"their cut inspired by the Robert Redford version of The Great Gatsby which had just been released. "

The film in question was released in 1974. The screenplay was written by Francis Ford Coppola and is based on the novel of the same name by F Scott Fitzgerald. Read the IMDb profile here. Two previous adaptations of the book had been made: a silent version in 1926, and another in 1949. The Robert Redford film received luke warm reviews.

The Great Gatsby on Book Drum