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The Double (7-Sep-2013)

Director: Richard Ayoade

Writers: Richard Ayoade; Avi Korine

From novella by: Fyodor Dostoevsky

Keywords: Drama

A timid government bureaucrat's life is upended by the arrival of a co-worker who happens to be both his body double and a social butterfly.

Simon is a quiet and introverted government employee, living a pitiful existence spurned by his love interest and scorned by his mother. From out of the blue one fateful day comes Simon's new co-worker, James, a charming young man who stands as both Simon's body double and an embodiment of all the desirable characteristics he does not possess, forcing him to scramble for answers and a way out of his personal hell after he begins to subsume his life.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Paddy Considine
5-Sep-1974   Dead Man's Shoes
Jesse Eisenberg
5-Oct-1983   The Social Network
James Fox
19-May-1939   A Passage to India
Sally Hawkins
27-Apr-1976   Happy-Go-Lucky
J Mascis
10-Dec-1965   Frontman for Dinosaur Jr.
Cathy Moriarty
29-Nov-1960   Raging Bull
Chris Morris
5-Sep-1965   Brass Eye
Chris O'Dowd
9-Oct-1979   Roy on The IT Crowd
Rade Serbedzija
27-Jul-1946   Dmitri Gredenko on 24
Wallace Shawn
12-Nov-1943   Ate dinner with Andre
Noah Taylor
4-Sep-1969   He Died with a Felafel in His Hand
Mia Wasikowska
14-Oct-1989   Alice in Wonderland


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