Manhunter (1986)

Manhunter (1986)

Manhunter (1986)

Michael Mann's classic adaptation of Thomas Harris' novel Red Dragon stars William Petersen (CSI) as FBI Agent Will Graham. In order to catch a new killer, Graham must engage in a risky cat-and-mouse game with the dangerous man he captured—Hannibal Lecktor (Brian Cox).

1986Rating: R122 minsUSA
CrimeThrillerClassic

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Variety

Variety

An unpleasantly gripping thriller that rubs one's nose in a sick criminal mentality for two hours.

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BBC

BBC

This is a truly suspenseful, stylish thriller, sadly overlooked since the Oscar-winning The Silence of the Lambs.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

The movie drives along with such intensity for much of the time that you can just let it work on your senses without worrying about whether it makes sense.

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Time Out

Time Out

One of the most impressive American thrillers of the late '80s.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

A gory and gorgeous cop thriller...

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