Gone Girl is a sick movie, but it's a lumbering, anti imaginative kind of sick. | Full Review.Gone Girl review two different readings of a modern marriage out of stars. No one is quite what they seem in David Fincher's tantalising adaptation of Gillian Flynn's .Directed by David Fincher. With Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry. With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.."Gone Girl" is a nightmare of love gone cold and a relationship gone south, coupled with an elaborate revenge fantasy that both exploits and reclaimsist images and assumptions. It's also a film about a psychopath who turns an ordinary life into chaos..David Fincher's shockingly good film version of Gone Girl is the date night movie of the decade for couples who dream of destroying one another. Expect a stampede at the box office. Gone Girl is .Gone Girl review David Fincher thrills with portrait of love gone wrong Gone Girl picked for opening slot at New York film festival Published .Gone Girl is the movie Flynn fans hoped for and sets Pike up for a worthy Oscar nomination but Fincher disappoints in failing to improve upon the already brilliant book..By the end of Gone Girl, the social issues that animate the film's beginning job loss in an economic downturn, differences in wealth and class, media manipulation have receded, and things have gotten so plot driven and pulpy, there's nothing to challenge the director or make him stretch..
None of that is true of David Fincher s "Gone Girl." Gillian Flynn may have written the screenplay, but the film is not interested in being ."Gone Girl" is art and entertainment, a thriller and an issue, and an eerily assured au.nce picture. It is also a film that shifts emphasis and .