By Leah Rozen
March 12, 2001 12:00 PM

>Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon This heady mix of martial arts and romance is pure movie magic. (PG-13)

Hannibal Not quite a dinner-and-a-movie movie. FBI agent Clarice Starling (now Julianne Moore) hunts down a still-famished Hannibal Lecter (Anthony Hopkins) in a gruesome Silence of the Lambs sequel. (R)

The Taste of Others Flavorful French romantic comedy about why some love affairs take off and others can’t get started. (Not rated)

3000 Miles to Graceland Hunka hunka burnin’ garbage. Violent heist picture in which Elvis lookalikes rob a casino and then turn on each other. Kurt Russell and Kevin Costner star. (R)

Traffic Superior ensemble drama about the war on drugs. (R)