El Tango de Roxanne - Moulin Rouge! (2001) Performed by Ewan McGregor, Jacek Koman & José Feliciano
Originally written and performed by The Police. Moulin Rouge! became the first movie musical in ten years to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Motion Picture of the Year since Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (1991). (x)
Days turned into weeks, weeks turned into months. And then, one not-so-very special day, I went to my typewriter, I sat down, and I wrote our story. A story about a time, a story about a place, a story about the people. But above all things, a story about love. A love that will live forever. The end.
He had it coming, he had it coming He only had himself to blame If you’d have been there, if you’d have seen it I betcha you would have done the same
I love Edward Nygma more than I can possibly say. He was a real intelligent guy… dramatic… a murderer. But he was in trouble He was trying to find a nice bottle of wine for me And instead he found Isabella. I took it upon myself to get her to leave Ed alone Ed needed someone to appreciate him on his own level. But the little idiot couldn’t take a hint. Let Ed go, I said. And she refused. I guess you can say her and Ed finally broke up because of lifestyle differences. She saw herself as alive and I saw her dead.
You know how people have these little habits That get you down. Like Oswald. Oswald liked to call my girlfriend by the wrong name, Isabelle. No, it’s IsabelLA. So I came home this one day And I am really irritated, because Isabella got hit by a train and I’m looking for a bit of sympathy and there’s Oswald posin’ for a painting, drinkin’ wine and he says I’m so sorry about Isabelle. No, it’s IsabelLA. So, I said to him, I said, “you call her Isabelle one more time…” and he did. So I took him to the docks and I fired a shot into his gut… …and pushed him in the water