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Standing Still (II) (2005)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  17 June 2005 (USA)
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Standing Still is the story of a popular yet drunken actor who reconnects with a group of his college friends for a wedding several years after graduation.

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Franklin Brauner
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Jonathan
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Donovan
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Michael
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Jennifer
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Quentin
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Samantha
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Rich
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Sarah
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Prostitute / Cop (as Nikki Schieler Ziering)
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Storyline

Michael and Elise are about to get married. Their high school and college friends gather together for the wedding and resolve some issues. Lana is in therapy and when Elise's ex shows up from London she begins to realize what has been troubling her all these years. Involves a lot of drunkenness and some drug use. Written by kwedgwood@hotmail.com

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Sometimes it's hard moving forward without first looking back. See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for sexuality, nudity, language and some drug use | See all certifications »
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$1,700,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$12,762 (USA) (21 April 2006)

Gross:

$12,762 (USA) (21 April 2006)
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Quotes

Franklin Brauner: Hello, I'm Franklin Brauner, I don't think we've met. My dick is so big it won't fit into a tennis ball can.
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The credits are accompanied by still photos from the wedding. See more »

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References Good Will Hunting (1997) See more »

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Tempted
Written by Chris Difford, Glenn Tilbrook
Performed by Squeeze
Courtesy of A&M Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Very Impressed With This Little Film
27 March 2006 | by (Las Vegas) – See all my reviews

Saw this at a film festival in Vegas last year. You've seen the story before, but this ensemble cast does it better than most. From the opening scene, these characters are believable, funny, and very entertaining. I was only familiar with Mena Suvari & James Van Der Beek, but it's the "unknowns" who steal the show (especially Colin Hanks & Jon Abrahams). These guys are good enough to make you forget you're watching a low budget movie. My only gripe is with a dramatic scene at the end which fell a little flat, otherwise a great way to spend 90 minutes. It also doesn't hurt that Lauren German is VERY easy on the eyes. One of my favorite movies of 2005.


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