|aThe silence of the lambs|h[videorecording] /|cOrion Pictures ; produced by Kenneth Utt, Edward Saxon and Ron Bozeman ; screenplay by Ted Tally ; directed by Jonathan Demme.
|aSpecial ed. ; widescreen version.
|a[United States] :|bMGM Home Entertainment,|c, c1990.
|a1 videodisc (118 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aInformation from pre-release promotional materials; release date: Aug. 21, 2001.
|aOriginally produced as a motion picture in 1991.
|aBased on the novel by Thomas Harris.
|aDirector of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; editor, Craig McKay ; music, Howard Shore ; production designer, Kristi Zea.
|aJodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Scott Glenn, Ted Levine.
|aFBI agent Clarice Starling is assigned to help find a missing woman to save her from a psychopathic serial killer who skins his victims. Clarice attempts to gain a better insight into the twisted mind of the killer by talking to another psychopath Hannibal Lecter, who used to be a respected psychiatrist.
|aMPAA rating: R.
|aDVD, Dolby digital stereo.
|aAcademy Award, 1992: Best Picture, Best Actor (Anthony Hopkins), Best Actress (Jodie Foster), Best Director (Jonathan Demme), Best Adapted Screenplay (Ted Tally).