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Three Identical Strangers (2018)

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In 1980 New York, three young men who were all adopted meet each other and find out they're triplets who were separated at birth. But their quest to find out why turns into a bizarre and sinister mystery.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Silvi Alzetta-Reali ... Board Member
Eddy Galland Eddy Galland ... Himself (archive footage)
Ron Guttman Ron Guttman ... Board Member
Natasha Josefowitz Natasha Josefowitz ... Herself
David Kellman David Kellman ... Himself
Evan LeRose Evan LeRose ... Bobby (reconstruction sequences)
Adrian Lichter Adrian Lichter ... Board Member
Andrew Lovesey Andrew Lovesey ... Michael
Scotty Murray ... College Kid #1
Robert Shafran Robert Shafran ... Himself
David Straus David Straus ... Mort
Rachel VanDuzer ... College Girl
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Storyline

New York, 1980: three complete strangers accidentally discover that they are identical triplets, separated at birth. The 19-year-olds' joyous reunion catapults them to international fame, but it also unlocks an extraordinary and disturbing secret that goes beyond their own lives - and could transform our understanding of human nature forever.

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The Most Amazing, Incredible, Remarkable True Story Ever Told


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Rated PG-13 for some mature thematic material | See all certifications »

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 November 2018 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Three Identical Strangers See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$171,503, 1 July 2018, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$12,320,845, 18 October 2018
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RAW See more »
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Color | Black and White (archive footage)

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1.85 : 1
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The movie that the triplets had a cameo in is Desperately Seeking Susan (1985). See more »

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The Volvo used in the initial sequences was a later model year (from the 80's) than the actual year (in the 70's). See more »

Quotes

Robert Shafran: When I tell people my story, they don't believe it. I guess I wouldn't believe the story if someone else were telling it, but , I'm telling it and it's true, every word of it.
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Written by Mildred J. Hill and Patty S. Hill
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As a mother of twins
20 October 2018 | by moveebuff1953See all my reviews

As a mother of twins this story was heartbreaking for me to watch. I feel that three babies were cheated out of developing that special bond that so many siblings have. They were deprived of interacting as babies, toddlers, school aged children who most likely would have had a very different life experience. I could feel their pain even though they smiled for the cameras. They were never given the chance just to be a family together. They were basically lab rats used for a scientific study that will not be published until they are all dead. This should never have been allowed and is disgusts me that these three boys were kept apart. The pain and anguish they have suffered since discovering each other is unconscionable. I wish the surviving brothers peace and comfort for their remaining lives.


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