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Libby Day was only eight years old when her family was brutally murdered in their rural Kansas farmhouse. Almost thirty years later, she reluctantly agrees to revisit the crime and uncovers the wrenching truths that led up to that tragic night.

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Libby Day was only eight years old when her family was brutally murdered in their rural Kansas farmhouse. Almost thirty years later, she reluctantly agrees to revisit the crime and uncovers the wrenching truths that led up to that tragic night.

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In 1985, her entire family was murdered. 30 years later, the truth emerges.


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Rated R for some disturbing violence, language, drug use and sexual content | See all certifications »

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This will be Nicholas Hoult and Charlize Theron second movie together. They previously worked on Mad Max: Fury Road. See more »

Quotes

Libby Day: Don't be discouraged - every relationship you have is a failure, until you find the right one.
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Featured in Dark Places: About the Author: Gillian Flynn (2015) See more »

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Never Came Close
Written by Turk Dietrich and Michael Jones
Performed by Belong
Courtesy of Kranky, Ltd.
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A great indie mystery.
12 August 2015 | by See all my reviews

A great little movie. Slow and intense, it tells a very good story. Compelling as well as intriguing, the movie real characters. Normal human beings that for better or for worse are people dealing with their life in a desperate way of making things better. It is heart braking as well as full of hope even is the latter is harder to find at times. I had a great time watching this movie but I also didn't expect it to be Gone Girl - which is directed by David Fincher. Gilles Paquet-Brenner gives us a good mystery with a secret that doesn't reveal itself until the very end. Great cast, good script but this movie is more challenging than Fincher's. Gave it your absolute attention, and you will be rewarded.


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