Enemy

Out Now On-Demand

You can't escape your self.

Jake Gyllenhaal and the director of Prisoners reteam for this psychological thriller about a man who is startled to see another man in a movie who looks exactly like him – and seeks out to find the doppelganger. Co-stars Mélanie Laurent (Inglourious Basterds) and Sarah Gadon (A Dangerous Method).

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Directed by

Written by

Thriller

90mins

Rating: M Sex scenes and offensive language

Canada, Spain

Variety (USA)

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Mysterious enough that many viewers will insist on seeing it twice.

Twitch Film (USA)

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A highly stylized yet intriguing look at a man coming to terms with his duplicate... firmly establishes Villeneuve as one of today's most truly unique filmmakers.

Time Out New York

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The movie is too literal and compartmentalized to take the psychological plunge it seems to constantly be intimating.

New York Times

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There is only so much sense a movie like this needs to make, and this one succeeds in being divertingly clever and effectively creepy.

Hollywood Reporter

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As hauntingly strange as it is inconclusive and frustrating... one of the more head-scratching additions to the doppelganger genre. Yet it will certainly have its fans.

An Online Universe

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The real star of Enemy is the element of surprise. Mind-bending themes, baffling imagery and shocking plot twists mean you never quite know where the story is going, or what exactly it all means.