The Two Twins

(2015)
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By-the-book logopaedist Matthias Pretschke, failed husband and father, is the very embodiment of order, who doesn't know what hit him when his wife Petra demands a divorce. Admittedly, he hasn't paid much attention to Petra, nor to their daughter, who's in full puberty, nor to their son, who craves his dad's attention. Petra agrees to give him one week to show them if he can change. And he's in luck: he meets himself, only cooler. Tom Senger is the name of the twin he never knew he had. Though Matthias and Tom look alike, they're completely different. Tom, for example, is a typical actor: arrogant, macho and broke. Matthias decides to switch roles in the hope that Tom can be a worthy replacement for a week. "I'm playing you. Only better," says Tom, who sees right away what's missing in the Pretschke home. As the days go by, it gets more and more difficult to distinguish which one is which. And this may not be bad at all.

  1. Isabel Kleefeld

    Director

  2. Stefan Rogall

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Christoph Maria Herbst

    Christoph Maria Herbst

    Matthias Pretschke / Tom Senger

  2. Ulrike C. Tscharre

    Ulrike C. Tscharre

    Petra Pretschke

  3. Sophie von Kessel

    Sophie von Kessel

    Pola

  4. Lotte Becker

    Fee Pretschke

  5. Valentin Wilczek

    Jonas Pretschke

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The Two Twins
The Two Twins

Facts

Original Title Besser als Du

Status Released

Release Information

  • April 17, 2015
    Theatrical

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Original Language German

Runtime 1h 28m

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