What's the Difference between Madame Doubtfire the Book and Mrs. Doubtfire the Movie?


Madame Doubtfire

Released: 1987
Author: Anne Fine

Mrs. Doubtfire

Released: 1993
Director: Chris Columbus
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In the Book In the Movie
Daniel Hillard/Madame Doubtfire
Daniel Hillard/Mrs. Doubtfire
Portrayed by: Robin Williams
Miranda Hillard
Miranda Hillard
Portrayed by: Sally Field
Mrs. Doubtfire Book vs Movie
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In the Book In the Movie
   Lydia and Chris know right away that Madame Doubtfire is their father in drag. At first they don't know it is him. It is only when Chris sees Mrs. Doubtfire standing up to pee that he has to come clean.
   Daniel does not swear in the dinner scene in the book. In the film, Daniel does swear in the dinner scene.
   All the main characters, apart from Natalie, tend to act in self-interest and expect a large amount of credit whenever they do otherwise. This doesn't happen in the film.
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I want a the book
28 Dec 2016 Anonymous

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