The Parent Trap (1998 film)

The Parent Trap is a 1998 American romantic comedy-drama film co-written an directit bi Nancy Meyers, an produced an co-written bi Charles Shyer. It is a remak o the 1961 film o the same name an an adaptation o Erich Kästner's German novelle Lottie an Lisa (Das doppelte Lottchen).

The Parent Trap
Theatrical release poster
Directit biNancy Meyers
Produced biCharles Shyer
Screenplay bi
Based onLottie an Lisa
bi Erich Kästner
Muisic biAlan Silvestri
CinematographyDean Cundey
Eeditit biStephen A. Rotter
Distributit biBuena Vista Pictures Distribution
Release date
  • 29 Julie 1998 (1998-07-29) (Unitit States)
  • 11 December 1998 (1998-12-11) (Unitit Kinrick)
Rinnin time
128 meenits[1]
KintraUnitit States[2][3]
Budget$15 million[4]
Box office$92.1 million[5]


  1. "The Parent Trap: 128 minutes (Starz 01/2010 Schedule, Page 4)" (PDF). Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on May 26, 2015. Retrieved November 19, 2017. Unknown parameter |dead-url= ignored (help)
  2. "The Parent Trap". AFI Catalog. American Film Institute. Retrieved 25 April 2018.
  3. "The Parent Trap (1998)". British Film Institute. Retrieved 25 April 2018.
  4. Knott, Matthew Hammett (May 29, 2014). "Heroines of Cinema: These 10 Female Filmmakers Prove Why Hollywood Studios Should Change Their Tune | IndieWire". IndieWire. Retrieved December 25, 2016.
  5. "The Parent Trap (1998)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2011-07-27.