I might have to show him some
material that could stimulate him.
As long as it's on soft paper.
You may(Pause) find this curious.
He pulls an EKG tape from a drawer and
points to the
Here Lecktor's resting on the
examining table getting an
electrocardiogram. Complained of
chest pains. Pulse seventy-two.
Here he grabs the nurse's head and
pulls her down to him. Here he's
subdued by the attendant and
Lecktor's shoulder is dislocated .
Do you notice the strange thing?
His pulse never got over eighty-
five. Even when he tore into her
this scene is restored in the director's cut version from Showtime, this portion of the
script does include extra lines in reference to Lecter's violent nature.
Script Supplied by Andrew
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