An interesting tale but remains largely forgettable and ultimately rather uninspired.
over 7 years
Echoing others, it's still entertaining and thrilling, but it doesn't build to much
almost 8 years
Noomi Rapace is again fabulous in this. Very faithful to the book.
The story isn't as gripping as the first movie, but still remains a decent mystery movie.
Not as encapsulating as #1 but still a great. Builds plot for #3 very well. Must Watch.
over 8 years
Just as brilliant but left unsatisfied by the end
The Girl Who Played with Fire (Swedish: Flickan som lekte med elden) is a 2009 Swedish thriller film directed by Daniel Alfredson, and the sequel to The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. It is based on the best-selling novel of the same name by the late Swedish author and journalist Stieg Larsson, the second in his "Millennium series".
The film follows Lisbeth Salander returning to Sweden after spending a year abroad. Having returned, she falls under suspicion of having committed the murder of a journalist and his girlfriend as well as her guardian Nils Bjurman. Mikael Blomkvist has to do what he can to find her before the authorities do.
With her new wealth, Lisbeth Salander (Noomi Rapace) purchases an apartment in Stockholm. On returning to Sweden, Salander reconnects with Miriam Wu (Yasmine Garbi) and offers her free use of her previous apartment in return for forwarding her mail. Later, Salander confronts her guardian, Nils Bjurman (Peter Andersson) after hacking into his email account...