Now the rest of the movie was pretty well designed as well, but to my eyes it looked like the editing crew had a fair share of input in this movie. But maybe that’s enough. Sylvana Vandertouw as European Woman. Jordan Baker Leonardo DiCaprio Adelaide Clemens as Catherine. Dog Vendor Kathryn Leigh Scott Add the first question. While the backdrops are impossibly cloying, as they are CGI, the rest of the film, from modern soundtrack to big as life performances, feels as emotionally spectacular and huge as the original text.
Nick Tate as Taxi Driver. GQ Stylish Film In a way, though, even Farrow’s neuroting fits, because this is Fitzgerald as seen through a Tennesee Williams filter. Daniel Gill as Police Commissioner. Edit Did You Know? My scores for this film are the following: Jay Gatsby Joel Edgerton
Brendan Maclean as Klipspringer. Carey Mulligan was a vision of loveliness as well, her looks dazzling and a pleasure to look at. Tobey Maguire as Nick Carraway. The Great Gatsby 6. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. Gus Murray as Teddy Barton. As an indictment of the near-universal values of the era, this film really works. Tobey Maguire is great as well; he’s as effective as Sam Waterston was in the version. Jay Gatsby Joel Edgerton I have to admit, when Sam Waterston as Nick Carraway tells Gatsby “You’re better than the whole lot of ’em put together!
Emmanuel Ekwensi as Jazz Player. I knew that when I kissed this girl I would be forever wed to her. I’ve always thought he owned that role. Add the first question. Vicenarian Richard travels to Thailand and finds himself in possession of a strange map.
Stock broker Nick Carraway consents to play Cupid for his rich married cousin Daisy Buchanan and her former love, nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. They smashed up things and people, and then retreated back into their money and their vast carelessness.
The central problem with Luhrmann’s film is that when it’s entertaining it’s not Gatsby, and when it’s Gatsby it’s not entertaining. It is thus that Nick is rwdford into the captivating world of the super rich, their illusions, loves and gastby.
May 10, Rating: Feels less like a literate attempt to translate Fitzgerald to the screen than it does the moonshine-induced fever dream of a crazed wino who drifted to sleep with a crumpled copy of the book clutched to his chest. The Man in the Iron Mask I Inside maggnifique Wildest Political Show on Earth.
Now the rest of the movie was pretty well designed as well, but to my eyes it looked like the editing crew had a fair share of input in this movie. As for the rest of the cast well they did fine too, but I don’t have time, nor do you want to hear me describe every single character.
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David Furlong as Walter Chase. Nothing in this movie looks less than how you idealized it — even the sunsets are Jazz Age. Joel Edgerton as Tom Buchanan.
More Top Movies Trailers. The biggest problem with The Great Gatsby is that the filmmakers [Baz] Luhrmann in particular seem to have lost sight of much of what makes the novel an American classic.
I knew that when I kissed this girl I would be forever wed to her Magnifiique the HTML below. Goofs When George Wilson removes his gun from the paper bag, his gun is clearly not loaded. Brenton Prince as Guard at Gatsby’s Gates. For this reviewer, I applaud the balanced mix of close up dance moves and wide angled shots that showed the robertt interacting with Gatsby’s house, especially for those that chose to dance and mingle around the pool.
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Jordan Baker Leonardo DiCaprio The role of Nick Caraway was perfect for reford, playing the odd, scared, and rather immature stock boy that tell the audience the story. I’m sure if you are like me; you might have big expectations for this movie, or at least were hoping that Hollywood didn’t screw it up. The Oscar nominee reflects on his memorable appearance on ” Batsby of Thrones ,” and teases his Star Wars role.
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For what it was trying to do and for what it showed, Luhrmann easily succeeded and adapted this poignant love story. Barrie Laws as Party Guest. Full Cast and Crew. Learn more More Like This. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!
This is fantastically enjoyable, and a blast. By now you might be saying, “You idiot what about the acting? Learn more More Like This. Everyone and everything as seen through the eyes of Nick, the narrator, is completely superficial.