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The Parent Trap (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $66,304,095Details
International Box Office $17,668,900
Worldwide Box Office $83,972,995
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
86% - Certified Fresh
Audience
69% - Upright

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 29th, 1998 (Wide) by Walt Disney
Video Release: May 31st, 2005 by Walt Disney Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for some mild mischief
Running Time: 128 minutes
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Keywords: Same Actor, Multiple Roles, Twins
Source:Remake
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures

Cast

   Nich Parker
   Elizabeth James
   Hallie Parker/Annie James
Lisa Ann Walter    Chessy
Elaine Hendrix    Meredith Blake
Simon Kunz    Martin
Ronnie Stevens    Grandfather
Joanna Barnes    Meredith's mother
Polly Holliday    Marva, Sr.
Maggie Wheeler    Marva Kulp, Jr.
Hallie Meyers-Shyer    Lindsay
Maggie Emma Thomas    Zoe
Courtney Woods    Nicole
Katerina Graham    Jackie
Michael Lohan    Lost Boy at Camp
Rachel Sullivan    Navajo Bunk Girl
Katie Deshan    Navajo Bunk Girl
Brighton Hertford    Navajo Bunk Girl
Jennifer Lin    Navajo Bunk Girl
Amy Centner    Navajo Bunk Girl
Mia Tramz    Navajo Bunk Girl
Christina Toral    Cell Phone Girl
Dana Ponder    Cell Phone Girl
Brianne Mercier    Cell Phone Girl
Danielle Sherman    Girl at Poker Games
Natasha Melnick    Girl at Poker Games
Amanda Hampton    Girl at Poker Games
Lisa Iverson    Bugler
Lisa Cloud    Camp Counselor
Kellie Foster    Camp Counselor
Heidi Boren    Camp Counselor
Marissa Leigh    Fencing Girl
Heather Wayrock    Fencing Girl
John Atterbury    Gareth, the James' Chauffeur
Hamish McColl    Photographer
Vendela K. Thommessen    Bridal Gown Model
Alexander Cole    Richard, Meredith's Assistant
J. Patrick McCormack    Les Blake
William Akey    Bellhop with Flowers
David Doty    Hotel Bartender
Roshanna Baron    Lady at Pool
Annie Meyers-Shyer    Towel Girl
Brian Fenwick    Desk Clerk
Jonneine Hellerstein    Ship Photographer
Troy Christian    QE2 Dancer
Denise Holland    QE2 Dancer
Terry Kerr    Living Statue
Bruce Block    Tourist

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    David Swift
Screenwriter    Nancy Meyers
Screenwriter    Charles Shyer
Producer    Charles Shyer
Co-Producer    Bruce Block
Director of Photography    Dean Cundey
Production Designer    Dean Tavoularis
Editor    Stephen A. Rotter
Costume Designer    Penny Rose
Composer    Alan Silvestri
Based on the Novel Doppelte Lottchen By    Erich Kastner
Associate Producer    Julie B. Crane
Assistant Director    Albert Shapiro
Second Unit Director    Charles Shyer
Second Unit Director    Bruce A. Block
Unit Production Manager    Tony Brown
Unit Production Manager    Robert Latham Brown
Art Director    Alex Tavoularis
Set Decorator    Gary Fettis
Visual Effects Supervisor    Jim Rygiel
Special Effects Coordinator    Cliff Wenger
Sound Mixer    Sean Rush
Re-recording Mixer    Terry Porter
Re-recording Mixer    Andy D'Addario
Re-recording Mixer    Dean Zupancic
Sound Editor    Kim Drummond
Sound Editor    Mark Yardas
Sound Editor    David Giammarco
Sound Effects Editor    Cindy Marty
Make up    Karen Blynder
Hairstylist    Toni-Ann Walker
Casting Director    Ilene Starger

