Whip It (2009)

Starring: Ellen Page, Kristin Wiig, Drew Barrymore, Marcia Gay Harden, Juliette Lewis, Jimmy Fallon, Zoe Bell Directed by: Drew Barrymore PG-13. 111 mins Yes, there are the typical coming-of-age cliches but with Barrymore at the wheel and a hip cast there’s no denying that this part roller-derby part coming-of-age film is witty and full of…

Grey Gardens (2009)

Starring: Drew Barrymore, Jessica Lange, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Daniel Baldwin, Ken Howard, Malcolm Gets Directed by: Michael Sucsy UR. 105 mins. Barrymore and Lange star in this drama based on the lives of Big and Little Edie Beales, the eccentric relatives of Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis. This is a real life riches-to-rags story that is beautiful and heartbreaking…

50 First Dates (2004)

Starring: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Rob Schneider, Sean Astin, Lusia Strus, Dan Aykroyd Directed by: Peter Segal PG-13. 99 mins Stupid, gross, and terribly offensive – the only fun to be had is watching the chemistry between the two leads. 50 First Dates is the tale of veterinarian-by-day and playboy-by-night, Henry Roth (Sandler). One day,…

Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle (2003)

Starring: Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu, Demi Moore, Bernie Mac, Justin Theroux Directed by: McG PG-13. 105mins. Not as slick as the first, Full Throttle still has lots of laughs and chemistry between it’s leading ladies. This time around, we find our kickass Barbies involved in a jewel heist. One of Charlie’s former agents,…

Donnie Darko (2001)

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jena Malone, Patrick Swayze, Beth Grant, Drew Barrymore, Noah Wyle, Katharine Ross, Holmes Osborne, Mary McDonnell, Maggie Gyllenhaal, James Duval Directed by: Richard Kelly R. 113mins. Too ambitious for its own good, Donnie Darko still succeeds on a visually entertaining level and as an intellectual treat. Part teen angst dramedy, part science…

Charlie’s Angels (2000)

Starring: Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu, Bill Murray, Sam Rockwell, Luke Wilson, Crispin Glover, Tim Curry Directed by: McG PG-13. 98mins. Surprisingly, director McG turns what was once a very cheezy television series into a super-cool action flick. In this version, Natalie (Cameron Diaz) is smart but silly, Dylan (Drew Barrymore) is tough but…