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22 Things You Didn't Know About Baz Luhrmann's 'Moulin Rouge'

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10. Originally, the green fairy was going to be a long haired 'muscle man', voiced by Ozzy Osbourne. Though it was changed to the 'Tinkerbell'-like Kylie Minogue version, Osbourne still voiced the scream we hear when the fairy turns evil.

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12. Courtney Love lost the role of Satine to Nicole Kidman, and has made no secret of her resentment against Kidman. Love dedicated her song Miss World, about a self-loathing beauty queen, to Kidman on the 1999 tour with her band Hole.

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16. Come What May is the only original song in the film. It was originally written for 'Romeo + Juliet', but wasn't used. It was disqualified from being nominated for the Oscars Best Original Song award, as it was written for another film.