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Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho (1960) has been called The mother of all Slasher Movies, and many would consider it to be the first 'true' slasher film. Psycho paved the way for John Carpenter's Halloween (1978) and the hoards of other films that followed.
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Psycho was so popular because it had a surprise ending. The story and some of the scenes were also pretty shocking for the time.
I think it's fake blood I think they got water and red paint idk really that's my guess
its about a guy guy who kills his murderous mom, and he doesn't want to accept it. so he keeps his moms body in his attic and takes on two forms, one him, nice but weird guy, …and his mom, murderous and mean. oh yeah he also dresses like his mom when hes her
Janet Leigh played 'Marion Crane'.
In the book he was short, fat, and unattractive. Hitchcock decided that he wanted Norman Bates to be tall, slim, and attractive. I would assume this was done so that the audie…nce would sympathize with him and like him, which would make it more of a shock when he turned out to be an insane monster. It would also allow Janet Leigh's character, Marion Crane, to develop a rapport with Bates before being killed by him. But I have not been able to find any quotations from Hitchcock to support this theory.
Psycho was the original slasher film. Psycho was considered highly controversial for its time, however it is quite mild by today's standards.
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it is scary for the first time when one sees it, because one does NOT know what to expect.
The movie Psycho (1960) was directed by Alfred Hitchcock. The remake of Psycho (1998) was directed and produced by Gus Van Zant.
As of 2013, there have been two American Psycho films, American Psycho (2000) and American Psycho 2: All American Girl (2002).
The original film, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, featured Anthony Perkins in the role of Norman Bates, Janet Leigh(mother of Jamie Lee Curtis) in the role of Marion Crane, Ver…a Miles as Lila Crane, and John Gavin as Sam Loomis. The remake done in 1998 featured Vince Vaughn as Norman, Anne Heche as Marion, Julianne More as Lila, and Viggo Mortenson as Sam.
The chilling soundtrack for Alfred Hitchcock's 1960 movie Psycho was composed by Bernard Herrmann, an American film composer. Herrmann also composed the music for other iconic… movies such as Citizen Kane and Taxi Driver.
The movie Psycho was released in the year 1960, it was produced and directed by Alfred Hitchcock based on the novel Psycho by Robert Bloch. The movie starred: Anthony Perkins,… Janet Leigh, Vera Miles.