History Film / Madeline

19th Nov '15 9:51:13 AM dsneybuf
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* FeetFirstIntroduction: The viewers first see Madeline as she searches for her hat. The camera focuses on her shoes, then reveals her face once she finds her hat underneath some furniture.



* [[LikeASonToMe Like A Daughter To Me]]: Miss Clavel for Madeline. Since Madeline is an orphan, Miss Clevel is the closest thing to a mother she has.

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* [[LikeASonToMe Like A Daughter To Me]]: Miss Clavel for Madeline. Since Madeline is an orphan, Miss Clevel Clavel is the closest thing to a mother she has.has.
* LiteralMinded: Upon hearing a classmate exclaim, "Madeline's burning up[[note]]feeling feverish[[/note]], Miss Clavel!" Chantal offers to call the fire department.
18th Nov '15 10:42:18 AM dsneybuf
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The film adaption of the [[{{Literature/Madeline}} famous book series]] by Ludwig Bemelmans. Released in 1998, and is [[{{AlternateContinuity}} completely unrelated to the DIC series]].

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The 1998 film adaption of the [[{{Literature/Madeline}} famous ''{{Literature/Madeline}}'' book series]] series by Ludwig Bemelmans. Released in 1998, and is [[{{AlternateContinuity}} completely unrelated to the DIC series]].
Bemelmans.
18th Nov '15 6:21:34 AM RAMChYLD
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* {{Meganekko}}: Chantel
18th Nov '15 6:20:48 AM RAMChYLD
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* NamedByTheAdaptation: Aggie, Vicki, Chantal, Lolo, Serena, Beatrice, Lucinda, and Marie Odile
27th Sep '15 6:20:40 AM TresAmusant
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* EvenEvilHasStandards: One of the Idiots, despite having taken part in the kidnapping of children, draws the line at driving into a nun. He even crosses himself when he first sees her. The other two have no such qualms, however.
11th Mar '15 4:43:06 PM dsneybuf
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* TheFifties: Set in 1957 rather than 1939 for [[{{WorldWarII}} obvious reasons]].

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* TheFifties: Set in 1957 rather than 1939 for [[{{WorldWarII}} obvious reasons]].to avoid references to UsefulNotes/{{World War II}}.


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* TheEnd: Written in French, "Fin", at the end of the movie.
11th Mar '15 4:39:21 PM dsneybuf
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* ArtisticTitle: The opening credits feature ClipArtAnimation of the front covers of the first three books, capped off with a dissolve from a drawing of the school to a live-action establishing shot of the building.
26th Jun '14 9:51:35 PM MysteriousZorua1994
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** Madeline and Genevieve get this when Lord Covington gives an ambassador couple a tour of the house, and hide in the kitchen. They nearly get caught... until the ambassador mentions that "kitchens are his staff's business".

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** Madeline and Genevieve get this when Lord Covington gives an ambassador couple a tour of the house, and hide in the kitchen. They nearly get Then Covington takes the couple to the kitchen, guaranteeing that they will be caught... until the ambassador mentions that "kitchens are his staff's business".business", causing them to not enter.
11th Jun '14 12:38:10 PM MysteriousZorua1994
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** Also, there is Helen's foul-smelling cheese, the solid oak door, and [[spoiler: [[ChekhovsGunman Pepito]]]], which were later used as part of Madeline's ploy to turn off potential ambassadors.



* GettingCrapPassTheRadar

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* GettingCrapPassTheRadarGettingCrapPastTheRadar


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* TheyDontMakeThemLikeTheyUsedTo: The solid oak door in the Old House, which Lord Covington seems to be quite proud of. [[spoiler: The door was later unhinged during the Indian Ambassador's tour of the house]].
8th Jun '14 1:23:19 PM MysteriousZorua1994
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* GettingCrapPassedTheRadar

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