Looking for the perfect movie outing
this week? Might wanna check out Backwards. The inspiring flick hit
select theaters last week, and it’s the perfect way to keep that post-Olympic
When competitive rower Abi fails to
make the Olympic team for the second time, she takes up coaching crew at her
old high school, where here boss is also her ex. Can she adjust to he new waves
both on the water and off? Well, ya gotta head to screens to find out.
bringing your crush or new BF along for the ride? Might wanna avoid what
happened to star Alexandra Metz. The
cutie, who plays Hannah, one of the high school rowers who falls under Abi’s
wing, gave us the dirt on one of her most mortifying movie experiences to date!
“I went on a movie date
my first boyfriend and my mom decided she should be there, too. As if that
wasn't embarrassing enough, my mom, who is known to fall asleep to every movie
(except The Godfather), snored during the entire thing! It was impossible to
hear the movie and even more difficult to avoid everyone's dirty looks. That's
the last time I went to the movies with my mom…and certainly the last time she
came on a date with me!”—Alexandra Metz
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