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Burlesque

15 Ratings: 3.5
An upcoming American contemporary musical film directed and written by Steve Antin starring Christina Aguilera and Cher.

   Ali (Christina Aguilera) is a small-town girl with a big voice who escapes hardship and an uncertain future to follow her dreams to Los Angeles. After stumbling upon The Burlesque Lounge, a majestic but ailing theater that is home to an … see full wiki

Director: Steve Antin
Genre: Music, Musical
Release Date: 24 November 2010 (USA)
MPAA Rating: PG-13
4 reviews about Burlesque
review by . November 26, 2010
I really enjoyed the movie Burlesque. Christina Aguilera stars as Ali. She is a young woman with big dreams. She walks into the Burlesque Lounge that is owned by Tess. She is played by Cher. The supporting performances are good too. Cam Gigandet stars as Jack. He plays Ali's room mate and Ali's romantic interest. Stanley Tucci plays Shawn. He is Tess's assistant in the lounge. I love how the relationship between Cher and Christina develop in the movie. Christina and Cam Gigandet have good romantic …
review by . November 26, 2010
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The Flattest Burlesque I've Ever Seen
BURLESQUE   Written and Directed by Steve Antin   Starring Christina Aguilera, Cher, Kristen Bell, Cam Gigandet and Stanley Tucci       Ali: I’ve got to get out of this town.       We open on a street so sparse, in a town so small, one expects tumbleweeds to float by the diner where two young ladies are wasting their lives away as waitresses.  Pop princess/diva/star, Christina Aguilera, is sitting on the counter top, …
review by . November 29, 2010
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"Burlesque" is a visually splendid musical brought down by a severe lack of originality. There isn't a plot point, a character, a theme, a dance routine, or even a song style that hasn't already been seen and heard in other musicals. Take, for example, the moment Christina Aguilera enters the titular club; on stage, a troupe of scantily-clad young women dance lewdly around Cher as she welcomes the audience with a song. She sings about the club. She sings about the girls. She points …
Quick Tip by . November 28, 2010
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I don't know how to rate it yet but, I'm looking forward to catching it in theaters. For now, it'll have to be a hopeful 5. I love Cher, I love Christina Aguilera (real Christina, even Xtina but, not Bionic Christina!) and really, I'm a sucker for dance movies of any kind.
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