20th Century Fox
Christian, an idealistic and impoverished young writer who, newly arrived in Montmartre, is haphazardly inducted into a circle of young bohemians led by Toulouse-Lautrec. A comedy of mistaken identities ensues, quickly enmeshing the young poet in a love triangle involving the unobtainable and consumptive Satine, queen courtesan of the Moulin Rouge, and the foppish Duke of Roxbury, his villainous rival for her affections.
2) Son of a Gun
A rookie criminal (Brenton Thwaites) befriends a powerful underworld gangster (Ewan McGregor) in prison who orchestrates his daring escape. With a taste of the high life and a budding sexual relationship with the wrong girl (Alicia Vikander), he gets sucked into the dangerous criminal world. Official Selection at the **London Film Festival**. "*A gritty crime flick that crackles with menace and explores the age-old question of whether there's honor...