I did not know what to expect upon watching the latest adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald’s famous novel.
It had been bashed by mixed reviews and as such my expectations were in “Neutral”. It’s been 12 hrs now and still, I continue to seek liaisons with the film that seems to have had a most powerful yet unanticipated impact on me.
I loved the acting, very much enjoyed the cinematography and found that the music (modern hits revised through a 20’s jazzy vibe) was a bold bet that paid off in most instances.
I definitely recommend this new Luhrmann- Di Caprio collaboration as a must see for movie and music lovers alike.
From the film’s ending credits – here is the XX: