Overview

The story of the early, murderous roots of the cannibalistic killer, Hannibal Lecter – from his hard-scrabble Lithuanian childhood, where he witnesses the repulsive lengths to which hungry soldiers will go to satiate themselves, through his sojourn in France, where as a med student he hones his appetite for the kill.

  1. Thomas Harris

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Peter Webber

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Gaspard Ulliel

    Gaspard Ulliel

    Hannibal Lecter

  2. Aaran Thomas

    Hannibal Lecter (young)

  3. Gong Li

    Gong Li

    Lady Murasaki

  4. Dominic West

    Dominic West

    Inspector Popil

  5. Rhys Ifans

    Rhys Ifans

    Vladis Grutas

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • February 6, 2007
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 1m

Budget $50,000,000.00

Revenue $82,169,884.00

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