Hannibal Rising (2007)

Directors:

Peter Webber

Writers:

Thomas Harris

Actors:

Timothy Walker, Zdenek Dvoracek, Robbie Kay, Hugh Ross, Joerg Stadler, Martin Hub

Synopsis:

The story of the early, murderous roots of the cannibalistic killer, Hannibal Lecter – from his hard-scrabble Lithuanian childhood, where he witnesses the repulsive lengths to which hungry soldiers will go to satiate themselves, through his sojourn in France, where as a med student he hones his appetite for the kill.
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Hannibal Rising (2007)

A joyless mess that fails to capture its namesake, the mood of its predecessors or any sense of tension. Brief moments generate some dread, but the plot and characters are boring and banal, and the action is overwrought and childishly toothless in the ways that matter.
July 23, 2012