'Mrs. Doubtfire' Behind-The-Seams Special Edition Released
Starring the unparalleled Robin Williams in his hysterical cross-dressing, Golden Globe®-winning performance as the lovable British nanny, Mrs. Doubtfire became an instant blockbuster grossing over $440 million worldwide.
Directed by Chris Columbus (Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Home Alone) and co-starring Sally Field ("Brothers & Sisters," Forrest Gump) and Pierce Brosnan (The Matador, After The Sunset), Mrs. Doubtfire garnered multiple honors including an American Comedy Award® (Funniest Actor in Motion Picture), MTV Movie Award® (Best Comedic Performance), People's Choice Award® (Favorite Comedy Motion Picture) and an Academy Award® (Best Makeup).
The Mrs. Doubtfire Behind-The-Seams Special Edition DVD has plenty of surprises hidden under its skirt highlighted by hours of never-before-seen material including all-new on-camera interviews with funnyman Robin Williams; outrageous deleted scenes; numerous "on-the-set" featurettes chronicling the production process from casting to costumes and make-up tests; alternate takes showcasing Williams' remarkable improvisation talents; a conversation with legendary animator Chuck Jones who designed the film's credit sequences; an original 1993 featurette about the making of the film; trailers, TV spots and much more. As an added bonus for mom's, the Mrs. Doubtfire Behind-The-Seams Special Edition DVD will also include a Movie Money coupon good for one free admission (up to $7.50) to Horton Hears A Who - debuting in theaters on March 14, 2008.
Daniel Hillard (Williams) is no ordinary father, so when he learns his ex-wife (Field) 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 nanny 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.
The two-disc Mrs. Doubtfire Behind-The-Seams Special Edition DVD is offered in widescreen (2.35:1) and in English 5.1 Dolby Surround, as well as Spanish and French Dolby Surround, with English and Spanish subtitles. Additional bonus features include:
- Deleted And Extended Scenes
- Alternate Scenes
- "From Man to Mrs.: The Evolution of Mrs. Doubtfire" featurette
- "Aging Gracefully: A Look Back at Mrs. Doubtfire" featurette
- Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Still Photo Gallery
- "A Conversation with Legendary Animator Chuck Jones" featurette
- Original Pencil Test
- Final Animation Sequence With Alternate Backgrounds
- Makeup Application with key make-up artist Ve Neill
- Makeup Photo Gallery
- Five Makeup Tests
Stage A (Improv)
- "The Improvisation of Mrs. Doubtfire" - Seven Scenes
- Original Featurette (1993)
- "Meet Mrs. Doubtfire" - Robin Williams Interview
- Theatrical Trailers
- TV Spots
- Theatrical Posters Photo Gallery
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