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The great gatsby follows fitzgerald-like, would-be writer nick carraway (tobey maguire) as he leaves the midwest and comes to new york city in the spring of 1922, an era of loosening morals. The great gatsby jay gatsby's flower symbol is shown throughout the credits with different letters in place of the 'jg' opening weekend: $50,085,184 (usa. Underline the level ii commentary throughout the analysis highlight the level iii commentary that answers the larger thematic so what question ronessa mcdonald mcdonald 1 ms teacher english iiiap april 20, 2009 character analysis - jay gatsby from the opening paragraphs of f scott fitzgerald's classic the great gatsby, we know there is something mysterious about the novel's.
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