For Madame Doubtfire is the story of how children cope when parents divorce: what they really think while the adults are busy making new arrangements, covering over the cracks by ensuring that the organization of meals, school days, clothes and holidays holds together. All of this is captured with the deepest sympathy. Each of the children has a slightly different reaction. Lydia and Christopher see through the disguise and, though embarrassed and horrified, play along with it, trying not to let too many secrets out of the bag.
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It was adapted to the big screen in with the same title and starred by Robin Williams. Here you can have a look at the trailer. Try to link the topic with the book and the story it narrates. Why not? Watch the following video about the author Anne Fine and write a short biography about her.
Number the sentences in the order they happen in the story. Daniel called Miranda about the job, pretending to be different callers. Miranda gave Madame Doubtfire the job and Daniel saw his kids every day. Miranda wrote an advert for a home help. Daniel changed the phone number on the advert for the home help. Miranda realised the truth about Madame Doubtfire. Daniel wanted to spend more time with his children. Complete the following sentences about the story.
Madame Doubtfire decided it was better to take Natty shopping at the ……………………. The children arrived home early one day, because there was a ………………………………. On the day of the art group meeting, Daniel and Miranda had a terrible ………………….. Answer the questions about the story. Why was Miranda impressed with Madame Doubtfire during their first phone conversation?
How did Miranda discover the truth about Madame Doubtfire? Why did Daniel want to stop being Madame Doubtfire? How did Daniel and Miranda solve their problems? Choose the correct answer. Miranda was impressed because Madame Doubtfire a. Daniel disappeared for a long time.
Daniel and Miranda wanted to keep the kittens. Daniel found homes for his kittens. When Daniel and Miranda were married, a. Daniel did all the housework. Daniel always behaved responsibly.
At the end of the story, Daniel a. What do the children like and dislike about their visits with their father? Write at least 50 words 7. Write at least 50 words 8. Write at least 50 words 9. Robin Williams. He was the famous actor that starred the film Mrs. Doubtfire based on the book by Anne Fine. He saddly died in Watch the following to videos and do some research to know more about him and write a short biography. Include information from the videos. Study the glossary and try to use the words in context.
It was adapted to the big screen in with the same title and starred by Robin Williams. Here you can have a look at the trailer. Try to link the topic with the book and the story it narrates. Why not? Watch the following video about the author Anne Fine and write a short biography about her. Number the sentences in the order they happen in the story. Daniel called Miranda about the job, pretending to be different callers.
Production of the film was in San Francisco. Various locations in the city were used during filming. Street signs for the intersection near the " Painted Lady " home, Steiner, and Broadway, were visible onscreen. The makeup for Mrs. Euphegenia Doubtfire, and on one occasion, visiting a sex shop to buy a large dildo and other toys. This resulted in cinemas requesting their local authorities to override the decision of the British Board of Film Classification , after having to turn down disappointed families.