PG-13 | | Drama, Sport
In Bodeen, Texas, an indie-rock loving misfit finds a way of dealing with her small-town misery after she discovers a roller derby league in nearby Austin.
In the beginning of the film Bliss says she would have dinner with Amelia Earhart, in the DVD version one of the trailers is the movie 'Amelia' staring Hilary Swank.
Ruthless, Ruthless, Ruthless.
Bliss Cavendar: Maven, Maven, Maven?
Iron Maven: Hey, guess how old I am.
Bliss Cavendar: 27?
Iron Maven: Oh, that's sweet. I'm 36. Guess when I started skating. I was 31. 'Cause it took me that long to find one thing that I was really good at.
Iron Maven: And you know what? I worked my...
In the final bout scenes, a row of "dummies" watch the bout instead of actual people. The "dummies" are mixed in with the actual crowd but due to editing the row of "dummies" was not edited out.
Bloopers run during closing credits.
$4,650,812 (USA) (4 October 2009)
$13,043,363 (USA) (10 December 2009)