Top 4 Hannibal Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Hannibal facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Hannibal film message.

Rising(2007), Hannibals mask is representative of a Oni mask. An oni is a demon in Japanese culture and usually eats people from different villages similar to Hannibal Lecter
Rising(2007), Hannibals mask is representative of a Oni mask. An oni is a demon in Japanese culture and usually eats people from different villages similar to Hannibal Lecter
Rinaldo Pazzi washes his hands from a fountain carved as a boar, foreshadowing Mason Verger's plan to torture Hannibal by feeding him to his specially raised boars from Sardinia.
Rinaldo Pazzi washes his hands from a fountain carved as a boar, foreshadowing Mason Verger's plan to torture Hannibal by feeding him to his specially raised boars from Sardinia.

Hannibal Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - The courtyard pigeons form his likeness in the opening credits, becoming clearest at the 4:27 mark
    The courtyard pigeons form his likeness in the opening credits, becoming clearest at the 4:27 mark

Hannibal Hidden Details

Hannibal poster
Hannibal poster

Hannibal Plot

Living in exile, Dr. Hannibal Lecter tries to reconnect with now disgraced F.B.I. Agent Clarice Starling, and finds himself a target for revenge from a powerful victim.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Hannibal. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Crime, Drama, Thriller
Director Ridley Scott
Stars Anthony Hopkins, Julianne Moore, Gary Oldman, Ray Liotta
IMDB score 6.8