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Gone Girl

At first, every one feels sorry for Nick Dunne (Ben Affleck) when his wife (Rosamund Pike) mysteriously disappears on their wedding anniversary. But sympathy is replaced with suspicion as investigators uncover sobering facts about the true nature of the couple's relationship.

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Release Date: 03 Oct 2014
Run Time: 149
MPAA Rating: R


In-Depth Review

Content Details: Beyond the Movie Ratings...

This additional information about the movie's content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:

- Infrequent portrayals of violence (some in a domestic or sexual context) with blood and detail.
- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with detail, blood and tissue damage.
- Brief explicit violence.
- Several scenes of violence depicting beating and stabbing.
- Detailed disturbing scenes.
- Nudity seen in a torture situation.
- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- Portrayals of sexual activity, with breast and buttock nudity, and some detail.
- Nudity in a non-sexual context.
- Simulated and implied sexual activity.
- Infrequent detailed sexual language and references.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Fondling.
- Sexual references

- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in a sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, vulgar expressions, and sexual slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Smoking.

Discussion Ideas: Talk About the Movie...

This movie is based on the novel Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn.

Video alternatives

Trouble between spouses leads to other suspicious deaths in the movies Dial M For Murder, Double Indemnity and Rear Window.

Home Video Notes

Gone Girl releases to home video on January 27. 2015.

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