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The Narrative

Loving Hannibal Lecter

How the cannibalistic serial killer gained his superfans

via Pixabay

For many of us, our first introduction to Hannibal Lecter was via Jonathan Demme’s 1991 film, The Silence of the Lambs. Who can forget the delightfully sinister Anthony Hopkins’ psychological flirting with protagonist Clarice Starling (Jodie Foster) while a deranged fellow prisoner masturbated in the next cell over?

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Karen Smart

Karen Smart

Freelance wordsmith and renegade semicolon over-user.