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Andre's rating of the film The Silence of the Lambs

Brilliantly crafted, this horror film's surface has often been copied - but its deeper qualities remain quite untouched. Demme's claustrophobic, frontal camera work already add a chill (and a subtle feminist POV), but it's the films mix of small town, quiet Americana with the intrusion of fairy tale motifs that makes it truly unfogettable - you get the comfort of small town life interrupted by primal phobias.