Dual role movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant dual role movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous and serious films and TV shows about / with dual role, mistaken identity, chase, murder, family relations, youth, disorder, death, car chase and crimes plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, India, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as dual role: The Princess Switch (2018), Be with You (2018), The Stand In (2020), The Robot (2010), U Want Me 2 Kill Him? (2013), Power (2014), The Other Me (2000), Model Behavior (2000), Chaplin (1992), Double Attack (2013).

List of dual role 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: sweet, light, romantic, feel good
Plot: christmas, prince, kingdom, royalty, lookalikes, princess, love, dual role, royal family, body swapping, single father, duty ...
Place: chicago illinois
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 7.7
 4K
Be with You (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Along with his young son, Ji-ho, Woo-jin misses his wife Soo-a, who died after promising to return a year later with the rainy season. Miraculously, they reunite with Soo-a when the rainy season comes around, but she has no memory of her husband and ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, sweet
Plot: bittersweet, death in the family, single father, parents and children, family problems, family life, family relations, lookalikes, romance, relationships, death of wife, dual role ...
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 4.5
 1K
The Stand In (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When ordered to serve a year in rehab, actress Candy hires her on-set stand-in to take her place. The unassuming woman flips the script and steals her identity, career and boyfriend in this hilarious comedy about trading places.
Style: buddy comedy, idiotic, light, not serious
Plot: mistaken identity, rehabilitation, celebrity, movie actress, stolen identity, community service, identity theft, tax evasion, fame, actress, secret, duty ...
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 7.1
 25K
The Robot (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Dr. Vasi invents a super-powered robot, Chitti, in his own image. The scientific body, AIRD, that must approve the robot, declines it based on its not having emotions and the ability to make rational judgment. A sudden flash of lightning evokes ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, captivating, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, love triangle, killer robot, scientist, rivalry, man versus machine, technology gone awry, inventions and discoveries, creator, uncontrollable, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
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U Want Me 2 Kill Him? (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the Vanity Fair article of the same title, a story about a young boy drawn into a web of lies through an online chatroom.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, non-linear
Plot: friendship, teenage life, youth, murder, teenage love, cyberspace, social relations, crimes, mistaken identity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teen violence, internet dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
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 5.8
 784
Power (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Ravi Teja plays a young man desperate to become a police officer, who becomes embroiled in a plot to pose as his lookalike in order to re-capture an infamous thug from rogue cops. The film revolves around two similar looking people, Baldev Sahay - a ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, exciting
Plot: crime boss, police officer, prisoner, escape, sting operation, working undercover, investigation, recruitment, crimes, danger, murder, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
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 6.1
 2K
The Other Me (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Will Browning accidently creates a clone of himself when working on a science project.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, funny
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: cloning, teenage life, youth, nothing goes right, twins, favoritism, parents and children, school, disorder, family, ultimatum, popularity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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Model Behavior (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: This is a Disney Channel movie about two teenage girls, one an ordinary high school girl and the other a top teen model, who meet and switch places.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, lifestyle, fish out of water, teenage life, disorder, eccentric family, wish come true, switching roles, coming of age, youth, misfit, family relations ...
Time: 90s
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 7.6
 54K
Chaplin (1992)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Italy, Japan, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: With the use of flashback, an elderly Charlie Chaplin discusses his autobiography with his editor, who urges him to be more vulnerable and emotionally honest with his memoirs while journeying through his poverty-stricken childhood, closest ...
Style: silent film, sentimental, serious, touching, emotional ...
Plot: rising to stardom, actor, actor's life, exile, hollywood, childhood, artists and showbiz, success, lifestyle, ambition, mccarthyism, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 90s, 70s, 1940s ...
Place: london, england, california, switzerland
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Double Attack (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: A young man and his lookalike team up to fight injustice and settle their personal scores with the evildoers.
