Meet the Parents () - IMDb
Randy Newman - Meet the Parents (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Just listen to Avalon, Awakenings, the Natural, Bugs Life and Pleasantville. From the Album Meet The Parents (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack). September 26, Be the first The Time Of Your Life (From "A Randy Newman 1. Meet The Parents (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Cover. Meet The I've Got My Mojo Working (Meet The Parents/Soundtrack) For Once In My Life.
He initially presented it to Roach who had, up to that point, directed the first two Austin Powers films. Roach admits to have liked the script from the beginning  and was very much willing to make the film even though he thought "it needed more work.
Meet the Parents () - Soundtracks - IMDb
The studio was skeptical of Roach's ability to direct a "less-cartoony, character-driven script" compared to a comedy like Austin Powers. The drafts of the script were written by Herzfeld and, once De Niro and Stiller were confirmed as stars, John Hamburg was brought on board "to help fit the script to their verbal styles.
The script was not written with De Niro in mind as Jack Byrnes; the first draft of the script was completed inthree years before De Niro appeared in Analyze This. Explaining how Ben Stiller came to be cast in the role of Greg, Roach states: The film's script was initially written with Jim Carrey in the role of Greg and contained much more physical comedy, something that Stiller did not think would be successful with himself playing the role.
She ultimately lost the role to Teri Polo because the filmmakers "didn't think [Watts] was sexy enough". Jinx the cat was played by two five-year-old Himalayan cats named Bailey and Misha sometimes written as Meesha . The American Humane Association oversaw the filming of all scenes where the cats were used and ensured the animals' obedience and well-being by keeping two trainers and a veterinarian on set at all times.
The name was written into the script after Jim Carrey came up with the idea for the Focker surname during a creative session held before he abandoned the project.
The filmmakers were asked if they had made up the name or if they can prove that such a name exists. The aspect ratio is 1. English language audio tracks available with the film are a 5. Additionally, English language subtitles are provided as well. They eventually discover that they are twins and hatch a plan for each to meet the parent they have never met.
The Parent Trap ( film) - Wikipedia
After discovering that their father is engaged to child-hating, gold-digger Meredith Blake Elaine HendrixAnnie and Hallie plot to reunite Elizabeth and Nick by falsely telling Elizabeth that Nick wants to meet her in San Francisco.
Chessy, Martin, and Charles discover the girls' secret plan. Nick is shocked, but delighted to see Elizabeth after so many years. Meanwhile, Chessy and Martin are growing romantically attracted to each other.
Despite the girls' best efforts, which include recreating the night their parents met, they fail to reunite Nick and Elizabeth.
They resort to a last-ditch effort by demanding a three-day family camping trip, refusing to reveal which twin is which until after they return. Elizabeth tricks Meredith into taking in her place on the camping trip.
Annie and Hallie play a number of pranks on Meredith, who becomes enraged after waking up in the middle of the lake on her air mattress and gives Nick an ultimatum; choose either the girls or her.
Nick, finally seeing Meredith for who she truly is, chooses the girls over Meredith, but being a responsible father, still punishes them for their mischief. Nick and Elizabeth realize they still have feelings for one another, but decide it is better to go their separate ways.
Elizabeth and Annie later board a flight for London, but when they arrive, they find Nick and Hallie waiting for them them having taken a faster flight on Concorde. Nick realizes his previous mistake was not going after Elizabeth when she left him, and proposes to her. Cast and characters[ edit ] Lindsay Lohan as Hallie Parker and Annie James, eleven-year-old twin sisters who were separated after birth. Following their parents' divorce, they were raised separately with no knowledge of each other's existence -- until they meet at summer camp by chance.
Simon Kunz as Martin, the James family's butler, who falls in love with Chessy.