While Scar-Jo didn't fit the bill, Rooney Mara has certainly come to embody the bad-ass lead for "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo."
David Fincher has taken on one of the most ubiquitous books of the last decade and created -- through dark moodiness and nipple rings -- a visual sensation to match.
A TV spot for the American film version of Stieg Larsson's international best seller has arrived, and though it's just a brief glimpse, boy, does it pack a punch.
Take a look and let us know what you think!
"The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" hits theaters on December 21st.