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What is the plot of the film Moulin Rouge?

Asked by Sheena Fatima, 20 Aug '08 12:30 pm
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It is based on a young British poet/writer Christians love for a courtesan/cabaret dancer, Satine, of a nightclub called Moulin Rouge. This film was a major hit - both when it was made in 1952 and again in 2001.
Answered by Manisha Mehra, 20 Aug '08 12:31 pm

 
  
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A young idealist named Christian moves to Paris in the summer of 1899. There he meets a host of characters including Toulouse Lautrec and Harold Zidler, who owns a lavish nightclub called the 'Moulin Rouge'. Lautrec uses Christian to plug his new play and so dresses him up to convince one of Zidler's best employee's, the courtesan Satine (who also suffers from tuberculosis a.k.a. consumption), to get the play on Zidler's priorities. Zidler also fixes an "appointment" between an evil Duke and Satine on the very same night so that the rich Duke will invest in his nightclub. Satine mistakes Christian for the Duke and inadvertentely falls in love with him and vice versa. Zidler convinces the Duke to invest, but Satine and Christian must keep their love a secret as the Duke believes that Satine loves him and also he is by nature a very jealous man. When the Duke finds out about their secret affair, he gives Satine an ultimatum: she must either do the play his way and go wit ...more
Answered by Lucky, 20 Aug '08 12:33 pm

 
  
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Moulin Rouge! is a 2001 musical film directed by Baz Luhrmann, based largely on the Giuseppe Verdi opera La Traviata. It tells the story of a young British poet/writer, Christian, who falls in love with the star of the Moulin Rouge, cabaret actress and courtesan Satine, played by Ewan McGregor and Nicole Kidman, respectively.
Answered by anupama kumar, 20 Aug '08 12:33 pm

 
  
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Moulin Rouge is a 2001 musical film directed by Baz Luhrmann. It was based largely on the Giuseppe Verdi opera, La Traviata.Tells the story of a young..more

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