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15 Things You Never Knew About 'Moulin Rouge!'

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Director Baz Luhrmann took his love for stunning visuals back to the big screen in the 2001 musical Moulin Rouge! The heartfelt drama told the story of a handsome poet named Christian (played by Ewan McGregor), who falls in love with the beautiful cabaret actress Satine (Nicole Kidman). Moulin Rouge! was the first musical nominated for Best Picture in ten years, following Disney's Beauty and the Beast. In honor of its 20th anniversary, here are some things you never knew about the film.