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61 dates spanning 8 years: 2005-2012
  • 2005
      • January 10
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Amy's journal entry, visible when the police peruse Amy's journal after retrieving it from the furnace in Nick's father's house: "I'm back - with a clearer head and a skip in my step. I've been mulling over the events of the past for days, thinking about just how perfect and gorgeous one Nick Dunne is. Yep, that is his name. Nick - a manly name, the kind of name belonging to a guy who knows how to fuck properly."
      • January 11
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Date visible when Detective Rhonda Boney peruses Amy's journal after retrieving it from the furnace in Nick's father's house.
    • February
      • February 14
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Date visible when Detective Rhonda Boney peruses Amy's journal after retrieving it from the furnace in Nick's father's house.
    • March
      • March 16
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Date visible when Detective Rhonda Boney peruses Amy's journal after retrieving it from the furnace in Nick's father's house.
  • 2006
    • January
      • January 16
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Amy's journal entry, visible when the police peruse Amy's journal after retrieving it from the furnace in Nick's father's house. "So I finally shared my big secret with Nick. It was time."
  • 2007
    • February
      • February 24
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Amy journal entry: "Amazing fucking Amy is getting fucking married! That's how the night started. With me, regular, flawed, real Amy, jealous, as always, of the golden child. Perfect, brilliant, amazing Amy, whose getting fucking married."
  • 2008
  • 2009
    • July
      • July 5
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Date visible when Detective Rhonda Boney peruses Amy's journal after retrieving it from the furnace in Nick's father's house. Amy's journal entry: "Everyone told us - and told and told us - marriage is hard work. And compromise and more work.
    • August
      • August 21
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Date of Amy Dunne diary entry: "We had it all planned out - vacation for a week at the cape with my parents, then a quick weekend alone at a divey little resort on the way home."
  • 2010
    • July
      • July 18
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Amy journal entry: "Want to test your marriage for weak spots? Add one recession, subtract two jobs. It's surprisingly effective.
  • 2011
    • October
      • October 2
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Amy journal entry: "My husband has come undone We moved to Missouri to save Maureen. But as it turns out, we couldn't. We took a hit on the brownstone and I used the last of my trust too buy him a bar. So far, it's just costing money. Nick uses me for sex when he wants. Otherwise, I don't exist. Last night I went from desperate to pathetic. I became someone I don't even like. The kind of woman I used to mock. What scared me wasn't that he'd pushed me. What scared me was how much he wanted to hurt me more. What scared me was that I'd finally realized I am frightened of my own husband.
  • 2012
    • February
      • February 14
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Amy's journal entry: "For Valentine's Day, I thought I'd buy a gun. That is how crazy I've become. Nick wants me gone, but he won't ask for a divorce. In his mind, I'm the owner of his bar, his only line of credit. The bitch with the prenup. I could go home to my parents, but I'd have to tell them the truth. And I don't even know if I believe the truth. Can I really think Nick wouldn't hurt me? I'm being paranoid. Crazy. It's just I'd sleep better with a gun."
    • July
      • July 1
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Amy lists the dates "July 1-4" for tasks #66 through #72 on her checklist. Task #66: "Finish diary! Last entries!", Task #67: "Plant treasure hunt clues", Task #68: "Distract Nick, keep him away from key locations", Task #69: "Go's neighbors out of town for holiday - move goodies!", Task #70: "Plant red panties - make a fire.", Task #71: "Burn diary in Bill's basement", Task #72: "7/4 - Stage a fight - no one sees or hears Amy after this"
      • July 2
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Amy lists the dates "July 1-4" for tasks #66 through #72 on her checklist. Task #66: "Finish diary! Last entries!", Task #67: "Plant treasure hunt clues", Task #68: "Distract Nick, keep him away from key locations", Task #69: "Go's neighbors out of town for holiday - move goodies!", Task #70: "Plant red panties - make a fire.", Task #71: "Burn diary in Bill's basement", Task #72: "7/4 - Stage a fight - no one sees or hears Amy after this"
      • July 3
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Amy's journal entry: "I'm not going to be scared anymore. I thought our marriage was dead and then the most wonderful thing." Amy lists the dates "July 1-4" for tasks #66 through #72 on her checklist. Task #66: "Finish diary! Last entries!", Task #67: "Plant treasure hunt clues", Task #68: "Distract Nick, keep him away from key locations", Task #69: "Go's neighbors out of town for holiday - move goodies!", Task #70: "Plant red panties - make a fire.", Task #71: "Burn diary in Bill's basement", Task #72: "7/4 - Stage a fight - no one sees or hears Amy after this"
      • July 4
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Amy lists the dates "July 1-4" for tasks #66 through #72 on her checklist. Task #66: "Finish diary! Last entries!", Task #67: "Plant treasure hunt clues", Task #68: "Distract Nick, keep him away from key locations", Task #69: "Go's neighbors out of town for holiday - move goodies!", Task #70: "Plant red panties - make a fire.", Task #71: "Burn diary in Bill's basement", Task #72: "7/4 - Stage a fight - no one sees or hears Amy after this"
      • July 5
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Nick and Amy's 5th wedding anniversary. Amy goes missing, Nick calls the police. Amy colors her hair.
      • July 6
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • One day gone. Nick and Amy's parents hold press conference at police station. Amy plans her death - October 5? November 5? December 5?
      • July 8
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Three days gone. The search for Amy continues. Nick proclaims his innocence at a vigil. Amy lies by the pool.
      • July 9
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Four days gone. Nick travels to meet with lawyer Tanner Bolt. Yellow sticky note on Amy's July calendar: "Police know about credit card bills? If not, call tipline" Amy calls in an anonymous tip to check the woodshed on Margot Dunne's property.
      • July 10
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Five days gone. Nick meets with lawyer Tanner Bolt. Yellow sticky note on Amy's July calendar: "Pregnancy revealed? If not, call tipline" Amy plays miniature golf with new friends.
      • July 11
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Six days gone. Tanner Bolt recommends Nick come clean about Andie on national TV to reporter Sharon Schrieber. Yellow sticky note on Amy's July calendar: "Surf news online -Ellen Abbott tabloids" Amy gets robbed by her new friends.
      • July 12
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Seven days gone. Nick goes on Sharon Schrieber's TV news program, shortly after his girlfriend Andie Fitzgerald comes forward. Amy meets old friend Desi Collings at the Riverboat Casino.
      • July 13
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Eight days gone. Nick's appearance on Sharon Schrieber's TV show airs. The police search Nick's sister's property - and the woodshed. Amy watches Nick's appearance on Sharon Schrieber's TV show from Desi's house.
      • July 26
        •  Gone Girl 2014 Film
        • Twenty-one days gone. Nick released from jail on bond. Task #97 on Amy's checklist: "By 7/26 police know about Andie?" Amy puts on a show for the security cameras in Desi's house.

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