Film review: The Great Gatsy
Flamboyant Australian director Baz Luhrmann is renowned for his sumptuous style, and tackles projects that allow him to go overboard design-wise. Strictly Ballroom, Moulin Rouge! and Romeo + Juliet are all linked by their flashy, self-conscious look; all of them scream: "Look at me." Also known for in-your-face song-and-dance numbers, Luhrmann ... (more)
Sun May 19, 2013
Even with DiCaprio, 'Gatsby' not so great
Not quite the cinematic train wreck the trailer suggests, "The Great Gatsby" does have its moments.
Fri May 17, 2013
Seen and heard at the Cannes Film Festival
Actress Naomie Harris arrives at the Calvin Klein party, in Cannes, southern France, Thursday, May 16, 2013.
This is Gloucestershire
Tackling a true US classic
Three-time Oscar nominee LEONARDO DICAPRIO reveals his excitement at playing the 'American Hamlet' in The Great Gatsby, as THE BUZZ finds out THERE'S always a certain amount of hysteria surrounding summer blockbusters but Baz Luhrmann's new big-screen adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1925 novel The Great Gatsby has surpassed all the usual hype.
Thu May 16, 2013
Will Baz Luhrmann feel the Academy Award love? Five reasons why The Great Gatsby will win the Oscar
If you're not familiar with the plot, here it is, nutshelled: millionaire Jay Gatsby attempts to impress old flame Daisy Buchanan with his lavish lifestyle.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Toronto Star
Cannes 2013: Great Gatsby gets thumbs up from F. Scott Fitzgerald's granddaughter
Left to right, Carey Mulligan, Baz Luhrmann, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Isla Fisher attend The Great Gatsby press conference during the 66th Annual Cannes Film Festival at the Palais des Festivals on May 15, 2013.
Tue May 14, 2013
Movie Review: See Great Gatsby in Aptos
With the Roaring 1920s in the backdrop and its toxicity within the confinements of excess, grandeur, power and greed, Luhrmann's attempt to demystify an American parable is well syncopated with 'greatness' that a young bond broker, Nick Carraway succinctly relates while recovering from a trauma.
Trend Hunter Magazine
Literary Aesthetic One-for-One Tees - The 'OOP x Mikey Burton:...
It was only a matter of time, of course, that the famed one for one company, Out of Print, released the 'OOP x Mikey Burton: Gatsby' collaboration inspired by the book but also coinciding with the release of the 3D film, directed by Baz Luhrmann starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire, and also featuring a hip hop soundtrack.
Mon May 13, 2013
WNWN-FM Battle Creek
'Gatsby' Box Office Better Than Expected as 'Iron ...
Warner Bros.' The Great Gatsby has divided critics but opened strong, with a much better than expected $51.1 million.
Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
Leonardo DiCaprio: Could anyone else have been Jay Gatsby?
The Great Gatsby didn't take down Iron Man 3 at the box office, but its $51.1 opening weekend was significantly higher than analysts predicted .
Sun May 12, 2013
Great Gatsby's rich pickings defy critics
Baz Luhrmann's 3-D extravaganza The Great Gatsby has defied the critics in its opening weekend at the US Box Office.
Baz Luhrmann's 50 shades of pink
The director was keen to embody the character before taking on the latest big-screen adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald 's novel in order to get a feel for the 1920s era.
Gatsby Looks Back at Flappers, Parties, and Best of the Best
F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby" has a cautionary theme concerning the impact of glitz, greed, and a culture of excess that prevailed during the Roaring 20s, only to crash in the Great Depression.
Sat May 11, 2013
'The Great Gatsby' opens in theaters; Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, finally together
Tobey Maguire didn't have to go far when Leonardo DiCaprio called him about meeting to discuss an adaptation of "The Great Gatsby" with Baz Luhrmann.
From Flappers to Rappers: 'Great Gatsby' Music Supervisor Breaks Down Film's Soundtrack
In a track-by-track for THR, Baz Luhrmann's right-hand music man Anton Monsted elaborates on contributions by Jay-Z, Jack White, Lana Del Rey, The xx and more.
'Gatsby' heats up but 'Iron Man' too tough to beat
LOS ANGELES, May 10, : "The Great Gatsby" is heating up in tracking, social media and advance ticket sales, but it still doesn't look like it will melt down "Iron Man 3" at the box office this weekend.
Fri May 10, 2013
Your weekend movie guide
Greetings movie lovers, it's time to take a peek at what the cinema has in store for us this weekend.
The Top Five Best And Worst Leonardo DiCaprio Films
Leonardo DiCaprio has been considered one of the big A-List stars for around twenty years now.
The Columbus Dispatch
Now showing at the Arena Grand, Crosswoods, Dublin Village 18, Drexel, Easton 30, Gateway, Georgesville Square 16, Grove City 14, Lennox 24, Movies 16 Gahanna, Movies 10 at Westpointe, Movie Tavern Mill Run, Pickerington, Polaris 18, River Valley and Strand theaters The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of ... (more)
The Top 5 Leonardo DiCaprio Movies About Doomed Romances
This weekend, " The Great Gatsby ," Baz Luhrmann 's overstuffed piata of a literary adaptation, opens everywhere .