It's now been 4 years since David Fincher's re-imagining of The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. The film was met with generally favorable reviews, but its $232.6 million return from a $90 million budget meant that the intended sequels soon took a step backwards. Show More Summary
You heard about that new-fangled "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" book. You hunger for more depressing Scandinavian fiction. Let a real Swede teach you his secrets. Column by George Cotronis The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. There, we got...Show More Summary
It's been roughly four years since professional pixie-slash-actress Rooney Mara landed her first leading film role — and sufficiently weirded us out — as Lisbeth Salander in 2011's "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo." While Mara, now 30, has appeared in a number of big-league movies since,... Continue reading
This week we welcomed back one of the most vibrant, complex, and bad ass characters in all of queer literature: the bisexual Swedish hacker, Lisbeth Salander. In the latest piece of the Millennium saga, The Girl in the Spider’s Web,Show More Summary
A new author takes on the story of Lisbeth Salander from the late Stieg Larsson and largely succeeds.
See where Mikael Blomkvist lived and wrote, and visit the beer garden where Lisbeth Salander met with her lawyer on this tour.
Season two of Daredevil has started filming and will be available in April, 2016. Elodie Yung, who preciously appeared in GI Joe: Retaliation and The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, has been cast to play Elektra (played by Jennifer Garner in the movies). Her appearance was foreshadowed by Foggy during the first season with a [...]Show More Summary
The co-writer of THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO is taking us to Mid-World. Read more...
Hachette Australia is looking for a woman to tattoo an advertising campaign for the latest book in the Dragon Tattoo series by Stieg Larsson. “The Girl is Back and we want your back for a national Tatvertising campaign,” reads the promo site. Show More Summary
Branding preys on extreme fandom with this new tattoo campaign for the latest Millennium novel
Confidential to any woman who wants a giant tattoo of a dragon on their backs: Hachette Australia wants to use your precious flesh as advertising for the latest book in the Dragon Tattoo series by Stieg Larsson. The good news: free tattoo. The bad news: you’d be participating in something literally called “tat-vertising.” Read more...
The famed Stephen King series back up and running at Sony Film stephen king The Dark Tower The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Nikolaj Arcel
After many years of difficult development, The Dark Tower is about to take a big step forward. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo co-writer Nikolaj Arcel has reportedly emerged as the top choice to direct the Stephen King adaptation. Ron Howard and Stephen King are producing. Show More Summary
According to Deadline, Nikolaj Arcel is being eyed to direct The Dark Tower, the film adaptation of Stephen King’s fantasy/thriller novel of the same name. King will be producing alongside Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, and Akiva Goldsman. Arcel co-wrote the Swedish version of The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, which was based off of Steig […]
EXCLUSIVE: Nikolaj Arcel is the choice to direct The Dark Tower, the Stephen King novel series set in a world woven with magic and revolving around the gunslinger Roland Deschain. I’ve heard talks will begin shortly toward a deal that will have him doing a rewrite and directing the film. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Michael Nyqvist has signed with ICM Partners. The Sweden-born actor, previously at WME, played Mikael Blomkvist in the original Swedish version of the Girl With The Dragon Tattoo movie series alongside Noomi Rapace, then jumped to the U.S. Show More Summary
By John Feffer, TomDispatch We might all be eating off IKEA tableware, listening to Spotify, and reading the latest Girl With the Dragon Tattoo knock-off, but we are not living in a giant Sweden. Forget about the “new industrial state.” Our world is converging in a far more dystopian way.
Given its title, I’m kind of disappointed that this episode doesn’t feature self-harming rascal Anton, but special guests Ana Gasteyer and Kathy Najimy more than make up for his absence. More welcome surprises that reward viewers for their loyalty as the season winds down don’t hurt either. Show More Summary
She could probably do a sick dragon tatt, but she's squandering her life helping people. (screenshot via YouTube) The phrase "facial tattoo" probably conjures images of either someone who's permanently unemployable or Mike Tyson (who...Show More Summary
There’s an unsettling, cinematic quality to the Scandinavian landscape. The eerie quiet, juxtaposed with vast untouched beauty, has often made it the perfect backdrop for horror-thrillers like The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo and Let The Right One In, as well as popular tv shows Wallander and The Bridge (now an English-language Netflix favorite). Show More Summary