Moulin Rouge (French pronunciation: [mulɛ̃ ʁuʒ], Red Mill) is a cabaret built in 1889 by Joseph Oller, who also owned the Paris Olympia. Close to Montmartre in the Paris district of Pigalle on Boulevard de Clichy in the 18th arrondissement, it is marked by the red windmill on its roof. The closest métro station is Blanche.
The Moulin Rouge is best known as the spiritual birthplace of the modern form of the can-can dance. Originally introduced as a seductive dance by the courtesans who operated from the site, the can-can dance revue evolved into a form of entertainment of...
The year is 1900. Christian (Ewan McGregor), a British writer who came to Montmartre a year before, sits in a garret overlooking the closed-down Moulin Rouge. He has just begun typing on a new biographical work, detailing his love and loss of Satine (Nicole Kidman), a courtesan who has since died.
The audience enters into Christian's memories. It is 1899, and Christian arrives in Paris as a naive and idealistic writer in pursuit of his place in the Bohemian world. He chooses the neighborhood of Montmartre, Paris, knowing it to be the epicentre of the Bohemian world at the height...
Moulin rouge has taken a lot of dedication and spirit to make. i see that because of the actors(ress) they chose for all those rolls you see through out the movie. peformences such as these must have been rewarded very well.we thank all the people for showing us freedom, beaty, truth and obove all love.this is why i for 1 think this movie is a great influence to all kids you could ever find on this earth.
the greates thing you will ever learn is to love and be loved in return.
Simply one of the best Musicals i have seen since Mamma Mia. Love it love it love it!!!.
I have to say, the ending was kind of sad, when she died in his arms, just.... sad.
All in all, a really great film, really worth watching.
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