Psycho (1960)

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Director: Alfred Hitchcock Run Time: 109 min. Rating: R Release Year: 1960

Starring: Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Martin Balsam, Vera Miles

Celebrate the 60th Anniversary with the newly restored, original theatrical release version which has not been screened since 1960!

About the film:

Academy Award-nominated for Best Actress, Best Director, Best Cinematography, and Best Art Direction.

When larcenous real estate clerk Marion Crane goes on the lam with a wad of cash and hopes of starting a new life, she ends up at the notorious Bates Motel, where manager Norman Bates cares for his housebound mother.

Based on the novel by Robert Bloch, Hitchcock ensured the plot for his film stayed secret by buying all printed copies of the book and refusing to share the script with film executives. Read more about how Hitchcock continued to change Hollywood with Psycho.

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