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The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller


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A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims.


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Director:

Jonathan Demme

Writers:

Thomas Harris (novel), Ted Tally (screenplay)

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Trivia

Jodie Foster spent a great deal of time with FBI agent Mary Ann Krause prior to filming. Krause gave Foster the idea of Starling standing by her car crying. Krause told Foster that at times, the work just became so overwhelming that it was a good way to get an ... ...


Quotes

FBI instructor: Starling! Starling! Crawford wants to see you in his office.
Clarice Starling: Thank you, sir.


Goofs

Clarice says she double-majored in criminology and psychology at the University of Virginia. UVA has never offered a criminology major.


Crazy Credits

The producers wish to thank Adele, Bobby and the rest of the gang at Bufa's.

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Genres

Crime | Drama | Thriller

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