Starring: Ellen Page, Marcia Gay Harden, Kristen Wiig, Juliette Lewis, Eve, Jimmy Fallon, Daniel Stern and Drew Barrymore
Story: A rebellious Texas teen trades in her small town beauty pageant crown for the rowdy world of roller derby. (Fox Searchlight)
Bottom Line: I’m secure enough in my masculinity to recommend a solid, you-go-girl mentality movie and say that above the heart and muscle on display here – there’s almost too much at times – this unassuming movie just flat out entertains. WHIP IT! isn’t great – but WHIP IT! good!