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This week we put the spotlight on The Great Gatsby it's starring funny is it's a thirteen version of a classic novel in three -- It's really -- -- vision and it stars Leonardo DiCaprio Justin your thoughts.
Well I thought this was a great movie experience this is what movies are all about it has everything and it that the use of 3-D.
The music he's acting the costumes and sets it's all here you have to see this on the big screen.
To really get the full impact.
-- I'm gonna -- it's just so big the whole thing.
And let's -- -- the co stars honorary mention DiCaprio RS but there's all there are a lot of big stars in the fountain.
Right so Leo is obviously Jay Gatsby and we have Carey Mulligan -- his love interest use her name is the easy and then Tobey Maguire he plays Carolyn who's actually books narrator.
And they actually.
Put him -- as a central character in the film.
Which -- interesting I don't think it quite work so well as it -- in the book it's a little bit superfluous it's a much needed character.
But it gets to be in the way sometimes -- -- had Joel Edgerton plays.
Daisies husband who's a very he's.
He's jealous husband but he's also womanizer and a -- person and so he actually very good -- -- -- and I think we're gonna see.
A lot more of him in the future he didn't really good job -- -- -- Asher Allen Fisher hurt part was really cut down in this movie from the book.
Her book or her character in the book actually has much more of a an impact on the overall events and she's kind of just thrown in the beginning and end of this film.
But that's not to diminish her.
Her talent she's very good and I was surprised at how she played the character when she first came on screen honestly I'd expect that character to talk that way and she did such a great job.
Let's talk about the stars on the soundtrack because.
I felt that this would be a different movie if it had different music and as you know as learning intends to do that -- some modern spin on these classic story.
And that bear the sound track is very -- Aaron and I think that that is -- moves things along the top tell me a little bit about what you know on the soundtrack -- easy and many more.
Well he's at the soundtrack is very modern -- it's not.
All modern -- it's a clash between hip hop house music.
And jets 1920s chance any of yachts and Jay-Z and and Gershwin and it's so cool and it actually creates this.
Chaos and and the clash of the music that really.
You know accentuates.
The toxicity of this time and it exemplifies this.
There's almost soundness.
And columnist it is to everything that's going on and I think that music was really one of the most amazing parts about this bill.
Yes the green and what did you think of Leo's performance.
Imagine another person playing Jay -- -- in Leonardo DiCaprio he did such a great.
Great job now and I.
It is an exact.
Almost identical adaptation -- -- -- page for page everything that happens in the book happens in the movie.
Exactly the same way.
Now it's the style that's completely different so you have to actually be willing to accept that -- -- -- easy blend of genres styles stuff all over the place in your face it is in your -- all the time.
And thinking about -- and -- comparing it see other Nazis you that you might compare it to Romeo and Juliette courts.
Some of -- other you know he took a story to people familiar Clinton any Clinton.
His I kept thinking of running and -- and again that was big movie -- I mean growing up and I love that movie in it -- laundry she also dead.
If anything just like Romeo and Juliette.
His version reintroduce the whole generation to Shakespeare this actually might reintroduce a whole younger generation of like thirteen to.
Today eighteen year -- and two FF Scott FitzGerald and and early classic American literature.
And -- -- -- box office lies can cats take on Iron Man three what do you think they're different sounds absolutely and I'm not an accident and I -- Iron Man three is now the second highest opening weekend.
Film of all time and those numbers are they're gonna go down because it's the second weekend for Iron Man three.
But I still think it's gonna kick gets -- but unfortunately.
-- are moviegoers shout out -- Three reasons you may out it's your moviegoing list.
Well first and foremost it's for fans -- Baz Luhrmann so like I said earlier you have to be willing to accept his style to really.
-- -- -- Get into this film and also ounce -- of American.
Literature if you enjoyed the book you'll certainly get something at least this film star and then.
The music and music it's all about the music and what a great soundtrack it is and how it treats this whole world so.
-- experience in the theater to hear that sound everything the sound the visual style if it's just a great experience that.
It is 411 on the big screen we have much more on all of these bounds on -- or on one dot com.
Where you can also find Justin's full reviews thanks for joining us.
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