• The Parent Trap (1961)

The Parent Trap

Release Date: 1961

DVD Release Date: May 7th, 2002

G |2 hr 4 min

Plot Summary

Two identical twin sisters, separated at birth by their parents' divorce, are reunited years later at a summer camp, where they scheme to bring their parents back together. The girls, one of whom has been living with their mother and the other with their father, switch places after camp and go to work on their plan, the first objective being to scare off a gold-digger pursuing their father.

Cast: Hayley Mills, Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith, Charlie Ruggles, Una Merkel, Leo G. Carroll, Joanna Barnes, Cathleen Nesbitt

Director: David Swift

Genres: Children , Comedy

Production Co: Walt Disney Productions

Keywords: Playful, Quest, Father, Friendship, Mother, Amusing, Love, 1960s

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Awards

Nominated Picture - Comedy
Nominated Sound
Nominated Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy
Nominated Film Editing