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Monday, January 4 2010

The Guilty Pleasure Films of 2009

Someone, the same old suspects show up on this list - cheesy horror films, goofy gross out comedies, and the occasional certified WTF title. Lucky for us, 2009 was no different when it came to culpable schlock.


Reviews

Friday, October 2 2009

Whip It

What Whip It does make clear is that all girls are expected to perform, whether expectations are embodied by parents or audiences.


Thursday, April 16 2009

Irreconcilable Differences:The Lost Collection

As part of The Lost Collection (“the best movies you totally forgot about”),this one is worth remembering.


Blogs

Friday, October 2 2009

'Whip It' is a Wonderful Grrrl Power Gem

When push comes to shove, films should strive to do one thing - entertain. They should avoid polemics and high minded meaning to offer the


Thursday, October 1 2009

'Whip It' Makes Roller Derby Equal Female Empowerment

Well-known actress Drew Barrymore makes her directorial debut with Whip It, the story of a Texas teenage girl Bliss (Ellen Page) who decides to rebel


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