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The Great Gatsby ()


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A Jazz Age bootlegger learns the hard way about the wages of sin.

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Jay Gatsby
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Daisy Buchanan
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Nicholas 'Nick' Carraway
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Jordan Baker
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Tom Buchanaan
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Wilson
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Myrtle Wilson
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Dan Cody
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Myron Lupus
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Klipspringer
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Drunken Guest at Party
Walter Greaza ...
Kinsella
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Mavromichaelis
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Real Estate Man
Diane Nance ...
Pamela
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Reba
Jack Gargan ...
Gold Pro
Laura Mason ...
Twin (as Lynne Romer)
Jean Romer ...
Twin
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John Alban ...
Patent Medicine King (uncredited)
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Waiter (uncredited)
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Businessman at Accident (uncredited)
Bruce Carruthers ...
One of Gatsby's Servants (uncredited)
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One of Gatsby's Servants (uncredited)
Robert Cunningham ...
Cop (uncredited)
James Davis ...
Truck Driver (uncredited)
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Hula Dancer (uncredited)
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Party Guest (uncredited)
Nancy Duke ...
Rita Willis (uncredited)
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New York Woman (uncredited)
Phyllis Godfrey ...
One of Gatsby's Servants (uncredited)
Lisa Golm ...
Pamela's Nurse (uncredited)
Marion Gray ...
One of Gatsby's Servants (uncredited)
Marc Hamilton ...
Party Guest (uncredited)
Sam Harris ...
Party Guest (uncredited)
Len Hendry ...
Party Guest (uncredited)
Lucille House ...
Girl Rider (uncredited)
Jerry James ...
Party Guest (uncredited)
Howard Joslin ...
Waiter (uncredited)
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Producer (uncredited)
Dee La Nore ...
Party Guest (uncredited)
James Lee ...
Party Guest (uncredited)
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Ella Cody (uncredited)
William Meader ...
Director (uncredited)
Ralph Montgomery ...
On-looker at Accident (uncredited)
George Murray ...
Cully Benson, Real Estate Man (uncredited)
Hugh Murray ...
Buchanan Butler (uncredited)
Herbert Naish ...
Sailor (uncredited)
Gordon Nelson ...
Gatsby's Butler (uncredited)
Byron Poindexter ...
Army Officer (uncredited)
Hal Rand ...
Party Guest (uncredited)
Renee Randall ...
Actress at Party (uncredited)
Jack Roberts ...
Businessman at Accident (uncredited)
William Self ...
Collegian (uncredited)
Bill Sheehan ...
Waiter at New York Hotel (uncredited)
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Maharaja (uncredited)
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Cop at Accident Scene (uncredited)
Bob Templeton ...
Fiance (uncredited)

Directed by

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Elliott Nugent

Written by

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F. Scott Fitzgerald ... (novel)
 
Owen Davis ... (play)
 
Cyril Hume ... (writer)
 
Richard Maibaum ... (writer)

Produced by

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Richard Maibaum ... producer

Music by

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Robert Emmett Dolan

Cinematography by

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John F. Seitz

Film Editing by

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Ellsworth Hoagland

Editorial Department

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Floyd Knudtson ... assistant cutter

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Roland Anderson
Hans Dreier

Set Decoration by

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Sam Comer
Ray Moyer

Costume Design by

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Edith Head

Makeup Department

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Edith Keon ... hair stylist
Hal Lierley ... makeup artist
Nellie Manley ... hair stylist
Lenore Weaver ... hair stylist
Wally Westmore ... makeup artist

Production Management

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Frank Caffey ... production manager
Richard Johnston ... production manager
Charles Woolstenhulme ... production manager (as Chas. Woolstenhulme)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Lewis Allen ... second unit director
Henry E. Brill ... second assistant director
Herbert Coleman ... assistant director (as William H. Coleman)
Richard Maibaum ... second unit director
Michael D. Moore ... second assistant director

Art Department

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Roy Kreuger ... props

Sound Department

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Hugo Grenzbach ... sound
Wallace Nogle ... stage engineer
Walter Oberst ... sound
Gordon Rayburn ... sound recordist

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Jan Domela ... special photographic effects
Farciot Edouart ... process photography
Gordon Jennings ... special photographic effects
Irmin Roberts ... special photographic effects

Camera and Electrical Department

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Otto Pierce ... camera operator
Harlow Stengel ... assistant camera
Walt Taylor ... gaffer
Fred True ... grip
Jack Koffman ... still photographer (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Bert McKay ... casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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John A. Anderson ... wardrobe
Joan Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)

Music Department

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Daniele Amfitheatrof ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Phil Boutelje ... music advisor (uncredited)
Gerard Carbonara ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Sidney Cutner ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Robert Emmett Dolan ... musical director (uncredited)
George Parrish ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Miklós Rózsa ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Leo Shuken ... composer: stock music (uncredited) / orchestrator (uncredited)
Van Cleave ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew

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Irving Cooper ... dialogue coach
Josephine Earl ... dance director
William J. Hole Jr. ... script supervisor (as Wm. Hole)
Sam Ledner ... dance supervisor
Bill Cunningham ... publicist (uncredited)

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifetyle of his landlord, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle, becoming a witness to obsession and tragedy. Written by Cleo

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Also Known As
  • Le prix du silence (France)
  • Der große Gatsby (Germany)
  • Cruel Mentira (Portugal)
  • Grandezas que matan (Uruguay)
  • Il grande Gatsby (Italy)
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Runtime
  • 91 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia Howard Da Silva also appeared in the 1974 film version of The Great Gatsby (1974) as the gangster Meyer Wolfsheim. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in The Screen Writer (1950). See more »
Soundtracks There's a Rainbow 'Round My Shoulder See more »

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