Fast-forward to past year, when we learned that Sony had scrapped Played With Fire and instead chose to reboot the property, with director Fede Alvarez in charge and the fourth installment in the book series, The Girl in the Spider's Web, acting as the source material.
The fact that we never really got a proper follow-up to David Fincher's The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo was always one of the more unfortunate filmmaking decisions of the last decade. It became a global hit for Columbia Pictures, taking in over $230 million worldwide.
The acclaimed star of The Crown replaces Rooney Mara in the role of the troubled hacker/cult figure introduced by the late author Stieg Larsson in Millennium novel series.
The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo's US -bred sequel has been in the works for over seven years, long after the first film's lukewarm box-office success, which was a surprise, considering that almost every avid USA reader inhaled Steig Larsson's Millenium trilogy.
Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Pre-cut Melons
The outbreak is believed linked to pre-cut melons, including fruit salad mixes with melon, sold at Walmart and Kroger stores. The departments are urging anyone who purchased pre-cut melon at either Walmart or Kroger to throw it away.
Harry Kane signs new Tottenham deal until 2024
They are due to move into the ground next season after playing last season's home matches as Wembley Stadium. The 24-year-old told the club's official website: "I'm really excited, it's a proud day".
Gator drags woman into pond, authorities say
The park is near the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, a major Miami-area tourist and entertainment attraction. Since 1948, there have been 300 incidents when alligators have bitten people, and 22 have died.
Russia Triumphs in Latest Global University Rankings
Overall, 1,233 universities were considered and 1,011 were ranked including 37 universities from Australia. Tsinghua University becomes the first Chinese top-20 university since QS's first standalone compilation.