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David Fincher in talks for Gone Girl

David Fincher in talks for Gone Girl

Jan 23 2013, 10:45am CST | by

David Fincher is in talks to direct a big screen adaptation of 'Gone Girl'. 20th Century Fox recently bought the film rights to Gillian Flynn's bestselling novel about a woman who disappears on the...

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David Fincher in talks for Gone Girl

Jan 23 2013, 10:45am CST | by

David Fincher is in talks to direct a big screen adaptation of 'Gone Girl'.

20th Century Fox recently bought the film rights to Gillian Flynn's bestselling novel about a woman who disappears on the morning of her fifth wedding anniversary, and the Oscar-nominated 'The Social Network' director is now in line to helm the project.

The novel has garnered much buzz including positive reviews from critics and strong sales around the world, enough to catch the attention of Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon, whose production company bought the rights along with Fox.

Reese will produce the film while author Gillian will pen the first draft of the script.

David is no stranger to adaptations with strong female characters; his last movie was the 2011 English-language adaptation of Stieg Larsson's 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' starring Rooney Mara in the sought-after role of Lisbeth Salander.

The director is currently developing Jules Verne's '20,000 Leagues Under the Sea' for Disney.

'Gone Girl', which is a New York Times Bestseller, follows Amy Dunne, whose secret life is uncovered through a series of diary entries after she vanishes on her fifth wedding anniversary and her husband, Nick, becomes a suspect in her disappearance. The book is structured with each chapter alternating between the point of view of husband and wife.

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Ben Affleck Calls ‘Gone Girl’ the ‘Perfect Date Movie’; New Official Images

Aug 29 2014 10:28am CDT | Source: screen rant

Not only is Gillian Flynn’s missing person thriller Gone Girl quite the page-turner, it’s also a fascinating book in terms of its exploration of gender roles and, in particular, relationships between men and women. It’s difficult to go into much detail without treading upon spoiler territory, but David Fincher’s upcoming film adaptation of Gone Girl looks like it could do an excellent job of bringing the novel’s power dyn ...
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Aug 29 2014 2:58am CDT | Source: dark horizons

Gone Girl Empire's winter preview issue showcases some new photos from David Fincher's thriller adaptation of Gillian Flynn's bestselling novel "Gone Girl" starring Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike. Fincher calls it a date movie that will "end 15 million marriages," and we'll see for ourselves in early October. [Source: Empire] Release Date Changes Warner Bros. Pictures have moved up the release of the "Magic Mike" se ...
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Watch 4 New Gap Commercials Directed by David Fincher

Aug 28 2014 7:33pm CDT | Source: Collider

Though 2011 isn’t too terribly long ago, the wait for a new David Fincher film has been tough.  He finally has a new feature on the horizon with October’s Gone Girl, but in the midst of finalizing the Ben Affleck-fronted drama, it appears that Fincher found time to helm a new campaign of Gap commercials.  Fincher got his start in short-form filmmaking with music videos and commercials, and while he recently h ...
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Watch: New Gap Commercials from 'Gone Girl' Director David Fincher

Aug 28 2014 5:20pm CDT | Source: yahoo

The director shot four 30-second spots for the clothing company ...
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Aug 28 2014 9:03am CDT | Source: imdb

In 1962, David Fincher was born on this date in Denver, Colorado, ...
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WATCH: New Trailer for Ben Affleck’s ‘Gone Girl’

Aug 26 2014 11:39am CDT | Source: Variety

20th Century Fox has released a stark new trailer for David Fincher’s mystery thriller “Gone Girl,” starring Ben Affleck. The trailer starts with a voiceover from his wife (Rosamund Pike) saying, “This man of mine may truly kill me.” The trailer makes the case that Affleck’s character has come under suspicion because he’s a liar. ...
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‘Gone Girl’ TV Spot Pegs Ben Affleck as a Potential Murderer

Aug 26 2014 11:00am CDT | Source: slash film

Ben Affleck knows a thing or two about negative PR, but even his Gigli-era troubles have nothing on Nick Dunne’s. The latest Gone Girl TV spot stacks the deck against Nick, pegging him as the prime suspect in the disappearance of his beautiful wife Amy (Rosamund Pike). Of course, if the case were that straightforward there’d be no movie for David Fincher to make. Fortunately, as those who’ve read Gillian Flynn‘s book know, he’ll have plenty of twists and turns to work ...
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