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A woman moves from NYC to LA after a murder, in which she is implicated. She is followed by what is apparently her evil alter- ego. She moves into a room for rent by a writer, and he begins... See full summary »

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Holly Gooding
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Patrick Highsmith
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Doctor Heller
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Elizabeth
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Sister Jan
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Mike Wallace
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Rob
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Larry Spaulding
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Stanley White
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Mrs. Gooding
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Richard Wolf
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Gas Man
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Holly's Father
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Detective Pouget (as Sarina Grant)
John Cardone ...
Handcuffed Man
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A woman moves from NYC to LA after a murder, in which she is implicated. She is followed by what is apparently her evil alter- ego. She moves into a room for rent by a writer, and he begins having an affair with her, but after some strange things happen, he's not so sure if the affair is with her or her doppelganger. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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In every good, there is evil. In Holly Gooding there is something worse. Much worse. See more »


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Rated R for strong violence, and for sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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23 October 1993 (South Korea)  »

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Doppelganger: The Evil Within  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Shot in thirty days. See more »

Goofs

At the old house towards the end, Dennis Christopher (as the Doppelganger) Jabs Holly with a syringe to knock her out. The syringe is half full of air and half of milky liquid- he didn't get the air out before jabbing her with it. That amount of air in her bloodstream would surely have killed her. See more »

Quotes

Holly Gooding: I can't cook but I can cut.
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Crazy Credits

Karen Leigh Hopkins and Sara Hickman are listed in the end credits as "Psycho-slut #1" and "Psycho-slut #2," respectively. See more »

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References Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961) See more »

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Techno-Ganger
Written and Produced by Patrick Seymour
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Horrible horror
9 October 2009 | by (New Jersey) – See all my reviews

Here we have a movie which fails in pretty much every way it is possible for a movie to fail. Terrible script, lousy acting, amateurish directing, laughable special effects...it's just an utterly awful movie. Not to mention the fact that when you get to the end you'll realize the whole thing doesn't make a lick of sense. After spending the whole movie wondering what in the world is going on here when things are finally explained you realize the story has been built on a foundation which is ludicrously impossible. In one of those hideous "villain explains the whole movie" sequences we are told that our villain has done something which quite simply can't be done and which makes absolutely no sense whatsoever. Oh, and after that we see that there also appears to be some kind of jell-o monster involved. I'm sure Drew Barrymore would very much like to pretend this movie never happened. If for some ungodly reason you are ever tempted to sit down and watch this movie may I suggest instead taking that time to bang your head against a wall for 104 minutes. That would prove to be a much more pleasurable experience than sitting through this garbage.


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