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  • Walt Disney Productions
  • Animated Characters: (Live-Action): Susan Evers, Sharon McKendrick, Maggie McKendrick, Mitch Evers, Charles McKendrick, Verbena, Rev. Dr. Mosby, Vicky Robinson, Louise McKendrick, Miss Inch, Hecky, Edna Robinson, Miss Grunecker, Mr. Eaglewood, Betsy, Mitch Evers' Golf Caddy, Miss Lockness, Ursala.
  • Awards: Nominee, Academy Award, Best Film Editing, Philip W. Anderson, 1962.
    Nominee, Academy Award, Best Sound, Robert O. Cook (Walt Disney SSD), 1962.
    Nominee, Golden Globe, Best Motion Picture - Comedy, 1962.
    Nominee, Golden Globe, Best Motion Picture Actress - Musical/Comedy, Hayley Mills, 1962.
    Nominee, Grammy Best Soundtrack Album or Recording of Original Cast from Motion Picture or Television, Camarata, 1962.
    Eddie, Best Edited Feature Film, Philip W. Anderson, American Cinema Editors, USA, 1962.
    Golden Laurel, Top General Entertainment, 1962.
    Second Place, Golden Laurel, Top Female Comedy Performance, Hayley Mills, 1962.
    Nominee, Golden Laurel, Top Male Comedy Performance, Brian Keith, Fifth Place, 1962.
    Nominee, WGA Award (Screen), Best Written American Comedy, David Swift, 1962
  • Originally Released in 1961.
  • Running Time: 129 minutes.
  • Technicolor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.


Production Notes:

Live-action film with puppet-animated titles by Bill Justice, T. Hee and Xavier Atencio.

Release date is that of United States premiere; general U.S. release date was June 21, 1961.

Grossed $25.2 million in the United States.


  • "The Parent Trap," Written by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, Sung by Tommy Sands and Annette Funicello.
  • "Let's Get Together," Written by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, Sung by Annette Funicello.
  • "For Now for Always," Written by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, Performed by Maureen O'Hara.
  • "Let's Get Together," Written by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, Performed by Hayley Mills and Hayley Mills.
  • "Colonel Bogey March," Written by Kenneth Alford (a pseudonym of F.J. Ricketts); Whistled by the Camp Girls.
  • "Nocturne in E-flat major, Op. 9, No. 2," Written by Frédéric Chopin, Played on Piano by Sharon.
  • "Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67," Written by Ludwig van Beethoven, First Movement Played on Piano by Hayley Mills.
  • "Wedding March," from "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Written by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy.
  • "Bridal Chorus (Here Comes the Bride)," from "Lohengrin" Written by Richard Wagner.

Traditional, Hand-drawn Animation.

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