The Silence Of The Lambs

The Silence Of The Lambs

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Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster deliver sensational Oscar winning performances in this "shockingly powerful thriller" (New York Magazine). "Stunning" (Los Angeles Times) and "spellbinding" (The Hollywood Reporter), this terrifying masterpiece garnered five Academy Awards, including Best Director and the coveted Best Picture. A vicious psychopath is murdering women throughout the Midwest. Believing it takes one to know one, the F.B.I. sends Agent Clarice Starling (Foster) to interview a prisoner who may provide clues to the killer's actions. That prisoner is Hannibal Lecter (Hopkins), a brilliant, demented cannibal who agrees to help Starling only if she'll feed his morbid curiosity with details of her own complicated life. But as their relationship develops, Starling is forced to confront not only her own hidden demons. but also an evil so powerful that she may not have the courage or strength to stop it. Behind The Scenes Featurette, Blooper Reel, Deleted Scenes, Trailers. Subtitles: Cantonese, Korean, Spanish, Mandarin; "Inside The Labyrinth"; "Understanding The Madness"; "'The Silence Of The Lambs': From Page To Screen"; Jonathan Demme and Jodie Foster; "Scoring The Silence"; Original 1991 "Making Of" Featurette; Anthony Hopkins Phone Message; TV Sports; "Breaking The Silence" Bonusview Feature.

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Lynn B.
1,001 reviews
Pop Culture Expert Level 1
Wonderful acting my Anthony Hopkins. I liked his character and wanted him to survive. It had you guessing until the end. I liked the scene where he escaped. Clever. I’ve watched it many times. It is worth watching.
Taylor F.
Springville, NY
377 reviews
Pop Culture Expert Level 1
I spent my 18th birthday staying at home with friends and watching this movie lol, I had been interested in seeing it since I had seen good things about it and I like older movies. It didn’t disappoint
Melanie G.
West Memphis, AR
54 reviews
One of my favorite movies. Silence of the Lambs. The expense of seeing people die and people things popping out at you. It really got me when he cut the man's skull off and had his brain showing. And then he was eating his own brains as he brought it in his face
Christen F.
Manalapan, NJ
496 reviews
Pop Culture Expert Level 1
One of the BEST horror movies I have ever seen.  Well though out and you could never figure out the ending.  That is what makes a good movie to me.  If the ending is a suprise and I was unable to figure it out, then it's good.  If you have not seen this movie, you are missing out.  
Rachel H.
Fort Wayne, IN
36 reviews
Pop Culture Expert Level 2
Perfect 2-disk package for the murder mystery lover. Misery, a classic creepy film staring the ever-talented Kathy Bates & James Caan. James Caan is a writer who is taken in by "his BIGGEST fan" after becoming injured in a car accident. Of course, Annie (Bates) plans of keeping him there the rest of his life to write her favorite books, staring main character Misery.

Silence of the Lambs is a little more graphic & is definitely not for the faint of heart. FBI agent Clarice Starling (Jody Foster) is interviewing "Hannibal the Cannibal", Dr. Hannibal Lecter (Anthony Hopkins), who is locked up in a maximum security facility & serving a sentence for eating his patients. Dr. Lecter is supposed to be giving insight on a new serial killer, "Buffalo Bill". Little does anyone know, Dr. Lecter won't be locked up for much longer, & Agent Starling may have to follow the Buffalo Bill leads all on her own...
Claudia S.
Dallas , TX
396 reviews
Pop Culture Expert Level 1
This movie is just great did scare me a lot not going to lie lol hd so much suspense in it the soundtrack made it more scarier . This movie is not for young kids lol but I do recommend to watch 👌🏻.
Sarah W.
Mount Orab, OH
352 reviews
Pop Culture Expert Level 2
Stephen Kings Misery and The Silence of the Lambs combo disc set. Two amazing classics in any horror thriller collection. Both very iconic great films everyone should experience. Misery is a story about a woman who is a crazed fan of an author whom she 'rescues' after a car accident and decides to keep him and force him to write a new book for her. The silence of the lambs follows a new FBI agent as she tries to unravel one of the countries most elusive and popular serial killers with the help of the famed Dr. Lectar. Both are amazing. I prefer the bluray version but this is still a great set and available on Amazon.
Kristine C.
Baltimore, MD
113 reviews
One of the best movies I've ever seen and I've read the book. The killer was fashioned from several real serial killers (Ed Gein being the most noteworthy) and of course the profiling was dead-on. The casting was absolutely perfect and Sir Anthony Hopkins still gives me the willies as Lecter. To this day if this is on, I'll watch it. I remember it being the first movie I ever watched that accurately portrayed death. The mood of the film is almost palpable. It keeps you on edge until the very end...and then thrown that curve ball at you.
Mary P.
Niskayuna, NY
374 reviews
Pop Culture Expert Level 2
Silence of the Lambs is one of the most chilling movies of all time. If you're a true horror fan and haven't see this, I don't know what you're doing. It's very appropriate that this is packaged with Misery which is another psychological mind trip about an author and a very....devoted fan. It's Stephen King so it's an AMAZING read, but it's very much worth watching Kathy Bates in all her crazed glory.
Crystal A.
160 reviews
Pop Culture Expert Level 1
Two wonderfully directed and scripted movies. Misery is heart wrenching and hard to watch at times for the suspense but the story is classic. The screen adaptation of Tom Harris' Silence of The Lambs was absolutely astonishing! No one except for Hopkins could play Lecter so terrifyingly close to how you imagined while turning each page of the novel.
Bria  D.
Vernon , British Columbia
218 reviews
Whiis is better? Misery or Silence of the Lambs? ?
Adriana O.
Long Beach, CA
24 reviews
What other horror movies do you recommend to is horror loving people?
emily b.
Molena, GA
10 reviews
I hate books!!!
Amy K.
Pittsburgh, PA
111 reviews
Where is this double set available?
Jess N.
Lake Charles, LA
157 reviews
What did you think was the scariest scene?

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