The Age of Adalinehas is a wonderfully romantic and fashionable film that is to be taken for what it is and enjoyed.
American Sniper is strong minded as it knows exactly what it is trying to achieve, yet is not executed strongly enough to achieve this. The film will strike a cord with any family member who has been personally effected by war, but is not a particularly enjoyable experience for those who cannot relate.
Interstellar is a cinematic event that encourages it's audience to use their heart and mind when watching.
Fincher's Gone Girl does exactly what book to film adaptations should do and that is to recognize and act upon what cinema can do to enhance the story.