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The Silence of the Lambs (1991) • Screenplay

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There's more to a script than just words.

"The Silence of the Lambs" screenplay is written by Ted Tally. It's based on the best-selling novel by Thomas Harris.

The script version we'd like you to consider is scanned version of Ted Tally's personal draft (dated 01.15.1990)

What's "The Silence of the Lambs" about?

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A young F.B.I. cadet must receive the help of an incarcerated and manipulative cannibal killer to help catch another serial killer, a madman who skins his victims.

A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti...

Dr. Lecter,
PG. 12

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Where would movies be today without writers?

Despite the popularity of his "Dr. Lecter" character, and the success of "The Silence of the Lambs", author Thomas Harris rarely grants interviews. He lives a quiet, peaceful life between homes in Sag Harbor, New York and South Florida. How envious is that!

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