History Film / Madeline

25th Dec '16 1:06:12 PM kataangluvr
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* MamaBear: Miss Clavel goes through so much to save Madeline in the climax.


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* ParentalSubstitute: Miss Clavel is the closest thing to a mother for Madeline.
10th Dec '16 1:21:06 PM Pamina
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* AdaptationPersonalityChange: Compared to the [=DiC=] animated series, Madeline is mainly a JerkWithAHeartOfGold in the film. Ms. Clavel becomes a BadassTeacher (and [[BadassDriver driver]]) in the third act. Hélène is changed from a timid cook to TheLadette.

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* AdaptationPersonalityChange: Compared to the [=DiC=] animated series, series. Madeline is mainly a JerkWithAHeartOfGold in the film.more abrasive, bordering on JerkWithAHeartOfGold, as opposed to her more sweetly spunky cartoon characterization. Ms. Clavel becomes a BadassTeacher (and [[BadassDriver driver]]) in the third act. Hélène (originally Mrs. Murphy) is changed from a timid cook to TheLadette.TheLadette, and instead of all the girls being the best of friends, one of them, Vicki, is an {{Alpha Bitch}}. Since the original books are fairly thin in characterization, it makes sense that different adaptations should take the characters in different directions



%%* BadassTeacher: Miss Clavel.

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%%* * BadassTeacher: Miss Clavel.Clavel eventually proves to be this.



%%* HeartwarmingOrphan: Madeline.

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%%* * HeartwarmingOrphan: Madeline.Madeline is one in this adaptation.



%%* {{Meganekko}}: Chantel

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%%* * {{Meganekko}}: Chantel
6th Aug '16 3:24:31 AM N8han11
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* AdaptationHeroism: Pepito is changed from an animal abuser in the books and [=DiC=] series to a BadassBiker, and is less cruel to the girls.

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* AdaptationHeroism: AdaptationalHeroism: Pepito is changed from an animal abuser in the books and [=DiC=] series to a BadassBiker, and is less cruel to the girls.
6th Jul '16 11:40:37 PM MysteriousZorua1994
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* AdaptationHeroism: Pepito is changed from an animal abuser in the books and [=DiC=] series to a BadassBiker, and is less cruel to the girls.
* AdaptationNameChange: In this continuity, Lord Cucuface is renamed Lord Covington. He is called "Cucuface" by Madeline as a MaliciousMisnaming, though. Mrs. Murphy's first name is Hélène here, too.
* AdaptationPersonalityChange: Compared to the [=DiC=] animated series, Madeline is mainly a JerkWithAHeartOfGold in the film. Ms. Clavel becomes a BadassTeacher (and [[BadassDriver driver]]) in the third act. Hélène is changed from a timid cook to TheLadette.



* BadassBiker: Pepito, [[spoiler: especially during the climax]].
* BadassTeacher: Miss Clavel.

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* BadassBiker: Pepito, [[spoiler: especially during the climax]].
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climax.
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BadassTeacher: Miss Clavel.



* BewareTheNiceOnes: Madeline [[note]]She's actually not as nice as her [=DiC=] counterpant, though[[/note]]. Don't frighten her friends or feed baby mice to a snake, or you'll have a young girl try to gut you down.
* BigBad: [[spoiler: Leopold]].
* BreakTheHaughty: Madeline does this to [[spoiler: Lord Covington]] at the end.

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* BewareTheNiceOnes: Madeline [[note]]She's actually not as nice as her [=DiC=] counterpant, though[[/note]].Madeline. Don't frighten her friends or feed baby mice to a snake, or you'll have a young girl try to gut you down.
* %%* BigBad: [[spoiler: Leopold]].
Leopold.
* BreakTheHaughty: Madeline does this to [[spoiler: Lord Covington]] Covington at the end.



** 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.
* ChekhovsSkill: Pepito's ability to drive motercycles [[spoiler: is what saved him and Madeline from Leopold]].
* ConvenientlyPlacedSharpThing: [[spoiler: Madeline manages to use some circus knives to free herself and Pepito]].
* CoolBike: Pepito's Vespa
* DarkerAndEdgier: The [=DiC=] animated series (with the exception of ''Lost in Paris'') is tame compare to the film when it comes to adaptions. It helps that the film contains frightening scenes, a character dying early on, child kidnapping and [[{{ArsonMurderAndJaywalking}} the use of the word "damn"]], while the [=DiC=] version mostly contains songs.
* 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.

