Mrs. Doubtfire | Chicago Reader

Mrs. Doubtfire


Now that Robin Williams has been emasculated—dangerously schizoid comic turned into nice-guy movie star—it isn't too surprising that a commercial hack like Chris Columbus would use him the way he does in this cutesy 1993 comedy: cutting between Williams trying on different voices rather than holding the camera on him as he lurches between these voices without notice. And it fits that Williams plays a devoted father of three estranged from his wife (Sally Field) who has to disguise himself as an English nanny to see his kids on a daily basis. Harvey Fierstein plays the gay brother who helps design his new look, and Pierce Brosnan is Field's wealthy suitor. Ugh!

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