Don’t F with the Original: The Great Gatsby

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© Copyright Paramount Pictures

In anticipation of Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby in 3D, Nick and Dimitri discuss Jack Clayton’s 1974 adaptation of the classic modernist novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Then they spend a good ten minutes mocking the casting of Tobey Maguire as Nick Carraway in the upcoming flick. Come back next time as we discuss the Star trek franchise.

  • 00:00     Introduction
  • 00:41     The Great Gatsby (1974)
  • 15:57     A Digression about Tristram Shandy
  • 18:16     Our Expectations for the 2013 Remake
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