With his wifes disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when its suspected that he may not be innocent.
On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne reports that his wife, Amy, has gone missing. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nicks portrait of a blissful union begins to crumble. Soon his lies, deceits and strange behavior have everyone asking the same dark question: Did Nick Dunne kill his wife?
|nudity||7/10 . Nick is seen performing cunnilingus (oral sex) on Amy. Although, this act is seen, there's no nudity at all in this scene, and everyone is fully clothed. It takes place in a small dimly lit room, and is a side-panning shot that lasts about 16-20 seconds. . Nick is having an affair with a student of his, and they're both seen make out. She takes off her jacket, and removes her bra revealing both of her bare breasts. They're seen for a few seconds during this sequence, and they're also seen when she wakes up the next morning, and puts her bra and jacket back on. . Nick and Amy have fully clothed sex on a table in the middle of a library. This scene is about 15 seconds long, and is a panning shot. . Nick and Amy have fully clothed 'Doggy Style' sex against a wall in their upstairs hallway. This scene is brief but strong, and is about 10 seconds long. . Amy puts wine on her panties to make it appear as though she's been raped. . Amy inserts the top of a wine bottle up her vagina to make it appear as though she's been raped. We do not see the action, we just see her put the bottle before the camera and her arms make the inserting motion. This scene is brief. . Amy and Desi have sex on a bed. Amy is seen unbuckling Desi's pants and her head goes below camera, and we see Desi's face looking pleasured (oral sex is implied). They then proceed to have strong sex with lots of thrusting and moaning. We see Desi's bare butt during this scene.|
|violence||There are scenes where Amy describes abuse by her husband, they all turn out to be fake and made up. In one scene she describes Nick shoving her into a wall. We see this in a 'flashback'. Amy uses an IV tube to draw blood, and she pours it the floor and smears it around to make it look like a crime scene. A character hits herself in the eye with a hammer to make it look like she's been abused. Amy has sex with Desi , and during the moment he's about to climax, she slits his throat with a box cutter, blood pours and sprays everywhere. She becomes fully covered in blood, and still proceeds to choke him whilst he squirms around and bleeds. There is a scene where Amy aggressively inserts the neck of champagne bottle into herself to make it appear that she had been violently raped by Desi. Nothing is shown below the waste.|
|profanity||50 uses "fuck". Uses of milder bad language include bitch, ass, asshole, damn, hell, bastard and dick.The c word|
|alcohol||Characters are seen drinking alcohol, including wine and champagne, at a dinner party Nick owns a bar called The Bar, and he and his sister are seen drinking frequently.|
|frightening||There is some infrequent moderate threat in some scenes, including when a woman is trapped insider her house by two thieves. The mindset of some of the characters in the film could be seen as disturbed and aberrant.|