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Play

Informal for an investment or investment decision, especially one that becomes profitable.
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play

1. An investment.
2. See direct play.
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Adapted from the second book of Stieg Larsson's best-selling trilogy, The Girl Who Played With Fire is a lean, muscular thriller that pulls no punches in its depictions of the cruelty meted out to the morally conflicted characters.
Based on the best-selling trilogy by Swedish writer Stieg Larsson, The Girl Who Played with Fire opens nationwide on August 27, but we've teamed up with Momentum Pictures to give you the chance to see it first and for free.
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Part two of the Millennium Trilogy - The Girl Who Played with Fire. I'm still trying to catch up with part three.
THE GIRL WHO PLAYED WITH FIRE (15) Verdict: ORIGINALLY released in cinemas in August last year, this second adaptation of the Stieg Larsson trilogy was second best to first film The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo.