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Michale Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace, Lene Endre, Peter Haber, Sven-Bertil Taube
Niels Arden Oplev
|Screenplay||Nikolaj Arcel, Rasmus Heisterberg, from the novel by Stieg Larsson|
|Cinematography||Jens Fischer, Eric Kress|
|Sound formats||Dolby Digital|
|Produced by||A consortium of Scandanavian companies|
|Nudity||Infrequent, once scene in sexual context|
|Sex||Frequent moderate sexual innuendo, occasional strongly implied sex scenes|
|Violence||Strong, frequent, gory, graphic, explicit, detailed, includes two prolonged rape scenes and torture|
|Drug abuse||Mild tobacco and alcohol|
|Comments||There's a lot of threat, menace and suspense in this movie.|
|These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.|
What the Critics say
|Cape Argus / The Star|
Theresa Smith Enter the dragon
Jeanne Calitz Sweedse fliek is flink en vaardige uitklophou
Sheri Linden Dark history lesson
|Chicago Sunday Times|
Roger Ebert The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is a compelling thriller to begin with, but it adds the rare quality of having a heroine more fascinating than the story.
Adam Nayman This is exploitation filmmaking masquerading as a primer for empowerment.
Tomatometer Its graphic violence and sprawling length will prove too much for some viewers to take, but Noomi Rapace's gripping performance makes The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo an unforgettable viewing experience.
What the People say
26818 Netizens A captivating piece of cinema!
Average .. 67%