The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Luftslottet som sprangdes)

Rated R 148 min. 2010

The movie adaptation of Stieg Larsson’s Millennium series steadily loses steam as it goes along, but wrapping up a trilogy inside of one calendar year is refreshingly satisfying. Socially maladjusted punk hacker Lisbeth Salander (Noomi Rapace) barely escapes the trilogy’s middle installment and wakes up in a hospital accused of attempted murder. Crusading investigative journalist Mikael (Michael Nyqvist) wants to prove her innocence. And some shadowy powerful old white dudes are making behind-the-scenes plans to take both of them out. Yes, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest gets all kinds of government conspiracy theories, but a really solid mash-up of seriously paranoid episodes of The X-Files and good courtroom drama looks fresh when it takes place in Sweden and the stunning Mirja Turestedt plays an unflappable constitutional cop.

Film Credits

Official Site: www.musicboxfilms.com/the-girl-who-kicked-the-hornets-nest

Director: Daniel Alfredson

Writer: Jonas Frykberg and Stieg Larsson

Producer: Søren Stærmose

Cast: Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace, Lena Endre, Anders Ahlbom, Tina Berg, Alexandra Eisenstein, Michalis Koutsogiannakis, Jacob Ericksson, Tekla Granlund and Annika Hallin

Show Times

Sorry there are no upcoming showtimes for The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Luftslottet som sprangdes)

Add a review

Rating

Select a star to rate.