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Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/07/29 2 $2,520,548   2,103 $1,199   $2,520,548 1
1998/07/30 2 $2,543,188 +1% 2,103 $1,209   $5,063,736 2
1998/07/31 2 $3,825,000 +50% 2,247 $1,702   $8,889,000 3
1998/08/01 3 $4,175,000 +9% 2,247 $1,858   $13,064,000 4
1998/08/02 4 $3,042,000 -27% 2,247 $1,354   $16,212,000 5
1998/08/03 2 $1,882,480 -38% 2,145 $878   $18,094,713 6
1998/08/04 2 $2,115,201 +12% 2,247 $941   $20,209,914 7
1998/08/05 3 $2,070,691 -2% 2,247 $922   $22,280,605 8
1998/08/06 3 $1,942,825 -6% 2,247 $865   $24,223,430 9
1998/08/07 5 $2,704,570 +39% 2,402 $1,126   $26,928,000 10
1998/08/08 5 $3,125,000 +16% 2,402 $1,301   $30,053,000 11
1998/08/09 6 $2,328,000 -26% 2,402 $969   $32,350,541 12
1998/08/10 5 $1,442,517 -38% 2,402 $601   $33,793,058 13
1998/08/11 4 $1,632,001 +13% 2,402 $679   $35,425,069 14
1998/08/12 5 $1,322,212 -19% 2,402 $550   $36,747,271 15
1998/08/13 6 $1,213,768 -8% 2,402 $505   $37,961,039 16
1998/08/14 8 $1,745,000 +44% 2,407 $725   $39,706,000 17
1998/08/15 8 $2,300,000 +32% 2,407 $956   $42,006,000 18
1998/08/16 8 $1,620,000 -30% 2,407 $673   $43,626,355 19
1998/08/17 6 $1,017,624 -37% 2,407 $423   $44,643,979 20
1998/08/18 8 $1,033,267 +2% 2,407 $429   $45,677,246 21
1998/08/19 7 $833,210 -19% 2,407 $346   $46,510,456 22
1998/08/20 6 $746,209 -10% 2,407 $310   $47,256,665 23
1998/08/22 9 $1,585,000   2,169 $731   $51,002,000 25
1998/08/23 9 $1,175,000 -26% 2,169 $542   $52,127,000 26
1998/08/24 7 $530,528 -55% 2,169 $245   $51,673,033 27
1998/08/25 7 $561,049 +6% 2,642 $212   $52,234,082 28
1998/08/26 5 $528,920 -6% 2,169 $244   $52,790,385 29
1998/08/27 6 $491,167 -7% 2,169 $226   $53,281,552 30
1998/08/28 10 $825,000 +68% 2,041 $404   $54,107,000 31
1998/08/29 9 $1,250,000 +52% 2,041 $612   $55,357,000 32
1998/08/30 10 $802,000 -36% 2,041 $393   $56,216,000 33
1998/08/31 7 $292,964 -63% 2,041 $144   $56,508,771 34
1998/09/02 9 $250,253   2,041 $123   $57,021,820 36
1998/09/03 10 $219,423 -12% 2,041 $108   $57,241,243 37
1998/09/04 10 $530,000 +142% 2,045 $259   $57,771,000 38
1998/09/05 10 $875,000 +65% 2,045 $428   $58,646,000 39
1998/09/06 10 $780,000 -11% 2,045 $381   $59,426,000 40
1998/09/07 6 $868,985 +11% 2,045 $425   $60,443,951 41

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/07/31 2 $11,148,497   2,247 $4,962   $16,212,233 5
1998/08/07 5 $8,127,121 -27% 2,402 $3,383   $32,350,541 12
1998/08/14 8 $5,665,316 -30% 2,407 $2,354   $43,626,355 19
1998/08/21 9 $3,885,840 -31% 2,169 $1,792   $51,142,505 26
1998/08/28 9 $2,934,255 -24% 2,041 $1,438   $56,215,807 33
1998/09/04 9 $3,202,708 +9% 2,045 $1,566   $60,443,951 40
1998/09/11 13 $1,256,091 -61% 1,671 $752   $61,983,694 47
1998/09/18 11 $894,231 -29% 1,409 $635   $63,100,330 54
1998/09/25 13 $648,516 -27% 1,120 $579   $63,942,853 61
1998/10/02 23 $271,985 -58% 665 $409   $64,356,983 68
1998/10/09 19 $433,328 +59% 751 $577   $64,853,795 75
1998/10/16 22 $327,961 -24% 554 $592   $65,323,437 82
1998/10/23 26 $223,849 -32% 455 $492   $65,618,339 89
1998/10/30 30 $145,129 -35% 375 $387   $65,813,296 96
1998/11/06 34 $130,029 -10% 267 $487   $65,995,614 103
1998/11/13 38 $102,544 -21% 211 $486   $66,149,543 110
1998/11/20 47 $53,460 -48% 164 $326   $66,220,203 117
1998/11/27 53 $43,053 -19% 113 $381   $66,281,571 124
1998/12/04 60 $15,792 -63% 89 $177   $66,304,095 131

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