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Mannequin: On the Move (1991)

 -  Comedy | Fantasy  -  17 May 1991 (USA)
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A young department store intern falls in love with a female store mannequin who is really a peasant girl fallen under a thousand year spell. She comes to life whenever he removes the cursed necklace from her.

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A young department store intern falls in love with a female store mannequin who is really a peasant girl fallen under a thousand year spell. She comes to life whenever he removes the cursed necklace from her.

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A lively comedy about a living doll.

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Comedy | Fantasy

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17 May 1991 (USA)  »

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Mannequin 2: On the Move  »

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$13,000,000 (estimated)

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$3,752,426 (USA)
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Trivia

Mannequin On The Move is the actual title of the film. "Mannequin 2: On The Move" was the poster title that stuck, but the "Mannequin 2" was only to let audiences know that it was a sequel. See more »

Goofs

In the beginning when Jason is looking for parking as he makes the u-turn to park you can see the street blocked off and the people watching the scene being filmed. See more »

Quotes

Mom: Oh my God, he's in love with a... dummy.
[faints]
Hollywood: Wait a minute honey, now I was gonna do that.
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Connections

Follows Mannequin (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

Pick Up The Pieces To My Heart
Performed by Cindy Valentine Leone (as Cindy Valentine)
Produced by Tony Green for TGO Records, Ltd.
Courtesy of Artists Records, Inc.
Words & Music by Cindy Valentine Leone (as Cindy Valentine) & Tony Green
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A surprisingly sweet and funny fairytale - better than the original.
4 August 1999 | by (Haverhill, MA) – See all my reviews

Although not very well received at the box office or by critics, Mannequin Two has, in my opinion, outdone its predecessor, 1987's Mannequin. Its only connection to the original, with the obvious exception of the mannequin storyline, is the hilarious Meschach Taylor, who reprises his role as outrageous sidekick Hollywood Montrose. The story, with its time-travelling characters and medeival sorcery, does require a bit of imagination - it's definitely not realistic fiction, which is what I think possibly destroyed it when it was released. In and of itself it is a sweet and humorous story about a love that transcends the ages, and it would be unfair to compare it to the dull original. William Ragsdale makes the perfect prince, and Kristy Swanson fits quite nicely into the beautiful, innocent peasant girl role. It is a film to be enjoyed by all ages, and whether you're looking for adventure, comedy, or romance, Mannequin Two:On the Move will surely deliver.


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