Drew Barrymore’s directorial debut, about a high school teen who’s trying to figure out what to do with her life and finds herself joining a roller derby league.  Pretty good film overall: a couple missteps along the way, but it generally works in the way it was intended to.  Stand outs include Ellen Page as the rookie who joins the league, Marcia Gay Harden and Daniel Stern as her parents (two vastly different people), and Drew Barrymore as one of the derby girls who prefers retaliation more than actually scoring and winning.  Great fun.

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