skip navigation
Red Dragon

Red Dragon(2002)

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:
Remind Me

TCMDb Archive MaterialsView all archives (0)

DVDs from TCM Shop

Red Dragon Ex-FBI agent Will Graham is an... MORE > $14.98 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now blu-ray

MISCELLANEOUS NOTES

powered by AFI

DVDs from TCM Shop

Red Dragon Ex-FBI agent Will Graham is an... MORE > $14.98
Regularly $14.98
buy now

  • Released in United States Fall October 4, 2002
  • Released in United States on Video April 1, 2003
  • Shown at London Film Festival November 1987.
  • 'Red Dragon' is based on Thomas Harris' 1981 novel, which first introduced the character of serial killer Hannibal Lecter, and later immortalized in his subsequent best-sellers, 'The Silence of The Lambs' (1988) and 'Hannibal' (1999). Each of the novels were adapted to the screen, and starred Anthony Hopkins in the title role as Dr. Hannibal Lecter, they included: "The Silence of the Lambs" (USA/1991), directed by Jonathan Demme, also starring Jodie Foster; and "Hannibal" (USA/2001) directed by Ridley Scott, also starring Julianne Moore.
  • Released in USA on video.
  • Began shooting September 9, 1985.
  • Released in United States on Video April 1, 2003
  • Released in United States Fall October 4, 2002
  • "Red Dragon" was originally adapted to the big screen by Michael Mann who wrote and directed "Manhunter" (USA/1986).
  • MGM Pictures took passive participation in "Red Dragon" in return for a 5% cut on first-dollar grosses and an "in association with" credit.
  • Producer Dino De Laurentiis holds the rights to the Hannibal Lecter character, and first negotiation/last refusal rights to author-written sequels.
  • Todd-AO