About

This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, punk computer hacker named Lisbeth Salander. As they work together in the investigation, Blomkvist and Salander uncover immense corruption beyond anything t...

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Directed by

David Fincher

Written by

Stieg Larsson (Novel)
Steven Zaillian (Writer)

Runtime

158 minutes

Country

United States of America, Sweden, Norway

Language

English

Tagline

Evil shall with evil be expelled.

Cast

Keywords

punk remake disappearance based on novel or book serial killer nazi investigation journalist rape island stockholm dead cat hacker hacking abuse journalism scandinavian based on movie sadist saga bible quote antisocial personality disorder millennium stieg larsson

Photos

Lists

#842 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Achievement in Film Editing Kirk Baxter

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Sound Editing Ren Klyce

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Cinematography Jeff Cronenweth