Going The Distance, Or Going Too Far?

I am starting to suffer ennui when it comes to movies like Going the Distance.  The movie is full of innuendo, and when there is no innuendo they show everything.  The whole premise of the movie, the long-distance relationship, seemed to be used so that a couple who liked each other and got along well could…
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Whip It!

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I rented Drew Barrymore’s directorial debut, Whip It. I was ready for anything, considering that Barrymore tends toward eccentric both in real life and many of the characters she plays. Whip It, however, is a pleasant movie that tells a nice story without trying to be too ‘profound.’  It could, in…
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