The biggest differences between the gone girl movie and the book. Despite the fact that flynn wrote the screenplay for david finchers new film, there are a few small plot twists that didnt make the cut. Heres how gillian flynn defended the ending of gone girl in 2012. Not only has her third novel gone girl been a giant critical and commercial. Gone girl s ending is different from the book in these specific ways. Major differences between the gone girl book and movie. Read on for flynns explanation as to why gone girl s ending is. I love the end of notes on a scandal, also a book i love.
And yes, despite rumors to the contrary, the film does having the same ending as the novel. Is gone girls movie ending different from the book. To answer questions about gone girl, please sign up. Thats a fair nonspoilerish description of gone girl, based on the 2012 book of the same name written by gillian flynn. Gone girl is a thriller novel in the mystery and crime genres, by the american writer gillian. How to interpret the ending of the bookmovie gone girl quora. Spoiler did the choice that nick makes in the end make sense. Gone girl, by gillian flynn, is a twosided contest in which nick and amy dunne tell conflicting stories.
Heres for a full comment piece involving spoilers on gone girl and. Gone girl revamps gender stereotypes for the worse. Spoiler page for gone girl by gillian flynn book journey. Heres how gillian flynn defended the ending of gone girl. The film concludes with amy and nick going on television to announce amys pregnancy, as opposed. Read on for flynns explanation of the ending, which in turns.
Earlier this year, many fans of gillian flynns 2012 thriller gone girl were dismayed to learn that the author had changed the storys ending. Even if the movie had ended at half point, that would have been a complete story with a twist. If you somehow did not read the headline of this post, we will restate this is a discussion about the ending of gone girl the movie. The differences between the ending of gone girl, the film, and gone girl, the book, are miniscule. It is true when they say that gone girl is possibly among the worst movies you could pick for watching on a date night.
Want to talk about changes the film made to the book especially its ending. Instead, much of the force of the penultimate scene comes from nick and. At first glance, it seems like it would be pretty obvious whats up with gone girl s titleits a book about a girl who disappears, which means shes, well, gone. This is more apparent in the book, as explained in the. Gone girls ending is different from the book in these. But dont be surprised to see some changes in the onscreen adaptation of the beloved gillian flynn book. A recent profile of star ben affleck briefly delves into the nature of director david finchers gone girl movie ending, potentially clarifying rumors. Original gangster s4 e11 gone girl by gillian flynn thug notes book. I was enthralled by gillian flynns 2012 novel gone girl, but, like so many. Whether or not you liked the conclusion in which amy, the sociopathic.
Brunda i just finished this book and honestly my first reaction to the ending was to. Given the controversy already surrounding the twisted conclusion in the bestselling book some love it. Read on for flynns explanation as to why gone girls ending is the only one that. Not only has her third novel gone girl been a giant critical and commercial success, its become part of the zeitgeist. If you dont want to know what happens in either film or book, stop reading now. Having recently watched sharp objects, an hbo limited series based on flynns novel of the same name, i admit that it was a nightmare revisiting amy elliott dunne in gone girl. But thankfully it wasnt, that would have been just another execution of a standard ending withatwist. Gone baby gone follows the explosive case of a missing fouryearold girl. Maybe thats true, but theres more to flynns title choice than meets the eyeand in a lot of ways, its actually describing amy herself.366 1588 552 441 396 1038 240 891 250 284 417 582 278 1369 993 76 617 86 771 1424 758 963 1441 1084 782 1505 21 1083 320 358 1198 866 948 1132 316 1448 1390 1109 58 131 690