The Real Mystery of 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo': Why Was It So Long?

This is not a happy movie. It's based on a Swedish book of the same name, which I read in preparation for seeing this movie. I don't watch violent movies, and I had been warned that it would be, but I could also tell that it would

The story of "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" has captivated audiences twice already in recent years — via Stieg Larsson's Millennium novels and their Swedish film adaptations — and introduced an iconic heroine in hacker Lisbeth Salander.

The story of "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" has captivated audiences twice already in recent years — via Stieg Larsson's Millennium novels and their Swedish film adaptations — and introduced an iconic heroine in hacker Lisbeth Salander.

Under the Skin by Michael Nordine. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Dir. David Fincher, U.S., Columbia Pictures. David Fincher has made a career of turning pulp into prestige. Certainly this has much to do with the technicians and artists he

Would you consider Lisbeth Salander (a.k.a. the girl with the dragon tattoo) a superhero? At New York Comic Con this year, a panel of veteran comic book writers and editors debated this topic; the panelists included Tom