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Robin Williams played a dad so dedicated, he cross-dressed to spend time with his kids, in the 1993 movie "Mrs. Doubtfire."

Favorite TV and movie moms

Here are some of the most notable television and movie moms.

Natasha Richardson on "The Parent Trap"

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Movie: "The Parent Trap"
Mom: Elizabeth James
Children: Hallie and Annie
Hallie Parker (Lindsay Lohan) returns from summer camp a "new girl", pretending to be her twin Annie, in a plot to meet her mom Elizabeth James played by the late Natasha Richardson.

Holly Hunter on "The Incredibles"

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Movie: "The Incredibles"
Mom: Helen Parr / Elastigirl
Children: Violet, Dash and Jack Jack
Helen Parr (Holly Hunter), aka Elastigirl can stretch any part of her body up to 100 feet and can be 1 mm thin. She can also reshape her body in a variety of ways. She is a dedicated spouse and mother.

Sandra Bullock on "The Blind Side"

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Movie: "The Blind Side"
Mom: Leigh Anne Tuohy
Children: Collins, S.J. and Michael
Leigh Anne Tuohy (Sandra Bullock) and her family welcome a young black man into their home when they realize he is homeless.



Tichina Arnold on "Everybody Hates Chris"


Show: "Everybody Hates Chris"
Mom: Rochelle Rock
Children: Chris, Drew and Tania
The kids have their hands full with their mom Rochelle (Tichina Arnold) and her eccentric hairdos.

Roseanne Barr on "Roseanne"

TV Show:
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TV Show: "Roseanne"
Mom: Roseanne Conner
Children: Becky, Darlene and D.J.
The low-class, potty-mouthed Roseanne (Roseanne Barr) loved her family.

Esther Rolle on "Good Times"

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Show: "Good Times"
Mom: Florida Evans
Children: James Jr., Thelma and Michael
Raising a family in the projects in Chicago wasn't easy but somehow Florida (Esther Rolle) always made due.

Phylicia Rashad on "The Cosby Show"

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Show: "The Cosby Show"
Mom: Clair Huxtable
Children: Sandra, Denise, Theo, Vanessa and Rudy
Clair (Phylicia Rashad) kept the household in check, including her husband, Cliff.

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