Style: rough, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: gangsters, mistaken identity, heroes, rivalry, romance, dishonesty, crimes, fall in love, political corruption, love and romance, disorder, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
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 6.7
 955
Tom & Thomas (2002)
Genre: Family
Country: Netherlands, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young boy thinks he's got a lookalike around him, but nobody believes him. Then, he meets Thomas and they switch homes.
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: twins, youth, on the run, family life, mistaken identity, child in peril, adoption, imaginary friend, orphan, family relations, family, yin and yang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
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 4.5
 33
Laila (1984)
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: India
Story: Bitter hatred had always existed between two Rajput families, namely those of Bharat Singh and Prithviraj Singh, resulting in the death of Bharat's nephew. Years later, Prithviraj's son Dharamraj gets married to Sunaina, who gives birth to ...
Plot: love at first sight, love, traitor, elopement, dual role, marriage, loss of father, male female relationship, loss of son
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 4.2
 317
Mask of Death (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While attempting to flee from the FBI, the criminal Frank Dallio kills Detective McKenna's wife, Rachel. McKenna himself is shot in the face by the professional killer Lyle Mason, who dies in a car crash shortly thereafter. The FBI persuades ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, hitman, assassination attempt, betrayal, undercover, gangsters, fistfight, tattoo, helicopter, timebomb, fbi, plastic surgery ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: seattle, seattle washington
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 6.5
 15K
The Love Bug (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Herbie is a car - but no ordinary car. The story follows the Volkswagen Beetle with a mind of its own from the showroom to the race track, with various close escapes in between. Three further Herbie movies were to follow.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: car, automobile racing, volkswagen beetle, rivalry, car race, car trouble, adventure, friendship, ambition, rise to the top, buddies, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: san francisco, california, new jersey
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A Kiss Before Dying (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Infatuated with the idea of becoming rich, college student Jonathan Corliss secretly dates Dorothy Carlsson to gain the approval of her wealthy father. When Dorothy tells Jonathan that she is pregnant and that her father will deny her inheritance if ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: obsession, murder, twins, deadly, danger, cons and scams, dishonesty, crimes, blind ambition, investigation, ambition, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: new york, philadelphia, usa, manhattan new york city
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 5.9
 3K
Jack's Back (1988)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young doctor is suspected when a series of Jack the Ripper copycat killings is committed. However, when the doctor himself is murdered, his identical twin brother claims to have seen visions of the true killer.
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: murder of a prostitute, serial killer, police investigation, prostitute, psychopath, murder, woman in danger, hypnosis, scalpel, twins, crime, who done it ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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The White Princess (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Elizabeth of York, the White Queen's daughter, and her marriage to the Lancaster victor, Henry VII. Based on the Philippa Gregory book of the same name.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, captivating, disturbing, exciting
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: palace intrigue, monarchy, british royal family, arranged marriage, princess, loveless marriage, royalty, secrets, dishonesty, romance, medieval, court intrigue ...
Time: 15th century, 1500s, 16th century
Place: england
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Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Amiable slackers Bill and Ted are once again roped into a fantastical adventure when De Nomolos, a villain from the future, sends evil robot duplicates of the two lads to terminate and replace them. The robot doubles actually succeed in killing Bill ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: time travel, time machine, afterlife, heavy metal, sent to the past, death, robot, seance, farce, devil, heaven, adventure ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california
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 4.6
 1K
Doom Asylum (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A demented coroner uses autopsy equipment to kill off the teenagers who trespass on the long-abandoned asylum he inhabits. Filmed on location in an actual abandoned asylum.
Style: slasher, suspense, brutal, rough, bleak
Plot: car accident, psychopath, survival, group of friends, torture, violence, mistaken identity, sadism, death, murder, old dark house, legend ...
Time: 80s
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Never Too Young to Die (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Secret agent Drew Stargrove is brutally murdered by the ruthless hermaphrodite gang leader Velvet Von Ragnar. The murdered secret agent's son, Lance Stargrove is thrust into the dangerous and intriguing world of secret agents and espionage when ...
