Thursday, August 29, 2013

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo



2011 American/Swedish/Norwegian Feature

Cast: Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara, Christopher Plummer, Stellan Skarsgård, Steven Berkoff, Robin Wright, Yorick van Wageningen, Joely Richardson and Goran Visnjic
Director: David Fincher
Writer: Steven Zaillian, based on the book by Stieg Larsson

Synopsis:
When a young computer hacker is tasked with investigating a prying journalist, their separate missions become entangled amid a decades-old conspiracy.

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Ratings:
  • Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
  • Rotten Tomatoes - Critics: 86% / Audience: 86%
  • Metacritic - Critics: 71% / Audience: 7.9 %
  • OMG rating: 7/10

Buy/Rent:
  • DVD/Blu-ray: Available
  • Soundtrack: Available
  • Book: Available



Trailer:


Awards:
  • AFI Award, Movies of the Year.
  • Academy Award for Best Film Editing; also nominated for Best Actress (Mara), Cinematography, Sound Mixing and Sound Editing.
  • Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films Saturn Award for Best Horror/Thriller Film.
  • Art Directors Guild Award for Excellence in Production Design - Contemporary Film.
  • BAFTA Award nominations for Best Cinematography and Original Music.
  • Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Editing; also nominated for Best Score.
  • Costume Designers Guild Award for Excellence in Contemporary Film.
  • Directors Guild of America nomination for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures.
  • Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Dorian Award nomination for Film Performance of the Year (Mara).
  • Golden Globe Award nominations for Best Actress - Draman (Mara) and Original Score.
  • Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media.
  • National Board of Review Award for Best Breakthrough Performer (Mara).
  • Producers Guild of America Award nomination for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures.
  • Writers Guild of America Award for Best Adapted Screenplay.

Notes/Trivia:
  • Stieg Larsson's original novel is the first book of his Millennium series trilogy. First published in 2005, it became a best-seller in Europe and the United States. American adaptations of the second and third books, The Girl Who Played with Fire and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest, are currently in development.
  • Casting Call: George Clooney, Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Scarlett Johansson, Keira Knightley, Jennifer Lawrence, Viggo Mortensen, Carey Mulligan, Ellen Page, Brad Pitt, Natalie Portman, Kristen Stewart, Max von Sydow, Mia Wasikowska, Emma Watson and Evan Rachel Wood.
  • Cast members Christopher Plummer and Goran Visnjic also co-starred in Beginners, which was also released in 2011.

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