Carey Mulligan Confesses She Didn’t Love Her Work in ‘The Great Gatsby’

Director: Baz Luhrmann
Box office: 351 million USD
Budget: 105 million USD
Awards: Academy Award for Best Costume Design
Critic reviews
Baz Luhrmann is a polarizing director.

S. Jhoanna Robledo
Common Sense Media
Those looking for something more sophisticated (but no less visually entertaining ) than the average summer blockbuster, Great Gatsby 3D offers a mix of old Hollywood grandeur and new Hollywood edge.
Kofi Outlaw
Screen Rant
Despite DiCaprio’s prize performance, purists will fume, but even as lit-crashing razzle-dazzle entertainment Luhrmann’s adaptation is a candelabrum too far.

Ian Nathan
Some will find that this fresh-faced Baz Luhrmann/Leonardo DiCaprio movie infuses the classic book with new life. That may be good. But is it a great Gatsby?
Paul Asay
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