The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (English dubbed) is the 2009 Swedish crime thriller based on the worldwide bestseller by Stieg Larsson. Recently disgraced journalist Mikael Blomkvist (Michael Nyqvist) receives an invitation from the wealthy Henrik Vanger (Sven-Bertil Taube) to investigate a 40-year old mystery. Vanger's niece Harriet disappeared off the family's island and Henrik believes that a member of the family is responsible. Mikael soon learns that the tight-lipped Vanger clan does not spill secrets. Mikail hires computer hacker Lisbeth Salander (Noomi Rapace) to assist with research. The tattooed and Goth attired expert has a few secrets of her own, including a sadistic social worker, Nils Bjurman (Peter Andersson), who has guardianship over the orphan and ward of the state. As the reporter and hacker begin to uncover the dark and ugly secrets of the powerful family, they become targets as they get closer to finding out what happened to the young girl all those years ago.