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Dr. Lecter Speaks: Mads Mikkelsen Loves the Slow Build!

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NBC’s Hannibal – the most elegantly brutal (or is that brutally elegant) series on network TV – returns tonight (10/9C).

After the jump. Dr. Lecter himself – Mads Mikkelsen – talks about the show and how there are things are it that believes he enjoys in common with its audience.

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Hannibal Returns in February!

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Everyone’s favorite gourmet serial killer/psychiatrist, Hannibal Lecter, will slide into the post-Grimm timeslot (10/9C) currently occupied by Dracula on NBC’s Friday night schedule when that series completes its run in February.

The Bryan Fuller series stars Hugh Dancy as gifted profiler Will Graham, Mads Mikkelsen as Dr. Hannibal Lecter, and Laurence Fishburne as Jack Crawford, head of the FBI’s Behavioral Science Unit. Caroline Dhavernas (wonderfalls) and Hettiene Park also star.

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Hannibal is Delicious!

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Tonight’s premiere of Bryan Fuller’s Hannibal (NBC, Thursdays, 10/9C) is a deeply disturbing delight that is the absolute antithesis of his Pushing Daisies. In his approach to Thomas Harris’ characters, he has come up with a style that might be described as The Profiler: Twin Peaks Edition – though that doesn’t nearly capture the heightened reality Fuller has created here.

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The Three Musketeers – It Ain’t Art But Boy Is It Fun!

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Paul W.S. Anderson makes semi-big budget B-movies that repel critics as much as they attract a hardcore group of fans. In his most ambitious film yet, Anderson gives us the best bits from Alexandre Dumas’ The three Musketeers – and airships! In 3D! And, yes, it’s great fun!

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