Which Gatsby Is the Greatest? Comparing The Great Gatsby Films of 2013 and 1974 With GIFs

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On the left, Carey Mulligan as Daisy Buchanan in the 2013 version, and Mia Farrow in the same role in 1974.
Anyone who's familiar with the 1974 version of The Great Gatsby with Robert Redford should recognize the scenes and shots from trailers for the 2013 version, which opens Friday with Leonardo DiCaprio. Here, in animated GIFs, are shot-by-shot comparisons from the 1974 version and the 2013 version -- which will be the fifth film version of the Fitzgerald story.

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One of Gatsby's parties, early in both films.



In the film version, one of Gatsby's butlers finds Nick Carraway at the party and escorts him into Gatsby's home, where the two will meet.

Continue reading for more animated GIF comparisons.

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