Welcome to the Dollhouse

Plot – The 11-years-old Dawn Wiener is the second-born of a Jewish family. She attends a normal school in a small town in New Jersey. Although she struggles to be understood,Dawn tries to have an open mind and to live cheerfully,while trying to overcome an apparently never-ending puberty. Dawn is ugly,she wears thick glasses and terrible clothes. Her parents prefer Missy,who is always flawless in her cute pink dress. Dawn’s only friend is the thug Brandon,who constantly threatens to “rape” her but,after all,he is not so bad.

Movie Info

Title Welcome to the Dollhouse

Year 1995

Director Todd Solondz

GenreDrama, Comedy

Top 5 Quotes of “Welcome to the Dollhouse” Movie

“- Dawn Weiner: I don’t want to go to Disney World.
– Mark Weiner: Don’t be stupid. If nothing else, it’ll look good on your college résumé.”

Heather Matarazzo – Dawn Wiener
Matthew Faber – Mark Wiener

“All of junior high school sucks. High school’s better, it’s closer to college. They’ll call you names, but not as much to your face.”

Matthew Faber – Mark Wiener

“- Dawn Weiner: Do you think about girls?
– Mark Weiner: Are you kidding? I want to get into a good school.”

Heather Matarazzo – Dawn Wiener
Matthew Faber – Mark Wiener

“You think you’re hot shit, but you’re really just cold diarrhea.”

Dimitri DeFresco – Ralphy

“- Dawn Weiner: Why do you hate me?
– Lolita: Because you’re ugly.”

Heather Matarazzo – Dawn Wiener
Victoria Davis – Lolita