Though not the equal of the marvelous BIG, VICE VERSA is infinitely more entertaining than the other mind-and-body transference films Hollywood has coughed up in the last two years, LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON and 18 AGAIN. Marshall Seymour (Judge Reinhold), a department store executive, and
his girl friend (Corinne Bohrer), also a store executive, make a buying trip to Thailand, where smugglers hide a stolen jeweled skull among Marshall's purchases. When his son, Charlie (Fred Savage), comes to stay, an off-handed wish to trade places is made real by the magical skull. With his son's
mind inhabiting his body, Marshall goes off to face his jealous junior executive rivals...