Closing instalment in the classy series of thrillers adapted from Stieg Larsson’s best- selling Millennium Trilogy. Perhaps not quite as compelling as staunch fans might hope, but there are many, many loose ends to be tied up. Show a little patience and the fi lm’s fi nale will still deliver. The plot picks up with renegade cyber- hacker Lisbeth Salander ( Noomi Rapace, above) fi ghting back from the brink of death to exact vengeance on all of her nefarious enemies. As always, the intrepid journalist A high- priced contract killer ( Tom Cruise) forces an LA cabbie ( Jamie Foxx) to assist with an evening’s work. Cruise throws some convincingly menacing shapes in his fi rst all- out badman role, but the real standout is the aggressively atmospheric direction of Michael Mann ( A stylish, compelling in- your- face thriller.