Box Office: $27.5M
PRINCIPAL CASTGaspard Ulliel, Gong Li, Rhys Ifans, Dominic West, Helena Lia Tachovska, Kevin McKidd
In the most chilling chapter in the life of Hannibal Lecter, find the answer to the most elusive question of all -- why? Reaching back to explore the origins of Lecter's rage, terror and savagery, the story begins in Eastern Europe at the end of World War II when a young Hannibal watches the violent death of his parents -- a horrific moment that changes him forever. Showing a cunning aptitude for science, he hones his skills to exact justice on those that hurt his family, igniting an insatiable lust within a serial killer who was not born, but made.
strong grisly violent content and some language/sexual references