What if Hermione, Katniss, Michonne and Buffy lived together?…

In this spoof of the truly terrible reality TV show Bad Girls' Club, a group of clever geek comedians ponder what it would be like if these reality TV shows were actually cast with people we wanted to watch fight amongst themselves? So they created the BAMF Girls Club — starring Buffy, Katniss, Hermoine, Lisbeth,… » 8/28/12 3:30pm 8/28/12 3:30pm

The 2012 Oscar nominations: Hugo soars, Andy Serkis is ignored

The Oscar nominations are out. Our only hope for a genre win in Best Picture is Hugo or Midnight in Paris, and the odds aren't in our favor. Biggest snub of all? Andy Serkis in Rise of the Planet of the Apes. » 1/24/12 7:20am 1/24/12 7:20am

An Exclusive Look at the Making of Dragon Tattoo's Stunning Titles

We're still haunted by the oozing hands that smushed Lisbeth Salander's lovely face in David Fincher's The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo's title sequence. But what sort of Dragon Tattoo imagery is hidden amongst all these tangled vines of USB cables and "primordial dream ooze"? We spoke with co-founder of Blur and… » 1/05/12 11:12am 1/05/12 11:12am

David Fincher explains why his Dragon Tattoo heroine isn't a superhero

We sat down with director David Fincher to discuss the inner workings of the complex character that is The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, or Lisbeth Salander. Find out why Fincher is loathe to dub the crime-fighting hacker a superhero, and what his inspiration was for the much-buzzed-about tar titles from this film.… » 12/23/11 12:27pm 12/23/11 12:27pm

Nostalgia for cyberpunk haunts The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is the second retelling in less than a decade of Stieg Larsson's preternaturally gripping book about hackers, investigative journalists, rape and murder. Larsson's novel, published posthumously in 2005, spawned a Swedish film, an international cult following, and finally David… » 12/21/11 12:54pm 12/21/11 12:54pm

Hackers Vs. Secret Nazi Cabals In "The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo"

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo injects its pulpy, high-tech noir with references to Swedish/Nazi collaborators and secret societies. If you dig a well-executed suspense thriller, this movie plays like a master's guide on how it's done. » 4/07/10 2:29pm 4/07/10 2:29pm