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Even with DiCaprio, 'Gatsby' not so great
Not quite the cinematic train wreck the trailer suggests, "The Great Gatsby" does have its moments.
Sat May 18, 2013
Family Film Guide
"Star Trek Into Darkness" Story: Capt. Kirk gets reckless as he takes on a terrorist with a master plan.
Popcorn Bob's Movie Magic05/17/13 Enjoy this week's Movie Magic reviews.
One Popcorn: Flop Two Popcorns: Wait till it's on video Three Popcorns: Go see it Four Popcorns: Standing ovation "The Great Gatsby" Four Popcorns Genre: Romantic Drama Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan, Isla Fisher, Joel Edgerton Director: Baz Luhrmann Rating: PG-13 Comment: Outstanding performance by DiCaprio.
Fri May 17, 2013
Globe and Mail
A Touch of Sin: A scathing portrait of China's economic boom
There was buzz on Chinese social media earlier this week when the trailer for Jia Zhangke's new competition film, A Touch of Sin , was released on Youkou, China's version of YouTube.
The Great Gatsby Movie Review
With some exceptions, most good parties require planning. The host knows how he wants things to go, and selects the elements to create that experience.
Thu May 16, 2013
Pouring rain, chilly critics dampen Cannes opening
"GREAT Gatsby" star Leonardo DiCaprio yesterday opened the 66th Cannes Film Festival ahead of the European premiere of Baz Luhrmann's controversial 3-D epic, kicking off the world's most prestigious film fest.
Cannes: Actors To Watch
Amitabh Bachchan The Indian icon, known at home as Big B, may seem like an odd choice for a "to watch" piece, but the series of vignettes I'm doing this week is about keeping an eye on interesting people here in Cannes, not solely newcomers.
Video: Tobey Talks About His Admiration For Leo at Cannes Film Festival
The Cannes Film Festival is underway, and the cast of The Great Gatsby is bringing glamour to the riviera! Tobey Maguire spoke out about his friendship and admiration for close friend and castmate Leonardo DiCaprio earlier in the day at the film's photocall.
Wed May 15, 2013
Movie Review: Luhrmann captures spectacle, but not narrative, of 'Gatsby'
Baz Luhrmann's caffeinated interpretation of "The Great Gatsby" is sumptuous to behold - conspicuous consumption come to life.
Tue May 14, 2013
DiCaprio: Cannes insane experience
Leonardo DiCaprio has described the Cannes Film Festival as an "insane experience" but also hailed it as the "mecca for the world to celebrate filmmaking". The 66th Cannes festival kicks off this week with Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby, a 3-D extravaganza starring Leonardo, Carey Mulligan and Tobey Maguire.
The Great Gatsby
Genre: Drama Directed by: Baz Luhrmann Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan, Tobey Maguire, Joel Edgerton, Elizabeth Debicki, Isla Fisher OK, here's the thing: If you're looking for a proper, respectful, stiff-backed novels-for-illiterate approach, just save yourself getting worked up and don't go see this.
"The Iceman" - Not to be confused with that "Iron Man" film, which opened the same day, "The Iceman" stars Michael Shannon as the real-life killer-for-hire Richard Kuklinski, who allegedly split time as a very busy mob contract killer and family man for decades.
Carey Muligan and husband Marcus Mumford make an understated arrival...
She is set to be the toast of Cannes when The Great Gatsby opens the International film festival but you wouldn't have known it as Carey Mulligan arrived at Nice airport.
Mon May 13, 2013
Parallels between Gatsby and Daisy and Dali and Gala on the eve of Cannes
The 66th Cannes Film Festival kicks off on Wednesday with Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby , a 3-D extravaganza starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan and Tobey Maguire.
'Great Gatsby' makes history as one of best runner-ups ever
This film publicity image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Tobey Maguire as Nick Carraway in a scene from "The Great Gatsby." In its first weekend of wide release " The Great Gatsby " eclipsed $50 million in box office receipts, but still fell well short of the $72.5 million " Iron Man 3 " raked in.
15 films to look out for at Cannes festival
The 2013 Cannes film festival opens on Wednesday with Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby" and ends on May 26 with the presentation of the coveted Palme D'Or award for best film.
The Great Gatsby Movie Needed to Be More Gay
Tobey Maguire plays Nick Carraway as guileless heterosexual - but in the novel, his sexuality's ambiguous, and he's linked to Gatsby & co.
The Indian Express
Amitabh Bachchan: Don't see 'The Great Gatsby' role as Hollywood debut
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has called his belated Hollywood debut in The Great Gatsby "just a friendly gesture" but would not mind doing an encore if he comes across something interesting.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Winnipeg Free Press
WARNER BROS. PICTURES / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS / THE CANADIAN PRESS Tobey Maguire, left, as Nick Carraway and and Leonardo DiCaprio as Jay Gatsby in The Great Gatsby.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Behind the 3-D glitz, 'Gatsby' is well-told
'The Great Gatsby' PG-13 - PG-13 - Teens, if they take the plunge and let this overproduced but effective storytelling machine wash over them, will be surprised how the excesses of the Jazz Age, circa 1922, echo the excesses of today.