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The Great Gatsby (2013 Movie) is Nearly Here

It is no secret that The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald is one of my favorite novels of all time.  I try to re-read the book once every twenty four months.  A new movie version of the classic American novel will be hitting the big screen within a month!  I have been writing about Warner Bros. new film version of the classic novel since May of 2012.  It was intended to be a Christmas Day 2012 release, but was pushed back to a spring/summer 2013 release.  Leonardo DiCaprio will portray the iconic Jay Gatsby in the movie set to hit theaters on May 10th, 2013.  Here is a new, recently released teaser:






As I have said before, I am not much of a movie guy, but I am really excited about heading to the theater to see Baz Luhrmann's (director) adaption of The Great Gatsby.  I am not sure if it will be a "summer blockbuster" (of course there is snow on my lawn as I type this, thanks Michigan,) but I think it will be a great film.  The visuals (from the previews) are amazing, and I think highly of the cast.  Anyone else excited to see this movie?  What are some films you are looking forward to this summer?

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