The Great Gatsby: Taking on Fitzgerald
- 16 May 2013
- From the section Entertainment & Arts
The European premiere of Baz Luhrmann's version of The Great Gatsby was the opening film of this year's Cannes Film Festival.
As one of the most eagerly anticipated releases of the summer, it has already taken more than $50m at the box office on its opening weekend in America.
Here's my report on the latest attempt to bring F Scott Fitzgerald's book to life.