The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo Red Band Trailer

A bootlegged copy of the red band trailer for David Fincher’s film The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo has been floating around the internet for a day or two. I find myself surprisingly against this remake and, in what might be a self-fulfilling prophecy, disappointed in the trailer (the feel bad movie of Christmas… really?). I found the original Swedish films extremely satisfying (despite a somewhat meandering finale) and don’t really... Read More

The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo

When considering foreign film, two countries come immediately to my mind as those at the forefront of the best of world cinema: France, and Sweden. I’m not sure if I turn to the Scandinavian country solely because of Ingmar Bergman, but to me, Swedish film says dark, thoughtful, soulful, provocative. So imagine my pleasure when a new trilogy starts creating quite a buzz, hailing from none other, but Sweden. Not to mention, it’s based... Read More