History Trivia / WhipIt

12th Apr '16 1:15:34 PM Morgenthaler
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* BechdelTest: An easy, easy pass as this movie is all about relationships between women.
12th Apr '16 1:15:16 PM Morgenthaler
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* HeyItsThatGuy:
** [[Film/HomeAlone Daniel Stern]] and [[Film/{{Flubber}} Marcia Gay Harden]] as Bliss' parents.
** [[Series/SaturdayNightLive Kristen Wiig]], Eve, Creator/DrewBarrymore, and Creator/JulietteLewis as roller derby girls.
** Creator/HarMarSuperstar appears as the bench coach of the Fight Attendants.
** Creator/ZoeBell appears in ths film.
** [[Series/LateNight Jimmy Fallon]] as Johnny Rocket.
** [[Series/ArrestedDevelopment Maeby Fünke]]
** For a local HITG, many of the supporting skaters were actual skaters from the Los Angeles derby scene.
19th Mar '16 5:59:46 PM RoseAndHeather
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* RealLifeRelative: Bliss' younger sister Shania was played by Eulala Scheel, who happens to be Marcia Gay Harden's real-life daughter.
13th Feb '16 2:16:42 PM MarkLungo
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* DawsonCasting: Twenty-two year old Ellen Page playing seventeen year old Bliss (who pretends to be twenty-two in order to get on the roller derby team, hilariously enough).

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* DawsonCasting: Twenty-two year old Ellen Page playing seventeen year old Bliss (who pretends to be twenty-two in order to get on the roller derby UsefulNotes/RollerDerby team, hilariously enough).



* UnintentionalPeriodPiece: For someone who follows RollerDerby, there are numerous things shown in the movie that pin the events of the movie to a period in the mid-2000s; most notably, fighting has gone from largely ignored to explicitly forbidden, and the two-whistle start seen in the movie has disappeared in favor of a single whistle releasing both the pack and the jammers.

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* UnintentionalPeriodPiece: For someone who follows RollerDerby, UsefulNotes/RollerDerby, there are numerous things shown in the movie that pin the events of the movie to a period in the mid-2000s; most notably, fighting has gone from largely ignored to explicitly forbidden, and the two-whistle start seen in the movie has disappeared in favor of a single whistle releasing both the pack and the jammers.
26th Nov '15 11:59:09 PM nombretomado
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** [[SaturdayNightLive Kristen Wiig]], Eve, Creator/DrewBarrymore, and Creator/JulietteLewis as roller derby girls.

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** [[SaturdayNightLive [[Series/SaturdayNightLive Kristen Wiig]], Eve, Creator/DrewBarrymore, and Creator/JulietteLewis as roller derby girls.
18th Oct '15 11:50:09 AM WiddershinsDaughter
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* ActorAllusion: Maggie tells Bliss (Creator/EllenPage) that [[{{Juno}} having a kid changes everything.]] Bliss smirks in response. She also claims to be 22 when she is actually 17, alluding to Ellen Page's very youthful looks.


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* DawsonCasting: Twenty-two year old Ellen Page playing seventeen year old Bliss (who pretends to be twenty-two in order to get on the roller derby team, hilariously enough).


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* NamesTheSame: Bliss shares her field name, Babe Ruthless, with a monster from ''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers''. It's also the name of an actual Roller Derby skater.
18th Oct '15 11:45:17 AM WiddershinsDaughter
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* UnintentionalPeriodPiece: For someone who follows RollerDerby, there are numerous things shown in the movie that pin the events of the movie to a period in the mid-2000s; most notably, fighting has gone from largely ignored to explicitly forbidden, and the two-whistle start seen in the movie has disappeared in favor of a single whistle releasing both the pack and the jammers.
18th Oct '15 11:39:04 AM WiddershinsDaughter
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** Creator/HarMarSuperstar appears as the bench coach of the Fight Attendants.
24th Aug '15 7:51:09 AM WiddershinsDaughter
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** For a local HITG, many of the supporting skaters were actual skaters from the Los Angeles derby scene.
6th Mar '15 9:09:34 AM WiddershinsDaughter
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* BechdelTest: An easy, easy win as this movie is all about relationships between women.

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* BechdelTest: An easy, easy win pass as this movie is all about relationships between women.
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