Baz Lhrmann's Response To The Great Gatsby

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“When I came back from the East last autumn I felt that I wanted the world to be in uniform and at a sort of moral attention forever; I wanted no more riotous excursions with privileged glimpses into the human heart. Only Gatsby, the man who gives his name to this book, was exempt from my reaction—Gatsby, who represented everything for which I have an unaffected scorn” (Fitzgerald 4). Nick goes west for a while, but comes back east to sell bond. He rents a small gardener’s house in between Gatsby and another godly rich East Egg. After meeting, Gatsby whisked Nick away to Gatsby’s grand parties, gantlet outings to the city, but all for the chance, for Gatsby to meet Daisy, Nick’s cousin. For Gatsby, is utterly infatuated with Daisy, but dear Daisy is already taken into vows of an unsound marriage. The Baz Luhrmann’s adaption and Woody Allen’s homage connect to the novel The Great Gatsby through: Characterization, Theme, symbolism and Music creation a captivating experience for the audience. The 2013 Baz Luhrmann adaption brought new vibes to connect an older story to a new generation. The music gave the capability to parallel the books mood and still have a connection with the audience in this generation. Luhrmann practically took every step with the movie, he guide many aspects of the film form directing to music. He shows the film part to the artists to show them the emotion they need to portray to capture the essence of Scott Fitzgerald’s character. J.Z. and Luhrmann
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