The Great Gatsby

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  • PG-13
  • 2013
  • 2 hr 22 min
  • 7.2  (486,473)
  • 55

The movie The Great Gatsby is based on a novel by the same name. The story is set in 1922 and is set around the life of millionaire Jay Gatsby and his neighbor named Nick. This story recalled the times of the Roaring Twenties before the Great Depression. This movie starts Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, and many other well-known actors. The character Nick lives in New York and is aspiring to be a stock broker. He is often hanging around his cousin Daisy and her husband. A women named Jordan is friends with Daisy where pressures her to date Nick. After handing around with his cousin he gets invited to a party hosted by Jay Gatsby. Gatsby was in love with Daisy at one point. Since she married another man he has become a self-made millionaire and purchases a home right next to hers. Daisy and Gatsby end up having an affair and Nick has knowledge of this. While she is having an affair her husband is also seeing a woman named Myrtle. Daisy’s husband ends up finding out about the affair. While Daisy and Gatsby are driving home Myrtle runs into the road and gets hit by the car they are in. She dies at the scene. Daisy and her husband make up and make plans to leave town. Gatsby is prepared to take the blame for Myrtle’s death. Myrtle’s husband thinks that she was having an affair with Gatsby and goes to him home. He finds Gatsby relaxing by his pool and shoots him. Nick is the only person willing to organize a funeral for Gatsby. There is a low turnout for Gatsby's funeral. None of his friends or lovers attended, Nick becomes annoyed with everyone’s decision not to go to the funeral. He gives up his home and job on the east coast and moves back to his home town.

The Great Gatsby
Baz Luhrmann On The Novel
Baz Luhrmann On The Novel

Behind the Scenes - 18 sec

Carey Mulligan On Working With Baz Luhrmann And Auditioning
Carey Mulligan On Working With Baz Luhrmann And Auditioning

Behind the Scenes - 44 sec

Isla Fisher On Working With Baz Luhrmann
Isla Fisher On Working With Baz Luhrmann

Behind the Scenes - 28 sec

The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby

Trailer - 2 min 27 sec

The Great Gatsby (Trailer 1)
The Great Gatsby (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 2 min 28 sec

Tobey Maguire On The Feel Of The Film
Tobey Maguire On The Feel Of The Film

Behind the Scenes - 22 sec

Description
The movie The Great Gatsby is based on a novel by the same name. The story is set in 1922 and is set around the life of millionaire Jay Gatsby and his neighbor named Nick. This story recalled the times of the Roaring Twenties before the Great Depression. This movie starts Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, and many other well-known actors.

The character Nick lives in New York and is aspiring to be a stock broker. He is often hanging around his cousin Daisy and her husband. A women named Jordan is friends with Daisy where pressures her to date Nick. After handing around with his cousin he gets invited to a party hosted by Jay Gatsby. Gatsby was in love with Daisy at one point. Since she married another man he has become a self-made millionaire and purchases a home right next to hers. Daisy and Gatsby end up having an affair and Nick has knowledge of this. While she is having an affair her husband is also seeing a woman named Myrtle. Daisy’s husband ends up finding out about the affair. While Daisy and Gatsby are driving home Myrtle runs into the road and gets hit by the car they are in. She dies at the scene. Daisy and her husband make up and make plans to leave town. Gatsby is prepared to take the blame for Myrtle’s death. Myrtle’s husband thinks that she was having an affair with Gatsby and goes to him home. He finds Gatsby relaxing by his pool and shoots him.

Nick is the only person willing to organize a funeral for Gatsby. There is a low turnout for Gatsby's funeral. None of his friends or lovers attended, Nick becomes annoyed with everyone’s decision not to go to the funeral. He gives up his home and job on the east coast and moves back to his home town.

The Great Gatsby is a 2013 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 22 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.2 and a MetaScore of 55.

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The Great Gatsby is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at HBO Max, Hulu, Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent The Great Gatsby for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2013
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    2 hr 22 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (486,473)
  • Metascore
    55