February 9, 2001
Rated R for strong, gruesome violence, some nudity, and language
Several years ago, FBI trainee Clarice Starling brought the serial killer Buffalo Bill to justice, but at the expense of the escape of psychotic serial killer Hannibal "The Cannibal" Lecter. Since then, no one has heard or seen him.
The lone survivor of Lecter's rampage, Mason Verger, a millionaire who is confined to bed and a respirator, long ago put out a bounty on Lecter's head. Now, facts are beginning to trickle in...
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Ten years ago Hannibal the Cannibal left the big screen with the menacing words, "I'm having an old friend for dinner." Ten years ago Silence of the Lambs
, the only movie to sweep the Oscars for such prestigious awards as Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, and Best Adapated Screenplay, left the idea of a sequel wide open. And finally, in 2001, Hannibal has returned to the big screen, along with Clarice Starling. Full movie review »