• August 06, 2010
    By Marianna Faynshteyn

    Judging by the originality of the Burlesque trailer, it’s a pretty safe bet that the Xtina-helmed film (with Cher--CHER) was probably even shot in the same studio as Showgirls. Oh, just a general run-down of the “story”: it’s a tale of doe-eyed girl who wants to strip, and in an old-fashioned turn (no “Rock of Love” for Miss Thang), launches a career under the guidance of former stripper extraordinaire (CHER) and former stripper extraordinaire sassy gay assistant (Stanley Tucci, not like he’s ever played a
    gay assistant

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