Ok, then, let’s compare the characters in the two great gatsby movies, head to head jay gatsby: robert redford (1974) vs leonardo dicaprio (2013) redford is really the perfect jay gatsby. The great gatsby, written in 1925, and the movie directed by baz luhrmann in 2013 these differences are examples of how times have really changed in 1925, instances of racism and sexism were not uncommon however, racism and sexism are not really tolerated or accepted in today's time. Comparative essay on destructive nature of dreams in the great gatsby and american gangster great gatsby a novel by famous american writer f scott fitzgerald is a love story set in the period of 1920‟s. Like gatsby, hov came up as a hustler, but rather than hide in shame over his shady past, jay embraced it and employed a clever annie sample to boot i just wanna love u (give it 2 me) the great jay gatsby would throw the swankiest of house parties in hopes of luring his true love daisy buchanan to his long island, new york, mansion.
The great gatsby: book versus movie 'gatsby' obsessive jon reiner analyzes the liberties that baz luhrmann takes in adapting the novel—what he gets right and what he gets wrong.
In both book and movie, gatsby is waiting for a phone call from daisy, but in the film, nick calls, and gatsby gets out of the pool when he hears the phone ring he’s then shot, and he dies believing that daisy was going to ditch tom and go way with him.
There is an excess of material that has been written on the great gatsby, and like many critics out there, i also have my thoughts on this great novel to me though, the most interesting aspect of the great gatsby is the setting, which is during the 1920’s, and how this novel also represents the life of f scott fitzgerald during this time period.