Mike Lane is a thirty-year old living in Tampa,Florida. 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. 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. 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. 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.
'Magic Mike' is gesitueerd in de wereld van de mannelijke strippers en volgt Mike (Channing Tatum), die een jonge danser genaamd The Kid (Alex Pettyfer) onder zijn hoede krijgt. Hij leert hem de fijne kneepjes van de kunst van het feesten, het versieren van vrouwen en het gemakkelijk geld verdienen.
Set in the world of male strippers, "Magic Mike" is directed by Steven Soderbergh and stars Channing Tatum ("Dear John," "Step Up") in a story inspired by his real life. The film follows Mike (Tatum) as he takes a young dancer called The Kid (Pettyfer) under his wing and schools him in the fine arts of partying, picking up women, and making easy money.
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Star of Magic Mike and White House Down to play Gambit in another X-Men spin-off film Channing Tatum will play the superhero Gambit in a forthcoming spin-off movie from the X-Men series, according to the Hollywood Reporter.Tatum will become the second X-Men character to get his own film. Hugh Jackman 's Wolverine has featured in 2009's poorly received X-Men Origins: Wolverine and last year's The Wolverine . The move is slightly unexpected because Tatum has not played Gambit in any previous X-Men film. But the actor, who grew up in the bayous of Mississippi, has publicly expressed an interest in playing the Louisiana-born character, also known as Remy LeBeau, in the past.Continue reading
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