Magic Mike Movie Review Summary

Actors: Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer

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Magic Mike is a story about a man named Mike Lane living in Florida working as a roofer during the day while being an experienced male stripper named "Magic Mike" by night. He stars as the main attraction within the group of men strippers known as Kings of Tampa. He secretly wants to further his career as a roofer and start a business and get out of the night scene. One night, a teenage boy named Adam follows Mike into the club and one of the male acts was unable to perform. Adam is asked to perform and begins a huge hit with the crowd. Mike decides to take him under his wing and school him a bit on how to make easy money and party. Adams behavior gets out of control and puts his relationship with his sister Brooke and Mikes relationship to the test as well as his career. Mike had met Brooke, Adams older protective sister and had promised her no no harm will come his way. Along the way he fell in love with her. When living a life of fantasy and not reality, will Mike mange to make his relationship with Brooke work or will he choose his career as a male performer.
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Best part of story, including ending: What I did enjoy is the amount of high energy and the ability for the movie to portray both the party scenes and the intimate struggle the character experiences.

Best scene in story: My favorite scene would have to be the dance scenes. I enjoyed them because it was full of energy and its dance routines are well choreographed.

Opinion about the main character: What I like about the main character is his ability to work hard for what he wants. He seems to struggle a bit with his life and is at a crossroads.

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   2000's+ (present) Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   stripper/porno maker

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   seeing full frontal--men Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing If lots of song/dance...    -   lot of dancing

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