Double Dare
Double Dare (2005)

Jeannie Epper and Zoe Bell are two women who get hurt for a living -- they're Hollywood stuntwomen, who take the falls and dodge the punches while taking the place of glamorous stars. Epper's big break came when she was hired to… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 15, 2005
DVD Release Date: June 7, 2005
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Critic Score: 97% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: An engaging look at two women fighting to stay employed in a profession dominated by men.

Noel Murray
AV Club

Double Dare's weaknesses are only so apparent because of its many strengths.

Manohla Dargis
New York Times

Thin but pleasantly diverting.

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Dorothy Woodend
The Tyee (British Columbia)

While the story is ostensibly about the paths of Zoe and Jeannie, it also a peek behind the scenes of Hollywood.

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Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Castellitto, who has won his country's best-actor award twice before, has such a haunting look in his eyes that he doesn't need to chew the scenery to get across his point. Cruz doesn't speak much, but her face screams of the pain that Italia faces.

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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News

A genuine pleasure.

Eric Monder
Film Journal International

Gives a terrific insider look at the making of action-adventure shows and movies.

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Ty Burr
Boston Globe

It provides a frank portrait of women trying to make it in a traditionally male game.

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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

Shows the hardship that women -- especially older women -- must endure in a male-dominated business.

Bill Gibron

Double Dare is more about camaraderie than competition.

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Flixster Audience Score: 78% Flixster User Reviews
Walter M.
"Double Dare" is a fun and interesting documentary about stuntwomen who rely on a combination of faith and fearlessness to survive in a field that has… More