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The Twin (1984)
"Le jumeau" (original title)

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Matthias Duval is in love, but he can't choose between the two twin sisters Betty and Liz Kerner. To pick up the two sisters, he invents his own twin brother and will play both characters.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Matthias Duval
Jean-Pierre Kalfon ...
Ernest Volpinex
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Betty Kerner
Carey More ...
Liz Kerner
Jacques Frantz ...
Ralph
Françoise Dorner ...
Marie
Jean-Pierre Castaldi ...
Charlie
Paul Le Person ...
Le clochard jazz
Isabelle Strawa ...
Nikki
Jean-Claude Bouillaud ...
L'inspecteur
Henri Labussière ...
Le maire
Paul Claudon
Gérald Calderon
Alain Huylebroeck
Andréa Ferréol ...
Evie
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Matthias Duval is in love, but he can't choose between the two twin sisters Betty and Liz Kerner. To pick up the two sisters, he invents his own twin brother and will play both characters. Written by Christophe Tronche <tronche@lri.fr>

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loved it as a kid, love it as an adult
16 April 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I watched this movie the first time when I was quite young and have never stopped really liking this movie. The two twin actresses are stunning, Pierre Richard almost makes you believe he has a twin brother. The story is far from the best every written, but some scenes are just hilarious. It's a typical 80's french comedy, which far outmatches its US remake (Two much - 1995). It's probably one of the best movie with Pierre Richard where he doesn't play a clumsy character. The whole story is nothing but a dream, maybe silly at times, but it's definitely a feel-good type of movie. If you're a fan of Pierre Richard and still haven't watched this one, by all means go rent it somewhere. It's available on DVD.


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