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  • 75
    Sheila O'Malley RogerEbert.com

    Overall it is a friendly and affectionate backstage look at the world of the mostly-straight male dancers at La Bare. show more

  • 60
    Nathan Rabin The Dissolve

    It’s a slick crowd-pleaser, but it’s perversely unrevealing about anything other than Manganiello’s affection for a the stripper experience. show more

  • 83
    Leah Greenblatt Entertainment Weekly

    Like the guys who gyrate on La Bare’s stage every night, the movie is luggish, good-hearted, and a little bit sad. show more

  • 40
    Ben Kenigsberg The New York Times

    La Bare takes its title from the club it chronicles, a male strip joint in Dallas. The name proves unfortunately apt for a rambling, superficial documentary that straddles the line between exposé and infomercial. show more

  • 30
    Robert Abele Los Angeles Times

    If La Bare had snarky voice-over narration, it could be a segment on "The Colbert Report." show more

  • 63
    Stephanie Merry Washington Post

    In a jovial, if superficial way, he offers some perspective on the men behind the banana hammocks. show more

  • June 29, 2014 EJ Scott
    Report This User

    I've seen it twice. I'm a straight male. It's a hilarious movie with like able characters and it's a bit of a tear jerker too when they talk about a murder of one of the dancers. Great job to Joe and the guys of La Bare.

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