Dead Ringers

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"Two bodies. Two minds. One soul."
  • R
  • 1988
  • 1 hr 55 min
  • 7.3  (42,241)
  • 86

Dead Ringers is a 1988 psychological thriller starring Jeremy Irons. The film was adapted from the novel Twins. Irons plays a dual role. He portrays Eliot and Beverly Mantle. The Mantles are successful gynecologists in Canada. Eliot is a womanizer who seduces his female patients and then passes them along to Beverly when he tires of them. The situation between the two brothers becomes complicated when a female patient named Claire Niveau enters the picture. Beverly becomes emotionally involved with Claire. Eliot takes sexual advantage of her because she thinks that he is Beverly. She leaves town and Beverly becomes psychotic because of his prescription drug abuse.

Dead Ringers
Gordon Smith On Creating The Special Effects
Gordon Smith On Creating The Special Effects

Behind the Scenes - 1 min 52 sec

Nightmare
Nightmare

Clip - 1 min 40 sec

Peter Suschitzky On Jeremy Irons Playing Beverly And Elliot
Peter Suschitzky On Jeremy Irons Playing Beverly And Elliot

Behind the Scenes - 2 min 21 sec

Stay With Me
Stay With Me

Clip - 2 min 25 sec

Dead Ringers
Dead Ringers

Trailer - 1 min 29 sec

Description
Dead Ringers is a 1988 psychological thriller starring Jeremy Irons. The film was adapted from the novel Twins. Irons plays a dual role. He portrays Eliot and Beverly Mantle. The Mantles are successful gynecologists in Canada. Eliot is a womanizer who seduces his female patients and then passes them along to Beverly when he tires of them.

The situation between the two brothers becomes complicated when a female patient named Claire Niveau enters the picture. Beverly becomes emotionally involved with Claire. Eliot takes sexual advantage of her because she thinks that he is Beverly. She leaves town and Beverly becomes psychotic because of his prescription drug abuse.

Dead Ringers is a 1988 thriller with a runtime of 1 hour and 55 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3 and a MetaScore of 86.

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  • Release Date
    1988
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 55 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (42,241)
  • Metascore
    86