Doppelganger (Dopperugengā)
Doppelganger (Dopperugengā) (2003)

Yuka (Hiromi Nagasaku) is an attractive young woman whose brother has recently died under mysterious circumstances. Shortly before his untimely death, Yuka got her first glimpse of his double, who has since moved into their apartment and… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 27, 2003
DVD Release Date: March 29, 2005
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Critic Score: 56% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Sura Wood
Hollywood Reporter

A mildly intriguing, if slight, entertainment.

Staci Layne Wilson

Don't see it once, let alone twice!

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Brian Mckay

Rarely does a genre derailment end up this well -- switches gears from being a moody (and derivative) horror film to an exuberantly funny dark comedy.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews interminable experience...

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Andrea Chase
Killer Movie Reviews

tweaks the genre and the audience's expectations, subtly changing from a quietly effective horror film into a slick satire on modern life. And that is no less scary

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Edward Douglas

One Japanese movie we probably won't be seeing remade in English anytime soon.

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Josh Ralske
All Movie Guide

Koji Yakusho delivers a wonderfully droll dual performance, and Kiyoshi Kurosawa uses split-screen effects brilliantly.

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Flixster Audience Score: 51% Flixster User Reviews
El Hombre Invisible
This film seems to have people who really like it or really don't. I suppose I fall somewhere in between. After enjoying Cure so much, I was expecting as… More
alan jay
interesting concept, decent acting..but slow moving and film turns on its side from ghost /horror to more of a comedy..I ultimately gave up on this one!
Drew Smith
I saw this a while ago but it seems that Flixster has added it only now. Not that I really care, because this is Kiyoshi Kurosawa's worst movie by a mile.… More
Christopher Brown
Fun and intelligent film wrongly marketed as a horror film. As I watched it, I was a little disappointed that it wasn't what I expected it to be, but once… More
Tsubaki Sanjuro
Starts well, and then, for no reason, derails so badly in the second half i was wondering if Kurosawa just directed the first part and then dropped the whole… More