Topic: Lisbeth Salander

Crushable Quotable: David Fincher Says Lisbeth Salander Is Not A Superhero

Crushable Quotable: David Fincher Says Lisbeth Salander Is Not A Superhero

“Superheroes live in a world of good and evil, and she’s far more complex than a superhero. She’s been compromised. She’s been subjugated. She’s been marginalised. She’s been swept into the gutter and she’s had a part in it. She dresses like trash because she’s someone who has been betrayed and hurt so badly, by forces beyond her control, that she’s just decided to be refuse.” More »

Life Imitating Art Imitating IKEA

Life Imitating Art Imitating IKEA

The Girl Who Plays With Fire is the second of those Stieg Larsson books (which begin with The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo…now coming to a theater near you!) that are not quite as big as Twilight or the Da Vinci Code, but hey…we need something to fill up our days, right?

Anyway, the heroine of the books is Lisbeth Salander, and boy does she like her Swedish furniture! In case you had a hard time imagining exactly what a VERKSAM office chair looked like in your head (books are hard!) and can’t wait for the second movie to come out, Apartment Therapy has compiled most of the items into one big picture. More »