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Anthony Hopkins’ latest Twitter video might just bring a tear to your eye

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Anyone who’s ever revisited a meaningful place years after they were last there will know how poignant it can be.

The surroundings are familiar, but that often only serves to draw attention to how much time has passed in between.

On Sunday, actor Anthony Hopkins shared a video from a filming location featured in the 1993 movie Shadowlands.

“So this is where we started the film Shadowlands, and 23 years ago I sat here,” says Hopkins. “Ted Hardwicke sat here, he’s dead and gone, I sat over there. Debra Winger came in over there. That was the first day filming. Read more…

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Anthony Hopkins, cannibalism icon, is the happiest man on Twitter

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Whenever I feel like I want to gouge my eyes out and sell them on Etsy, or bang my head up against a wall so many times I break the entire wall down, I turn to Twitter, the angriest platform on the internet.

I’m not alone here, surrounded by the rage-tweeters and takedown artists of the world. Even Cher’s emojis have been on a downward trend for the past two years.

Still, there are refuges of warmth and kindness. There are raccoon stan accounts. There’s Sister Helen Prejean, the death penalty activist who has, for some reason, also offered to help people process their personal problems. 

Then there’s Anthony “Hannibal Lecter” Hopkins, easily the happiest man on Twitter.  Read more…

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My crush on Hannibal Lecter is ruining my life

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It’s Villain Week here at Mashable. In honor of the release of Venom, we’re celebrating all our favorite evildoers from film and TV all week long. Spooky, scary!

Dear friends, foes, and investigators into my background check:

I have a confession to make. No, this isn’t about that last Halloween Oreo. (But, yes, I did eat it. And I’m not sorry, Denise.) This is an admission of far greater consequence. 

Stricken with guilt and anxiety, I write this letter in an effort to publicly address my long-standing sexual attraction to Dr. Hannibal Lecter. Yes, Hannibal the cannibal: the most terrifying and unabashedly bangable villain to ever grace the big screen. Read more…

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