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    New portraits of The Great Gatsby cast emerge

    Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming take on the classic American novel “The Great Gatsby” is quite possibly one of the most anticipated films of 2013. The film features an impressive soundtrack with a number of big names including Lana Del Rey and Beyonce but most importantly The Great Gatsby has a great cast. As we count down to […] More

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    Smash, Ep.2.12: “Opening Night” A Night That Fizzles Out

    When the term “opening night” is used in reference to a Broadway show or any type of theatre for that matter, it can evoke a nervous, edge of your seat feeling. Will the actors remember all their lines and cues? How will the press react? What will the audience think? Is it going to spark sold-out performances for the rest of its run? So when an episode of Smash titles itself “Opening Night” one can only hope it will be suspenseful and fill us (that tiny Smash audience that’s hanging on by the thinest piece of thread) with anxiety. But “Opening Night” completely fizzles out and lamely rests on plot lines Smash continues to rehash. More

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    ‘The Great Gatsby’, Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of the classic novel, gets a new trailer

    F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby has been widely acclaimed as one of the quintessential classic novels of American literature. As such, there have been numerous movie adaptations, the latest of which came in 1974, with a cast that featured Robert Redford and Mia Farrow. Director Baz Luhrmann, however, chose to tackle a new adaptation […] More

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    The Great Gatsby Image Gallery

    [quote by=”Synopsis”]The Great Gatsby follows Fitzgerald-like, would-be writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922, an era of loosening morals, glittering jazz, bootleg kings, and sky-rocketing stocks. Chasing his own American Dream, Nick lands next door to a mysterious, party-giving millionaire, Jay Gatsby, and […] More

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    Video Of The Day: The Films of Baz Luhrmann

    Kees van Dijkhuisen is back with his “Directors Montage Series” and this time he has taken on the work of Baz Luhrmann. This is the fifth of a year long-twelve-part homage series which has already featured the work of Sofia Coppola, Danny Boyle, David Fincher and Wes Anderson. All four of Luhrmann’s features are used […] More

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    Lurhmann looking to cast Daisy in The Great Gatsby

    Deadline is reporting on the increasing likelihood that The Great Gatsby, based on the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, will be Baz Luhrman’s next film. According to reports, Luhrmann did a workshop of the screenplay with Leonardo DiCaprio reading Jay Gatsby, Tobey Maguire reading Nick Carraway and Rebecca Hall (The Town) reading Daisy Buchanan. Apparently Luhrmann […] More

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    Baz Luhrmann taking on Gatsby?

    There’s been talk of Baz Luhrmann looking to create a new version of The Great Gatsby for some time, but up until now there have been few signs of progress. Last week (I have no idea how I missed this) a few new developments came out of the woodwork. First, a casting rumor tweeted by […] More