Moulin Rouge (2001)

A Lifetime of Happiness: Movies, TV, and Video Games

May 11 2022 • 48 mins


The Steves discuss the 2001 musical Moulin Rouge, along with what's making them happy in pop culture today.

What's Making Us Happy?

  • Buffy Season 5 (Hulu)
  • Heartstopper (Netflix)

Moulin Rouge Discussion

  • Names and Numbers
  • The History of the Moulin Rouge theatre
  • How it became a Tony-award winning musical
  • Differences between the movie and musical
  • Background on the Green Fairy
  • John Leguizamo playing a midget- is it okay?
  • The impact of Nicole's injury on set
  • The spectacularness of Spectacular, Spectacular
  • Was there any way out of the love triangle?

Ending- Any music or audio clips were borrowed from the original source material.

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