Country: United States, United Kingdom
Release Date: 2001
Runtime: 131 min
Director: Ridley Scott
Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Julianne Moore, Giancarlo Giannini, Gary Oldman, Ray Liotta, Frankie Faison, Francesca Neri, Željko Ivanek, David Andrews, Enrico Lo Verso, Ivano Marescotti, Fabrizio Gifuni, Andrea Piedimonte, Mark Margolis, Ajay Naidu, Kelly Piper, Judie Aronson, Sam Wells, Gano Grills, Jamie Harrold, Don McManus, Boyd Kestner, Sebastiano Somma, Francis Guinan
Movie or TV Series Plot
Hannibal, directed by Ridley Scott and starring Anthony Hopkins in the titular role, is a continuation of the Hannibal mythos that takes place seven years after Dr. Hannibal Lecter escapes custody, and finds the cannibalistic serial killer at large in Europe where he's left a bloody swath across the countryside. Mason Verger, (Gary Oldman) remembers Lecter and finds himself obsessed with revenge as he was one of Lecter's victims. However, to catch the evil Dr. Lecter, Mason Verger realizes he needs to set someone that's bait, someone that Hannibal can't resist going after: Clarice Starling (Julianne Moore), the detective from the first movie.
Movie Hannibal was filmed mainly in Firenze, Italy.