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Certainly one of the fall’s most feverishly anticipated movies is David Fincher’s adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s bestselling mystery novel, Gone Girl. The film, which stars Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry and Emily Ratajkowski, is due to open in October, but more news related to it seems to emerge weekly.

For fans, the most worrying update about Gone Girl came in January, when Flynn, who also wrote the screenplay, hinted that the film would take some liberties with its source material. She told Entertainment Weekly that, “Ben [Affleck] was so shocked by [the screenplay's ending]. He would say, ‘This is a whole new third act! She literally threw that third act out and started from scratch.’”

However, the author recently cleared things up during a Reddit Ama (Ask Me Anything), where she said the following:

“Those reports have been greatly exaggerated!”  ”Of course, the script has to be »

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