The Great Gatsby
Warner Bros., $28.98; Blu-ray, $35.99/$49.95
Available on VOD beginning Tuesday
There's something not quite right with Baz Luhrmann's glittery adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel, though the problem isn't in Luhrmann's typically kinetic, excessively filigreed approach, which actually perfectly evokes the breathless rush of the Jazz Age. It's more that Fitzgerald's book is mostly about internal action and doesn't work so well when it's reduced by Luhrmann to the story of lovesick young people and their bruised feelings. But Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan are a pleasure to watch as an ersatz millionaire and his boyhood crush-object, and...