The Post: Film Review

I love Steven Spielberg, Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks separately so having them all collaborating on a movie is the dream, not to mention the fact that it is a movie about journalism! This ticks the boxes for me so much.

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Gone Girl: Film Review


As far as book to film adaptations go, this is pretty much perfect. I cannot fault it at all. It is so loyal to the book and with a brilliant cast.

Ben Affleck is Nick Dunne who discovers his wife Amy (Rosamund Pike) has gone missing on their fifth anniversary. He ends up being the murder suspect due to his cold behaviour and clues which seem to hint at his misdeeds. The film is told from two viewpoints – one of Nick in the present with the murder investigation and the second from Amy from their past leading up to present in the form of diary entries. But whose version is the truth? Did Nick do it, or is Amy still alive?

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