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Doppelganger (1993)

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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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Mike Wallace
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Stanley White
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Mrs. Gooding
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Richard Wolf
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Detective Pouget (as Sarina Grant)
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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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Doppelganger: The Evil Within  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Last film of George Maharis. See more »

Goofs

The scene in Patrick's apartment where the 'Gas Man' walks into the kitchen, the boom mike comes briefly into shot in the top left hand corner, but is then moved up quickly. See more »

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Holly Gooding: I can't cook but I can cut.
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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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B-Movie-ish, but worth a look for fans
13 February 1999 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

The good? Acting by the "Nice Guy" writer, Newbern, is great. Drew Barrymore's sultry little dances and always seductive scenes. Plot twist will probably surprise you. The bad? Early in Drew's career...look to Ever After and Wedding Singer if you want better acting. Special Effects are stuff I could do with enough silly-putty and Jell-O mix. The ugly? A lot of the plot isn't needed. Could have been wrapped up in a TV show slot, and it indeed felt rushed at the end with a "bad-guy explains his whole evil plot" sequence.

It's good for a laugh, and good to waste some time, but don't be too critical of it. It's more of a confusing B-Movie trying to be a REAL movie than anything.


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