Whip it (2009) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. I can’t believe this movie was full of hot roller derby women but ellen page’s main love interest was a greasy little shit who looked like a malnourished giraffe.
Barrymore had never put on skates before shooting the movie, spending a month alongside castmates learning the ropes in a roller derby boot camp.
Roller derby movie with drew barrymore. The film stars ellen page, kristen wiig, drew barrymore, juliette lewis, jimmy fallon, and alia shawkat and it’s a coming of age story set against the world of roller derby. Drew barrymore dishes on whip it updated: With ellen page, drew barrymore, kristen wiig, sarah habel.
Drew barrymore chose a real balancing act for her directing debut. The roller derby scenes are exciting and hilarious, and it's one of the only sports movies where i actually care about the character who is trying to win. The film also stars barrymore, alia shawkat, marcia gay harden.
See more ideas about whip it movie, roller derby, whips. Starring the absolutely brilliant ellen page, drew barrymore, and kristen wiig, this movie surrounds a group of misfits who try to find their path through a roller derby league. Phil would be calling for an.
September 30, 2009, 10:17 pm et. This is a rare movie that succeeds as a comedy, as a drama, and as a sports movie. Review by madison 🎭 ★★★½.
Drew barrymore has pretty much been an official arbiter of cool since birth, so it makes sense that her directorial debut, whip it, followed suite.the film stars juno's ellen page as bliss, a rebellious teenager who decides to ditch the easy path and immerse herself in the rough and tumble world of competitive roller derby. “i like movies about girls who are capable.” A movie about roller derby directed by bi drew barrymore starring gay ellen page and bi.
In fact, it centers around a roller derby in texas. The first ten to fifteen minutes of the movie are a bit slow, but once it gets going it's a fun ride. Drew barrymore, above left, and kristen wiig in “whip it,” which also stars ellen page, below.
Sarah habel, shannon eagen, edward austin kelly, ellen page, kristen wiig, drew barrymoregenre: The directorial debut of drew barrymore, stars ellen page (juno) as bliss, a rebellious texas teen who throws in her small town beauty pageant crown for the rowdy world of roller derby. See more ideas about derby, roller derby, roller girl.
Forging friendships and breaking bones, she goes forth in this new and. To promote her directorial debut whip it, inspired by the true story of a texan roller derby league. Drew barrymore dishes to page 2 about her new roller derby movie, whip it. commentary.
But anyways whip it (2009) > whiplash (2014) fight me. I'm more of a fan of the old school roller derby of the 70's when joanie weston of the bay bombers ruled the track. This movie is actually incredible, with humor, drama, and completely dynamic and intriguing characters.
Drew barrymore has admitted that she had no idea how brutal the sport of roller derby could be.