Love does not stand still with this Mannequin quiz!


By: J.P. Naomi

6 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Think you could fall in love with a mannequin? Now what if she comes to life!? Take this quiz to remember all of your favorite moments from this '80s classic... "Mannequin"!

In which year was the premiere of "Mannequin"?

"Mannequin" was released on February 13, 1987. It brought in more than $42 million at the box office and ran for 90 minutes!


The lead male character's name is Jonathan _______.

"Mannequin" is a romantic, comedy, fantasy film. It was directed by Michael Gottlieb and produced by Art Levinson and Edward Rugoff.


Which famous actor plays the role of Jonathan Switcher?

Andrew McCarthy was born on November 29, 1962. He is known for his roles in a number of '80s films, including "St. Elmo's Fire," "Pretty in Pink" and "Weekend at Bernie's."


In which American city does "Mannequin" take place?

"Mannequin" had three filming locations, all of which were in Pennsylvania. The department store scenes were filmed at Wanamaker's department store at 1313 Chestnut Street in Philly.


The film opens with a scene from ancient...

In Ancient Egypt, we see a daughter arguing with her mother because she does not want to proceed with her arranged marriage. How ever will she get out of this one? Pray to the gods, of course!


Ema Hesire is also known as ________.

Emmy's mother is portrayed by actress Phyllis Newman. Newman was known for her roles in "The Match Game" in 1962 and "One Life to Live" in 1968, to name a few.


Which famous actress plays the role of Emmy?

Kim Cattrall was born Kim Victoria Cattrall on August 21, 1956. She is best known for her role as Samantha Jones on "Sex and the City."


What kind of car does Jonathan drive?

Throughout the film, Jonathan is seen riding his motorcycle to and from work. Even in a rain storm we see him on the motorcycle!


Jonathan is an aspiring ________.

In the beginning of the film, we see Jonathan working in a mannequin factory. According to his boss, he needs to focus more on quantity, not quality, and for this reason he is fired.


Feeling dejected, we see Jonathan in a rain storm, standing outside the window display of which department store?

Jonathan stops in the rain and recognizes the mannequin that he had created at the factory. He believes she is the most beautiful thing he has ever created in his life.


Who is Claire Timkin?

In a strange turn of luck, Andrew winds up saving the life of Claire Prince TImkin during a department store mishap. She promptly offers him a job.


Which famous actress plays the role of Claire Timkin, owner of Prince & Company?

Estelle Getty was best known for her role as Sophie Petrillo on "The Golden Girls" from 1985-1992! She passed away in 2008 from Lewy body dementia.


Who is the chief window-dresser at Prince & Company?

Hollywood Montrose is a flamboyant man who loves his work. He is portrayed by actor Meshach Taylor, who passed away in 2014 from cancer.


Who is Jonathan's ex-girlfriend?

Roxie Shield is Jonathan's ex-girlfriend who works at a competitor of Prince & Company. At one point, she tries to convince Jonathan to come work with her instead of Prince & Company!


What is the name of the rival store to Prince & Company?

Illustra is a new and trendy department store. It's booming sales and fancy window displays threaten the future of Prince & Company.


Who is trying to convince Claire to sell Prince & Co. to Illustra?

Richards is the Vice President of Prince & Company. He is secretly being paid by Illustra to convince Claire to sell her store.


Who is B.J. Wert?

B.J. Wert is Roxie's boss and president of Illustra. He is portrayed by actor Steve Vinovich.


When does Emmy come to life?

In fact, if anyone else comes around, Emmy will revert to her mannequin self - often making it appear to others that Jonathan is talking to himself or to a mannequin!


What is the name of the security guard at Prince & Company?

Captain Felix Maxwell is portrayed by actor G. W. Bailey. Felix is the store's night security watch and has a dog by his side.


What is the name of Felix's watch dog?

Rambo is an English Bulldog. He barks a lot, but when it comes to capturing Jonathan, he doesn't exactly perform well!


After firing Mr. Richards, who does Claire promote to Vice President of Prince & Company?

There has been so much success following Jonathan's window display creations. The attraction and sales of Prince & Company have increased and Claire is thrilled.


Who is the only other person who knows about Jonathan's relationship with Emmy?

Hollywood thinks he is nuts, but still appreciates his love for the job! He gives him privacy when Jonathan needs it!


Who comes to steal Emmy from the department store?

They attempt to steal Emmy from the window display but they are unsure of which one she actually is. To that end, they decide to steal all of the mannequins, sending Jonathan into a panic.


What does Hollywood use to block the security guards from chasing after Jonathan?

As Jonathan chases after Roxie to the trash compactor, Hollywood helps stall the security guards because he wants Jonathan to rescue his true love.


As Jonathan rescues Emmy from the trash compactor, what happens?

Emmy comes to life as Jonathan is gripping her arm to rescue her from the trash compactor. This is the first time that she appears as a human in front of any other people!


What happens to Wert, Richards and Felix at the end of the film?

They are arrested for breaking and entering, conspiracy, kidnapping and grand theft! Claire sees to it that they are taken away promptly!


Where do Emmy and Jonathan get married at the end of the film?

Emmy and Jonathan are married in the window at Prince & Company. Finally they can live and breathe in real life together!


Who serves as Jonathan's best man in his wedding ceremony?

Hollywood has an incredibly flashy fashion sense. He is always wearing some form of sunglasses and bright colors!


Who was one of Emmy's bridesmaids?

Estelle Getty also appeared on the television shows "The Golden Palace" and "Empty Nest." She earned an Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in 1988 for her role in "The Golden Girls."


What does Felix give to Richards to conceal himself when stealing the mannequins?

Felix says, "Here, Mr. Richards. You better put some camouflage on, sir." Mr. Richards replies, "I am not going to put shoe polish on my face, thank you."


Who does Roxie sleep with during the film?

Armand is portrayed by actor Christopher Maher. He is not only an actor, but also a chef. He was born in Alexandria, Egypt.


What does B.J. do as he is dragged away in handcuffs at the end of the film?

He fires Roxie, while Emmy and Jonathan walk hand and hand down from the trash compactor belt. Now Roxie can see first-hand how real Emmy is.


What is the name of the Jefferson Starship song which served as the film's title song?

"Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now" reached #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 on April 4, 1987. "Mannequin" received a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Original Song for this tune!


Which famous actor played the role of Vice President Richards of Prince & Company?

James Spader was born on February 7, 1960, in Boston, Massachusetts. He is best known for his roles in "Sex, Lies, and Videotape" in 1989, "Crash" in 1996 and "Secretary" in 2002.


Who did Emmy tell that "the world was round"?

After praying to the gods to escape her arranged marriage, Emmy travels up in time through history to reach present-day Philadelphia. Along the way, she claims, "I told him the world was round and I never saw him again."


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