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    Do You Know Which Of These "Twin Movies" Was Released First?

    "Twin movies" are when two almost identical movies are released at almost the identical time.

    There's this strange phenomenon in Hollywood where two studios release incredibly similar films around the same time. It's not a new thing — in 1965 Paramount and Magna Studios both put out biopics about Jean Harlow, both titled... Harlow!

    Magna, Paramount

    There's a lot of reasons this happens. One is that when a studio hears a competitor plans to make a similar film, it spurs them to try to get theirs out first.

    We've compiled twelve notable "twin films" from the last few decades — can you click on the ones that came first?