Clarice Starling is a top student at the FBI's training academy. Jack Crawford wants Clarice to interview Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a brilliant psychiatrist who is also a violent psychopath, serving life behind bars for various acts of murder and cannibalism. Crawford believes that Lecter may have insight into a case and that Starling, as an attractive young woman, may be just the bait to draw him out.

GENRES:  Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Demme

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Cast & Characters

Jodie Foster Clarice Starling
Lawrence A. Bonney FBI Instructor
Kasi Lemmons Ardelia Mapp
Lawrence T. Wrentz Agent Burroughs
Scott Glenn Jack Crawford
Anthony Heald Dr. Frederick Chilton
Frankie Faison Barney Matthews
Don Brockett Friendly Psychopath
Frank Seals Jr. Brooding Psychopath
Stuart Rudin Miggs
Anthony Hopkins Dr. Hannibal Lecter
Masha Skorobogatov Young Clarice

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