By Kerensa Cadenas | Women and Hollywood June 26, 2013 at 9:58AM
The Hot Flashes, directed by Susan Seidelman, follows a group of middle-aged women, all former high school basketball champions, who take up the basketball after many years and challenge the current high school team to raise awareness and funds for a mobile breast cancer service van.
The cast boasts many familiar and famous faces such as Brooke Shields, Daryl Hannah, Wanda Sykes, Virginia Madsen and Camryn Manheim.
As we all know, there are not many film that star women, especially women over 40 opening this summer. So this film is an opportunity to see a movie directed by a woman about women who are not 16. The Hot Flashes opens in limited release in the following cities on July 12th: NY, LA, Denver, Dallas, San Francisco, South Florida (Delray Beach), Scottsdale/Phoenix AZ, San Jose, Washington DC, Oklahoma City, Atlanta. Spread the word.