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A Modern Take On Mia Farrow's 'Great Gatsby' Curly Crop

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 05.09.2013 | Style

Carey Mulligan makes for one cute debutante with her blinged-out bob in the 2013 movie remake of "The Great Gatsby." But we want to take a look back a...

3 Reasons 'Gatsby' Reviews Are Wrong

Kia Makarechi | Posted 07.08.2013 | Entertainment
Kia Makarechi

To hear the critics tell it, Baz Luhrmann's adaptation of "The Great Gatsby" is the disappointment of the year. There's not enough jazz, they say. There was no 3-D in the 1920s! It's two movies that don't fit together! Has Jay-Z even read the book?! If you're a fan of F. Scott Fitzgerald's book, take a deep breath. It's not as bad as they make it seem.

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Can Anybody Adapt 'Gatsby' So It Doesn't Fail? | Mallika Rao | Posted 05.09.2013 | Books

They "didn't come with soundtracks,” the author Mohsin Hamid recently mused in an essay on why he came to love novels. Readers of them, unlike movie...

The One Thing Leonardo DiCaprio Does Most Onscreen

The Huffington Post | Eva Hill | Posted 05.07.2013 | Entertainment

Leonardo DiCaprio stars in Baz Luhrmann's upcoming adaptation of "The Great Gatsby," which gives audiences yet another serving of DiCaprio's signature...

What You Can't Miss This Week

Posted 05.04.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next AvenueMOVIES "The Great Gatsby" Nearly 40 years have passed since Robert Redford wooed Mia Farrow in the cinematic adaptation ...

Yes, The Same Guy Made Both 'The Sunscreen Song' & 'The Great Gatsby'

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 04.30.2013 | Entertainment

If the name Baz Luhrmann sounds familiar and you're not a film buff, it's probably because he released "Everybody's Free (To Wear Sunscreen)," a late-...

LOOK: Did These Homes Inspire 'The Great Gatsby?'

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 05.20.2013 | HuffPost Home

The jury's still out on the actual mansions that influenced Fitzgerald, but we have a hunch these are the top candidates.

WATCH: 'Great Gatsby' Cupcakes, Mini-Meal

Posted 04.23.2013 | Books

For our third episode of our ongoing series collaboration with Book Expo America, "Have Your (Cup)Cake And Read It Too," Cassandra and I tackled F. Sc...

Lana Del Rey's 'Gatsby' Song Is Here

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 04.30.2013 | Entertainment

The soundtrack to the upcoming adaptation of "The Great Gatsby" boasts tracks from Beyonce, Florence + The Machine, Jay-Z, Lana Del Rey and The xx, am...

'Gatsby' Soundtrack Preview Missing Jay & Bey

Posted 04.16.2013 | Entertainment

Can't wait until the May release of "The Great Gatsby" and the film's accompanying soundtrack? Interscope released a new sampler this week, teasing 12...

Everyone Is On 'The Great Gatsby' Soundtrack

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 05.29.2013 | Entertainment

The "Great Gatsby" soundtrack was revealed Thursday, and Jay-Z has summoned an A-list class of singers and producers for the project. In addition ...

WATCH: Epic New 'Gatsby' Trailer Features Beyonce, Florence Henderson

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 04.23.2013 | Entertainment

With one month until the release of Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby," Warner Bros. has debuted a major new trailer for the film. "Mr. Gatsby, I'd ...

Beyonce's 'Gatsby' Plans

Posted 04.01.2013 | Entertainment

Beyonce is joining "The Great Gatsby." The singer has signed on to contribute to the soundtrack for the upcoming film adaptation, E! Online reports...

A Close Look At 'Gatsby'

Posted 04.23.2013 | Entertainment

Good news, "Gatsby" fans -- six new character posters have been released for the upcoming "Great Gatsby" film adaptation. The posters (shown below)...

Shirtless Leonardo DiCaprio Commits Adultery, Crashes A Car

Posted 03.27.2013 | Entertainment

After a delay of five months, the release of "The Great Gatbsy" is quickly approaching. To continue the countdown, Warner Bros. has debuted a new t...

PHOTOS: 9 Gorgeous Looks For A 'Great Gatsby' Wedding

Posted 02.20.2013 | Weddings

Ahh, "The Great Gatsby." Whatever your feelings on the canonical work, "Gatsby" is making a return to the spotlight -- in film form. While it won't ma...

LOOK: You'll Never Guess Which Famous Writer This Is

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A vintage photo of F. Scott Fitzgerald in full drag is making the blogosphere rounds. Buzzfeed reports that the photo was snapped in 1916 when the...

Jay-Z To Score 'The Great Gatsby'

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 01.02.2013 | Entertainment

Jay Gatsby, meet Jay-Z. Hov is reportedly the latest star to attach his name to the upcoming film adaptation of "The Great Gatsby." According to Je...

11 Movies That Are Better Than Their Books

Posted 12.27.2012 | Entertainment

After months of anticipation, Ang Lee's film adaptation of "Life of Pi" opened this November. The critically acclaimed novel of the same name by Yann ...

10 Clever Gift Ideas For Bookworms!

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.05.2012 | Teen

When it comes to buying gifts for a bookworm, the latest New York Times bestseller isn't necessarily the way to go. Instead of guessing on a new novel...

VOTE: What Is The Best Novel Of All Time?

Posted 08.20.2012 | Books

The Best Novel of All Time? It's an impossible statement of course, but while we wait for the big titles of the fall to hit, and everyone is talking a...

Baz Lurhmann On That 'Gatsby' Delay

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 08.16.2012 | Entertainment

News of "Great Gatsby" being delayed until next summer was met with a collective "aw, bummer!" Our friends at Vulture seem to have felt similarly miff...

'Youth And Beauty' Of The 1920s

Posted 07.05.2012 | Arts

The best summer shows are light and refreshing while still having the power to transport you from your surroundings. Since no era was as intoxicating ...

PHOTOS: Auditioning For 'The Great Gatsby,' Katy?

Posted 06.13.2012 | Style

Is Katy Perry auditioning for a walk-on role in "The Great Gatsby"? The singer looked Twenties-tastic at City of Hope's Music And Entertainment In...

PHOTOS: Auditioning For 'The Great Gatsby,' Katy?

Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Is Katy Perry auditioning for a walk-on role in "The Great Gatsby"? The singer looked Twenties-tastic at City of Hope's Music And Entertainment In...