Loved Gone Girl? Watch this other crime-thriller where you will get to see Rosamund Pike’s other side
Still from The Informer
Although Rosamund Pike has thrilled audiences with a diverse range of characters, her role as Amy Dunne in Gone Girl remains a testament to her transformative ability. The 2014 film presented Pike with the opportunity to explore the dark depths of human psychology, and her execution in portraying Amy's chilling blend of charm and cunning solidified her position as one of Hollywood's most versatile actresses.
Rosamund Pike strikes again! If you love your crime thrillers served ice-cold with a twist, The Informer is your new obsession. This 2019 box office hit is now chilling on Lionsgate Play. You can watch the film on OTTplay Premium.
It tells a story about a man named Peter Koslow, an ex-soldier who was in jail, who is now working with the FBI. He is trying to catch a renewed gangster in New York. But things go wrong when someone dies during a secret mission, and now Peter is in trouble with both the cops and the goons. They throw him back in jail, but Peter decides he won't give up. He needs to break out of the prison and save himself and his family before it's too late.
Rosamund Pike breathes life into Special Agent Erica Wilcox, a complex FBI agent whose life gets twisted with Peter's in unexpected ways. Initially colleagues in the FBI, their paths get separated when Peter returns to prison, placing Wilcox in the awkward position of guarding him. Yet a shocking twist unfolds as Wilcox orchestrates his escape, raising questions about her loyalties and motives.
Despite being fictional, the film's gritty realism will definitely pull you into a world of terror and danger. It's gripping narrative and stellar performances by Joel Kinnaman, Rosamund Pike and Eugene Lipinski will take you into a world of intense stakes and moral ambiguity. The characters navigate a dangerous web of deceit, leaving you on the edge of your seat as you wait to see who they can trust and whom they cannot. But even in the darkest corners, a flicker of hope for the protagonist and his family shines through, offering a satisfying resolution.
Rosamund Pike's talent knows no bounds. After captivating audiences in The Informer, she was back with a bang in Saltburn last year, where she takes on a truly unique role, playing the mother to Jacob Elordi, known for his work in The Kissing Booth. This unexpected pairing sparks both intrigue and comedic gold, proving Pike's ability to surprise and delight.