Mysterious millionaire war hero Jay Gatsby is famous for throwing the most lavish and decadent parties for the social elite of swinging 1920s New York. Everyone wants to be close to him. Lowly stockbroker Nick Carraway is drawn into Gatsby's orbit thanks to his friendship with golfer Jordan Baker, his cousin Daisy Buchanan and her husband Tom. As Nick gets to know Gatsby and is allowed into the rich man's inner circle, he discovers heartbreak in his new friend's past.
- Baz Luhrmann