Genre: Crime \ Drama \ Thriller Age Rating: R Rating: 8.6
 The Silence of the Lambs (1991) (View More Info)
IMDB User Ratings: 8.6 (1183554 votes)
The Silence of the Lambs 1991 Cover
DirectorJonathan DemmeMusicHoward Shore
Year 1991Runtime 1 Hour 58 Minutes
Country USAProduction Grace Blake Ron Bozman Gary Goetzman
IMDB Rating 8.6Language English, Latin
Genre Crime, Drama, Thriller CastJodie Foster , Lawrence A. Bonney , Kasi Lemmons
F.B.I. trainee Clarice Starling (Jodie Foster) works hard to advance her career, while trying to hide or put behind her West Virginia roots, of which if some knew, would automatically classify her as being backward or white trash. After graduation, she aspires to work in the agency's Behavioral Science Unit under the leadership of Jack Crawford (Scott Glenn). While she is still a trainee, Crawford asks her to question Dr. Hannibal Lecter (Sir Anthony Hopkins), a psychiatrist imprisoned, thus far, for eight years in maximum security isolation for being a serial killer who cannibalized his victims. Clarice is able to figure out the assignment is to pick Lecter's brains to help them solve another serial murder case, that of someone coined by the media as "Buffalo Bill" (Ted Levine), who has so far killed five victims, all located in the eastern U.S., all young women, who are slightly overweight (especially around the hips), all who were drowned in natural bodies of water, and all who ...

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