A decade later, Channing Tatum is about to say goodbye to his stripper character Mike Lane with the last film in the trilogy, which bears the illustrative title of Magic Mike’s Last Dance. As in the first, Steven Soderbergh has once again taken the reins of direction and, as the main actress, Tatum is accompanied by the Mexican Salma Hayek replacing the initially planned Thandiwe Newton.A return that will introduce us to Lane working as a waiter in Florida after that his previous businesses failed. Until a seductive and rich lady from high society (Salma Hayek) enters the scene who will not only start a passionate relationship with him but also propose a new challenge, take over a show with new dancers in London.The closing of the trilogy brings another good news with it because, despite the fact that Warner Bros.’s initial intention was for it to be released directly on the HBO Max platform, after the changes in strategies with the arrival of David Zaslav, CEO and Chairman of Warner Bors. Discovery (and which has made such drastic decisions as, for example, the cancellation of the blockbuster Batgirl), the company trusts the quality and possibilities of Magic Mike’s Last Dance and plans to release it on the big screen. The release date in Spain is still unknown, but in the United States it has been set by February 10, 2023, the weekend of the Super Bowl and a few days before a date as important as Valentine’s Day. And is Channing still in shape? The first trailer of the film gives us good faith of itin addition to confirming one of the comments that Soderbergh had made, declaring that one of his inspirations for this third installment had been the magnificent start the show (All That Jazz, 1979) by Bob Fosse. All this to the sound of the song Last Dance by Donna Summer.Based in part on Channing Tatum’s own experiences as a stripper, Magic Mike It was one of the biggest surprise box office hits of 2012.. It had barely cost 7 million dollars and grossed more than 167 in theaters. Three years later we would have the sequel, Magic Mike XXL, which had a budget of 14.8 million and entered 122.5 million at the box office. So Magic Mike is still a round business, even beyond the screens. A good proof is that his name has become a franchise of live shows in various cities around the worldLondon and Las Vegas among them, and more recently Miami.Do you want to be up-to-date with all the new movies and series? Sign up for our newsletter.
Trailer for ‘Magic Mike’s Last Dance’, Channing Tatum returns as a ‘stripper’ in the closing of the trilogy