In chess, it is a common tactic to sacrifice your pawn for a chance at the all-important queen. And now we know that nobody plays the Hollywood chess game quite like David Fincher.

According to The Playlist, reports that Fincher was set to direct 'Pawn Sacrifice' were decidedly premature, as the edgy director has instead signed on to helm the high profile adaptation of Steig Larsson's acclaimed thriller 'The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo' for Sony.
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