The Girl in the Spider’s Web (PG) *** – By Shirl Hollenberg

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Family Divide!

Ghosts from the past can have devastating consequences. An avenging angel becomes the pawn in a dangerous game of deceit and deception in the eventful The Girl in The Spider’s Web. Inspired by the characters created by Swedish national treasure Sieg Larsson this thriller from Sony Pictures continues that exciting tradition.

Born anew is ace do-gooder Lisbeth Salander. Small screen wonder Claire Foy leaves the stuffy royal family behind for the kinky and gross excesses of the rich and not so pleasant upper crust of Swedish society. Still good with a computer the lass is lassoed into the world of international intrigue when some ultra important high-tech arms related software suddenly goes astray.

So, the Hunt is on to find a ruthless fiend out to destroy the world. Caught up in the crosshairs of revenge and vendettas is Lisbeth and her moralistic left-leaning friends. Despite not in the The same class as the chilling Swedish made masterpiece of murderous mayhem The Girl In The Spider’s Web still boasts an in intriguing story, Good pacing and a bad Girl gone good who you certainly can (and will) root for!