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Multiplicity (1996)



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In this comedy, Doug is a man with too many tasks. Dr. Owen offers a strange solution: to make a clone of Doug. Unfortunately, Doug #2 finds that he needs more help himself, so another Doug is "born." Eventually there are too many Dougs around for Doug's own good.

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Michael Keaton
as Doug Kinney
Andie MacDowell
as Laura Kinney
Harris Yulin
as Dr. Owen Leeds
Richard Masur
as Del King
Ann Cusack
as Noreen
Katie Schlossberg
as Jennifer Kinney
Zack Duhame
as Zack Kinney
Steven Kampmann
as Coach Jack
Michael Milhoan
as Irate Football Parent
Skip Stellrecht
as Irate Football Parent
Justine Johnston
as Couple in Restaurant
James Piddock
as Maitre D'
Robin Duke
as Ballet School Receptionist
Robert Ridgely
as Laura's Father
Glenn Shadix
as Building Inspector
Dennis R. Lyell
as Construction Worker
Howard Plon
as Lab Technician Twin
Richard Plon
as Lab Technician Twin
Harold Plon
as Lab Technician Twin
George D. Wallace
as Man in Restaurant
Justine A. Johnston
as Woman in Restaurant
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Critic Reviews for Multiplicity

All Critics (45) | Top Critics (14)

More Kafkaesque than comedic, more fascinating to watch than out-and-out funny.

February 14, 2001 | Full Review…
Los Angeles Times
Top Critic

I recommend this to anyone who wants to see a solipsistic comedy about the darker side of marriage.

January 1, 2000
Top Critic

The comedy itself, however, is uneven and, more often than not, obvious.

January 1, 2000 | Rating: 2/4
Detroit News
Top Critic

Multiplicity cheats itself by not letting its imagination run as wild as its star.

January 1, 2000 | Rating: 2.5/4
USA Today
Top Critic

Director Harold Ramis had more serious ambitions. Multiplicity should have been another Groundhog Day, which Ramis also directed, but he comes up short.

January 1, 2000 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…
San Francisco Chronicle
Top Critic

Ramis and his quartet of writers, including City Slickers shtick factories of Lowell Ganz & Babaloo Mandel, can't find much to do with their simple premise.

January 1, 2000
Top Critic

Audience Reviews for Multiplicity

A goofy comedy, and it does go off the old saying 'if only there were more of me'. The story is predictable, especially the ending. Overall it has some humor, but overall it's just okay.

Aj V
Aj V

Super Reviewer

I secretly like this movie.

Curtis Lilly
Curtis Lilly

Super Reviewer

Funny movie about a man who duplicates himself for his busy life.

Candy Rose
Candy Rose

Super Reviewer

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