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Gone Girl Sparks Debate about What Defines Strong Women or Cool Girls

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(SPOILERS) “Kubrick is after a cool, sunlit vision of hell, born in the bosom of the nuclear family, but his imagery–with its compulsive symmetry and brightness–is too banal to sustain interest, while the incredibly slack narrative line forestalls suspense.” – from David Kehr’s review of The Shining “The crazier Nicholson ...

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More Praise for Fincher’s Gone Girl

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Scott Foundas calls Gone Girl the movie of the year: In full accord w/ @justincchang: GONE GIRL is an exhilarating, pitch-black marital comedy; Fincher's EYES WIDE SHUT; the movie of the year. — Scott Foundas (@foundasonfilm) September 22, 2014 The Wrap’s James Rocchi: Even with the well-established praise for director¬†David ...

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Two Masterful Shots from Gone Girl

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This first shot of Amy (Rosamund Pike) in her early years goes by in mere seconds in the trailer for Gone Girl. But I could tell it contained much context so I took a screen cap of it. Here, you see Amy with bad hair smiling. To the left is ...

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