Style: psychotronic, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: secret agents, spy, terrorist, gay, drag, hermaphrodite, criminal heroes, espionage, crime, undercover, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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Dinner for Adele (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When the famous detective Nick Carter visits Prague, he becomes involved in strange case of a missing dog and even stranger carnivorous plant. He becomes convinced that he is standing against his greatest enemy - the Gardener, who supposedly died ...
Style: parody, ambiguous ending, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: reading a book, fan, pop art, hotel room, assassination, framed photograph, eccentricity, narcissism, scientific experiment, woman with glasses, invitation, photograph ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: czechoslovakia, central europe, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
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The Man from Acapulco (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: François Merlin (Belmondo) is a Jean Bruce type writer of pulp espionage novels (he has written 42 so far) and about half of the film plays in his imagination, where he is the world-renowned superspy "Bob Sinclar" Christine is a sociology ...
Style: parody, not serious, witty, humorous, cult film ...
Plot: espionage, romance, publisher, secret agents, pulp fiction, writers, spy, girl next door, heroes, undercover, disorder, dream ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, acapulco mexico, mexico
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Playing Beatie Bow (1986)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Abigail Kirk was an ordinary enough sixteen year old growing up in todays Sydney. An intriguing chain of events finds Abigail, through some eerie time shift, transported back one hundred years after watching some children playing a scary game called ...
Plot: looking in a window, waking up, saying goodbye, lying on bed, saving a life, house, bedroom, counting, towel, school, swing, night ...
Time: 1870s, victorian era, 19th century, 80s, year 1986
Place: sydney australia, australia, adelaide south australia
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The Pirate Movie (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A comedy/musical utilizing both new songs and parodies from the original (Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance), as well as references to popular films of the time, including Star Wars and Raiders of the Lost Ark. In your typical boy ...
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, teens, chick flick
Plot: pirate, heroes, ship, fall in love, time travel, romance, adventure, family, treasure hunt, battles, cruise, adventurer ...
Time: 80s, 19th century, 20th century, victorian era
Place: australia
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Chennakesava Reddy (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Chennakesva Reddy (Telugu: చెన్నకేశవ రెడ్డి) is a 2002 Tollywood Faction Film, directed by V.V. Vinayak, released on 25 September 2002. The movie stars Nandamuri Balakrishna in double role father-son characther, while ...
Plot: flashback, college campus, death, blood splatter, massacre, motorcycle, statue, frame up, mini skirt, murder of family, blood, revenge ...
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 1K
Simha (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The film starts with the story of the younger Bala Krishna (Srimannarayana) working as a college professor. As usual the best looking girl of the college (Janaki played by Sneha Ullal) falls in love with Srimannarayana (the monkish protector of ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns
Plot: battles, good versus evil, woman in danger, family relations, graphic violence, showdown, self doubt, car chase, husband wife relationship, professor, chase, mother son relationship ...
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 6.7
 2K
Aankhen (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A 1993 Bollywood Comedy starring Govinda and Chunky Pandey. This movie kick started a long line of Comedy movies for Govinda.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: prank, family relations, parents and children, state affairs, siblings relations, youth, bollywood, political conspiracy, dishonesty, disorder, torture, exercising ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 4K
Aurangzeb (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Gurgaon is the most modern boom-town of "India Shining", the new frontier to be conquered by those who understand real estate. This city rose from a small town to a boom town satellite city in just fifteen years. However, the law and order ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, gangsters, police investigation, crimes, working undercover, fighting crime, law enforcement, organized crime, presumed dead, lookalikes, crime, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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A Thousand Colours (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: A son deals with the death of his father and examines how their relationship influences him through growing up, romance, tragedy and adventure.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: coming of age, family relations, couples, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, youth, tragic love, father son relationship, marriage, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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 6.6
 25K
Family Matters (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A long-running dramedy centering on the Winslow family, a middle-class African American family living in Chicago, and their pesky next-door neighbor, ultra-nerd Steve Urkel. A spin-off of Perfect Strangers.
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, silly humor, social relations, disorder, indoor, family, lifestyle, goofy hero, youth, siblings relations, suburbs, suburban life ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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