Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho
is one of the most influential films in cinema history, and now the struggle to get it produced and gambles made by the Master of Suspense
are revealed in the entertaining new movie Hitchcock
. Watch it if not simply to see Scarlett Johansson recreate Janet Leigh's infamous shower scene…
In select theaters November 23, Hitchcock casts Oscar winner Anthony Hopkins as the title legend. Based on the book Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho by Stephen Rebello, the film is a love story about Hitch and his wife/partner Alma Reville, played by Helen Mirren, during the making of the legendary director's seminal horror film.
Directed by Sacha Gervasi, Hitchcock also stars James D'Arcy as Anthony Perkins, Jessica Biel as Vera Miles, Michael Stuhlbarg as Lew Wasserman, Toni Collette as Hitchcock's secretary Peggy, Michael Wincott as Ed Gein, Kurtwood Smith as Geoffrey Shurlock, Richard Portnow as Barney Balaban and Danny Huston as Whitfield Cook.