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Doppelganger (2003)

Dopperugengâ (original title)
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Hayasaki is an inventor working on an Artificial Body. It is not going well and he is stressed out and on the verge of being fired from the research division of his company. His ... See full summary »

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Kiyoshi Kurosawa
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kôji Yakusho ... Michio Hayasaki
Hiromi Nagasaku Hiromi Nagasaku ... Nagai Yuka
Yûsuke Santamaria Yûsuke Santamaria ... Kimishima
Masahiro Toda ... Aoki
Hitomi Satô ... Takano
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Duncan Duncan
Akira Emoto Akira Emoto ... Michio's Superior
Hajime Inoue Hajime Inoue
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Hayasaki is an inventor working on an Artificial Body. It is not going well and he is stressed out and on the verge of being fired from the research division of his company. His doppelganger appears to help him out of the rut he has created for himself. Written by kwedgwood@hotmail.com

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What if your worst nightmare...turned out to be you?


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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »
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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

27 September 2003 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Doppelgänger See more »

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Dolby

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1.78 : 1
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Doubt this one will be redone in the US!
30 March 2005 | by MAXIMUMMOVIESee all my reviews

Where to start? "Doppelganger" was truly a struggle to watch. It wasn't without a few moments that did succeed in keeping you glued to the screen but those were very few and to get to them you would have to withstand that urge to stop watching. Truth is I would of stopped it about half way through if it weren't for Hiromi Nagasaku who is quite the looker. To sum up the movie in as few words as possible It was about 40 minutes of blah blah blah followed by 30 minutes of confusion. I watched "Doppelganger" on DVD and both the picture and Audio was very good. Just a shame the movie could never really amount to much. But, did I mention Hiromi Nagasaku is a hottie?


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