'Magic Mike' Review: Male Stripper Saga Never Quite Takes (It) Off

Steven Soderbergh's "Magic Mike" brings to mind the old joke about non-dairy creamer — we know what it isn't, but what is it? If you're expecting a sexy and voyeuristic peek into the world of muscular dancers taking off their clothes for roomfuls of rowdy women (i.e., the movie that the ads and trailers are selling), you'll be disappointed at how lackluster and, ultimately, repetitive the stripping sequences are.



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