suffered great abuse as a girl and who finds happiness when in a car accident, by mistake, she finds refuge in a false personality. She allows a pair of grieving parents to believe she is their ...
Style: suspense, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: mistaken identity, rags to riches, scam, impersonation, switching roles, pregnancy, blackmail, forbidden love, heir, car accident, cinderella story, female director ...
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 7.4
 98K
Tootsie (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When struggling, out of work actor Michael Dorsey secretly adopts a female alter ego -- Dorothy Michaels -- in order to land a part in a daytime drama, he unwittingly becomes a feminist icon and ends up in a romantic pickle.
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, touching, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, gender bending, actress, love, love triangle, actor, gender disguise, romance, love and romance, theatrical agent, impersonation, double life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
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 5.7
 394
Helen (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An 18 year old girl called Joy has gone missing. Another girl called Helen is a few weeks away from leaving her care home. Helen is asked to 'play' Joy in a police reconstruction that will retrace Joy's last known movements. Joy had ...
Style: psychological, realistic, atmospheric, touching, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, hidden identity, crimes, society, obsession, haunted by the past, mental illness, missing girl, police investigation, impersonation, teenager, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.9
 20K
Ringer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Ringer is an American television series that initially aired on The CW from September 13, 2011 to April 17, 2012. The series stars Sarah Michelle Gellar, who plays twin sisters Bridget Kelly and Siobhan Martin. On May 13, 2011, it was reported that ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, stylized, realistic
Plot: hidden identity, twin sister, twins, disappearance, plan gone awry, disorder, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, blended family, body swapping, haunted by the past, fbi ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 7.8
 17K
Human Target (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Human Target is an American action drama television series that was broadcast by Fox in the United States. Based loosely on the Human Target comic book character created by Len Wein and Carmine Infantino for DC Comics, it is the second series based ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bodyguard, characters in danger, hidden identity, heroes, teamwork, disguise, private detective, secret, expert, fist fighting, undercover, fistfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
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 5.2
 21K
Defender (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: After defeating the villainous Dr. Siddhant Arya, and bringing his father Rohit back from the dead, Krrish continued fighting against evil and saving innocent lives.Now Krishna is living a ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, heroes, supernatural ability, secret identity, save the world, danger, supernatural, imaginary, bollywood, chaos and mayhem, evil force ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
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 6.5
 2K
Believer (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A detective goes undercover in a drug ring and allies with a member of the drug ring in order to take it down.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, psychological, suspense
Plot: master villain, undercover cop, drug dealer, drug cartel, mysterious past, impersonation, fighting crime, investigation, danger, gang leader, crimes, rivalry ...
Place: south korea
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Action Jackson (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India, Austria
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A man meets his lookalike, who's not just a killer of evil, but also a kind hearted man. Together, they team up to fight against a dreaded gangster.
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: crimes, killer, law enforcement, fighting crime, rivalry, chase, bollywood, friends, love, tough heroes, impersonation, lust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india, bangkok thailand, bombay india
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The Unreinable Compulsion (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a small town, a young man gives in to his irrational desire to recreationally murder a stranger.
Style: tense, dark, cynical, bloody, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental illness, dissociative identity disorder, villain played by lead actor, post traumatic stress, evil man, homicidal maniac, loner, widower, good versus evil, humiliation, shower curtain, old woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Over the course of his silly, high-energy performance, Holmes shares his thoughts on such disparate topics as: the keys to happiness; the illogicality of nightmares; being an "easy laugh"; what to wear on a flight; bizarre quirks of ...
Style: topical humor, humorous, dark humor, light, funny ...
Plot: stand up comedian, gay, gay slur, impersonation, fear, musician, sex talk, taxi driver, concert, dancing, boy, rapper ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: She’s the most beautiful, most short-sighted, most sentimental, most perplexing, most obstinate, most untrustworthy and most troubling of heroines. The lady in the car has never seen the sea. On the run from the police, she keeps telling herself ...
Style: captivating, enigmatic, tense, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: murder, amnesia, car theft, sexual attraction, impersonation, secretary, blonde, uncover truth, paranoia, murder mystery, danger, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
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Assassination (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Assassination is set in Korea and Shanghai in the 1930's during the Japanese occupation. The government resistance assigns a secret commando group with killing collaborators.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: japanese occupation, assassination, resistance, revenge, hitman, nationalism, father daughter relationship, betrayal, friendship, impersonation, ambush, japanese occupation of korea ...
Time: 1930s
Place: korea, south korea
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 8.0
 51K
Special 26 (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: In the early 1980s in India, a group of con artists rob well-known businessmen and politicians by posing as officers of the Central Bureau of Intelligence or income tax officials. The gang stages fake raids during which they steal great amounts of ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: heist, cons and scams, crimes, corruption, partners in crime, theft, dishonesty, robbery, impersonation, con artists, danger, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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Who Is Clark Rockefeller? (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Called "the longest running con in FBI history," Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter, the man that people knew as "Clark Rockefeller" had brilliantly impersonated numerous people, ranging from a talk show host to a Pentagon Advisor ...
