Dead Ringer
Dead Ringer (1964)

Portraying flip sides of the good/evil coin, two sisters haven't spoken to each other since fighting over a man long ago. One sister marries the man only after telling him the falsehood that she was pregnant by him. However, it is the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 19, 1964
DVD Release Date: August 10, 2004
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Bette Davis passionately plays evil twins in this very good Hitchcock-like noir thriller directed by Casablanca actor Paul Henreid.

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Don Willmott

Ookey and spooky

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Matt Bailey
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

Bette Davis was always high camp, but in a film like Dead Ringer (where she plays identical twins), what could possibly be more camp than two Bette Davises?

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Solidly crafted, but uninspired and tepid thriller with Bette not at her best.

Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

Harnesses the complex psychological implications of physical doubling.

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Flixster Audience Score: 79% Flixster User Reviews
Spencer S.
Another in a string of Bette Davis' comeback movies of the sixties, "Dead Ringer" feels and looks recycled, but has all the mystery and charm of… More
Bruce Bruce
Pretty Cool Movie as Betty Davis Plays Twin Parts, This is a twist ending suspense film that most will be able to guess 1/2 way through it. 2 sisters one rich… More
Kevin M. Williams
A twist ending is the cherry on top of this okay thriller spiced with performances by always solid method actor Karl Malden and gliding-by-on-my-looks pretty… More
Aj V
This is a cool thriller, Davis plays twins, and the rest of the cast is good too. I really liked this movie, it's thrilling.