Hannibal Rising

Hannibal Rising

Hannibal Rising Synopsis

This thriller follows serial killer Hannibal Lecter's experiences as a child and young adult that led to his remarkable contribution to the fields of medicine, music, painting and forensics. The story begins during World War II at the medieval castle in Lithuania built by Dr. Lecter's forbearer, Hannibal the Grim. Hannibal survives the horrors of the Eastern Front and escapes the grim Soviet aftermath to find refuge in France with the mysterious and beautiful widow of his uncle, Lady Murasaki. Her kind and wise attentions help him understand his unbearable recollections of the war. Remembering, he finds the means to exact justice from the war criminals that changed him forever.

Rated for strong grisly violent content and some language/sexual references

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January 30, 2017 by

What made Hannibal the beast he was? Indeed, director Peter Webber and author Thomas Harris bring us Hannibal Lector (ne: Lecter) the formative years. Off the bat you have to say it's not overtly a horror film, something which has proved to have annoyed many who... Read More

Hannibal Rising Casts

Gaspard Ulliel
Gaspard Ulliel

Hannibal Lecter

Gong Li
Gong Li

Lady Murasaki

Dominic West
Dominic West

Inspector Popil

Rhys Ifans
Rhys Ifans

Vladis Grutas

Richard Brake
Richard Brake

Enrikas Dortlich

Kevin Mc Kidd
Kevin Mc Kidd

Petras Kolnas