MANHUNTER - Seeing Through the Eyes of Madness

Analyzing Michael Mann’s “Manhunter” – the first adaptation of Thomas Harris’ Hannibal Lector series of novels and discuss its use of expressionist filmmaking to bring his audience in tune with both the investigator and killer’s tortured minds, Manhunter’s use of implied, almost unspeakable horror, and the film’s use of sight and reflection, which both fuel and destroy inner demons.

Matt Draper

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