A disgraced journalist and a young researcher who has been the victim of serial abuse throughout her life join forces to discover the fate of a girl who disappeared from a small Swedish town 40 years earlier. I was nowhere near as enamoured with the Swedish original as many other...
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is the first film in Columbia Pictures' three-picture adaptation of Stieg Larsson's literary blockbuster The Millennium Trilogy. Directed by David Fincher and starring ... read more
Directed by: David Fincher
Release Date: December 20, 2011
DVD Release Date: March 20, 2012
Stats: 12,119 reviews
Flixster Reviews (12,119)
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February 2, 2014
I was utterly gripped by the drama. Excellent performances, great pace and overall adaptation.
November 22, 2013
July 31, 2013
Solid performances!!! Great flick!
April 25, 2013
There were a lot of concerns for this film before it came out, due to the fact it was a remake of an already critically acclaimed trilogy. However, it may not be as good, but its still a strong yet shocking remake. Once again, David Fincher's dark and gritty atmosphere methods ha...
September 15, 2012
It may depend largely on where you live (more specifically, if you live in Scandinavia or not), but when the Millennium trilogy came out in theaters in 2009, it caused a major splash. With a very sombre and brutal style, it blended the mundane and the extreme in a very effective ...
August 13, 2012
David Fincher's The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo takes its time to unravel a puzzle.
The story for this crime thriller plays out in a fashion that any film in this genre deserves. Granted, the plot does run for 2 and a half hours thanks to a lot of buildup in the film's...
August 12, 2012
Its gentle but intriguing story and excellent acting from both Rooney Mara and Daniel Craig make David Fincher's 'Girl With The Dragon Tattoo' an impressive adaptation.
The film, tells the story of journalist Daniel Craig who is hired by Christopher Plummer in a small, but well ...
July 30, 2012
I am a big fan of the original, so I found myself looking for certain memorable scenes, and story directions that never took place. To me, the original Swedish version was much more interesting, and complex. That being said, this version was good, and very well done. I might have...
July 22, 2012
Like the cast members of this film, I feel that this film isn't so much a remake as it is just another cinematiac version of the first book in Stieg Larsson's literary trilogy. That's also the same way I felt about Let Me In, and it's relatiosnhip to Let The Right One In.
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