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Dead Ringers

1988 , 1h 55m
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Elliot, a successful gynecologist, works at the same practice as his identical twin, Beverly. Elliot is attracted to many of his patients and has affairs with them. When he inevitably loses interest, he will give the woman over to Beverly, the meeker of the two, without the woman knowing the difference. Beverly falls hard for one of the patients, Claire, but when she inadvertently deceives him, he slips into a state of madness.

  • Director: David Cronenberg
  • Writer: David Cronenberg
  • Stars: Jeremy Irons, Geneviève Bujold, Heidi von Palleske, Barbara Gordon, Shirley Douglas

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Film Awards

20 wins34 nominations
out of 6,004 movie awards
  • Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival

    Grand Prize

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  • Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

    Best Actor

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Ratings

7.3
83%
86

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    Dead Ringers FAQ

    Elliot, a successful gynecologist, works at the same practice as his identical twin, Beverly. Elliot is attracted to many of his patients and has affairs with them. When he inevitably loses interest, he will give the woman over to Beverly, the meeker of the two, without the woman knowing the difference. Beverly falls hard for one of the patients, Claire, but when she inadvertently deceives him, he slips into a state of madness..
    On November 20, 2020, the IMDB rating of Dead Ringers is 7.3/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 83/100, Metacritic rating is 86/100, TMDB rating is 7/10.
    Dead Ringers won 1989 Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival, 1989 Chicago Film Critics Association Awards, 1989 Fantasporto, 1989 Genie Awards, 1989 Golden Horse Film Festival, 1989 Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists, 1988 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards, 1988 New York Film Critics Circle Awards.
    On November 20, 2020, there were 5143 public reaction to Dead Ringers including masterful story, most disturbing, more horrifying, more disturbing, haunting music.
    The genre of Dead Ringers is Thriller,Horror.
    The production budget of Dead Ringers was 13,000,000 USD.
    The runtime of Dead Ringers is 115 minutes.
    The certification of Dead Ringers is R.
    The release date of Dead Ringers is September 23, 1988.
    The director of Dead Ringers is David Cronenberg.
    The full version of Dead Ringers is provided by Vudu , YouTube , Kanopy , Popcornflix , Amazon Prime Video , Apple iTunes , FandangoNOW , Google Play Movies , Tubi TV , Starz , Amazon Video , Pluto TV
    The casts of Dead Ringers are Jeremy Irons starring as Beverly/Elliot Mantle, Geneviève Bujold starring as Claire Niveau, Heidi von Palleske starring as Cary, Barbara Gordon starring as Danuta, Shirley Douglas starring as Laura, Stephen Lack starring as Wolleck / Anders Wolleck.