Rooney Mara Joins The Top of Action Heroine Hot List

Lisbeth Salander (American film adaptation)

Following in the ferociously anti-social footsteps of Noomi Rapace, who portrayed the surly investigative hacker in the original Swedish film adaptation of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Rooney Mara sustained plenty of tension under the direction of David Fincher. In place of credibility-defying superhero shenanigans, Rooney’s Lisbeth used wile to avenge her tormenter in one of the year’s most unsettling sequences.

Source: Wired