Zenon Ziembiewicz, after finishing University in Paris, meets Elizabeth, whom he was in love with at an earlier age. He also meets Justine at a family farm, not realizing she will have a profound effect on his life. When he comes back to the city, he falls in love with Elizabeth, and all goes well, until one day when Justine pays him a visit with some shocking news
The movie is centered on a couple, Nader and Simin, and their 11-year-old daughter, Termeh. Nader and Simin are about to leave the country for good; however, Nader has a change of heart and decides to stay and look after his father who suffers from Alzheimer's disease.
This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago.