Former Bond Girl Rosamund Pike got a major career boost from the thriller Gone Girl. She seems to be keeping things in a similar vein with Return To Sender.
Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) stars as a small town nurse who gets brutally attacked and raped in her own home by a mysterious man (Shiloh Fernandez). Following his arrest, she starts to write to him but the letters all get returned unopened. Determined to confront him she then starts to regularly visit him in prison and seemingly befriends him, against her father’s (Nick Nolte) express wishes. Unable to understand his daughter’s intentions he fears for her safety come the time her assailant is released…but has he underestimated her strength and resolve?
It remains to be seen if Pike can score on a critical and commercial level without the added support of Ben Affleck and David Fincher but we’ll find out when Return To Sender opens 22 May 2015