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Dating the Enemy (1996)

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A couple wake up one morning to find they have now switched bodies.

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Brett
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Tash
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Rob
Lisa Hensley ...
Laetitia
Pippa Grandison ...
Colette
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Davis
Scott Lowe ...
Harrison
Christopher Morsley ...
Paul
Heidi Lapaine ...
Christina
Christine Anu ...
The Singer
Arthur Dignam ...
Dr. Kamins
Morna Seres ...
Helen McMahon
William Usic ...
Marx
Vanessa Stuart ...
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Anja Coleby ...
Karen Zader
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One messy science journalist (Tash) and a neat television host (Brett). Two very different people whose relationship is nose diving to get the opportunity to experience life in their partners shoes when they wake up one morning in each others bodies. Valuable lessons are learned by each as they both have to adjust to very different lives. Written by Rob <robert@bb.com.au>

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19 September 1996 (Australia)  »

Also Known As:

Az ellenség bőrében  »

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During the party on the ferry, when Guy Pearce is busted by Claudia Karvan telling the model that he has had a job offer from New York, the boat is clearly not moving. However, in both the scenes before and after it was. See more »

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Performed by The Platters
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An Aussie view on an Aussie film
19 April 2002 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I really liked this film. It is an example of how the Australian film industry is growing. The actors have gone far since this movie, and I believe that this film helped them. I find it actually amazing that Americans have heard of it! Anyways, I really liked it. I have seen it a few times and find new funny bits every time I see it. My favourite scene is where Brett (in Tash's body) just discovers the change. He (she) suddenly thinks of his bits and, although he (she) is now a female, still thinks he (she) will have a penis.


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