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Moulin Rouge!
Genre: Musical

Reviewed In Issue 57 (Feb 2002) Of Widescreen Review®

Nicole Kidman, Ewan McGregor, John Leguizamo, Jim Broadbent, Richard Roxburgh & David Wenham

WSR Review Scores
WSR Picture Rating: 4.5
DD Sound Rating: 4
DTS Sound Rating: 4
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Critics' Composite Score: 3.5
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Special Features
You can-can have hours of fun with the decadent two-disc set of Moulin Rouge!. If you want the truth: this has to be one of the most fully loaded DVD Special Editions available. The trifold DVD packaging itself is designed with true beauty in mind. The menus are intricately detailed (and each menu screen will give you the freedom to spend hours searching through the features). Disc one includes a THX

 DVD General Information

(Studio/Distributor): 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
(Catalog Number): 2000870
(MPAA Rating): PG13
(Rating Reason):

Sexual content
(Retail Price): $14.98
(DVD Type): Two-Disc Set/DVD-9x2
(Widescreen Edition): Yes
(Full Screen Edition): No
(Anamorphic Widescreen): Yes
(Running Time In Minutes): 128
(Color Type): Color
(Chaptered/Scene Access): Yes
(Closed Captioned): Yes
(Regional Coding): 1
(Theatrical Year): 2001
(Theatrical Release): Yes
(Direct-To-Video Release): No
(DVD Release Date): 12/18/01
(THX® Digitally Mastered): Yes

 Credits Information

(Director): Baz Luhrmann
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  WSR Narrative Review
Story Synopsis:
Over a century ago in Paris, the Moulin Rouge was an entertaining nightclub, dance hall and gentlemen

DVD Picture:
The anamorphically enhanced 2.35:1 DVD picture is very nicely rendered. Part of the spectacle of the movie is the gorgeous, eye-popping colors that showcase the elaborate sets and painted backdrops that make up the


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