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Never Stand Still (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $63,811Details
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Legendary dancers and choreographers Merce Cunningham, Paul Taylor, Suzanne Farrell, Mark Morris, Judith Jamison and Bill Irwin appear alongside new innovators to reveal the passion, discipline, and daring of the world of dance in /Never Stand Still/. Filmed at the iconic Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, this thrilling documentary features amazing performances by world-renowned dancers interwoven with intimate interviews, behind-the-scenes insights, and rare archival footage. Founded in the 1930s by visionary dance pioneer Ted Shawn on a farm in the Berkshires, today the Pillow is an idyllic mecca for artists and audiences from around the world, a place where dance in all its forms - from ballet to jazz to contemporary - is studied, created, performed and celebrated.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 18th, 2012 (Limited) by First Run Features
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 74 minutes
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Keywords: Dancing, Performing Arts, Voiceover/Narration
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,824 $6,062 Jul 6, 2012 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,211 $1,175 Jun 29, 2012 45
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,333 $231 Jun 8, 2012 24
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 10,129 $772 May 25, 2012 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11,506 $1,951 May 18, 2012 3


Bill T. Jones    Narrator

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Ron Honsa
Screenwriter    Ron Honsa
Cinematographer    Jimmy O'Donnell
Cinematographer    Etienne Sauret
Editor    Charles Yurick
Executive Producer    Ella Baff
Sound Mixer    Jason Gillet
Sound Mixer    Chip Hogg
Production Manager    Peter Hastorf
Production Manager    Sean M. Stack

Per Theater Chart: Nothing Left to Avenge

May 23rd, 2012

The Avengers was the only film to reach the $10,000 mark on the per theater chart earning an average of $13,096. Elena probably would have earned a spot in the $10,000 club had it not opened on Wednesday. It earned $9,035 in one theater over the weekend, but $13,240 over its five-day opening. More...

Guiding Limited Releases

May 18th, 2012

It could be a bad week for limited releases. There are a number of films that are opening this week that earned more buzz than most limited releases earn, but almost all of them have really bad reviews. The one I'm most interested in is Indie Game: The Movie, which is currently earning 100% positive reviews, but I'm not sure there are enough fans of Indie games to support the film in theaters. Likewise, Polisse and Quill: Life of a Guide Dog are earning great reviews, but foreign language films rarely expand wide enough to earn some measure of mainstream success. Maybe one of them will prove to be the exception. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/05/18 87 $1,951   1 $1,951   $1,951 3
2012/05/25 72 $772 -60% 1 $772   $4,152 10
2012/06/08 109 $231   1 $231   $5,123 24
2012/06/29 84 $1,175   1 $1,175   $63,811 45
2012/07/06 60 $6,062 +416% 2 $3,031   $13,685 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/05/18 71 $3,380   1 $3,380   $3,380 7
2012/05/25 72 $1,512 -55% 1 $1,512   $4,892 14
2012/06/08 113 $314   1 $314   $5,206 28
2012/06/29 84 $2,417   1 $2,417   $7,623 49
2012/07/06 64 $6,649 +175% 2 $3,325   $14,272 56

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