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Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974

May 8, 2013, 5:38 pm
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • While Baz Lurman's 'The Great Gatsby' is all set to release this Friday, we look at the 1974 film which starred Robert Redford in the lead role.
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Based on a novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald by the same name, the 1974 film was directed by Jack Clayton.
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Robert Redford played the character of Jay Gatstby which in the 2013 film will be played by Leonardo Di Caprio.
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • The romantic drama featured actress Mia farrow as Daisy Buchanan.
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • The film was praised for its interpretation and staying true to the novel, but was criticized for lacking any true emotion or feelings towards the Jazz Age.
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • The film won two Academy Awards that year- for Best Costume Design (Theoni V. Aldredge) and Best Music (Nelson Riddle).
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Actor Bruce Dern played Tom Buchanan in the original film. The role will be reprised by Tobey Maguire in the 2013 film.
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Interestingly Mia farrow was pregnant duirng the filming of 'The Great Gatsby'. Her baby bump was camouflaged by flowing silk dresses.
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Produced by Paramount Pictures, it was third film based on the novel. The earlier two films came out in 1929 (Silent) and 1946.
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Even though the film received mixed response from the audience and critics, it was declared as a Box Office success.
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974
  • Flashback: Stills from 'The Great Gatsby' movie of 1974