$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.
Posted On 12 May 2013

A Collection of Gatsby Clips…

Collider has posted some clips from Gatsby, five minutes worth. Check it out.
Posted On 28 Apr 2013

Gatsby Portraits in Vanity Fair

    From Vanity Fair.
Posted On 24 Apr 2013

Carey Mulligan Revives Daisy in Vogue

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...
Posted On 15 Apr 2013

The Great Gatsby UK Trailer

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...
Posted On 09 Apr 2013

New Gatsby Posters

Such Moving Pictures just posted these lovely Gatsby portraits. Gatsby seems destined, at the very least, for production design and costume nominations.
Posted On 31 Mar 2013

The New Gatsby Trailer – Baz Goes Big or Goes Home

I have always admired the balls-out approach to cinema Baz Luhrmann dishes up. But I am bracing myself for the reaction from the chattering class. Such giants streams of social networking, hive minds and mob behavior was not yet fully engaged when Moulin Rouge opened. I suspect...
Posted On 27 Mar 2013

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...
Posted On 06 Aug 2012