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The Great Gatsby

$51M for Gatsby

Talk about top-heavy box-office. The Great Gatsby has collected $51 million on its opening weekend, coming in 2nd after Iron Man 3 with $72M. On virtually the same number of screens (3500 vs 3300) Gatsby earned 10x more than the closest 3rd place opener Pain and Gain at $5M.

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Carey Mulligan Revives Daisy in Vogue

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Both times F. Scott’s Daisy has been brought to the big screen it’s been with graceful, vulnerable, childlike actresses. That is about right if you look strictly at the text. If you want Daisy, though, to be more like Fitzgerald’s troubled wife Zelda (maybe the original manic pixie dream girl) ...

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The Great Gatsby UK Trailer

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By now, I’m having a hard time telling the difference between the trailers — but here you go.  What we’re looking for with this film is whether it will be Leonardo DiCaprio’s nomination and possible win at last.  Knowing what I do about Academy voters it probably won’t be. Leo ...

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The Great Gatsby pushed to Summer, 2013

Speculation throughout Twitter about why Warner Bros. has decided to move Gatsby to Summer, 2013. The season is too crowded, they don’t want to compete against themselves, they need a much bigger space to release this pic…either way, it remains a highly anticipated film. What do you think?

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