It’s hard not to fall in love with anything inspired by the decadent glam of The Great Gatsby, and the elegance of the Roaring Twenties. There’s just something about vintage bridal veils, old fashioned bar carts, and the Art Deco style that immediately makes any event seem classy and cool. Here’s five wedding details we’re [...] Eye Candy: 1920s Vintage Elegance
Charlize Theron is bright yellow while out and about on Tuesday (May 14) in West Hollywood, Calif. The night before, the 37-year-old actress and her mom Gerda spent time together while watching The Great Gatsby at ArcLight Cinemas in Hollywood. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Charlize Theron Last week, Charlize was spotted heading [...]
CANNES, France (Reuters) - The Cannes film festival may get some of its swagger back on Wednesday when it opens with Baz Luhrmann's lavish 3D period drama "The Great Gatsby", an opportunity to shed the caution of recent years overshadowed by broader ec...
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Hot on the heels of The Great Gatsby's box office success, Hollywood has optioned the Medieval Times chain of historical reenactments/restaurants for a movie deal. This could be the biggest display of theme-restaurant synergy to hit the silver screen since Mac and Me: [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
By now, we've talked plenty about Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby — we've discussed the soundtrack, Leo's entrance, the terrible ADR — but there's one more topic that Vulture would like to bring up: the cars. Did you notice the driving scenes in that movie? They were unexpectedly exciting, all ... More »
Kicking off his week with a trip to the movies, Adam Lambert took in a screening of “The Great Gatsby” in Hollywood last night (May 13). The “For Your Entertainment” singer exited the ArcLight Hollywood Cinema with a friend and seemed...Show More Summary
The Cannes Film Festival kicks off tomorrow with a screening of The Great Gatsby, and the only thing more glamorous than the parties on the big screen, will be the ones happening outside. Leonardo DiCaprio might have said best when he compared going to Cannes to entering the helicopter scene in La Dolce Vita. Show More Summary
Singing and Bling Ring–ing! Bare-knuckle boxing and bare-necked bloodsucking! Welcome to the 2013 Cannes Film Festival, beginning tomorrow with opening-night film The Great Gatsby … which has already been out in the United States for several days. But not to worry: There are still plenty of intriguing films that Vulture ... More »
Home: Nick's Grad School Digs House Tour Closet: Brooks Brothers Great Gatsby Collection Kitchen: A Refreshing Winter Salad: Kale, Almonds, and Pomegranate We often call beautiful sights "a feast for the eyes," we say that lovely things...Show More Summary
My expectations were fairly low when I went to see The Great Gatsby (in 3D) (duh) last night. I had heard from a few people that it was especially bad and, even aside from that, the fact that it was about two and a half hours long did NOT make me think it would be [...]
CANNES, France -- Baz Luhrmann might never have gone on to direct "The Great Gatsby" – or anything else, for that matter – if not...
The Parisian eyewear company Lafont has unveiled two adaptations of one of its earliest styles—the Pantos—timed with the much-anticipated release of The Great Gatsby at the Cannes Film Festival on May 15. The stainless-steel Gatsby ($345),...Show More Summary
Drew Brees is a great football player and better husband because he enthusiastically dressed the part for his recent trip to the movie theater to watch The Great Gatsby with his wife. Lob Shots (h/t Next Impulse Sports) spotted the following...Show More Summary
This is the infamous crash scene in the 1949 adaptation of The Great Gatsby. Looks real to me. Read more...
With The Great Gatsby back in the news because of Baz Luhrmann’s new film version, so too is the special kind of narrator Fitzgerald enlisted for his great novel. On Twitter the other day I suggested the term “onlooker narrator” for Nick Carraway’s kind; in The Rhetoric of Fiction, Wayne C. Show More Summary
Here's my final set of my favorite 20 movie moments that take something essential about the novel, and put them into cinematic terms.
Everyone's talking about Gatsby: the newest cinematic take on Fitzgerald's classic drama made big bucks last weekend at the box office despite disappointing reviews. Read more...
With all the fanfare around the new movie version of The Great Gatsby, directed by Baz Luhrmann with a screenplay by Luhrmann and Craig Pearce, it's a great time to go back to the book and be reminded of F. Scott Fitzgerald's elegant, graceful writing.