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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
It's unmissable, flaws and all, because riveting suspense spiced with diabolical laughs and garnished with a sprig of kinky romance add up...
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Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
Hannibal isn't art. But for filmgoers with a taste for the absurd and a tolerance for the blackest of black humor, it's one heck of a...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Hannibal lacks the rounded emotional elegance of ''The Silence of the Lambs'' (that was a great film; this one is merely good).
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Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
''The Silence of the Lambs'' was a classic; Hannibal is only a good movie of its type.
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
Hannibal, riding the malicious wit of Hopkins' sophisticated fiend, is a gorgeous, wild, sometimes sick thriller, a feast for enraptured...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Perhaps to compensate for the absence of compelling drama and tension (and a few continuity gaffes), Scott has retreated to his TV...
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
It's certainly not scary; it's not even suspenseful. The tension in Hannibal is purely sexual.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Though Hannibal the movie is unresolved in ways the book is not, that isn't Mr. Hopkins's fault. He's still a star for all seasons, and...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The picture is willfully gross, fundamentally stupid and in no way worth the discomfort of watching it. Yet it may be the most well-crafted...
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USA Today

By Mike Clark
Hopkins' Hannibal is no longer mysterious, Clarice is no longer vulnerable, and the overextended Florence scenes dash any hopes of early...
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By Aleux
Personally , I loved this movie and thought it too be fine ... my friends also claim it was a good movie but way to gorey , the only really gorey part was when somebody *I use somebody so I wont give...

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By The Critisist
This flick was okay.You are brought back to the early days and the reasoning behind the Hannibal Lechter legacy.Some of the cting is kinda hammy, but overall it's an alright movie.I like the sexual...

Gross as ***&^!

By hoffoliv
Title says it all....

Dr. Lecter returns

By robertlowery15
Director Ridley Scott's "Hannibal", the sequel to "The Silence of the Lambs", is, in a way, better handled than its predecessor, but still needs a little improvement. It's more than welcome to see...


By tmkurish
Usually sequels aren't that great but Hannibal definitely proved that to be false. Anthony Hopkins was phenomenal like always and the ending wad very messed up to say the least....


By 5 Starz