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Trailer for Burlesque Starring Christina Aguilera and Cher

Burlesque Trailer: Lights! Sequins! Christina! Cher!

Coyote Ugly, Glitter — the story of a shy but talented girl trying to make it big isn't exactly fresh. In Burlesque, Christina Aguilera steps into the role as Ali Rose, a hopeful dancer who's desperate to get on stage at a burlesque show run by Tess (Cher) with her cohort Sean (Stanley Tucci). After that, it's like a game of spot-the-celebrity: Cam Gigandet pops up as the resident bartender (in eyeliner?), Eric Dane plays a love interest, and Kristen Bell is barely recognizable in a brown wig as a fellow performer.

Star ensemble aside, this trailer looks incredibly campy; it's hard not to smirk just a little when you have Aguilera acting coy (yes, this same Aguilera) and Cher making comments like, "When you are putting on your makeup, you're like an artist, but instead of painting on canvas, you're painting a face." But I have to give props to Aguilera, who still delivers goosebumps whenever she takes the mic (even though I did half expect her to sing "Lady Marmalade"). Give the trailer a look, and share your thoughts when you

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water-lily water-lily 6 years
Reminds me of coyote ugly. Not expecting too much, but I love Christina and Cher and Cam, so I can't wait to see it.
reesiecup reesiecup 6 years
can't be worse than glitter or crossroads...or not
marcied23 marcied23 6 years
christina always delivers vocal wise, but the acting? i think i will pass. i will definitely wait to see this on dvd. http://pinkpopmash.blogspot.com
tolken-lovebug tolken-lovebug 6 years
Well, it looks like it will be "an interesting movie"!! The Trailer has alot of promise for this cast!! I look forward to seeing this when it comes out!!
khameel khameel 6 years
It looks so campy! I can't wait. I love Christina, so I'm excited to hear the music for it.
QueenB75 QueenB75 6 years
so excited!
lilegwene lilegwene 6 years
bwahaha!!! Christina's acting doesn't seem bad. It's just SO ridiculous! Can't wait!
ladylove004 ladylove004 6 years
ehh seems okay but I wouldn't pay to go watch in the movies.
dannysf dannysf 6 years
Should be called Showgirls 2 and I COULDN'T be more excited!
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