Then, things slowly start to take a dark turn in the second half. . Synopsis Mike Lane is a thirty-year old living in Tampa,Florida. However success goes to his head and his foolish actions not only threaten to jeopardize his sister Brooke';;;s relationship with Mike but Mike';;;s ambitions as well. He is trying to open his own furniture making business but is having difficulty because his credit is so bad.
They stare toward the right or left or look at the ocean like it's supposed to mean something. Anything good is in the trailer. Magic Mike centers on the world of male stripping. At least, the audience could have used a decent ending. These scenes, in addition to the movie's schizophrenic lack of direction, will disappoint any movie lover's hopes of seeing a film that provides insight into the mind of a male stripper.
However they're not shot in an exploitive fashion. First let's get the nude issue out of the way. The film attempts to show the real-life atmosphere of working in a male strip club but adding in the drama and excitement of the illegal underworld. Mike, an experienced stripper, takes a younger performer called The Kid under his wing and schools him in the arts of partying, picking up women, and making easy money. What was with Tarzan's character? There is a lot of drug dealing in the business and many shady happening. Secretly he wants out in order to further a projected furniture-making business but his credit rating precludes a bank loan for this despite his considerable savings.
No themes, no morals, no bottom-line. Adam gets a job at a construction site where he soon meets Mike. When the movie got close to two hours, I along with everyone else in the theater were ready to leave. It is directed by Steven Soderbergh and based loosely on the true life of its star, Channing Tatum. I was surprised at how good Tatum was. Let's also not forget about Matthew McConaughey. He captures his character perfectly.
By day he works as a roofer whilst at night, as Magic Mike, he is the star attraction of the Kings of Tampa, a group of male strippers. Adam soon learns how to make a lot of money, while partying and playing with a lot of women. Secretly he wants out in order to further a projected furniture-making business but his credit rating precludes a bank loan for this despite his considerable savings. Just don't expect a lot of stripping. The strip acts themselves are incredible.
However, the second half drops Adam almost completely and attempts to bring in Brooke. Dallas, the boss of the Strip Club, eagerly wants to expand his business and potentially move the club down to Miami. Magic Mike is a film that is equal parts comedy and drama. One night Adam, a teen-aged work-mate of Mike, follows him to the club and, when one of the acts is unable to go on,he is prevailed upon to strip - becoming a huge hit. It contains risqué scenes, drug use, and swearing. Not by any stretch of the imagination.
Even Matthew McConaughey was good as the group's owner named Dallas. There's a scene after the sorority fight scene that seems out of place before the confrontation in the club. While Adam is expanding his world, Mike is trying to leave the stripping industry. Many people like to generalize things to make it easier to understand the world. One night Adam, a teen-aged work-mate of Mike, follows him to the club and, when one of the acts is unable to go on,he is prevailed upon to strip - becoming a huge hit.
This movie was a boxoffice hit and received mixed reviews from critics. Watch Magic Mike Online In Magic Mike, A male stripper teaches a younger performer how to party, pick up women, and make easy money. The movie, which is based on a true story, centers on Mark Schultz Tatum , an Olympic wrestler whose relationship with with his sponsor John du Pont Carell would lead to serious consequences. There's mostly butt shots only but all are from Tatum, Pettyfer and Adam Rodriguez. Channing Tatum is very good as the lead role, playing comedy and drama effectively.
By day he works as a roofer while at night, as Magic Mike, he is the star attraction of the Kings of Tampa, a group of male strippers. Did I have the wrong mindset? He has big plans for a business of his own but pays his bills through a series of odd jobs, most notably performing as the star stripper at Xquisite Strip Club in Tampa, a club owned by Dallas, who has dreams of creating an 'empire' of strip clubs. This takes place in Florida. Secretly he wants out in order to further a projected furniture-making business but his credit rating precludes a bank loan for this despite his considerable savings. This is not just for women and gay men--I think everyone would enjoy it.