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What Television Commercials reference this Book?

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This Television Commercial refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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This Television Commercial refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald

What Books reference this Book?

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower
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This Book refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Great Gatsby is one of Charlie's 12 favorite books that his teacher assigns him to read.

What Movies are based on this Book?

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The Great Gatsby

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This Movie is based on The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
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What Television Episodes reference this Book?

It is shown on these television episodes...

Bunheads:
Season:  1  / Episode:  12 
Channing Tatum Is a Fine Actor

This Television Episode shows The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Melanie is reading The Great Gatsby, and waiting for the whale to show up. She apparently has the book confused with Moby-Dick.

Pan Am:
Season:  1  / Episode:  6 
The Genuine Article

This Television Episode shows The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Maggie Ryan has this book in the diner.

It inspired these television episodes...

Cold Case:
Season:  3  / Episode:  19 
Beautiful Little Fool

This Television Episode is inspired by The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald

It is referred to by these television episodes...

The Affair:
Season:  2  / Episode:  8 
208

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
"Is there a green light at the end of your dock?" is a reference to this book

The Wire:
Season:  2  / Episode:  6 
All Prologue

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
D'Angelo is part of a prison book club, where the inmates are discussing 'The Great Gatsby'.

The King of Queens:
Season:  6  / Episode:  10 
American Idle

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Now that Carrie is unemployed, she makes a list of things she's always wanted to do, but never had the time. She says she's going to read 'The Great Gatsby', but never really gets around to it.

Entourage:
Season:  6  / Episode:  2 
Amongst Friends

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Drama is teased by the guys about being the "7th Wheel", because he doesn't have a date for Vince's big movie premiere. While they're in the store, picking up their suits for the night, Drama asks, Kelly, the hot sales girl, if she wants to go with him to his baby brother's premiere, telling her it's "Scorsese's 'Gatsby'".

House of Lies:
Season:  2  / Episode:  4 
Damonschildren.org

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
This book is mentioned as a turn-on

Entourage:
Season:  6  / Episode:  1 
Drive

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Entourage:
Season:  6  / Episode:  5 
Fore!

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
At the charity golf event, Mark Wahlberg and Tom Brady arrive at the course, calling Vince and the boys 'Gatsby and the Funky Bunch'.

Orange is the New Black:
Season:  4  / Episode:  8 
Friends In Low Places

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
This books is shown in the background on a shelf when Bayley asks to borrow a book from the library.

Family Guy:
Season:  15  / Episode:  7 
High School English

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Shameless:
Season:  1  / Episode:  6 
Killer Carl

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Lip wrote a paper on this book for a Korean student, but the kid doesn't have the whole $50 to pay for it.

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  1  / Episode:  2 
Purple Giraffe

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Marshall calls Ted "Gatsby" at one point, in reference to the novel The Great Gatsby, in which Jay Gatsby throws successive parties in the hopes that the woman he loves, Daisy Buchanan, might attend. At one point in the party, the lamp next to the couch glows green, which is one of the most popular metaphors in The Great Gatsby.

Entourage:
Season:  5  / Episode:  12 
Return to Queens Blvd.

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Vince, upset over not being able to get a part in Gus Van Sant's film, gets a call from Martin Scorsese, promising him the lead role in his next film; a re-imagining of 'The Great Gatsby'.

House of Lies:
Season:  2  / Episode:  5 
Sincerity is an Easy Disguise in This Business

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
This book is mentioned as a turn-on

The Middle:
Season:  4  / Episode:  13 
The Friend

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Brick quizzes Axl on literature, because Axl wants a more meaningful relationship with his girlfriend.

Californication:
Season:  2  / Episode:  2 
The Great Ashby

This Television Episode refers to The Great Gatsby written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
The title of this episode is a reference to the book. Lew Ashby also refers to one of Hank's books as "his Gatsby".

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