The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011): Articles

'Mildred Pierce, 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' Win Art Directors Guild Awards

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo 2011 trailer, with Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara. The U.S. remake of Niels Arden Oplev's Swedish-made international blockbuster has far outperformed the original in the North American market; nonetheless, the David Fincher-directed thriller is an undeniable commercial disappointment in relation to its reported $90 […]

'MI4': Tom Cruise to Save Domestic Box Office? + Two Steven Spielberg Underperformers

MI4 Ghost Protocol with Tom Cruise as Ethan Hunt. Even though there's no chance Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol a.k.a. MI4 will reach the (inflation-adjusted) domestic box office heights of the first two entries in the Tom Cruise-led film franchise, the Brad Bird-directed thrill ride is officially the biggest December […]

Vanessa Redgrave & Tilda Swinton: British Actors Rule SF + Ryan Gosling Thriller Tops 2 Disparate Groups

Vanessa Redgrave in Coriolanus, with Harry Fenn as the young Caius Martius, later known as Coriolanus. In actor-turned-director Ralph Fiennes' modern-day film version of William Shakespeare's Coriolanus, veteran Vanessa Redgrave plays Volumnia, the mother of the title character (played by Fiennes), a Roman general who, thanks to the encouragement of […]

Angelina Jolie Political Film Leads to Controversy & PGA Award + Best Animated Feature Oscar Contender Disqualified

Angelina Jolie In the Land of Blood and Honey director. Best known as Brad Pitt's costar in Mr. & Mrs. Smith and James McAvoy's costar in Wanted, Angelina Jolie has made her directorial feature film debut with the Bosnian War drama In the Land of Blood and Honey. A year-end […]

Bruce the Shark Leaves Universal + 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' Filmmakers vs. Critic Brouhaha

Bruce the Shark and director Steven Spielberg, the de facto Jaws stars. Universal Studios Orlando is getting rid of the Jaws ride, starring Bruce the Shark, so as to replace it with something new to compete with rival theme park Islands of Adventure. One of the biggest box office hits in […]

Nude Rooney Mara & Sacha Baron Cohen Images

Rooney Mara naked (or nearly so), Daniel Craig clothed: 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' international poster. Nearly naked Rooney Mara in provocative 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' international poster Starring Noomi Rapace and Michael Nyqvist, Niels Arden Oplev's The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo became an international blockbuster […]

'Twilight' Sex Scene: PG-Rated BD1? + Inexplicably Drooling Fanboys

'Twilight' sex scene: 'Breaking Dawn - Part 1' to feature PG-rated Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart close encounter? 'Twilight' sex scene: PG-rated 'Breaking Dawn - Part 1'? In the last couple of days, new images of eagerly anticipated 2011 releases have been cropping up online and in newsstands. These include […]

'Harry Potter' Studios Deal, Robert De Niro Golden Globes Honor & Dissing 'Dragon Tattoo' Recasting

Nov. 8, '10, news: For an undisclosed amount, in early November '10 Warner Bros. has announced plans to buy Leavesden Studios, the “Harry Potter Studios” – the U.K. facilities where Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows and the other HP movies, in addition to Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight and […]

Daniel Craig In, Kristen Stewart Out? 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' Remake

Daniel Craig as James Bond in Marc Forster's Quantum of Solace (top); Kristen Stewart as rocker Joan Jett in Floria Sigismondi's The Runaways (bottom) Daniel Craig will be playing (unfairly) disgraced journalist Mikael Blomkvist in the Hollywood version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. David Fincher is slated to […]

Chris Hemsworth 'Thor' & Carey Mulligan as 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo'?

Chris Hemsworth in 'Thor': 'First look.' Chris Hemsworth as Thor Chris Hemsworth has the title role in Kenneth Branagh's upcoming Thor, Paramount's fantasy-adventure written by Ashley Miller and Don Payne, and based on the Marvel comic books. The image above is the first one released online. In addition to Chris […]