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Mrs. Doubtfire / Twentieth Century Fox presents a Blue Wolf production a Chris Columbus film ; produced by Marsha Garces Williams, Robin Williams and Mark Radcliffe ; screenplay by Randi Mayem Singer and Leslie Dixon ; directed by Chris Columbus.

Williams, Marsha Garces. (Added Author). Williams, Robin, 1951-2014 (Added Author). Radcliffe, Mark, 1952- (Added Author). Singer, Randi Mayem. (Added Author). Dixon, Leslie. (Added Author). Columbus, Chris. (Added Author). Field, Sally. (Added Author). Brosnan, Pierce. (Added Author). Fierstein, Harvey, 1952- (Added Author). Prosky, Robert, 1930-2008 (Added Author). Shore, Howard. (Added Author). Robin Williams, Sally Field, Pierce Brosnan, Harvey Fierstein, Robert Prosky. (Cast).

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General Note:
Title from container.
Based upon "Alias Madame Doubtfire" by Anne Fine.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Special features: Disc 1: Widescreen feature; deleted and extended scenes; forced trailer ; Disc 2: "From man to Mrs.: the evolution of Mrs. Doubtfire" select chapters or play all; "Aging gracefully: a look back at Mrs. Doubtfire;" behind-the-scenes photo gallery; animation studio (a conversation with legendary animator Chuck Jones, original pencil test, final animation); make-up department (make-up application with Ve Neill, make-up photo gallery, make-up tests); Stage A ("The improvisation of Mrs. Doubtfire," scene 26: "Another applicant," scene 34HH "A work in progress," scene 78F "Mrs. Catchfire," scene 11B: "Daniel's show," scene 131: "Daniel's show," scene 148A: "Pitching Mr. Lundy," scene 159B: "Girlfriends"); publicity department (original 1993 featurette, meet Mrs. Doubtfire, 3 theatrical trailers, Easter egg: arrested development clip, TV spots).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Donald McAlpine ; editor, Raja Gosnell ; music, Howard Shore ; production designer, Angelo Graham.
Participant or Performer Note:
Robin Williams, Sally Field, Pierce Brosnan, Harvey Fierstein, Robert Prosky.
Summary, etc.:
Daniel Hillard is no ordinary father, so when he learns his ex-wife needs a housekeeper, he applies for the job. With the perfect wig, a little makeup and a dress for all occasions, he becomes Mrs. Doubtfire, a devoted British housekeeper who is hired on the spot. Free to be the "woman" he never knew he could be, the disguised Daniel creates a whole new life with his entire family.
A divorced man disguised as a woman takes a job as his ex-wife's housekeeper to be near his children.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby surround.
Language Note:
English (Dolby 5.1, DTS 5.1), French (Dolby surround) or Spanish (Dolby surround) dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Housekeepers > Fiction.
Divorced fathers > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) > Fiction.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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