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The Resource The silence of the lambs, a Jonathan Demme picture ; produced by Kenneth Utt, Edward Saxon and Ron Bozman ; screenplay by Ted Tally ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (videorecording)

The silence of the lambs, a Jonathan Demme picture ; produced by Kenneth Utt, Edward Saxon and Ron Bozman ; screenplay by Ted Tally ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (videorecording)

Label
The silence of the lambs
Title
The silence of the lambs
Statement of responsibility
a Jonathan Demme picture ; produced by Kenneth Utt, Edward Saxon and Ron Bozman ; screenplay by Ted Tally ; directed by Jonathan Demme
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A psychopath is murdering young women across the Midwest. Believing that it takes one to know one, the FBI sends Agent Clarice Starling to interview a demented prisoner, Dr. Hannibal Lecter. Lecter is willing to provide clues to the killer's actions if Clarice will feed his morbid curiosity by telling him about her own complicated life
Awards note
Academy Awards: Best Picture; Best Actor: Anthony Hopkins; Best Actress: Jodie Foster; Best Director: Jonathan Demme.
Cataloging source
TDS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; editor, Craig McKay ; music, Howard Shore
Dewey number
791.43
Language note
  • English, French or Spanish soundtracks and subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PS3558.A6558
LC item number
S5 2004
PerformerNote
Anthony Hopkins, Jodie Foster, Scott Glenn, Ted Levine
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1937-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Demme, Jonathan
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Foster, Jodie
  • Glenn, Scott
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Lecter, Hannibal (Fictitious character)
  • Psychopaths
  • Murder
  • Serial murderers
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The silence of the lambs, a Jonathan Demme picture ; produced by Kenneth Utt, Edward Saxon and Ron Bozman ; screenplay by Ted Tally ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, full screen version
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Based upon the novel by Thomas Harris
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm57457295
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780792861409
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616909091
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1006760
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The silence of the lambs, a Jonathan Demme picture ; produced by Kenneth Utt, Edward Saxon and Ron Bozman ; screenplay by Ted Tally ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, full screen version
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Based upon the novel by Thomas Harris
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm57457295
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780792861409
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616909091
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1006760
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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