Summer Movies: The Great Body Switch
Filed by KOSU News in Art & Life.
August 16, 2011
Next up in Talk of the Nation’s Summer Movie Series is the identity switch.
From Freaky Friday to Heaven Can Wait, Hollywood has been body-switching for decades: men to women, women to men, parents to kids, young to old — it’s all been done, and often redone. Murray Horwitz is back with some of the most memorable body switch movies.
Tell us: What’s your favorite body switch movie? The basic ground rules: the film must depict the experience of living in a different body. Trading lives or professions (a la Trading Places) doesn’t count. [Copyright 2011 National Public Radio]