Having never seen The Silence of the Lambs, I was pleased to discover that this prequel stands out on its own. A good thriller, very good acting and an intriguing plot.
Before the Silence
Anthony Hopkins returns in his finest and most chilling performance yet, as the malevolent Dr Hannibal Lecter. FBI agent Will Graham (Edward Norton, Fight Club) is called out of early retirement to catch a serial killer known as "The Tooth Fairy".To stop the brutal murders from continuing, Graham must first let Lecter inside his head. Prepare to be disturbed as Graham confronts the brilliantly sinister Lecter in this dark and heart-pounding thriller. With an outstanding cast including Oscar Nominees Ralph Fiennes, Emily Watson, and Harvey Keitel, plus Mary Louise Parker and Philip Seymour Hoffman.