Tag Archive: jazz

Had to stop and listen: it was an offer I couldn’t refuse

Last Saturday night, I was walking through a shopping center with two of my friends, thinking about pizza, when we heard the unmistakable sound of a saxophone in the distance. I really like… Continue reading

The Great Gatsby [2013]

Directed by: Baz Luhrmann Written by:┬áBaz Luhrmann and Craig Pearce; based on the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan, Tobey Maguire, Joel Edgerton, Elizabeth Debicki, Amitabh Bachchan, Jason Clarke,… Continue reading

Flash Review: The Great Gatsby [1974]

I’m not the biggest fan of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel, but even I can admit it deserved a better adaptation than this soporific, melodramatic and drawn-out Jazz Age telenovela. In terms of acting,… Continue reading