A journalist-turned-detective and his female associate get tangled up in the underworld when he is hired to write the saga of a powerful family.
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is the first film in Columbia Pictures’ and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ three-picture adaptation of Stieg Larsson’s literary blockbuster The Millennium Trilogy. Directed by David Fincher and starring Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara, the film is based on the first novel in the trilogy, which altogether have sold 50 million copies in 46 countries and become a worldwide phenomenon. The screenplay is by Steven Zaillian.
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo stars Daniel Craig, Stellan Skarsgard, Rooney Mara,Elodie Yung, and Christopher Plummer. It will be in theaters on December 21, 2011.