The girl with the Dragon tattoo Movie (2011) | Summary, Cast & Plot

The girl with the Dragon tattoo Movie Summary

The girl with the Dragon Tattoo is Your first film in Columbia Pictures' version of Stieg Larsson's literary blockbuster The Millennium Trilogy. Starring Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara and directed by David Fincher, the movie is based on the first novel in the trilogy, which become a worldwide phenomenon and altogether has sold 50 million copies.

The girl with the Dragon tattoo Movie Cast

  • Daniel Craig as Mikael Blomkvist
  • Rooney Mara as Lisbeth Salander
  • Stellan Skarsgård as Martin Vanger
  • Steven Berkoff as Dirch Frode
  • Robin Wright as Erika Berger
  • Yorick van Wageningen as Nils Bjurman
  • Joely Richardson as Harriet Vanger
  • Goran Višnjić as Dragan Armansky
  • Donald Sumpter as Detective Morell.
  • Ulf Friberg as Hans-Erik Wennerström
  • Geraldine James as Cecilia Vanger
  • Embeth Davidtz as Annika Giannini
  • Josefin Asplund as Pernilla Blomkvist
  • Per Myrberg as Harald Vanger
  • Tony Way as Plague
  • Alan Dale as Detective Isaksson
  • Leo Bill as Trinity
  • Élodie Yung as Miriam Wu
  • Joel Kinnaman as Christer Malm

Directed by
  • David Fincher

Produced by
  • Scott Rudin
  • Ole Søndberg
  • Søren Stærmose
  • Ceán Chaffin

Screenplay by
  • Steven Zaillian

Based on
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson

  • Jeff Cronenweth

Edited by
  • Kirk Baxter
  • Angus Wall

Production company
  • Columbia Pictures 
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Scott Rudin Productions
  • Yellow Bird

Distributed by
  • Sony Pictures Releasing

Release date
  • December 20, 2011 (United States)

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The girl with the Dragon tattoo Movie Plot

Stockholm-based Mikael Blomkvist, co-owner and co-editor of Millennium magazine, has lost a high profile libel case caused by an article he wrote on businessman Hans-Erik Wennerström. This loss has got the capability to ruin Mikael professionally. Therefore, he leaves the magazine at the different co-owner/co-editor, Erika Berger's hands. Even in the hands of Erika, the magazine is also suffering because of the scandal and consequent lack of ad sales. 

Because Mikael abilities being a journalist, he receives an offer by aged and wealthy Henrik Vanger to solve the case of presumed dead and his lost grand-niece, Harriet Vanger, who was just sixteen at the time of her disappearance. Despite the generous economic settlement, which could save magazine of Henrik, Mikael has been habituated to perform the job until Henrik adds one object of compensation that money can't buy. Mikael will largely perform the work on Hedeby Island off of Hedestad in northern Sweden, the island where Harriet was seen, and at which almost all of the dysfunctional Vanger family lives, they who are among the suspects. Without them knowing that his principal task will be to find the killer of Harriet to your household, Mikael is writing a chronicle of this Vanger family. 

Since proceeds with his analysis, he asks for a research assistant. Who Henrik's lawyer recommends is a woman named Lisbeth Salangerwho conducted the background check up on Mikael which Henrik arranged in preparation to hire for this endeavor. Mikael will follow the choice if he sees that confirm she did of him, he knowing that she could only have discovered out pieces of information through one way, which might help in this issue.
Lisbeth is a brilliant investigator but troubled in her personal life, which has been under state guardianship while she was climbing up, because of events that happened. Despite what he knows of Lisbeth through her research , and despite her alternative appearance, Mikael begins to trust her, and she trusts him - the first man she trusts in the establishment in a long time - as they tie Harriet's disappearance to a set of what look to be murders of young women leading up to the disappearance.

While Mikael gets got the bigger goal of regaining his name by comprehending that Wennerström is much what he said, During the situation, Lisbeth begins to find a different life for herself.

The girl with the Dragon Tattoo is rated among the best detective movies to be ever made.