Crazy in Love — Emeli Sandé and The Bryan Ferry Orchestra 10. Green Light featuring The xx 2:48 4. This cautionary tale explores the themes of decadence, moral corruption, idealism and excessall through the prism of the Jazz Age. Leonardo DiCaprio works well in the lead role as the mysterious Jay Gatsby, and the script keeps us intrigued as it slowly reveals new information about Gatsbysome of it is seemingly contradictory at times, which adds to the pleasure of having it all make sense in the end. His wife, Catherine Martin, is not only a co-producer on the film, but is also the production designer and costume designer. Music supervised and conducted by Nelson Riddle. So, it would seem perfect that director Baz Luhrmann would make a new feature film adaptation of this story.
And in many respects, it works. Ferrari on the piano, and performed by Jazz Ensemble. Hotel Sayre featuring Lana Del Rey 3:22 5. Buchanan Mansion and Daisy Suite 3:53 3. I'll also say that due to the reasonably interesting extras, I find myself appreciating what the filmmakers were attempting and the craft put into it than the actual result.
Interviews with music supervisor Anton Monsted, as well as Jay-Z, Craig Armsrong and Bryan Ferry are prominently featured, as well as a look at all the different artists that helped bring the musical soundscape of the film to life: Beyonce, Fergie, the xx, Lana Del Rey, and all discuss their involvement. While the picture's theme, which is the tragic nature of pure love in an impure world, is ultimately a false dichotomy and not one I personally identify with, it is well and clearly portrayed none-the-less. But consuming an adult beverage just prior to viewing the film is recommended, regardless. Over The Love — Florence + The Machine 8. Jake Gatsby Leonardo DiCaprio holds lavish parties, but no one knows where he came from or how he made his fortune.
Two Minutes to Four and Reunited featuring Lana Del Rey 3:48 7. The costume design is fantastic and the best thing about the movie. Ultimately, the film works because it portrays the extent to which a man will go for love. I might not agree with that vision, but you can't say the guy doesn't give it all he's got. Love Is Blindness — Jack White 13.
Hearts A Mess — Gotye 12. That is something most of us can identify with. It also looks at the sound design of the film, including the car engines mentioned above and a fun anecdote about Jay Leno allowing the production to record his Duesenbergsas long as he was driving them himself! Gatsby is certainly eye-candy to look at. It is strictly forbidden to share links to albums via file sharing sites Zippyshare, Torrent, Kingdom Leaks etc. It's not intentionally funny, but it just borders on the absurd. Notably aggressive are the car engines, especially the recording of Gatsby's Duesenbergwhich was actually comedian Jay Leno driving his own collectible vehicle! Music supervised and conducted by Nelson Riddle. The parties are at the level of insanity which was and helping with that is the music.
That Night He Told Me Everything 4:50 16. Beautiful Shirts and Dan Cody featuring The Bryan Ferry Orchestra and The xx 3:23 11. Dialogue is clear and never drowned out by the tumultuous partying going on and the surrounds and subwoofer definitely perform for the whole film. Johnson, and Cecil Mack Published by i. Scott Fitgerald's 1925 novel The Great Gatsby has been heralded as an American classic. Taking place in 1922, the novel explores the soap operatic relationships between a handful of characters on the wealthy Long Island coast outside of New York City.
You Kept My Letters 1:22 9. All Lit Up 2:22 6. Where The Wind Blows — Coco O. As it is a Baz Luhrmann film, much like , the music plays a very important role. Beyond the hip-hop stuff, there is a melodic vocal with Lana Del Rey that is woven through the film, as well as some vintage-sounding jazz newly recorded by Bryan Ferry. But it's not just the hip-hop elements that contribute to the music. Handy c 1914 Handy Bros Music Co Inc.
This film is a testament to her skills and ability to truly bring a bygone era to life. Has it Leaked is not a download site. Music Supervised and Conducted by Nelson Riddle. This Blu-ray release of has a solid number of extras, but sadly no commentary track or trailers for the film. Johnson, and Cecil Mack Published by i. His cousin Daisy Buchanan Carey Mulligan lives across the bay in East Egg. Tom and Myrtle 01:29 2.