Golden Globe winner, Claire Foy is Lisbeth Salander, Swedish avenger, hacker and cult figure in Stieg Larsson’s acclaimed Millennium book series, who returns to the big screen in The Girl in the Spider’s Web – an adaptation of the recent global bestseller,
This time around, Lisbeth is on the run after a job gone wrong finds her on the bad side of both NSA agent Ed Needham (Lakeith Stanfield) and the Swedish authorities, but her real opponent is her own sister Camilla Salander (Blade Runner 2049’s Sylvia Hoeks). The proverbial sins of the past coming back to haunt Lisbeth -- a character already struggling with plenty of past trauma -- make this a particularly personal battle for her.
BBFC Advice: Contains strong violence, injury detail, language, sex. This film also contains flashing images which may affect viewers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy.
Running Time: 1hr 57mins
BBFC Advice: 15
Director(s): Fede Alvarez
Country of Origin: USA & Sweden
Year of release: 2018