The Swedish publisher of the best-selling “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” trilogy says it has hired an author to write a sequel to the series by Stieg Larsson, who died in 2004. Norstedts said…
Chicago-based arthouse distributor Music Box Films has acquired U.S. rights to “The Returned,” the hit Canal Plus supernatural drama. Bringing together film and TV talent on both sides of the camera…
A slickly made though utterly predictable Danish suspenser from director Mikkel Norgaard.
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Sam Taylor-Johnson may have landed the sexiest directing job in town, but the indie helmer must now make “50 Shades of Grey” into something that can recapture the buzz it once had. Here are a few…
Though it marks a return to Swedish filmmaking after 25 years of English-language features, Lasse Hallstrom's gruesome thriller "The Hypnotist" feels like a rather awkward fit for the director of…
Sean Bean is in talks to topline a trilogy of "Devil's Peak" films, based on South African author Deon Meyer's novels.
Stieg Larsson's new-style heroine, pierced punk Swedish hacker Lisbeth Salander, was the red carpet focus for Columbia and MGM's "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" Dec. 14 preem at the Ziegfeld.
As classy a film as could be made from Stieg Larsson's sordid page-turner, David Fincher's much-anticipated return to serial-killer territory is a fastidiously grim pulp entertainment that plays like…
Swedish shingle Yellow Bird, the outfit behind the original "Millennium" movie trilogy, is in development with Andy Harries' Left Bank Pictures to make a feature pic of Henning Mankell's "Italian…
As Sony revs up for its version of "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo," starring Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara, the Swedish film industry is reaping its reward from the record-breaking success of the…
Hollywood remakes of foreign-language pics often create some distance from the original by tweaking the story or moving the setting to America, but filmmaker David Fincher seems unafraid to measure…