The movie

The Silence of The Lambs

This is a classic, with an unprecedented level of tension. The chilling thriller by director Jonathan Demme is based on the book by Thomas Harris.

Length: 118 min
Country: Verenigde Staten
Language spoken: Engels
Language subtitles: Nederlands
Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Jodie Foster en Scott Glenn
Director: Jonathan Demme
Release date: 1991


In 1990, Clarice Starling is pulled from her FBI training at the Quantico, Virginia FBI Academy by Jack Crawford of the Bureau's Behavioral Science Unit. He assigns her to interview Hannibal Lecter, a former psychiatrist and incarcerated cannibalistic serial killer. Crawford believes Lecter's insight could prove useful in the pursuit of a psychopath serial killer nicknamed \"Buffalo Bill\", who kills young women and removes their skin from their bodies.