Based on the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, this drama focuses on mysterious man of wealth Jay Gatsby (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his love for the beautiful -- and married -- Daisy Buchanan (Carey Mulligan). Baz Luhrmann directs the film in 3D, with Isla Fisher,Tobey Maguire, and Joel Edgerton rounding out the starring cast.
Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby" starring Leonardo DiCaprio will be released on Blu-ray, DVD and digital download on Aug. 27, and Speakeasy has an exclusive clip of a behind-the-scenes featurette. http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2013/08/20/behind-the-scen more
The visual effects used in Baz Luhrmann's update of "The Great Gatsby" were heavily divisive , with some praising the film's bold aesthetics and others lambasting its overzealousness. Now the movie's production team has released a revelatory reel dissecti more
News report: "Now You See Me" opens to $27 million, $10 million more than estimates.
News report: "The Great Gatsby" on pace to take in more than $330 million at box office.
Ah, gee me, gee you, what-do-ya-know? You actually can make money at more
With director Louis Leterrier’s (The Incredible Hulk) magician-centered thriller Now You See Me opening May 31st, I recently went to New Orleans to interview the cast. For those unfamiliar with the story, it follows an FBI squad on the heels of a team of more
For anyone who's watched Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby," you may know that Isla Fisher's Myrtle knows how to steal a scene. Read More... http://www.hitfix.com/news/isla-fisher-talks-great-gatsby-i-was-nervous-she-wouldnt-make-an-impact
Baz Luhrmann's boisterous and opulent "The Great Gatsby" has overcome some withering reviews to emerge as an unlikely box office hit.
Warner Bros. announced Friday that the Roaring '20s love story has crossed the $100 million mark domestically after 14 more
Not too shabby, old sport. Baz Luhrmann's "Great Gatsby" opened to an impressive $51.1 million weekend. The adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's celebrated novel performed strongly at the box office, bringing an estimated $19.37 million on its opening day. more
Baz Luhrmann may be the last guy in the world who needs to make a movie in 3-D. In previous films like Romeo + Juliet, Australia, and especially Moulin Rouge!, the whirling-dervish director has turned the screen into a mad circus of razzle-dazzle firework more
Filmmakers who adapt a novel are not beholden to the major themes of that novel. They’re free to take away what they want to see and leave the richer aspects of the material behind. Such is the case with Baz Luhrmann‘s adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald‘s more
We love David Koechner's character Roy . We love him even more when he's reviewing "The Great Gatsby." Let this be the final word on Baz Lurhmann's latest opus: the chairs sucked. Read More...
Baz Luhrmann’s bombastic big screen adaptation of “The Great Gatsby,” is like drinking cheap booze to excess. It’s unpleasant going down, and even worse coming back up, but when the experience is o... http://www.starpulse.com/news/ more
What are critics saying about "The Great Gatsby" and "Peeples"? Here's a survey of the reviews. Read More... http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2013/05/10/review-revue-the-great-gatsby-peeples/?mod=WSJBlog
After four wildly different tries at bringing F. Scott Fitzgerald's much-admired tome The Great Gatsby to the silver screen, I'm starting to think it may simply be unadaptable. Maybe the acknowledgement of such will keep hubristic filmmakers like Baz Luhr more
With Baz Luhrmann's latest extravaganza about to hit theaters, Wrap critic Alonso Duralde looks at the Australian filmmaker's career, tracing his work from "Strictly Ballroom" in 1992 to "The Great Gatsby."
Luhrmann's "trademark crazy visuals" were the more
Everything about The Great Gatsby is bold. It's Moulin Rouge -meets-the Jazz Age, and Baz Luhrmann is the star. The film is everything the trailer promises -- loud, frenetic and fun -- but when the style-over-substance take on the material wears thin, wha more