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Retro movie review: Manhunter [1986]

Thomas Harris’s 1981 novel Red Dragon, the book that introduced the world to Dr. Hannibal “The Cannibal” Lecter, has already been filmed twice. There’s no better time to revisit the first of those movies–especially since early signs indicate that the back half of  704 more words

Horror Movies

Manhunter (1986)

Written by Thomas Harris and Michael Mann. Directed by Michael Mann. Stars William Petersen, Brian Cox, and Tom Noonan.


Will Graham is asked to return to his FBI team to help find a serial killer, the Tooth Fairy. 498 more words


Strange Comic Trends: The Return of the Paper Masks

Back in 1988 there existed an interesting promo to entice new readers into picking up the new series Manhunter.  The new series was a spin-off from the so-so Millennium company wide crossover, where former Manhunter Mark Shaw carried the torch as the last Manhunter, in this case more of a bounty hunter than hero or villain.   337 more words



Manhunter is the much less well-known film of which The Silence of the Lambs was loosely a remake. FBI agents led by the protagonist (a serial killer specialist) hunt a serial killer who mutilates his victims. 439 more words


Sense & Sensibility

  Sorry to disappoint if you were thinking about Jane Austen and the film. This is my entry to the Five Sense Blogathon, organized by… 310 more words

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Cinematic Style | Manhunter

I don’t think I’ll ever be able to give anyone a valid reason as to why I’m completely obsessed with 80’s flicks. Heck, I wasn’t even born in the 80s man. 124 more words