From left, actor Leonardo DiCaprio, director Baz Luhrmann and actor Joel Edgerton arrive for the opening ceremony and the screening of The Great Gatsby at the 66th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France, Wednesday, May 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)
Gallery: Film festival opens at Cannes
May. 15, 2013 @ 06:00 PM
The Cannes Film Festival got off to a blockbuster start, as Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby" opened on a soggy French Riviera. Amid heavy rain, dancing flappers and starts flocked down the red carpet Wednesday night.