Michael Shannon has no interior to play with, since the film seems intent on ridding Richie of any emotion other than love for his family, and also no catharsis to build toward.
A good tech package, all in all.
The surgically enhanced Blu-ray edition of Showgirls is so good I can hardly thread a needle.
"We could have brought anyone into this show: Janet Jackson, Paula Abdul. Nomi Malone is what Las Vegas is all about!"
Showgirls is undoubtedly the think-piece object d’art of its time.