PG | | Drama, Romance
Mia Farrow's father, John Farrow, was the original director of The Great Gatsby (1949). However, he was replaced with Elliott Nugent, as he and producer Richard Maibaum could not agree on the casting of Daisy Buchanan: Farrow wanted to cast Gene Tierney, whereas Maibaum's choice for the role was Betty Field.
I've never seen such beautiful shirts before.
When Nick and Jordan walk out from the pedestrian underpass into Central Park, you can clearly see a window air conditioning unit in approx. the fourth floor window of the office building in the background. Window air conditioning units were not introduced until the 1950's.
In the movie's original theatrical release, Tom Ewell played a small part at the cemetery near the end. Several weeks into the run, theaters were sent a new last reel from which Tom Ewell's part had been removed.