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Troubles in Adaptation: The 2013 Adaptation of THE GREAT GATSBY

With class divides growing ever more troubling, a reader considers the failings of THE GREAT GATSBY adaptation's translation of Fitzgerald's commentary.

Gatsby vs. Gatsby: Comparing the 1974 Film and Baz Luhrmann’s Adaptation

In the past seven days, I’ve seen two film versions of The Great Gatsby: first I went to see Baz ...

5 Books for Baz Luhrmann’s Next Adaptation

Baz Luhrmann is the man who brought aquarium cute-meets and methamphetamines (not to mention a plus sign!!) to Romeo and ...

The Great Gatsby 3D: Movie Novelization

How closely will Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby 3D follow F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel? Based on the trailers we’ve seen so far, ...

Poster for the new THE GREAT GATSBY movie

Gotta say…..dead on to these eyes. Cautiously, carefully, guardedly optimistic….. (Check out our Confidence Index for projections on the film’s ...

The Confidence Index: Baz Luhrmann’s THE GREAT GATSBY

The Confidence Index….in which we assess the chance that an upcoming adaptation of a novel/book/short story/comic will not suck. A ...