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Two of a Kind (1983)

God has had just about enough of the human's attitude so he will destroy the planet very soon. It is up to a struggling inventor and a bank teller, both with very amateur criminal minds, to... See full summary »

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God has had just about enough of the human's attitude so he will destroy the planet very soon. It is up to a struggling inventor and a bank teller, both with very amateur criminal minds, to save the world... Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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It took a twist of fate to make them two of a kind. See more »


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16 December 1983 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Pair of Jokers  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$3,344,942 (USA) (18 December 1983)

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$23,646,952 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

At the conclusion of the chaos at the Plaza, Oliver Reed's character begins singing lines from The Beatles' song "Rain". The song is not acknowledged in the credits. See more »

Goofs

As Zack is leaving the bank, you can see his mustache is almost all the way off, then when he is running down the street his mustache is completely back on his face with no time to have fixed it. See more »

Crazy Credits

The phrase "This film is Rated PG" is within the credits at the end before the PG rating tag actually shows after the movie. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Spring Breakdown (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

Catch 22 (Two Steps Forward, Three Steps Back)
Performed by Steve Kipner
Courtesy of Arista Records
Written by Steve Kipner and John Lewis Parker (as John L. Parker)
Produced by Steve Kipner and Humberto Gatica
Arranged by John Lewis Parker (uncredited)
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Lovely movie
18 October 1998 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This movie didn't get as much credit as it deserves. I guess everyone expected it to have the same power as Grease because of its stars. This movie I think can stand on its own. It has a cute story and it does have that great star power. It has times when it's funny and it has times when it's romantic and it has times when it's dramatic. So it didn't have that same spirit as Grease if you give it a chance to prove itself you might actually enjoy it and not punish it for not living up to what people expected.


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