Release Date: February 9th, 2007
DVD Release Date: May 29th, 2007
R|2 hr 1 min
After witnessing the violent deaths of his parents at the end of World War II, young Hannibal Lecter (Gaspard Ulliel) flees to his uncle's home in Paris. He learns his uncle is dead, but the man's mysterious Japanese widow, Lady Murasaki (Gong Li) welcomes him nonetheless. An aptitude for science helps Hannibal gain acceptance to medical school, where he hones the skills he needs to exact revenge for the atrocities he witnessed.
Director: Peter Webber
Production Co: Ingenious Film Partners, Zephyr Films, DeLaurentiis Productions, Quinta Communications
Distributors: Metro Goldwyn Mayer