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The Parent Trap (1961)

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129 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

Teenage twin sisters swap places and scheme to reunite their divorced parents.
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Director
Writers
Erich Kästner (book "Das doppelte Lottchen") | David Swift (written for the screen by)
Composer
Paul J. Smith (as Paul Smith)
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Release date
Jun 21, 1961 (United States)

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17 cast members
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Hayley Mills
Susan Evers / Sharon McKendrick Susan Evers / Sharon McKendrick   See fewer
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Maureen O'Hara
Maggie McKendrick Maggie McKendrick   See fewer
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Brian Keith
Mitch Evers Mitch Evers   See fewer
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Charles Ruggles
Charles McKendrick (as Charlie Ruggles) Charles McKendrick (as Charlie Ruggles)   See fewer
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Una Merkel
Verbena Verbena   See fewer
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Leo G. Carroll
Rev. Dr. Mosby Rev. Dr. Mosby   See fewer
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Joanna Barnes
Vicky Robinson Vicky Robinson   See fewer
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Cathleen Nesbitt
Louise McKendrick Louise McKendrick   See fewer
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Ruth McDevitt
Miss Inch (as Ruth Mc Devitt) Miss Inch (as Ruth Mc Devitt)   See fewer
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Linda Watkins
Edna Robinson Edna Robinson   See fewer
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Nancy Kulp
Miss Grunecker Miss Grunecker   See fewer
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Frank De Vol
Mr. Eaglewood Mr. Eaglewood   See fewer
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Kay Cole
Betsy - Sharon's Camp Inch Roommate (uncredited) Betsy - Sharon's Camp Inch Roommate (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Mills
Mitch Evers' Golf Caddy (uncredited) Mitch Evers' Golf Caddy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Irene Tedrow
Miss Lockness - the Housekeeper (uncredited) Miss Lockness - the Housekeeper (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lynette Winter
Ursala - Camp Inch Roomate (uncredited) Ursala - Camp Inch Roomate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.1 / 10 | 17,473 votes