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The first time Jennifer Lopez struts onscreen in Hustlers is a freakin’ revelation. As Ramona, the veritable queen of her seedy domain, she’s introduced to audiences in a glittering, silver, floor-length coat and hat, both of which she soon ditches as she begins a flashy, acrobatic pole dancing routine . She spins. She twirls. She flips upside down. She revels in the tidal wave of dollar bills thrown her way. And this is all set to a song that might at first seem unexpected, if not bizarre, before you realize there’s nothing else that could have quite done Ramona justice: Fiona Apple’s “Criminal.””Doesn’t money make you horny?” she says afterward, clutching an armful of money to her glistening chest as she walks by Constance Wu’s Destiny, the club’s newest and most naive dancer, before heading back to the dressing room. It’s everything you need to know about Ramona distilled into one perfect, sexy opener. POPSUGAR

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