Posts tagged "lisbeth salander"

Other Girls With Dragon Tattoos

Probably the biggest movie this holiday season? Unquestionably "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo." And as such, its star, Rooney Mara, is on the brink of major mega stardom. Her dystopian take on Lisbeth Salander, shaved eyebrows, piercings, tattoos and all -- has become the talked about look this season, and is already being reflected on some runways. But what…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 23, 2011

13 Of The Toughest Women Ever On Film

I poured through Stieg Larsson's Girl With the Dragon Tattoo book series in, like, three weeks, utterly captivated with the compelling story line(s), complex characters, and great writing, somewhat of a rarity for page-turning beach reads. Most of all, I was obsessed with the character of Lisbeth Salander, the unlikely heroine of Larsson's trilogy. Tough as nails,…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 13, 2011

H&M’s “Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” Collection Is As Much of a Dystopian Nightmare as You’d Expect

So, let me get this straight: The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo is about a woman attempting to outrun a sadistic rapist and solve a murder, so naturally you'd want to design a line of clothing around her look. Well, not really. It seems that H&M's "Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" collection is mostly a…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 3, 2011

Halloween Inspiration Board: Lisbeth Salander From “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo”

If you want to channel you inner bad ass, computer hacker this Halloween, there's really no character more fitting than Lisbeth Salander, the inky heroine from The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo series. We encourage you not to harm anyone while wearing this costume, well, unless they deserve it. The "Wasp" approves of vigilante justice…
By: Ami Angelowicz / October 21, 2011

Rooney Mara Channels Lisbeth Salander On The Cover Of W Magazine

Ever since it was announced that Rooney Mara would be playing Lisbeth Salander in David Fincher's big screen version of "The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo," people have been speculating about whether sweet Rooney can go hard. I think this W magazine cover of her in character proves that yes, she can at…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / January 13, 2011

Noomi Rapace Says Playing Lisbeth Salander Was A Suicide Mission

"I thought everyone would hate me! The readers of the books have such a strong relationship with her as a character, I thought they'd never accept what I did with Lisbeth. It felt like a suicide mission to accept the role." —Noomi Rapace, who plays Lisbeth Salander in the Swedish film versions of Stieg…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 8, 2010

Rooney Mara: All You Ever Needed To Know About The New Lisbeth Salander

Yesterday, after months of speculation, David Fincher announced that he'd cast Rooney Mara as Lisbeth Salander in "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo." Some people are sighing with relief that the role didn't go to a rumored big name like Scarlett Johansson or Kristen Stewart. But others are wondering who the…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / August 17, 2010