We have heard the story time and time again and finally Hollywood has decided to make a movie about it. LAP DANCE starring Carmen Electra, Mariel Hemingway, James Remar, and Stacey Dash is set to hit theatres in NY, LA and Houston on December 5, 2014 and will hit Video On Demand on December 9, 2014. Based on the true story of director Greg Carter and his girlfriend, actress Junie Hoang prior to their move to Los Angeles in 2005, LAP DANCE is described as follows:
“Kevin, a promising screenwriter and Monica, an aspiring actress are recent college graduates driving across country to Los Angeles where they plan to make a home and follow their Hollywood dreams together. The newly engaged couple’s plan is derailed when a pit stop in Houston reveals that Monica’s father has cancer. Taking on the financial burden of her father’s medical bills, their savings are soon depleted. Strapped for cash, the couple make a pact so Monica can take a high paying job as an exotic dancer in order to pay her cancer stricken father’s expenses. But can any relationship withstand the club’s seduction and temptations? Once the pact is broken, their lives are changed forever. Based on a true story. Struggling to pay her bills, Monica takes a job as an exotic dancer and is instantly captivated by the provocative world of sex, drugs and money. But once she gets a taste of the enchanting lifestyle, she has no desire to turn back. Suddenly, Monica’s life quickly spirals out of control as betrayals and power struggles emerge. This once seductive reality now threatens everything Monica cares about.”
While you may not see much of Electra in the trailer you do get a glimpse into the film that may be just enough to keep you hooked. Fast money comes at a dangerous price and Monica is about to find out just how dangerous it can get. Check out this new trailer and let us know what you think about LAP DANCE in the comment section below.