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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

4.5 Anne Murphy

Swedish thriller based on Stieg Larsson's novel about a journalist and a young female hacker.

Central to "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" is a riveting and complex story that is pieced together like a jigsaw puzzle, as investigations progress and secrets are revealed. Intrigue is carried by the solid cast of characters especially thorough the more sadistic and violent scenes. The cold Swedish countryside provides an appropriate backdrop for those grim and confronting elements of the tale, and the result is gripping. A thoroughly modern take on the classic thriller, complete with a fearless super sleuth; she's the one with the tattoo...