In 2012, Magic Mike gyrated into cinemas. The comedy drama, about a group of male exotic dancers, was a big hit with audiences and made over $167 million at the box office.
But how many Magic Mike movies are there?
The Magic Mike films in order
To date, there are two Magic Mike movies. The Magic Mike movies – which were produced between 2012 and 2015 – include:
- Magic Mike (2012)
- Magic Mike XXL (2015)
Are all of the Magic Mike movies part of the same series?
Magic Mike and Magic Mike XXL are part of the same series, with events told in chronological order.
Who are the cast of the Magic Mike films?
The core cast of the Magic Mike films are mostly consistent across the two movies. Notable actors in the Magic Mike series include Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Matthew McConaughey, Joe Manganiello, Matt Bomer, Adam Rodriguez, Kevin Nash, Gabriel Iglesias, Andie MacDowell, Jada Pinkett Smith, Elizabeth Banks, and Donald Glover.
Is the Magic Mike series the work of the same director?
The Magic Mike films are the work of two directors. Steven Soderbergh directed Magic Mike, while Gregory Jacobs directed Magic Mike XXL.
What is the best Magic Mike film?
Magic Mike is generally considered to be the better received film in the collection. According to IMDb the Magic Mike films are ranked as follows:
- Magic Mike (2012) – 6.1/10
- Magic Mike XXL (2015) – 5.6/10
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