Red Dragon

Synopsis: 3 Years after retiring from the FBI because of a near-fatal encounter with Hannibal Lecter, who was helping him catch the "Chesapeake Ripper", only to reveal it was Hannibal himself, Will Graham is asked by his ex-partner Jack Crawford to come solve one last case - 2 slaughtered families every full moon. They have 3 weeks until the next full moon to find the madman, but an innocent blind woman has found him first... Will Graham must risk his family's security and his own safety to track down this one last murderer - the epitome of all evil - The Red Dragon.
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Director(s): Brett Ratner
Production: Universal Pictures
  4 wins & 10 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
124 min

l regret it came to this, Will.

But every game

must have its ending.

Remarkable boy.

l do admire your courage.

l think l'll eat your heart.

Marathon, Fl Several Years Later

Hey, Dad. Someone's here.


You've got

a beautiful setup here, Will.

Yeah, it's good.

-You know why l'm here?

-Yeah, l can guess.

How much do you know?

Just what was in

the Miami Herald and the Times.

Two families killed

a month apart in their homes.

Birmingham and Atlanta.

The circumstances were similar.

Not similar. The same.

What have you

kept out of the papers?

He smashes mirrors

and uses the pieces.

Wears latex gloves, so we've got

no prints. Size 1 1 shoe.

He's not too comfortable

with locks.

Pried open a patio door

in Birmingham...

used a glass cutter in Atlanta.

And his blood's AB positive.

-Somebody hurt him?


We typed him from semen

and saliva. He's a secretor.

Tell me something, Will.

You knew what this was.

Did you ever consider picking up

the phone and giving me a call?

You've got all the people

you need.

You've got Dortmund at Harvard.

You got Bloom in Chicago.

l've got you down here

fixing boat motors?

Yeah, l like fixing boat motors.

l wouldn't be

very useful to you.

l don't think about it anymore.


The last two we had, you caught.

By doing what you

and the other guys are doing.

That's not entirely true.

lt's the way you think.

Come on. There's been a lot of

bullshit about the way l think.

l've got technicians

to examine evidence...

but you've got that other thing.

lmagination. Projection.


-l know you don't like it.

-You wouldn't like it, either.

This freak killed the Jacobis

in Birmingham...

on Saturday night, February 25.

Full moon.

He killed the Leeds family

in Atlanta...

a few nights ago, March 28.

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Ted Tally

Ted Tally (born April 9, 1952) is an American playwright and screenwriter. A graduate of Yale, he has received awards including the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, the Writers Guild of America Award, the Chicago Film Critics Award, and the Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America. more…

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