Whip It

Whip It

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Our best guess for you: 3.5 stars

Average of 978 ratings: 3.5 Stars

2009 M Contains offensive language and sexual references.

Escaping her smothering mother's (Marcia Gay Harden) beauty pageant plans for her, small-town Texas teen Bliss (Ellen Page) joins an all-girl roller derby team in Austin and begins living a thrilling double life as Babe Ruthless -- a life that might catch up with her. Drew Barrymore makes her directorial debut and plays fellow teammate Smashley Simpson in this smart coming-of-age tale.

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106 minutes

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2.35:1 Widescreen 16x9 Enhanced
English for the hearing impaired
English Dolby Digital 5.1 & 2.0; English Audio Description

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4 by alioo

Great fun movie. Never knew roller derby was so much fun and so tough. Well worth a watch.

3.5 by Hurtle1968

Quite a good movie, something to watch on a cold wet night, probably suit teenagers more than adults.

3 by Kalm

An enjoyable film with an original story line. Very strong female characters. I found it absorbing and enjoyable, although there were some slow patches. Well worth a look. Ellen Page is great as usual.

3 by sparklemotion

an enjoyable watch all the way through, which I intitally thought would have been exaggerated into a teen-dream or glorified sport flick, but which remains a humourous look at the eternal struggle of... Read more

4 by chickletducks

Good chic flick with a streak of violence :) Good date movie!!

2 by J&T

another bad one. man i hate ellen page. such a pretentious brat. soooo alternative, i hate that line from juno, hamburger phone etc. this actor already exists in many forms from the 90's we really... Read more

3 by RayRabbit

great film loved all the cast all the part were awesome - well done - story was ok a bit opredictable in parts - worth a watch though well done drew .

3.5 by suzy

Great movie with a good story line. Never a dull moment. Not what I expected but really enjoyed. Surprised there were not more injuries with the speed and contact in skating Roller Derby

3 by OrangePeko

Rather facile female competition film, great action and reasonably well done if predictable.

3.5 by Stefback

well done Drew, made me want to roller derby myself.