The trailer for Return to Sender came out a few days ago, but based on the title and the blonde smiley video thumbnail, I think I unconsciously dismissed it as romcom fluff and didn’t bother watching.
I. Was. Wrong.
Rosamund Pike is following up her role in Gone Girl as a beautiful, demented and super emotionally damaged woman with thrillingly mysterious motivations with what looks to be a beautiful, possibly demented and definitely super emotionally damaged woman with thrillingly mysterious motivations. And that is not a criticism of lack of range or safe choices. Pike has found a niche that she positively kills (PUNS), and I’m excited to watch her play this role until she tires of it.