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Crazy Horse

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CRAZY HORSE Dancer Baby Light with Choreographer Philippe Decoufle
Antoine Poupel/Zipporah Films

Crazy Horse

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
runtime:
134 minutes
Limited Release Date:
01/18/12
director:
Frederick Wiseman
distributor:
Zipporah Films
genre:
Documentary

We gave it an A-

At the upscale Parisian nudie cabaret Crazy Horse, beautiful, spry, nearly bare-naked ladies perform erotic dances of preposterously Gallic ooh-là-là proportions for the pleasure of Champagne-sipping tourists. Completing his wonderful French cultural trilogy that also includes portraits of the Comédie-Fran¸aise and the Paris Opera Ballet, indefatigable documentarian Frederick Wiseman freely, unobtrusively prowls the joint to create a movie that respects the serious work involved in simulating the sensations of pleasure. A-