The Silence of the Lambs

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Director:Jonathan Demme
Written by:Ted Tally (Screenplay), Thomas Harris (Novel)

Script Synopsis:Clarice Starling is a top student at the FBI's training academy. Jack Crawford wants Clarice to interview Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a brilliant psychiatrist who is also a violent psychopath, serving life behind bars for various acts of murder and cannibalism. Crawford believes that Lecter may have insight into a case and that Starling, as an attractive young woman, may be just the bait to draw him out.