From the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo to the girl with disfiguring scars.
In Dead Man Down, Noomi (rhymes with "homey") Rapace plays a beautician who enlists the aid of gang enforcer Colin Farrell to seek retribution against the drunk driver who left her both physically and emotionally mutilated.
And, like Lisbeth Salander, the character with the cropped jet-black hair and pierced nose and eyebrows she played in the original Swedish/Danish Dragon Tattoo film and its two sequels, her latest portrayal shares a lot with the actress' personal views on the notion of beauty.
"For women all over the world it's so important to be beautiful," complains the undeniably beautiful 33-year-old of Swedish and Spanish extraction.
The 10 worst superhero movies of all time Okay, Iron Man 3 is solidly a hit with both critics and fans. So before Man of Steel, R.I.P.D., Kick Ass 2 and Thor: The Dark World land in theatres, we thought now was a good time to take a look back at some comic book film adaptations that have missed ... Read more