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Deceptions (1985)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama, Mystery, Romance  |  5 October 1986 (Finland)
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Twin sisters trade places with unexpected results.

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Cast

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Sabrina Longworth / Stephanie Roberts
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Grant Roberts
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Bryan Foxworth
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Richard Blackwell
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Jim Nolan
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Carlo Ferraro
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Chief Inspector
Joan Sims ...
Mrs. Thirkell
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Penny Roberts
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Princess Alessandra
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Mark Richards
Christopher Rozycki ...
Dimitri Skolnikoff
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Sergeant James
Hugh Millais
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Stephanie and Sabrina are twin sisters. Stephanie is a housewife, who doesn't seem content with her life, while Sabrina is a jetsetter who lives in London. They go to Venice for their birthday and they decide to see how the other's life is. So Sabrina goes to Stephanie's home and becomes mother to her children and wife to her husband Grant. Problem is that Stephanie is a little insecure of an attractive student who is always flaunting herself at Grant. While Stephanie enjoys Sarina's life until her sadistic boyfriend comes into the picture. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Cambio de pareja  »

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In the ballroom scene that Stephanie and Sabrina appear in together, there is a clear mark in the film revealing how it was spliced together so they would both be in the shot. See more »

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Sabrina Longworth: I like you, Richard. I like you alot. And sometimes, I even get pleasure from sleeping with you. A great deal of pleasure. But you don't own me; nobody owns me.
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Superb movie, edge of the seat, Ms Powers excels in this dual role
16 July 2003 | by (Portsmouth, England) – See all my reviews

I rented this movie not long after it came out, something to watch on a rainy evening. It was unusually compelling, Ms Powers delivers a performance exceeding anything I have seen her do before or since, not simply as she plays two separate roles, but 'involves' the viewer in what she is enacting. I am not a fan, but this movie alone would stop me from disparaging her work. The story moves along at a fair pace with the twists and turns of a much heavier thriller without the necessity for gruesome scenes. I have been trying to buy this movie for 15 years now and the guys that have it are keeping it, and I understand why.


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