The Great Gatsby (1974)


Thursday 15th August 8pm Wilfrid Noyce Centre

Run time: 144min

Certificate: 15

Year: 1974

Synopsis: Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his neighbor, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby’s circle becoming a witness to obsession and tragedy.

Official Trailer

Unofficial Trailer

Director: Jack Clayton, Room at the Top, The Innocents, Something Wicked
This Way Comes.

Writer: F. Scott Fitzgerald (novel), Francis Ford Coppola (screenplay)

Cast: Robert Redford, Mia Farrow, Bruce Dern

Awards won:
Academy Awards, USA 1975. Best Costume Design Theoni V. Aldredge
Best Music, Scoring Original Song Score and/or Adaptation Nelson Riddle.
Golden Globes, USA 1975. Winner Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture
Karen Black

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