Style: realistic, captivating, suspenseful, serious
Plot: family relations, cons and scams, dishonesty, hidden identity, criminal heroes, love and romance, disorder, track down, parents and children, impersonation, kidnapping, crime ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
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 5.9
 2K
Vettai (2012)
Genre: Action
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The film revolves around two brothers, the elder being sensitive to violence and the younger being a jobless rogue, settled in Thoothukudi. After the death of their father, a police officer, the elder brother takes on the same job by request of the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: partners, law enforcement, fighting crime, vigilantism, self discovery, uninhibited rivalry, family relations, rivalry, crimes, brother brother relationship, crime boss, police station ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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Big Momma's House (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a street-smart FBI agent is sent to Georgia to protect a beautiful single mother and her son from an escaped convict, he is forced to impersonate a crass Southern granny known as Big Momma in order to remain incognito.
Style: funny, humorous, not serious, toilet humor, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, working undercover, disguise, undercover, physical appearance, crime, disorder, hidden identity, fbi, gender bending, fall in love, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, georgia, southern usa
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Gone Are the Days! (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young, idealistic man returns home to the plantation where he grew up in servitude. With him, he brings his fiance, Lutiebelle, in hopes of convincing the plantation owner that she is really his cousin in order to secure the family inheritance. To ...
Plot: sheriff, impersonation, plantation, satire, stroke, cheating, church, deception, maid, racism, preacher, servant ...
Place: georgia
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A Very Moral Night (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The theme of the delightful Hungarian fantasy film "A Very Moral Night," made in 1977 and now playing at the Public Theater, could well be innocence, even if the action does take place in a bordello. It is a good bordello, so sweet and ...
Plot: impersonation, red light, prostitute, brothel, rain, piano, piano playing, doctor, deception, medical student, one night, boarding house ...
Time: turn of the century
Place: hungary
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 7.8
 4K
Love of Siam (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Two young boys are best friends living quiet family lives in Bangkok. Their lives are disrupted when one boy's older sister goes missing on a jungle trip. The shattered family moves away, separating the boys. Years later, now in their late ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, atmospheric, sexual ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, missing person, loss of child, musician, friendship, haunted by the past, self discovery, dysfunctional family, best friends, supportive parent, dysfunctional character, homosexual ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
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The Princess Bride (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians and rodents of unusual size. But even death ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, feel good, exciting, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens, kids, pre-teens ...
Plot: true love, imaginary kingdom, prince, adventure, love and romance, save the princess, screwball, friendship, giant, engaged, determination, obstacle ...
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Moon Over Parador (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Little known actor, Jack Noah, is working on location in the dictatorship of Parador at the time the dictator dies. The dictator's right hand man, Roberto, makes Jack an offer he cannot refuse.. to play the dictator. Jack's acting skills ...
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: fictitious country, politics, impersonation, dictator, adventure, mistaken identity, cons and scams, switching roles, political unrest, graphic violence, head of state, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, paraguay, south america, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
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 8.0
 32K
Kagemusha (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 180 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: epic, captivating, bleak, enigmatic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, battles, battle, lookalikes, japanese history, war, switching roles, mistaken identity, state affairs, disorder, emperor, heroes ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s, 18th century
Place: japan, feudal japan, asia, tokyo
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 5.6
 45K
Bad Company (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When a Harvard-educated CIA agent is killed during an operation, the secret agency recruits his twin brother.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: espionage, odd couple, kidnapping, terrorism, culture clash, fish out of water, undercover agent, twin brother, foot chase, betrayal, heroic mission, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, langley virginia, los angeles, europe ...
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 452
Mosaic (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A break-in and murder at a New York City museum sparks an investigation by Interpol Agent Nathan Nelson. When he finds an ancient artifact, Nelson takes it home to conduct more research. A lightning storm, a pet chameleon and the artifact gives his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, surprise ending
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, kids, pre-teens
Plot: interpol, good versus evil, secret identity, secret agents, adventure, fighting crime, rescue, supernatural ability, danger, imaginary, race against time, rivalry ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, rome italy
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 4.0
 52
The Babe! (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Story: Polina, an average-looking girl with an average life, wakes up one morning to find that she has become a beautiful woman, a hot babe. Is this real, or just her imagination?
Style: sentimental, emotional, funny, entertaining, light ...
Plot: love, new life, impersonation, destiny, fantasy becomes reality, beauty, romance, dream come true, young girl, imagination, friendship, girl
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Birth of a Beauty (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: As the heir to a large company, Han Tae Hee has everything he could possibly want - except for his long lost love. But instead of nursing his heartache like a sensible person, Tae Hee enlists Sa Geum Ran, whom he transforms from an overweight ugly ...
Style: dorama, romanticism, captivating, light, romantic ...
Audience: teen drama, teens, girls' night
Plot: fat girl, personality change, physical appearance, impersonation, changing lives, lifestyle change, tv show, adulterous husband, romance, long distance relationship, revenge, korean ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea, south korea
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