Manhunter (1986)/Red Dragon (2002)/Hannibal (2013-15)

Side-by-side, shot-for-shot comparisons between different adaptations of the same work, originals and remakes, and works based on the same events. These videos are intended to illustrate the the unique vision of filmmakers and the variety of choices possible when creating a film or television show even when starting with the same source.


Manhunter (1986)
Written for the Screen and Directed by Michael Mann
Based on the book "Red Dragon" by Thomas Harris
Cinematography by Dante Spinotti
Production Design by Mel Bourne

Red Dragon (2002)
Directed by Brett Ratner
Screenplay by Ted Tally
Based on the novel by Thomas Harris
Cinematography by Da\nte Spinotti
Production Design by Kristi Zea

Hannibal (2013–2015)
Developed by Bryan Fuller
Based on the novels "Red Dragon" and "Hannibal" by Thomas Harris
Cinematography by James Hawkinson
Production Design by Matthew Davies