By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Updated January 27, 2012 at 05:00 AM EST
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Crazy Horse

type
  • Movie
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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-

Crazy Horse

type
  • Movie
genre
mpaa
runtime
  • 134 minutes
director
  • Frederick Wiseman

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