The Great Gatsby | reviewed by: William O'Donnell | May 24, 2013
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Sometimes seems just as frivolous as the idle rich characters. Not as jazzy as one might hope for an adaptation.
genre Drama
synopsis Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his neighbor, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle, becoming a witness to obsession and tragedy.
lead actors Robert Redford | Mia Farrow | Bruce Dern | Karen Black | Sam Waterston | Scott Wilson | Lois Chiles
director Jack Clayton