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Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Baz Luhrmann’s lush retelling of Fitzgerald’s classic

 The Great Gatsby is among the greatest
10.08.2012 | | Posted at 09:56 AM
By David Luhrssen
  F. Scott Fitzgerald was one of 20th century America’s great writers and like many important authors of his era, he tried his hand in Hollywood. Scott Donaldson’s biography F. Scott Fitzgerald: Fool for Love is concerned chiefly with the author’s relations with women and class, which he correctly identifies as the twin cylinders of his creative engine. Hollywood occupies relat...