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** Also, there is Helen's Hélène's foul-smelling cheese, the solid oak door, and [[spoiler: [[ChekhovsGunman Pepito]]]], Pepito]], which were later used as part of Madeline's ploy to turn off potential ambassadors.
* ChekhovsSkill: Pepito's ability to drive motercycles [[spoiler: is [[spoiler:is what saved him and Madeline from Leopold]].
* ConvenientlyPlacedSharpThing: [[spoiler: The Idiots leave their knives inside the truck, and Madeline manages to use some circus knives to free herself spots them, allowing her and Pepito]].
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Pepito to cut themselves free.
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CoolBike: Pepito's Vespa
* DarkerAndEdgier: The [=DiC=] animated series (with the exception of ''Lost in Paris'') is tame compare to the film when it comes to adaptions. It helps that the film contains frightening scenes, a character dying of illness early on, child kidnapping and [[{{ArsonMurderAndJaywalking}} [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking the use of the word "damn"]], while the [=DiC=] version mostly contains songs.
"damn"]].
* 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. [[WouldHitAGirl The other two have no such qualms, however.however]].



-->'''Helen:''' I once fell in love with a carnival man. He broke my heart, you know. And he had a beautiful tattoo down...
-->'''Miss Clavel:''' Helen, please!
* GoodIsNotSoft: Madeline. She actually attacks Pepito when he attempts to feed a baby mouse to a snake. [[spoiler: She later confronts Leopold after seeing him kidnap Pepito, [[{{FauxActionGirl}} but finds herself captured as well]]]].

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-->'''Helen:''' -->'''Hélène:''' I once fell in love with a carnival man. He broke my heart, you know. And he had a beautiful tattoo down...
-->'''Miss Clavel:''' Helen, Hélène, please!
* GoodIsNotSoft: Madeline. She actually attacks Pepito when he attempts to feed a baby mouse to a snake. [[spoiler: She [[spoiler:She later confronts Leopold after seeing him kidnap Pepito, [[{{FauxActionGirl}} [[FauxActionGirl but finds herself captured as well]]]].



* HateAtFirstSight: Madeline to Pepito, despite him helping her catch her hat after it's blown off. Her hatred is sealed later that night after he [[spoiler: frightens the whole class in a demon costume]].
* HeartwarmingOrphan: Madeline.
* [[LikeASonToMe Like A Daughter To Me]]: Miss Clavel for Madeline. Since Madeline is an orphan, Miss Clavel is the closest thing to a mother she has.

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* HateAtFirstSight: Madeline to Pepito, despite him helping her catch her hat after it's blown off. Her hatred is sealed later that night after he [[spoiler: frightens [[spoiler:frightens the whole class in a demon costume]].
* %%* HeartwarmingOrphan: Madeline.
* [[LikeASonToMe Like A Daughter To Me]]: LikeASonToMe: Or daughter in this case: Miss Clavel for Madeline. Since Madeline is an orphan, Miss Clavel is the closest thing to a mother she has.



* MeaningfulEcho: "I can do anything." Madeline first says this just before undergoing surgery at the begining of the film (having been taught those four words by Miss Clavel). [[spoiler: She later recalls those words when captured with Pepito near the end of the film, which ultimately leads to them escaping]].
* {{Meganekko}}: Chantel

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* MeaningfulEcho: "I can do anything." Madeline first says this just before undergoing surgery at the begining of the film (having been taught those four words by Miss Clavel). [[spoiler: She [[spoiler:She later recalls those words when captured with Pepito near the end of the film, which ultimately leads to them escaping]].
* %%* {{Meganekko}}: Chantel



* ShipTease: Quite a few between Madeline and Pepito. [[spoiler: When Leopold kidnaps them near the end of the film, a police officer wants to believe that they eloped]].
* SurroundedByIdiots: Leopold's [[spoiler: henchman]]. It helps that they are circus clowns called the Idiots.

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* ShipTease: Quite a few between Madeline and Pepito. [[spoiler: When Leopold kidnaps them near the end of the film, a police officer wants to believe that they eloped]].
ran away together out of love.
* SurroundedByIdiots: Leopold's [[spoiler: henchman]].henchman. It helps that they are circus clowns called the Idiots.



* 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]].
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: [[spoiler:One of the Idiots is left behind when Leopold and the other two chase after Madeline and Pepito in the stolen motorcycle. We don't know if he got arrested or what happened to him.]]

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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]].
house.
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: [[spoiler:One One of the Idiots is left behind when Leopold and the other two chase after Madeline and Pepito in the stolen motorcycle. We don't know if he got arrested or what happened to him.]]
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.
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