Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike Sparks Fly in First ‘Gone Girl’ Clip (Video)

Nick and Amy Dunne meet at a party before things go horribly wrong

Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike start off on the right foot, but anyone who has read Gillian Flynn‘s best-selling novel knows how that turns out.

The first clip from David Fincher‘s “Gone Girl” was released on Wednesday, giving excited fans a glimpse of soon-to-be married couple Nick and Amy Dunne’s first meeting a party.

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“Hello, Amy. Who are you?” Affleck’s character asks upon meeting his future bride.

Pike, clearly frustrated by her stunted writing career penning personality quizzes for a magazine, gives him a multiple choice quiz to guess what she does for a living.

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“And you?” she retorts. “Who are you?”

“I’m the guy to rescue you from all this awesomeness,” is his witty reply.

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It’s all romance and flirting for the would-be couple, but on the morning of their fifth wedding anniversary, Amy disappears and Nick will become the primary suspect in the criminal investigation.

“Gone Girl” will be released on Friday, Oct 3.