The hype surrounding the movie “Gone Girl” is inescapable, and with good reason. If you’ve read the book, you know it’s dark, smart, eerie, and quite possibly something you finished in two days. Without giving too much away, “Gone Girl” is the story of the disappearance of Amy Dunne, whose husband quickly becomes a suspect for several reasons. The story is told both through Nick’s perspective as the plot unfolds, and through a series of Amy’s journal entries. Throughout the story, you’re left wondering which characters to believe and how various pieces of the plot connect.
- Ben Affleck and newcomer Rosamund Pike give amazing performances.
- There are, obviously, differences from the book, but the movie is equally as good despite these differences.
- The soundtrack really brings the film to life.
- You’re probably going to gasp in the middle of the theater.
Have you seen the movie yet? What did you think?