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Moulin Rouge

Moulin Rouge(1953)

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Brief Synopsis

French painter Toulouse-Lautrec fights to find love despite his physical limitations.

Cast & Crew

John Huston Director
Jose Ferrer Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec/Count de Toulouse-Lautrec
Zsa Zsa Gabor Jane Avril
Suzanne Flon Myriamme Hyam
Claude Nollier Countess de Toulouse-Lautrec
Katherine Kath La Goulue
Mary Clare Madame Loubet
Walter Crisham Valentin Dessosse
Jim Gerald Pere Cotelle
Lee Montague Maurice Joyant

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Los Angeles: 23 Dec 1952; New York opening: 10 Feb 1953
Release Date:  1953 Production Date:  John Huston's Production
EB; AFI Library
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Romulus Films, Ltd., Moulin Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  118 Country:  Great Britain and United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • I give it 4 stars!

    el debbo 2013-06-08

    Visually stunning with a rich storyline, Huston captures the time & place perfectly. I love this movie and loved it when I was a kid. My mother used... MORE>

  • Sad but superb depiction of Lautrec's Paris

    tvandyck1 2013-03-07

    To me, this 1953 Moulin Rouge is a superior version of the Moulin Rouge. Oscar winning Jose Ferrer as Lautrec. The costumes and sets are amazing and you... MORE>

  • Jose Ferrer at His Best

    Bob Galvin-Oliphant 2006-02-15

    Jose Ferrer is wonderful as the troubled artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. This film offers some insight into his sad, brief life (1864-1901). The Moulin... MORE>