MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,979 this week

Deceptions (1985)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Mystery | Romance  -  5 October 1986 (Finland)
7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 304 users  
Reviews: 13 user

Twin sisters trade places with unexpected results.

Writers:

(based on the book by), (teleplay), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Alpha House Premieres Today

All ten episodes of the second season of "Alpha House" are available now. Watch them now, only on Prime Instant Video.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 450 titles
created 05 Mar 2012
 
a list of 100 titles
created 09 May 2012
 
a list of 463 titles
created 28 May 2012
 
a list of 137 titles
created 17 Jun 2012
 
a list of 5 titles
created 07 Dec 2012
 

Related Items

Search for "Deceptions" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Deceptions (TV Movie 1985)

Deceptions (TV Movie 1985) on IMDb 7.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Deceptions.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Mistral's Daughter (TV Mini-Series 1984)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Beautiful and naïve Maggy Lunel arrives in Paris completely broke. She becomes an artist's model and the toast of Paris, attracting the attention of Picasso-like painter Julien Mistral, an ... See full summary »

Stars: Stefanie Powers, Lee Remick, Stacy Keach
Deception (1946)
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A piano teacher believes that her fiancé, a cellist, was killed on the battlefield. When he returns alive, they marry, but are menaced and threatened by a wealthy, egotistical composer she started dating on the rebound.

Director: Irving Rapper
Stars: Bette Davis, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains
Love and Betrayal (TV Movie 1989)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Caroline Landry's husband has a sudden mid life crisis and their idealistic 20 year marriage breaks apart when he leaves her for a younger woman. With the help of her friends and children, ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Michaels
Stars: Lisa Aliff, David Birney, Stephen Burleigh
The Burden of Proof (TV Movie 1992)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A lawyer who's still recuperating after the untimely death of his wife, must defend his probably dirty brother-in-law, a stockbroker under investigation. He discovers that everyone has dark secrets, including himself.

Director: Mike Robe
Stars: Hector Elizondo, Brian Dennehy, Mel Harris
Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

A convicted strangler, studying the paranormal in his jail cell, learns to make himself invisible. As an invisible man, he escapes from prison to stalk and strangle the five women who ... See full summary »

Directors: John Florea, Gene Fowler Jr., and 1 more credit »
Stars: Robert Foxworth, Stefanie Powers, Sue Lyon
Deceptions (1992)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Director: L.J. Munkler
Stars: Jason Robards, Brian Cox, Fred Williamson
Deception (Video 2010)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1/10 X  

Sexy models and Sick minds of serial killers and psychopaths.

Director: Vitaliy Versace
Stars: Linda Asuma, Elena Beuca, Nicholas Costello
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The singular life of Beryl Markham - renowned aviatrix, author and adventurer - is depicted. Raised by her father in colonial East Africa, Beryl hunted with the Maasai, bred thoroughbred ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Richardson
Stars: Stefanie Powers, Claire Bloom, Peter Bowles
Deceptions (TV Movie 1990)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A detective gets involved with a suspect in a murder case.

Director: Ruben Preuss
Stars: Harry Hamlin, Robert Davi, Nicollette Sheridan
Hollywood Wives (TV Mini-Series 1985)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A three-part, six-hour adoptation of Jackie Collins' book about a group of very wealthy, attractive, snobbish women who are caught up in the low life and high society of Hollywood.

Stars: Candice Bergen, Joanna Cassidy, Mary Crosby
Discovery (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A young girl joins a space creature named Zargon and together they soar over British Columbia's endless majestic beauty.

Stars: Fairuza Balk, Don Dickinson
She Was Marked for Murder (TV Movie 1988)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

While jogging in New York Central Park, the rich widow Elena meets Eric. Although he's 10 years younger, she falls in love with him and they marry shortly after. Soon she discovers that he ... See full summary »

Directors: Charles Thomson, Chris Thomson
Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Hunt Block, Debrah Farentino
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Sabrina Longworth / Stephanie Roberts
...
Grant Roberts
...
Bryan Foxworth
...
Richard Blackwell
...
Jim Nolan
...
Carlo Ferraro
...
Chief Inspector
Joan Sims ...
Mrs. Thirkell
...
Penny Roberts
...
...
Princess Alessandra
...
Mark Richards
Christopher Rozycki ...
Dimitri Skolnikoff
...
Sergeant James
Hugh Millais
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

5 October 1986 (Finland)  »

Also Known As:

Cambio de pareja  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

Sabrina Longworth: Brian, darling, would you be very careful wrapping this vase for Lady Chasen?
Bryan Foxworth: It is such a lovely vase. You know, I really feel as though I were selling my own child. Which of course, I would if the price was right.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
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.


7 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Deceptions in DVD or VHS? lbredese
Deceptions (1985) TV valfrench
Liked the movie? Read the book! LadySabrinaLongworth
Re the song played at the birthday party in Deceptions Errinella
its available, heres the link b4uc
DECEPTIONS Authorfan
Discuss Deceptions (1985) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?