The Silence of the Lambs (1991) Poster

The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

 -  Crime | Thriller | Drama  -  January 30, 1991

Young FBI agent Clarice Starling is assigned to help find a missing woman to save her from a psychopathic serial killer who skins his victims. Clarice attempts to gain a better insight into the twisted mind of the killer by talking to another psychopath Hannibal Lecter, who used to be a respected psychiatrist. FBI agent Jack Crawford believes that Lecter, who is also a very powerful and clever mind manipulator, has the answers to their questions and can help locate the killer. However, Clarice must first gain Lecter's confidence before the...

Director:

Jonathan Demme

Writers:

Ted Tally (screenplay), Thomas Harris (novel "The Silence of the Lambs")

Stars:

Anthony Hopkins, Jodie Foster, Ted Levine, Roger Corman