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Two young womens lives are changed forever in one moment. A strikingly beautiful and wealthy woman is hit by a truck and is all smashed up and nearly killed. At nearly the same time, a very plain looking lower middle class woman simply faints and suffers brain death. The beautiful womans brain is fine, so, doctors merely transplant her brain into plain Jane. Problems ensue when plain Janes husband continues to believe she is still his wife. She has no memory of him, and goes to live with the beautiful womans husband. She doesn't mix well with her new socialite friends and family. Mirrors are emotional battlefields as well. Written by Merely

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Chi è Giulia?  »

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There is a study that shows that the heads of two laboratory primates can be exchanged, although they end up paralyzed. See more »

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The EEG machine registers Julia bashing her head against the mirror even though there are no electrodes taped to her head by that point. See more »

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Don North: [Julia's flashback during surgery] You're such a good cuddler. The perfect fit.
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I really liked it.
10 January 1999 | by (Washington State, USA) – See all my reviews

I thought "Who is Julia?" was a very powerful movie with excellent acting by Mare Winningham. She gave a wonderful performance. The rest of the cast was great too. It has aired most often on Lifetime Television.


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