The Music of ‘Moulin Rouge!’

Moulin Rouge! is a brilliant example of a modern musical, with many quotable lines and catchy songs in a visually stunning film.

As a fan of Moulin Rouge! and an avid listener of the soundtrack, I have listed the songs from Moulin Rouge! in my personal order of least to most favourite:

  1. Like A Virgin

  1. Lady Marmalade/The Can-Can

  1. Hindi Sad Diamonds

  1. The Show Must Go On

  1. El Tango de Roxanne

  1. One Day I’ll Fly Away

  1. Nature Boy
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  1. The Pitch (Spectacular Spectacular)

  1. Come What May (Reprise)

  1. Elephant Love Medley

  1. Sparkling Diamonds
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  1. Your Song

  1. Come What May

I basically love all of the songs from this film; this was a very hard list to arrange! I highly recommend Moulin Rouge! if you haven’t seen this beautiful film.

All images courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox.


About writingsuzanne

History graduate. Freelance writer and reviewer. Passionate about film, theatre and music (film soundtracks!).
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4 Responses to The Music of ‘Moulin Rouge!’

  1. The Vern says:

    Its hyper stylistic and usually that is a pain but for this it works great. This does work a lot better on the big screen and does suffer when moved to the small one

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  2. Marta says:

    Come What May is my favorite song too of Moulin Rouge’s soundtrack!

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