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  • The Package is the name of both a 1989 conspiracy thriller film staring Gene Hackman, and a 2013 action film starring Dolph Lundgren and "Stone Cold" Steve Austin. It's also a short story by Kurt Vonnegut.
  • There are two old movies titled The Paleface: a 1922 silent starring Buster Keaton, and a 1948 Western spoof starring Bob Hope and Jane Russell.
  • The list of 2010 Hugo Award nominees includes both Palimpsest, a fantasy novel by Catherynne M. Valente, and "Palimpsest", a science fiction novella by Charles Stross.
  • The web game Pandemic involves you creating a disease and attempting to wipe out humanity with it. The tabletop game Pandemic has you co-operate as a team to find the cures for four simultaneous outbreaks of disease. If the two were related, they would be a Perspective Flip of each other.
  • There is a band called Panopticon which has an album by the same name. Panopticon is also an album by Isis. And both of them are named after Jeremy Bentham's concept for a prison, in which a guard would be able to see all the prisoners, but the prisoners would be unable to see the guard.
  • Paprika is both Satoshi Kon's 2006 anime movie about dreams and an Italian softcore porn flick made by Tinto Brass in 1991.
  • Pastamania can refer to the failed 1995 pasta restaurant endorsed and financed by Hulk Hogan or the successful Singaporean fast casual pasta and pizza restaurant chain that's popular in Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, India and the Middle East.
  • "Patches" is a 1962 song by Dickey Lee and a 1970 song by Chairmen of the Board.
  • There are two movies named The Patriot that were released pretty close to each other. The first is a 1998 thriller starring Steven Seagal, the second a 2000 war movie starring Mel Gibson.
  • The Dungeons & Dragons re-work Pathfinder is somewhat controversial, but to confuse it with the movie by the same name, or the other movie by the same name, is probably going too far.
  • While Ingmar Bergman's seminal film Persona (1966) and Atlus' video game franchise Persona surprisingly do share one major motif (namely Jungian psychology), they have nothing to do with each other.
  • "Personality" is both a 1945 song by Johnny Mercer and the Pied Pipers and a completely different 1959 song by Lloyd Price.
  • Ghostland Observatory's song "Piano Man" is totally unrelated to Billy Joel's song.
  • Also including Similarly Named Bands; "Piece of Heaven" by A7 and "Little Piece of Heaven" by Avenged Sevenfold (sometimes abbreviated A7X).
  • "Please Don't Go" by KC & The Sunshine Band, later covered by KWS, Double You, and Basshunter, and "Please Don't Go" by No Mercy, whose chorus sounds similar. Also "Please Don't Go" by Donald Peers. Then, there's a Mike Posner song called Please Don't Go.
  • Point Blank would be a name of a 1967 film, a name of Namco's Lighter and Softer shooting gallery light-gun game Point Blank, or Point Blank, a Korean MMOFPS (which is very popular in Indonesia) also known as Project Blackout in North America. It is not to be confused with Point Blanc, the second book in a series about a teenage spy. Also a Bruce Springsteen song, and a Southern Rock band.
  • Besides being one half of the first Unova games, Pokémon Black is also the title of a alleged hacked cartridge in a creepypasta which gives the player a ghost that can kill Pokémon and trainers. The story was first known to be posted on July 27th, 2010, before the Unova games were released but after the titles were announced on the Japanese website on April 9 of that year. The creepypasta is generally known as "Pokémon Creepy Black" or "Pokémon Ghost Black" to distinguish it from the official game.
  • Telefang Power and Speed Versions for the Game Boy Color were badly translated into English as the bootleg hacks Pokémon Diamond and Jade respectively, well before the official Pokémon games Pokémon Diamond and Pearl came out.
  • Pokémon: I Choose You is both the anime's pilot episode and the movie based on the anime's first episode.
    • "I Choose You" is either the ending song from said movie or a song by Sara Bareilles.
  • Pokémon X is either one half of the 3DS Kalos adventures, a collection of English songs from the anime to commemorate the series' tenth anniversary, a sprite comic based on Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire, or Pokémon Crystal's working title.
  • Portal is a name of a 1986 interactive novel game and a better-known, completely unrelated 2007 video game.
  • Power is both a TV-series and a book.
  • The Power of One is both a booknote  set in South Africa during World War II, and the English title of the second Pokémon movie, otherwise known as Pokémon 2000.
  • Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Jennifer Rush, and Huey Lewis and the News, released three totally different songs named "The Power of Love" onto the same markets within a few months. All three became big hits (the most famous, of course, is the Huey Lewis song). There was also a later early 90s song by Céline Dion (which was a cover of the Jennifer Rush song) and a song from the DIC dub of Sailor Moon with that name.
    • Arguably, the Huey Lewis version isn't the most successful one - in the UK the Frankie & Jennifer Rush ones were much more successful, both hitting Number 1 on the charts (Huey Lewis only reaching number 9), and Jennifer Rush's was the biggest selling single of 1985.
  • Powerless is both a Marvel Comics miniseries and an unrelated DC comedic television series.
  • Before the 90s courtroom drama The Practice, there was an early 70s one season sitcom starring Danny Thomas as a doctor who refuses to give up his practice in a low income neighborhood despite the protests of his Private Practice son.
    • In between the two there was a British TV series called The Practice as well (a soap set in the world of medicine). Luckily the gaps in between all three shows were so wide that no one was confused and no retitling was done (both US shows of that name have aired in Britain).
  • The Price Is Right is produced by one Adam Sandler, who is not the same as the actor.
    • Once again with the in-work examples, they've had two different pricing games called Bullseye and Balance Game.
    • In turn, the The Price Is Right segment "Bullseye" should not be confused with the British darts-themed game show Bullseye, nor with the American quiz show Bullseye.
    • The Price Is Right has a pricing game called "Pass The Buck". Not to be confused with the short-lived 1978 CBS game show Pass The Buck (hosted by Bill Cullen).
    • The Price Is Right also had a pricing game called "Blank Check" which shared its name with the short-lived Barry & Enright game show Blank Check. The pricing game is now known as "Check Game" after Enright threatened to sue Mark Goodson Productions for trademark infringement.
  • Primeval the British TV series about time anomalies and prehistoric beasties, and Primeval the horror/thriller film about political unrest in Africa.
  • To avoid confusion with the British series The Prisoner, the Australian series Prisoner was renamed Prisoner: Cell Block H when it aired in the UK.
  • Does The Producers sound like A Good Name for a Rock Band? Well, it was, and had nothing to do with Mel Brooks.
  • The Protector could refer to a 1979 novel by Malcolm Braly, a 2003 novel by David Morrell, a 1985 action film starring Jackie Chan, a 2005 Thai martial arts film, and a 2011 Lifetime TV series starring Ally Walker
  • Prototype is an Ultraverse comic and a video game series.
  • The Purge (2013) is a US sci-fi thriller about home invasion. Puhdistus (2012) is a Finnish drama about life in Soviet Estonia, released as The Purge in the UK and as Purge in the USA.
  • Proteus is a 1995 horror film about a shapeshifting monster on an oil rig, Proteus is an indie game where players explore a peaceful island at their leisure.
  • Push is a novel about an abused black woman, a film about drugs, and another film about societal outcasts with superpowers living in Hong Kong. The Film of the Book was called Precious to avoid further confusion.
  • "PTV", an episode of Family Guy, has the same name as the predecessor to the PBS Kids block.

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