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PG-13| 1 hr. 51 min.

Plot Summary
Bliss Cavendar (Ellen Page) lives in small-town Texas and yearns to break free of her mother's (Marcia Gay Harden) world of beauty pageants and conformity. She sees her chance when she meets the Hurl Scouts, a roller-derby team; she tries out for the team and wins a slot, lying to her parents about her new hobby. Bliss finds friendship and freedom with her teammates, but a conflict between a championship game and the Bluebonnet beauty pageant threatens to spill her secret.

Cast: Ellen Page , Marcia Gay Harden , Kristen Wiig , Drew Barrymore , Juliette Lewis , Daniel Stern , Landon Pigg , Alia Shawkat

Director: Drew Barrymore

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Fox

Whip It (2009)

Release Date: October 2nd, 2009|1 hr. 51 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 30 )
  • 63
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    At moments, especially in the conflicted intimacy between Marcia Gay Harden and Daniel Stern as Bliss' parents, Barrymore shows real directing chops. But in Whip It she's painting inside the box. show more

  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    For all the hip checks and bloody noses, it doesn't have a mean bone in its body. show more

  • 50
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    To paraphrase Devo: Whip It, not so good. show more

  • August 22, 2011 Ann
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    Pne of my fav B movies!!!

  • July 02, 2011 xw00000000094425
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    Every father and daughter must see this together, good movie see it you,ll love it

  • December 29, 2010 Weston
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