Momentum Pictures and Yellow Bird Films have released an English language UK trailer for Niels Arden Oplevâ€™s upcoming thriller The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. The film series is based on the novel by Swedish author Stieg Larsson. This trilogy has become one of the best selling ones of this year.
The story deals with a disgraced journalist and a cyberpunk chick who team up to investigate a decades old murder in the dark and snowy climes of modern day Scandinavia.
The girl with the Dragon Tattoo is based on the book by the late author Stieg Larsson. It tells the story of Mikael Blomkvist is enlisted to investigate a mysterious possible murder that may or may not have taken place decades ago in a small Swedish town. Blomkvish joins forces with a brilliant hacker, the titular Lisbeth Salander, played by the striking Swedish actress Noomi Rapace.
Oplevâ€™s original Swedish version is set to hit American theaters this March, which is when we will see if The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo is really this yearâ€™s Let the Right one in. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo already has a strong following, and will eventually be remade into an English language film God Forbid.
Larssonâ€™s three books have already been made into a trilogy of films and was premiers in Sweden in September and November of 2009. Check out the trailer of the film below and tell us what you think of the film. The films are set to release in limited release in New York and Los Angeles on March 12, 2010.