Friday, April 26, 2013

The Great Gatsby: Best Seller Status, Dueling Book Covers, and Yet Another Movie Version

Judging ‘Gatsby’ by Its Cover(s).  (The New York Times, 4/25/2013)

Excerpt:  On Thursday, it was the top-selling book on  At Barnes & Noble stores last week, no other paperback book sold more copies. It has landed on best-seller lists for independent bookstores.

The movie tie-in book cover
 Reproduction of the original   

The 2012 2013 movie trailer

Based on the trailer, I don't think the movie is going to revive Tobey Maguire's career.

Related post: 
The Great Gatsby and Hollywood: If at first you don't succeed, try, try, try again.  (8/6/2013)

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