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 they have ever imagined.
- Genre: Thriller, Crime, Mystery
- Studio: Ground Control, Columbia Pictures, Scott Rudin Productions, Film Rites, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Yellow Bird
- Keyword: rape, journalist, based on novel or book, journalism, island, hacker, nazi, punk rock, investigation, scandinavia, stockholm, sweden, remake, antisocial personality disorder, serial killer, disappearance, hacking, sadist, bible quote, dead cat, millennium, based on movie, abuse
- Cast: Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara, Christopher Plummer, Stellan Skarsgård, Steven Berkoff, Robin Wright