• Freaky Friday (1976)

Freaky Friday

Release Date: December 17th, 1976

DVD Release Date: June 1st, 2004

G |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

Annabel Andrews (Jodie Foster) and her mother, Ellen (Barbara Harris), don't always see eye to eye. After a particularly frustrating argument on Friday the 13th, the two simultaneously wish they could switch places -- and suddenly their wish is granted. Each discovers how difficult it is to be in the other's shoes, with Ellen causing chaos at Annabel's school, and Annabel unable to deal with her mother's domestic duties. The two learn a lot about themselves and their relationship in the process.

Cast: Barbara Harris, Jodie Foster, John Astin, Patsy Kelly, Vicki Schreck, Dick Van Patten, Sorrell Booke, Alan Oppenheimer

Director: Gary Nelson

Genres: Comedy , Children , Fantasy

Production Co: Walt Disney Pictures

Distributors: Buena Vista Pictures, Walt Disney Home Video [gb]

Keywords: Emotional, Brother, Husband, Daughter, Quest, School, 1970s, Growing up, Madcap

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