An aspiring writer falls under the spell of an aloof millionaire with designs for the young scribe's unhappily married cousin in director Baz Luhrmann's adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's celebrated novel. It's the spring of 1922, and wide-eyed Midwesterner Nick Carraway (Tobey Maguire) has just moved to New York City in pursuit of the American Dream. Settling into a home next door to wealthy Jay Gatsby (Leonardo DiCaprio), Carraway grows increasingly fascinated by the elaborate parties held at his new neighbor's estate. Meanwhile, across the bay, Carraway's cousin Daisy (Carey Mulligan) flounders in her marriage to philandering aristocrat Tom Buchanan (Joel Edgerton). Inspired by the debauchery on display at Gatsby's wild parties and the lives of the wealthy elite, Carraway begins putting pen to paper as it gradually becomes clear that his cousin and the millionaire share a complicated romantic past that remains unresolved. Isla Fisher, Jason Clarke, and Elizabeth Debicki co-star.
Disc #1 -- The Great Gatsby 1. Scene 1 [11:03] 2. Scene 2 [11:49] 3. Scene 3 [11:32] 4. Scene 4 [10:21] 6. Scene 6 [10:43] 7. Scene 7 [12:06] 8. Scene 8 [1:25] 9. Scene 9 [8:20] 10. Scene 10 [2:59] 11. Scene 11 [12:57] 12. Scene 12 [12:22] 13. Scene 13 [9:10]
This third film version of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic 1925 novel was one of the
most hyped movies of the summer of 1974. Robert Redford stars as self-made millionaire Jay Gatsby, who uses his vast (and implicitly ill-gotten) fortune to ...