The Parent Trap- -
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.
Although created in 1961, this movie, which may seem “old” to your children, is a timeless piece that will evoke laughter and enjoyment from the whole family. The twins’ intriguing plots to destroy the other will surely engage your child – especially those elementary-aged. While there have been remakes of this film over the years, the original holds it own and is a must see.
Parent Trap is a cleverly wholesome tale that utilizes creativity and imaginative storytelling to draw in the audience. This is a super fun movie that is totally appropriate for all ages. Be sure to see our guide to the top 15 favorite family movies.