She replies: “The 12 indictments against Manafort and Gates, Flynn pleading guilty of Kremlin intermediaries reaching out to the Trump campaign, unreported meetings with the Russian ambassador, the meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and the Russian lawyer, the messages between Donald Trump Jr. and WikiLeaks, Trump calling on Russia to find Clinton’s missing emails.”
He replies: “Seriously, you have that already? What do you need me for?”
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To which Foster’s character asks if she can join him in the cell – prompting Colbert’s character to jokingly reply: “You know I eat people, right? It’s kind of my thing.”
Unfazed, she fires back: “It seems safer in there than it does out here.”
The Silence of the Lambs was released on February 14, 1991, and racked up an incredible $272.7 million US worldwide against its $19 million budget.
It was only the third film, (other than It Happened One Night and One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest), to win Academy Awards in all top five categories, Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director, and Adapted Screenplay.
Do you remember the original film? What do you think of Foster’s latest sketch?