The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

The Silence of the Lambs (1991) is a Crime, Drama, Thriller film directed by Jonathan Demme – 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 inmate will give away any information. IMDB


Directed By – Jonathan Demme

Genre – Crime, Drama, Thriller

Cast – Jodie Foster , Scott Glenn , Anthony Hopkins , Stuart Rudin , Lawrence A. Bonney , Kasi Lemmons , Leib Lensky , Anthony Heald , Frankie Faison , Don Brockett , Frank Seals Jr. , Anthony Hopkins , Maria Skorobogatov , Jeffrie Lane , George ‘Red’ Schwartz

In Theaters – 14 February 1991

Duration – 118 Minutes

MPAA Rating : R

Taglines : To enter the mind of a killer she must challenge the mind of a madman.

Story Writers: Thomas Harris

Country: USA

Language: English

Production Company : Strong Heart/Demme Production , Orion Pictures