Oh No, We Switched Bodies!

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1.
Vice Versa (1988)
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During an argument, a divorced executive and his 11 year old son casually touch a magical Tibetan skull, releasing a mysterious power that transfers the father's mind to the body of the son and vice versa. Their problems have just begun. (98 mins.)
Director: Brian Gilbert
“ The under-rated Judge Reinhold owns this movie. ” - jwoehr
 
2.
Freaky Friday (2003)
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An overworked mother and her daughter do not get along. When they switch bodies, each is forced to adapt to the other's life for one freaky Friday. (97 mins.)
Director: Mark Waters
 
3.
Freaky Friday (1976)
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A mother and daughter find their personalities switched and have to live each other's lives on one strange Friday. (95 mins.)
Director: Gary Nelson
 
4.
Like Father Like Son (1987)
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A mysterious potion switches the personalities of a buttoned up doctor and his laid back son. (96 mins.)
Director: Rod Daniel
 
5.
The Change-Up (2011)
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Dave is a married man with three kids and a loving wife, and Mitch is a single man who is at the prime of his sexual life. One fateful night while Mitch and Dave are peeing in a fountain, lightning strikes and they switch bodies. (112 mins.)
Director: David Dobkin
 
6.
All of Me (1984)
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A dying millionaire has her soul transferred into a younger, willing woman. However, something goes wrong, and she finds herself in her lawyer's body - together with the lawyer. (93 mins.)
Director: Carl Reiner
 
7.
Face/Off (1997)
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In order to foil an extortion plot, an FBI agent undergoes a face-transplant surgery and assumes the identity and physical appearance of a ruthless terrorist, but the plan turns from bad to worse when the same criminal impersonates the cop. (138 mins.)
Director: John Woo
 
8.
Shrek the Third (2007)
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When his new father-in-law, King Harold falls ill, Shrek is looked at as the heir to the land of Far, Far Away. Not one to give up his beloved swamp, Shrek recruits his friends Donkey and Puss in Boots to install the rebellious Artie as the new king. Princess Fiona, however, rallies a band of royal girlfriends to fend off a coup d'etat by the jilted Prince Charming. (93 mins.)
“ Donkey and Puss ” - jwoehr
 
9.
Big (1988)
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When a pre-teen boy wishes to be big at a magic wish machine, he wakes up the next morning and finds himself in an adult body. (104 mins.)
Director: Penny Marshall
“ Not 1# because who's he switching with?? ” - jwoehr
 
10.
Being John Malkovich (1999)
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A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of movie star John Malkovich. (112 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze
 
11.
13 Going on 30 (2004)
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A girl makes a wish on her 13th birthday and wakes up the next day as a 30-year-old woman. (98 mins.)
Director: Gary Winick
“ Like Big, is considered a body switch movie despite a young person, suddenly just being older. ” - jwoehr
 
12.
Scooby-Doo (2002)
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After an acrimonious break up, the Mystery Inc. gang are individually brought to an island resort to investigate strange goings on. (86 mins.)
Director: Raja Gosnell
“ The gang switches bodies in one scene. ” - jwoehr
 
13.
17 Again (2009)
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Mike O'Donnell is ungrateful for how his life turned out. He gets a chance to rewrite his life when he meets a janitor near a bridge. (102 mins.)
Director: Burr Steers
 
14.
Prelude to a Kiss (1992)
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A couple fall in love despite the girl's pessimistic outlook. As they struggle to come to terms with their relationship... (105 mins.)
Director: Norman René
“ Meg Ryan switches bodies with....an old dude! ” - jwoehr
 
15.
The Hot Chick (2002)
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An attractive and popular teenager who is mean-spirited toward others finds herself in the body of an older man, and must find a way to get back to her original body. (104 mins.)
Director: Tom Brady
 
16.
Switch (1991)
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Steve Brooks is a sexist and the prototype macho. Unfortunately one day he is killed by one of his girlfriends... (103 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
 
17.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997 TV Series)
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A young woman, destined to slay vampires, demons and other infernal creatures, deals with her life fighting evil, with the help of her friends. (44 mins.)
“ Buffy and Faith switch bodies in season 4. ” - jwoehr
 
18.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
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Two FBI agents, Fox Mulder the believer and Dana Scully the skeptic, investigate the strange and unexplained while hidden forces work to impede their efforts. (45 mins.)
“ Mulder switches bodies with Michael Mckean in season 5...or six.. ” - jwoehr
 
19.
Dream a Little Dream (1989)
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An accident puts the consciousness of an elderly dream researcher into the body of a bratty teenager. The problem? The kid prefers dreamworld limbo to real life. (114 mins.)
Director: Marc Rocco
 
20.
Eureka (2006 TV Series)
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The best minds in the US are tucked away in a remote town where they build futuristic inventions for the government's benefit. (60 mins.)
“ Where Carter switches bodies with a few people. ” - jwoehr
 
21.
The Shaggy Dog (1959)
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A teenage boy is cursed with periodically turning into an sheepdog. (104 mins.)
Director: Charles Barton
 
22.
The Shaggy D.A. (1976)
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A lawyer makes an interesting discovery that could affect his chances of getting elected to office. (91 mins.)
 
23.
The Shaggy Dog (2006)
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A man tries to live a normal life despite the fact that he sometimes turns into a sheepdog. (98 mins.)
Director: Brian Robbins
 
24.
18 Again! (1988)
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By means of an accident the soul of David and his swinging grandfather get swapped. While the grandfather's body is still in coma... (93 mins.)
Director: Paul Flaherty
 
25.
Amazing Stories (1985 TV Series)
Episode: Magic Saturday (1986)
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Marky adores hearing his grandfather tell wondrous tales of hitchhiking through the universe and playing baseball with him on Saturdays... (30 mins.)
 
26.
Superboy (1988 TV Series)
Episode: Bodyswap (1991)
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Lex Luthur tricks Superboy into switching bodies with him, causing mass confusion in Capital City (30 mins.)
 
27.
Oh Heavenly Dog (1980)
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A murdered detective must avenge his murder after he is reincarnated as a dog. (103 mins.)
Director: Joe Camp
 
28.
Star Trek (1966 TV Series)
Episode: Turnabout Intruder (1969)
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Captain Kirk's insane ex-lover Dr. Janice Lester forcibly switches bodies with him in order to take command of the Enterprise. (50 mins.)