PG-13 | | Drama, Musical, Romance
A poet falls for a beautiful courtesan whom a jealous duke covets.
Frenchman Henri de Toulousse-Lautrec is played by Hispanic (Colombian) actor John Leguizamo. In the 1952 film Moulin Rouge (1952), he was played by another Hispanic actor, Puerto Rican born José Ferrer. Cast member David Wenham shares the role of another Frenchman with Ferrer: Cyrano de Bergerac.
There was a boy, a very strange enchanted boy...
When Christian is mouthing the words of "Your Song" to Satine you can see that the fruit bowl has an apple and grapes on top of 3 oranges but during "the pitch" you can see that the oranges are on top of the grapes and the apple.
The orchestra conductor conducts the 20th Century Fox music before the actual movie begins.
English, French, Spanish
AUD 3,739,000 (Australia) (27 May 2001)
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