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Standing Still (II) (2005)

R  |   |  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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17 June 2005 (USA)  »

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A Última Noite de Solteiro  »

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Budget:

$1,700,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

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$12,762 (USA) (21 April 2006)
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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 The Deer Hunter (1978) See more »

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Written by Victor Lobos & Carlos Emmanuel
Performed by Victor Lobos & Carlos Emmanuel
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Great ensemble makes up for an an average story
12 June 2006 | by (Omena, Michigan) – See all my reviews

A group of college kids return four years after graduation for a wedding. It sounds clichéd, and well, it is, but the ensemble is great that I didn't mind too much. It stars 20-something actors including Colin Hanks, Ethan Embry, Adam Garcia, Amy Adams, Mena Suvari, James Van Der Beek, and Jon Abrahams. Xander Berkeley is also in it for a little bit. The film has a bunch of familiar story lines with all of the different characters, but the actors do a good job of performing it. I would have liked it more if it stayed strictly comedy though, there were some parts where it tried to go to drama and it just felt a little out of place.

But anyway, it was a nice film, I'm sure the average college kid will enjoy it. And with so many characters, the director did a good job of not making the film too crowded and unorganized.


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