The Millennium Trilogy

The Millennium Trilogy : Forecast
Although David Fincher's "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" seemed to be a guaranteed hit, its lackluster box office performance has some speculating that the movie's planned sequels will be scrapped.

Will the Girl With the Dragon Tattoo sequels be scrapped?

A disappointing opening weekend at the box office jeopardizes the future of David Fincher's Hollywood adaptation of Stieg Larsson's Millennium trilogy

The Millennium Trilogy : Analysis
Despite a strong female protagonist, "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" may not draw a female crowd when it opens, according to early tracking data.

Why The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is turning off women: 4 theories

Millions of women helped make Stieg Larsson's book a blockbuster success. So why does early tracking indicate that females don't plan on seeing the movie?

The Millennium Trilogy : The List
Rooney Mara's gutsy performance as gothic hacker Lisbeth Salander is the most captivating part of "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo," critics say.

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo: 4 talking points

The early reviews are in, and critics are hailing Rooney Mara's star-making turn as tattooed hacker Lisbeth Salander

The Millennium Trilogy : Opinion Brief
Want bit of antisocial hacker edge this winter? H&M will offer shoppers that quintessential Lisbeth Salander look starting Dec. 14.

H&M's 'slightly absurd' Girl With the Dragon Tattoo fashion line

The Swedish retailer will soon flood stores with clothes inspired by edgy heroine Lisbeth Salander. Brilliant marketing — or just strange?

The Millennium Trilogy : Best Video
In a new trailer for "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo," audiences get their first real look at Rooney Mara's take on the darkly enigmatic Lisbeth Salander.

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo trailer: 5 talking points

An extended look at David Fincher's adaptation of the best-selling novel previews Rooney Mara's take on Lisbeth Salander, a haunting score, and much more

The Millennium Trilogy : Opinion Brief
W's cleavage-baring shot contradicts author Stieg Larsson's conception of Lizbeth Salander as a deliberately asexual creature, says the New York Daily News.

Rooney Mara's extreme 'Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' makeover

Have the right haircut, numerous piercings, and bleached eyebrows convincingly turned Rooney Mara into the Stieg Larsson heroine, Lisbeth Salander?

The Millennium Trilogy : Best Column
One appeal of Stieg Larsson's novels may be their tech savvy plot lines featuring Apple PowerBook-equipped protagonists.

Is Stieg Larsson's Millennium trilogy overrated?

In The New Yorker, Joan Acocella tries to come to terms with the immense popularity of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and its successors, despite their glaring faults

The Millennium Trilogy : Instant Guide
Larsson reportedly planned to include ten books in the series.

'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' series: An unpublished sequel?

Yes, say new reports, Stieg Larsson did write another book — apparently set in the Canadian arctic. Will fans will ever get to read it?

The Millennium Trilogy : Fact Sheet
Mara appeared briefly in Youth in Revolt, and played the lead role of Nancy in the recent remake of A Nightmare On Elm Street.

Who is Rooney Mara, the world's newest movie star?

The 25-year-old is the surprise choice to play Lisbeth Salander in the Hollywood version of "The Girl with a Dragon Tattoo." But what else do we know about her?

The Millennium Trilogy : Twitter Take
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The latest Tweets about 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo'

Unfiltered, real-time commentary from the world at large

The Millennium Trilogy : The List
Stockholm: The big destination for "Millenium" readers

7 highlights from 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' tour of Stockholm

Devotees of Stieg Larsson's hit 'Millennium' novels are making pilgrimages to the many real-life Swedish locations featured in the books

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