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Welcome to the Dollhouse (1995)

Welcome to the Dollhouse
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Heather Matarazzo Heather Matarazzo
Dawn Wiener
Christina Vidal Christina Vidal
Cynthia
Siri Howard Siri Howard
Chrissy
Brendan Sexton III Brendan Sexton III
Brandon McCarthy
Telly Pontidis Telly Pontidis
Jed
Herbie Duarte Herbie Duarte
Lance


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4 years, 7 months ago at Mar 4 13:57
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First of all, I didn't really have high hopes for this film, as it's a 'coming of age' film, and I can not stand them types of films, they're usually boring, typical and really stupid. And so I thought this film had a good chance of being the same. In a way I was wrong. It was watchable. I can't say I was fond of the romance parts, but after that was out of the way...it was O.K, I was getting into... read more

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8 years, 1 month ago at Sep 11 7:16
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With the realism of the coming of age teen life themes that the film "Kids" started, Dollhouse seems to continue. This time, the plot is fitted into a "more linear" storyline, with the intent of structuring the movie in an order that makes it more of a digestable film for general audiences, despite some of its sharp edges.
This is a hard-nosed depiction of those who are quietly & easil... read more

A good movie

3 years, 4 months ago at May 24 22:50
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Since this movie had a pretty good reputation (above all Roger Ebert was really enthusiastic about it), I was really eager to check it out. As usual with Todd Solondz, it was a rather realistic dark tale with some pitch black humor and we were far from all the glitter and glamour displayed in your usual Hollywood high-school comedy. And that was definitely the main quality in this movie, the fact ... read more
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Insightful look at an unattractive 7th grader as she struggles to cope with un-attentive parents, snobbish classmates, a smart older brother, an attractive younger sister, and her own insecurities.
Release date: 24 May 1996
UPC: 043396825697
Tags: Black Comedy (9), 1990s (7), Bullying (6), Drama (5), Coming Of Age (5), Independent Film (4), Comedy (4), Outsider (3), Young Girl (3), Usa (3), Threat (3), (3), Dysfunctional Family (3), 1995 (3), Barbie (2), Videotape (2), Dark Comedy (2), Bully (2), Teen Drug Use (2), Satire (2)
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