She’s here! The eagerly awaited Swedish visitor has finally arrived. American fans of Lisbeth Salander, star of “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” novel – and the entire Millennium trilogy – by Swedish author Stieg Larsson have been counting the days till the Swedish film would open in the US. And now it’s here.
“The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” is a mind-bending and mesmerizing thriller that takes its time unlocking one mystery only to uncover another, all to chilling and immensely satisfying effect. It’s the rare 2 1/2 -hour film that doesn’t make you look at your watch once. “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” is such a film…. like a good book, the plot is so engrossing, the characters so rich and complex, the mood of gloom mixed with glimmers of hope so all-encompassing that the thought of its actually ending never occurs to you…. For fans of the thriller genre, it’s also one heck of a lot of fun. view trailer