A would-be writer, Nick Carraway leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922, an era of loosening morals, glittering jazz, bootleg kings, and skyrocketing stocks. Chasing his own American dream, Nick lands next door to a mysterious, party-giving millionaire, Jay Gatsby. It is thus that Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the super rich, their illusions, loves, and deceits.
Long Island (N.Y.) -- Drama.
Married women -- Drama.
Rich people -- Drama.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Bazmark Films (Firm), production company.
DiCaprio, Leonardo, actor.
Edgerton, Joel, 1974- actor.
Luhrmann, Baz, film director, film producer, screenwriter.
Maguire, Tobey, 1975- actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. Great Gatsby.
Mulligan, Carey, 1985- actor.
Pearce, Craig (Screenwriter), screenwriter.
Red Wagon Entertainment (Firm), production company.
Village Roadshow Pictures, production company.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ), production company.