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True Identity (1991)

R
93 min | Comedy

In order to escape from the mob, an African-American man must disguise himself as a white man.
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Thomas E. Ackerman (as Tom Ackerman)
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$15,000,000
Opening weekend
$1,541,581
Gross (US & Canada)
$4,693,236
Gross (World)
$4,693,236
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Release date
Aug 23, 1991 (United States)

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5 / 10 | 1,088 votes