Posts Tagged ‘Great Gatsby’

Tarantino and Luhrmann: Two Tactful Giants for a Less-Than-Subtle World

For some an itch and for others a yearning, but we all like some subtlety. So it’s completely natural to love the movies of Quentin Tarantino and Baz Luhrmann—simultaneously. Some of the most sensitive, subtle material in current American film comes from these two directors. Draw a line between the...
October 8th, 2013 | Film | Read More

Seeing Jesus in The Great Gatsby

Last month the hotly anticipated adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s masterpiece novel, The Great Gatsby, hit theatres. Before seeing the film, I had my reservations about Baz Luhrman being at the helm, as well as misgivings about some of the casting choices (Tobey Maguire continues to ruin my...
June 7th, 2013 | Film | Read More