Hayley Mills plays twins who, unknown to their divorced parents, meet at a summer camp. Products of single parent households, they switch places (surprise!) so as to meet the parent they never knew, and then contrive to reunite them.

  1. David Swift

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Erich Kästner


Top Billed Cast

  1. Hayley Mills

    Hayley Mills

    Sharon/Susan McKendrick

  2. Maureen O'Hara

    Maureen O'Hara

    Margaret 'Maggie' McKendrick

  3. Brian Keith

    Brian Keith

    Mitch Evers

  4. Charles Ruggles

    Charles Ruggles

    Charles McKendrick

  5. Una Merkel

    Una Merkel


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The Parent Trap
The Parent Trap


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Status Released

Release Information

  • June 12, 1961
    G, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 9m

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Revenue -

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