Nick Carraway, a Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby’s circle, becoming a witness to obsession and tragedy. (IMBd)
Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Joel Edgerton, Carey Mulligan, Isla Fisher, Jason Clarke, Elizabeth Debicki, Amitabh Bachchan
Directed by: Baz Luhrmann
Release Date: December 25, 2012
F. Scott Fitzgerald‘s novel, ‘The Great Gatsby” was first published in 1925 and has since been adapted into film five times, now six (2012). Even to those who have not had the fortune of reading the literary classic, the title is known as one of the Great American Novels. Adaptations include: film, television, opera, books, radio, music, theater and even computer games.