Mrs. Doubtfire is one of the most beloved family movies in history. It featured a winning combination of humor and heart, while tackling difficult topics like parental separation in a respectful way. It remains one of the most popular Robin Williams movies, a classic of more than one generation. While the film did cause a bit of a stir when it came out, with social critics blaming the movie for “forgiving” divorce, the film was still a hit. In fact, to this day it is considered one of the best films ever to tackle the issue of parental separation.
More importantly, however, it exhibited the humor and talent of its all-star cast and gave us iconic characters and moments that became a part of the pop culture landscape for good. Want to learn some juicy behind the scenes facts about the creation of this 90s classic? Read ahead!