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The Great Gatsby

When aspiring journalist Nick Carraway moves to the Big Apple, he finds himself drawn by the magnetic charm of his mysterious neighbor, the rich and powerful Jay Gatsby (Leonardo DiCaprio). Nick also becomes witness to the consequences of obsession and passion. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C+
Violence: C
Sexual Content: C
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: C-
Run Time: 143
Theater Release: 10 May 2013
Video Release: 27 Aug 2013
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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The Great Gatsby is rated PG-13: for some violent images, sexual content, smoking, partying and brief language.

Director: Baz Luhrmann
Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan, Joel Edgerton, Tobey Maguire
Studio: 2013 Warner Brothers Pictures
Website: Official site for The Great Gatsby.

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The 1920s are roaring and Nick Carraway’s (Tobey Maguire) aspirations to become a famous writer are fading as he is lured into the much more lucrative business of stock… 
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Why Is The Great Gatsby Rated PG-13?

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