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


The Great Gatsby

Released: 1925
Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby

Released: 1974
Director: Jack Clayton
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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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In the Book In the Movie
   Gatsby has a relationship with self made millionaire, Dan Cody. This character is left out completely.
   Gatsby tells Nick that his real name is James Gats. He never reveals his real name.
   The man that Nick refers to as "Owl Eyes" who he sees at one of Gatsby's parties. He later drives his car into a ditch. He doesn't appear.
   It has been 5 years since Daisy and Gatsby have seen each other. It is 8 years since their last meeting.
   Nick first talks to Gatsby during the first party he attends and doesn't realize it is Gatsby he is talking to. Nick is summoned to meet Gatsby at his party.
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In the book when Daisy and Gatsby reunited it was raining, In the movie it was completely sunny out.
05 Feb 2015 Anonymous
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
20 Nov 2014 Anonymous
I be pimpin'
27 Oct 2014 Anonymous
I be pimpin' my Shoes.
27 Oct 2014 Anonymous

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