Former New York writer Nick Dunne and his beautiful wife, Amy, now trying to make ends meet in the mid-recession Midwest - appear to be the picture of contemporary marital bliss. But on the occasion of their 5th wedding anniversary, Amy goes missing. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nick's portrait of a perfect marriage begins to crumble. Soon his lies, deceits and strange behavior have everyone asking the same dark question: Did Nick Dunne kill his wife? Amy becomes the vaunted object of a media frenzy as the search for her, dead or alive, plays out before the eyes of a world thirsting for revelations. Based on the novel "Gone Girl," written by Gillian Flynn.