By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Updated August 14, 1998 at 04:00 AM EDT
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Auburn-haired, freckle-faced newcomer Lindsay Lohan acquits herself with aplomb in the Hayley Mills roles as long-lost twins who concoct a plan to reunite their divorced parents (Natasha Richardson and Dennis Quaid). While not as potent as the enchanting original, it’s no small feat that this kindhearted remake (directed by Nancy Meyers) is as graceful as it is, in part because whole scenes and chunks of dialogue have been lifted verbatim. B

The Parent Trap

type
  • Movie
mpaa
  • PG
runtime
  • 128 minutes
director
  • Nancy Meyers

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