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Friday
Jun292012

Movie Alert: Magic Mike is out today!!

Finally a movie geared towards the  ladies! Here is the short description for this movie filled with all sorts of eye candy!

Magic Mike:

A male stripper (Channing Tatum) takes a newcomer (Alex Pettyfer) under his wing and instructs him in the fine arts of partying, picking up women, and making plenty of money.

Good news! The critics reviews are in and they are positive:

Critic scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 91
    Entertainment Weekly | Owen Gleiberman

    The movie is Mike's story, and Channing Tatum proves himself a true movie star. His Mike glides through the world with the ease of a god, and on stage he's electrifying. Read full review

  • 90
    The Hollywood Reporter |

    The raunchiest, funniest and most enjoyably nonjudgmental American movie about selling sex since "Boogie Nights." Read full review

  • 83
    Tampa Bay Times | Steve Persall

    Even when Magic Mike is skimpier than a g-string it soars on daring, as if Soderbergh asked himself who could possibly make a good movie from such offbeat material, answered "I can," and did. Read full review

  • 80
    Time Out New York | Joshua Rothkopf

    Didn't Soderbergh notice there was pathos enough in Matthew McConaughey's beefcake proprietor, an ab-slapping, spandexed Peter Pan? Between this role and his owlish DA in the subversively sly "Bernie," the actor has finally found a way to subvert his six-pack. He's the magic here. Read full review

  • 80
    Boxoffice Magazine |

    By way of remarkable sleight-of-hand, Steven Soderbergh's Magic Mike both is and is not the freewheeling, fun-loving, male stripper extravaganza its trailers peddle. Read full review

  • 80
    The New York Times | Manohla Dargis

    It works - beautifully. Read full review

Have fun seeing this movie and let us know what you think of it after you do!