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How is a blind character working at film developer lab?

In Manhunter (1986), Reba McClane (a completely blind person) is found working at film lab. I know blind people can have other heightened senses, but surely fi

Why is Hannibal Lecter's name spelled differently?

The 2002 film, Red Dragon is considered to be a prequel to The Silence of the Lambs and Hannibal. In these films, Dr. Hannibal Lecter's name is spelled "Hannib

In Manhunter, was Dr. Lecktor a cannibal?

In Manhunter, Brian Cox plays Dr. Hannibal Lecter (spelled Lecktor in the film) – Lecter's first on screen portrayal. Hannibal Lecter is famously a canni

Why does Lecter help the Feds?

FBI agents approach Hannibal Lecter seeking his insight in tracking down killers but Lecter doesn't strike me as someone who'd help out of the goodness of his h