A New Trailer For ‘The Great Gatsby’ Is Here! [PHOTOS & VIDEO]

December 20th, 2012 // Leave a Comment

Baz Luhrmann‘s adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald‘s classic The Great Gatsby has debuted a new trailer that you can check out below. Launch the gallery to check out the newest character posters from the film.

This new trailer gives much greater hint about the type of drama that unfolds in this circle of would-be lovers, while also teasing the mystery of Gatsby’s mysterious wealth and connection to the shady character known as Meye Wolfsheim (Amitabh Bachchan).

This second full trailer gives us an even better look at what this film is going to be like. Here is the synopsis of the film… 

From the uniquely imaginative mind of writer/producer/director Baz Luhrmann comes the new big screen adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel, The Great Gatsby. The filmmaker will create his own distinctive visual interpretation of the classic story, bringing the period to life in a way that has never been seen before, in a film starring Leonardo DiCaprio in the title role. The Great Gatsby follows Fitzgerald-like, would-be writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922, an era of loosening morals, glittering jazz and bootleg kings.

Chasing his own American Dream, Nick lands next door to a mysterious, party-giving millionaire, Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her philandering, blue-blooded husband, Tom Buchanan. It is thus that Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the super-rich, their illusions, loves and deceits. As Nick bears witness, within and without the world he inhabits, he pens a tale of impossible love, incorruptible dreams and high-octane tragedy, and holds a mirror to our own modern times and struggles.

By Michael Prieve
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