“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
Topic: Lisbeth Salander
The hotly anticipated American Girl with the Dragon Tattoo movie is coming out later this year, and a trailer featuring stars Rooney Mara (Lisbeth Salander) and Daniel Craig (Mikael Blomqvist) has finally hit the web. So far, the movie looks like it’s staying true to the hugely popular books by Stieg Larsson, with plenty of blood, gore, and Swedish landscape. More
Rooney Mara arrived at the Palm Springs Film Festival with cropped black hair, bleached eyebrows and a facial piercing. She was there to support her Social Network castmates, but looked more like her character from the upcoming book-to-movie The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, which is currently filming. More
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