Gone Girl
Gone Girl (2014)

GONE GIRL - directed by David Fincher and based upon the global bestseller by Gillian Flynn - unearths the secrets at the heart of a modern marriage. On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne (Ben Affleck) reports that… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: October 3, 2014
DVD Release Date: January 13, 2015
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Critic Score: 88% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Dark, intelligent, and stylish to a fault, Gone Girl plays to director David Fincher's sick strengths while bringing the best out of stars Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike.

Richard Roeper
Chicago Sun-Times

This is a nutty film, and for the most part I mean that in a good way.

Christopher Orr
The Atlantic

Fincher is as Fincher does. And what Fincher does better than almost anyone is create moody, meticulously crafted thrillers that straddle the divide between genre and art.

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Sonny Bunch
Washington Free Beacon

The latest effort by director David Fincher to suss out the meaning of modern American life.

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David Thomson
The New Republic

Gone Girl promises to be an unnerving portrait of marriage as ruin, but then it opts for madness and implausibility.

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Wesley Morris
Grantland

Gone Girl is a sick movie, but it's a lumbering, anti-imaginative kind of sick.

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Jason Bailey
Flavorwire

'Gone Girl' may come advertised as a thriller, but that's Fincher being a trickster-he's gone and made the curtest, nastiest, most acidic black comedy about the marital accord since 'The War of the Roses.'

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Christy Lemire
ChristyLemire.com

This is the most elegant, exquisitely made trash.

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Bob Mondello
NPR

In the film's final stages [Fincher] seems to be relying entirely on craft - but, boy, is it effective craft.

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Kong Rithdee
Bangkok Post

A dark warning against the cost of domestic bliss, is perhaps a perfect date movie for happy or unhappy couples, since the film's extreme satire takes cover under the sharp, highly engaging narrative and storytelling heft.

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Flixster Audience Score: 87% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalh„es
Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike deserve many awards for their exceptional performances in this brilliant thriller that never ceases to surprise us with every… More
familiar stranger
Okay, I'd been warned to give it a miss, but I simply couldn't resist. Apparently, I'm somewhat disappointed as my expectations were quite high.… More
Spencer S.
While it didn't get a lot of nominations this year, I found that "Gone Girl" just had to be the first film that I watched for this series. I… More
Alice Shen
David Fincher's adaptation of Gillian Flynn's suburban crime thriller is a suspenseful piece of work. Amy Dunne disappears not entirely without a… More
Michael S
The best film of 2014.
Christopher Heim
A dark, twisted yet fascinating mystery/thriller that boasts David Fincher's masterful direction, a great score by Trent Reznor, biting social commentary… More