"Whip It"

A scene from "Whip It" (Fox Searchlight)

Cutie-pie Drew Barrymore is making her directorial debut with "Whip It," which probably means the movie is full of roller grrl power instead of catfights or girl-on-girl action. You know, the stuff that's meant to entertain people instead of just empower women. But that doesn't mean we can't reminisce about girl sports movies that gave some good cheese along with their sappy messages. Here's a look back at a few favourites. Click on the first thumbnail below to get started.

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