A similar movie

i am trying to think of a movie that came out in the 80s. It was twin brothers one good one bad I believe. It is hard to remember. I do remember it had nudity. Does anybody have nay clue what movie this is? I saw it in the theater


Peter Greenaway's A Zed & Two Noughts featured twin zoologists who, after a freak car accident which kills both of their wives, seek to make sense of it all by exploring decay. Did feature both male and female nudity. This was out a couple years before Dead Ringers.


Could be that one, mayrock.

Which reminds me. Before Dead Ringers and Greenaway's (1986) film, there were the dueling good and evil brothers in Cronenberg's Scanners (1981); and before that, De Palma's Sisters (1973) featuring twin girls, one good, one evil, a noteworthy influence on Cronenberg that he has rarely, if ever, acknowledged.

In Sisters, the apartment is painted womb red, to dramatize a landscape of female crisis. In Dead Ringers, Cronenberg opts for amniotic blue, to simulate a foreboding sense of being submerged in a fish tank.

It's interesting to ponder how fashions come and go in cinema

Other films in which the same actor plays two different characters: Anthony Perkins in Psycho, Michael Caine in De Palma's Dressed to Kill, the Sam character in De Palma's Body Double.

Films in which a pair of actors portray a single character - Sisters (1973) again, That Obscure Object of Desire, The Return of Martin Guerre, Despair, Lost Highway.


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Dead Ringer with Bette Davis...

A Stolen Life with Bette Davis.

(i thought that Margot Kidder played both sisters in Sisters)

Swing away, Merrill....Merrill, swing away...


There is a scene in Sisters showing the twins as conjoined (a nightmare sequence, I believe) in which a girl resembling Kidder plays one of them.

I'm here, Mr. Man, I cannot tell no lie and I'll be right here till the day I die


Lies of the twins (1991) with Aidan Quinn