What's the Difference between The Great Gatsby the Book and The Great Gatsby the Movie?

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The Great Gatsby

53%
Released: 1925
Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby

47%
Released: 1974
Director: Jack Clayton
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In the Book In the Movie
Jay Gatsby
Jay Gatsby
Portrayed by: Robert Redford
Daisy Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Portrayed by: Mia Farrow
Nick Caraway
Nick Caraway
Portrayed by: Sam Waterston
Tom Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
Portrayed by: Bruce Dern
The Great Gatsby Book vs Movie
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This Spoils the Ending
In the Book In the Movie
   Nick meets Tom at his door. He meets him at the dock and are then driven to the house.
   Tom leaves for a phone call after talking with Nick about the Butler's nose. He leaves after talking about whites being the superior race.
   Tom is a large hulking man. He is of average size
   Myrtle was said to be ugly and overweight. She is skinny and attractive.
   Tom hits Myrtle because she mentions Daisy's name. Myrtle says that Tom is clumsy and this causes him to get angry and hit her.
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yyehaaa ride em cowboy!!!
03 Jan 2015 Anonymous
my name is riaz sajan. this is my favorite book/movie in the whole wide world. it makes me so happy that i literally fart and jump in the air whenever i read its voluptuous pages. <3 <3 <3 I LOVE MY LIFE AND ALL OF YOU GUYS!!! ps you guys are my only friends :(
03 Jan 2015 Anonymous
It says 1974 at the top of the page dummy
19 Dec 2014 Anonymous
compare the meeting between gatsby and daisy in the ,movie and in the book
15 Dec 2014 Anonymous
Fuck right in the pussy
10 Dec 2014 Anonymous
sup pus
20 Nov 2014 Anonymous
Niggers
20 Nov 2014 Anonymous
I be pimpin'
27 Oct 2014 Anonymous
I be pimpin' my Shoes.
27 Oct 2014 Anonymous
sup' again word out dawgs.
27 Oct 2014 Anonymous


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