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Like Father Like Son (1987)

PG-13
96 min | Comedy, Fantasy

A mysterious potion switches the personalities of a buttoned up doctor and his laid back son.
Director
Rod Daniel (directed by)
Writers
Lorne Cameron (story by) (screenplay by) | Steve Bloom (screenplay by) (as Steven L. Bloom)
Producers
Brian Grazer (produced by) | David Valdes (produced by)
Composer
Miles Goodman (music by)
Cinematographer
Editor
Lois Freeman-Fox (edited by)
Casting Director
Judith Weiner (casting by)
Production Designer
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Budget
$10,500,000
Opening weekend
$7,189,452
Gross (US & Canada)
$34,377,585
Gross (World)
$34,377,585
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Release date
Oct 2, 1987 (United States)
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57 cast members
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Dudley Moore
Dr. Jack Hammond / Chris Hammond Dr. Jack Hammond / Chris Hammond   See fewer
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Kirk Cameron
Chris Hammond / Dr. Jack Hammond Chris Hammond / Dr. Jack Hammond   See fewer
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Margaret Colin
Ginnie Armbruster Ginnie Armbruster   See fewer
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Catherine Hicks
Dr. Amy Larkin Dr. Amy Larkin   See fewer
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Patrick O'Neal
Dr. Armbruster Dr. Armbruster   See fewer
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Sean Astin
Trigger Trigger   See fewer
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Camille Cooper
Lori Beaumont Lori Beaumont   See fewer
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Micah Grant
Rick Anderson Rick Anderson   See fewer
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Bill Morrison
Uncle Earl Uncle Earl   See fewer
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Skeeter Vaughan
Medicine Man Medicine Man   See fewer
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Larry Sellers
Navajo Helper Navajo Helper   See fewer
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Tami David
Navajo Girl Navajo Girl   See fewer
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Maxine Stuart
Phyllis Phyllis   See fewer
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David Wohl
Dr. Roger Hartwood Dr. Roger Hartwood   See fewer
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Michael Horton
Dr. Mike O'Donald Dr. Mike O'Donald   See fewer
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Randy Lowell
Dr. Spellner (as Randolph Dreyfuss) Dr. Spellner (as Randolph Dreyfuss)   See fewer
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Art Frankel
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Christine Healy
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Mary Jane Courier
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Debbie Zipp
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Teresa Bowman
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Brian Peck
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Kedric Wolfe
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Robert Balderson
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Dakin Matthews
Old Man Morrison Old Man Morrison   See fewer
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Les Lannom
Coach Ellis Coach Ellis   See fewer
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Lorna Hill
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John Stinson
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Billy Stevenson
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Alexandra Kenworthy
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Armin Shimerman
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Kitty Swink
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Lisa Robins
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Richard Gonzales
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Nancy Lenehan
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Edwin Brecht
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Johnathan Brecht
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Randy Rand
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Steve Lynch
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Keni E. Richards
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Chera Bashor
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Oscar Granquist
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobby (uncredited) Bobby (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.1 / 10 | 5,260 votes