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NYFF 2014: In 'Gone Girl,' David Fincher tackles a mystery, and a marriage
NYFF 2014: In 'Gone Girl,' David Fincher tackles a mystery, and a marriage

[Warning: Some descriptions in the below item could play the role of spoiler. Proceed at your own risk.] Since it was announced several years ago that David Fincher would be directing an adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s "Gone Girl,” pundits have naturally explained it as the director’s Hitchcock turn, an auteur of the dark confronting one of the most talked-about mystery novels in years.   But, perhaps fittingly for a filmmaker who's frequently subverted the thriller genre, the “Zodiac” helmer’s  take on the 2012 bestseller is as much about marriage as it is a possible crime involving Nick and Amy Dunne. Fincher’s movie gives full...

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