“The past never forgets.”
Lisbeth Salander returns, although this time in the form of Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild winner Claire Foy (The Crown) in the The Girl in the Spider’s Web, the second in the acclaimed Millennium book series created by Stieg Larsson. The first, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo was originally turned into a feature film in 2009 and starred Noomi Rapace and was then given an Americanized remake directed by David Fincher starring Rooney Mara, in an Oscar-nominated turn, as Salander and co-starred Daniel Craig.
Fede Alvarez, the director of 2016’s breakout thriller Don’t Breathe, takes the reigns for ‘Spider’s Web’ from a script adapted by himself and Steven Knight. The film also stars Sverrir Gudnason,
Lakeith Stanfield (Get Out), Stephen Merchant, Sylvia Hoeks, Claes Bang (The Square), Christopher Convery, Synnøve Macody Lund, and Vicky Krieps (Phantom Thread).
The Girl in the Spider’s Web is an MGM/Columbia Pictures production and will be released on November 9th, 2018.
Here is the trailer and poster.