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Striptease

Striptease

Striptease

1996 / 115min / 35mm

DIRECTOR: ANDREW BERGMAN

CAST: DEMI MOORE, BURT REYNOLDS, VING RHAMES, ARMAND ASSANTE

Introduced by David Friend.

Newly-divorced and struggling to gain custody of her daughter, Moore turns to exotic dancing to pay the bills, and after Burt Reynolds’ incognito congressman stirs up a fuss at the club where she works, she gets in over her head in a half-baked blackmail scheme. Sneered at on release, today Striptease can be seen as the faithful adaptation from Carl Hiaasen’s out-there novel that it is, a study in sexual bartering and power brokering in sunny, sleazy south Florida.