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What did the lunar cycle have to do with the killer?

One of the first things we learn about the killer is that they only kill during a certain time in the moon's phases, which sets up the need to track the killer down before their next murder during the ...
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Why, even after his imprisonment, do people keep calling Hannibal Lecter “Doctor”?

In "The Silence of the Lambs", "Hannibal", and "Red Dragon" almost every character that I remember addresses Hannibal Lecter as "Dr. Lecter", even after he was imprisoned for being a serial killer. ...
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How does Will Graham discover Hannibal is the murderer?

In the movie Red Dragon, Will Graham pays a visit to Hannibal and discusses his new discovery: Will thinks the Chesapeake Killer is eating his victims. Then when Hannibal goes away for a while, Will ...
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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 "Hannibal Lecter". Per the script for Red ...
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Hannibal movies' lack of information

Recently I have finished all of the Hannibal movies with Anthony Hopkins. I find them very interesting, but I have one disappointment. In the movies, even though it is shown as if the serial killers ...
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Why didn't Hannibal destroy the whole note/letter received from the dragon?

In Red Dragon Hannibal received a fan letter/note written on toilet paper. He destroyed just the part which states how he should contact the dragon. So why didn't he destroy the whole thing?
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Have people forgotten about Hannibal Lecter between Hannibal Rising and Red Dragon?

In Hannibal Rising, Hannibal Lecter goes on a killing spree and becomes a cannibalist. People clearly know he is the one who committed these murders. Such a remarkable chain of events won't go ...