Directed by Ridley Scott
Starring Anthony Hopkins and Julianne Moore
Dr. Hannibal Lecter, murderous cannibal, escaped from custody seven years prior and is at large in Europe. One of his victims, Mason Verger, survived the attack but was brutally disfigured and seeks revenge. Verger attempts to use Clarice Starling as bait in order to draw Lecter back into the open.
Notable Filming Locations in and Around Richmond
Shockoe Bottom (behind the Canal Club) – Fish market
Park Avenue (in the Fan) – Clarice Starling’s home
North Harrison Street and Grove Avenue – Paul Krendler’s home
Library of Virginia (on Capitol Square) – Hannibal Lecter’s cell