Movie review by Charles Cassady Jr., Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Thoroughly distasteful. Not for kids.

R 2002 131 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 19 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

Gory but interesting

This movie has a lot of gory scenes ( boar are eating animals, Dr Lecter kills and eat someone's brain...) However, the plot and the relationship between Lecter and Starling are interesting. Enjoy!!!

This title has:

Too much violence
age 18+


This is dark Peppa Pig Youtube long before it was cool. People being eaten alive by pigs, a brain scene and more.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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