• Is Westworld intentionally referencing Hannibal Lecter?

    5 monthes ago - By Movies Stack Exchange

    A remake of the film of the same name, HBO TV series Westworld features iconic actor Sir Anthony Hopkins in a leading role, , a character named Dr. Robert Ford, who was the co-creator and director of the Westworld Park, until his former partner Arnold died and Delos began to buy their company out...
    During the course of the first season, we see despite Delos Corporate's best efforts, Ford is still very much in control of park and is instrumental in it's narratives, controlling the host's lives , until a time where he begins to give them a chance to be more free...
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  • Did Anthony Hopkins need to do any prep work for Hannibal?

    Did Anthony Hopkins need to do any prep work for Hannibal?

    5 monthes ago - By Movies Stack Exchange

    In the film Hannibal , Anthony Hopkins once again reprises his role as charmingly sinister cannibalistic serial killer, Hannibal Lecter.
    Unlike the other films, due to Hannibal being on the loose, there are more scenes like using the machinery on the stairs to get Dective Pazzi to the top of the building, Hannibal saving Clarice from Mason Verger's flesh-eating pigs, or even using an electric saw to open Paul Krendler's scalp that seem like they may have taken some skill or additional time to learn.
    Did Sir Anthony Hopkins have to prepare for this role? And if, so how did he?
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