| May 12, 2013
| 8:56 AM
“The Great Gatsby” wasn’t the No. 1 film at the box office this weekend, but Warner Bros. executives may be breaking out the bubbly anyway.
Baz Luhrmann's 3-D take on of F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1920s novel lost out to “Iron Man 3,&...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Baz Luhrmann's big-screen adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1925 novel "The Great Gatsby" isn't set to hit theaters until May 10, but long before the first flapper has flapped, it's become one of the most name-checked, on-trend, fashion-influencing...
| Apr 20, 2013
Of all the "Gatsby" partnerships, Brooks Bros.' 53-piece menswear collection may be the most high-profile — and most authentic.
"F. Scott Fitzgerald was actually a Brooks Bros. customer," said Arthur Wayne, vice president of global public...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:00 AM
F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby" is widely recognized as a literary masterwork. Yet as even the book's editor, Maxwell Perkins, said to Fitzgerald about a draft of the 1925 novel, the title character "is somewhat vague."
Hazy doesn't work in...
| May 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Literary scholars and film experts will debate whether F. Scott Fitzgerald would have embraced or abhorred a big-budget 3-D version of “The Great Gatsby.” (Baz Luhrmann has speculated that the author, a famous showman, might have liked it.)...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 4:05 PM
During a honeymoon trip to Los Angeles, Chris Hansen and his new wife, Shoni, decided not to skimp on their visit to Universal Studios Hollywood.
They booked a pricey tour for the theme park that included a buffet lunch, an escort to the front of the...
| May 13, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Moviegoers have always loved seeing Leonardo DiCaprio sporting period costumes, just so long as it's not a fat suit. But as eye-popping as this weekend's box-office results were for "The Great Gatsby," not that many moviegoers felt compelled to watch...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:30 AM
When Sony Pictures decided against making Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby,” the studio feared its budget (slightly more than $100 million, thanks to hefty Australian rebates) and nearly century-old source material made it a risk not...
| May 14, 2013
| 6:00 AM
To judge by some of the reviews of the new film adaptation of "The Great Gatsby," you'd think Australian director Baz Luhrmann would be facing extradition for his crime against an American classic.
But I have a message for all those self-appointed...
| May 16, 2013
| 5:00 AM
CANNES, France -- The movie world feted an old friend Wednesday night, or at least an old sport.
Two weeks after celebrating Baz Luhrmann's big-budget adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel with a throwback party at the Plaza Hotel in New York,...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:23 AM
It's only fitting: F. Scott Fitzgerald lived in the south of France, and now his most famous character, Gatsby, is heading there.
Baz Luhrmann's adaptation of "The Great Gatsby" will open the Cannes Film Festival on May 15, festival organizers announced...