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There is an ethereal beauty to this movie that is hard to describe. Every line, every movement has an otherworldly mystique to it that feels so much like a dream, even though nothing fantastical or supernatural ever happens.
How can a movie centered around a strip club be this pure? Egoyan masterfully subverts our worst expectations in a way that might trigger guilt on the part of the viewer; maybe our misanthropic assumptions about each other aren't always warranted. Maybe there…