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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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Life never seemed so good. See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexuality, nudity, language and some drug use | See all certifications »
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17 June 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Última Noite de Solteiro  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$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 »

Connections

References The Deer Hunter (1978) See more »

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Honor and Harmony
Written by Garrett Dutton
Performed by G. Love & Special Sauce
Courtesy of Epic Records by
arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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Great cast and interesting story
18 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is great movie with an awesome young cast. There are many good looking, talented, young actors, and they don't disappoint. Amy Adams and Mena Suvari are both excellent. I thought the entire cast was believable and had excellent chemistry. This movie reminded me of The Big Chill, (which I also loved), with an ensemble cast who get together years after college for a wedding. There are many interesting situations, and it is entertaining to see how the characters handle these situations. There are a few surprises, some very funny moments, and drama. It would be easy to over direct a movie like this, but that didn't happen. As a viewer, I was completely engrossed, and couldn't wait to see would develop next. The script always kept moving, and there never was a dull moment. I think this will be a big hit in the theaters.


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