NLEN
Eye Filmmuseum

for anytime

in all languages

Manhunter 1986 michael mann 3 0

Manhunter

Manhunter

Michael Mann / US, 1986 / 120 min.

Before The Silence of the Lambs, Hannibal ‘The Cannibal’ Lecter already made his appearance in this film based on Thomas Harris’ novel Red Dragon. Rather than relying on blood and gore, Michael Mann harnesses the oppressive camera work and acting to unnerve his audience.

Poster manhunter
.

This is part of

Details

Director

Michael Mann

Production year

1986

Country

US

Original title

Manhunter

Length

120 min.

Subtitles

NLD

Format

35mm

Part of

Michael Mann

Film auteur Michael Mann (1943) directed his first feature film The Jericho Mile thirty years ago. High time to offer a comprehensive retrospective of the eleven films he made for the cinema and his two TV films. Plus of course, episodes of TV series directed, written or produced by Mann, including the influential Miami Vice.

Learn more
campaign image Heat & Vice: The Films of Michael Mann
Manhunter 1986 michael mann 4
Manhunter