True Stories About Notables No. 2:
The Violence of the Fans
The scene is the queue outside the Salon cinema in Hillhead, Glasgow. A large number of people are waiting to see the evening screening of The Silence of the Lambs. As they wait patiently, a number of people exit the cinema, having watched the afternoon screening. One of these people is that staggering expeditionist, Jimmy Macgregor. As he slopes off to collect his car, a large hirsute chap near the front of the queue is heard to say: "Oh ma Gawd! That Hannibal Lecter's escaped!"
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