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The Making of 'Psycho' (1997)

A retrospective on the entire movie, from start to finish. There are interviews with many of the principle cast and crew (including Janet Leigh and Joseph Stefano), who all talk openly and ... See full summary »

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Laurent Bouzereau
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Credited cast:
Alfred Hitchcock ... Himself (archive footage)
Peggy Robertson Peggy Robertson ... Herself - Personal Assistant to Mr. Hitchcock
Clive Barker ... Himself - Author and Filmmaker
Joseph Stefano Joseph Stefano ... Himself - Screenwriter
Patricia Hitchcock ... Herself (as Pat Hitchcock)
Hilton A. Green Hilton A. Green ... Himself - Assistant Director
Janet Leigh ... Herself
Rita Riggs ... Herself - Wardrobe
Paul Hirsch ... Himself - Editor
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Martin Balsam ... Himself (archive footage)
Anthony Perkins ... Himself (archive footage)
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A retrospective on the entire movie, from start to finish. There are interviews with many of the principle cast and crew (including Janet Leigh and Joseph Stefano), who all talk openly and lovingly about entire process of making the film. The sessions with Janet Leigh are particularly involving, and she talks a great deal about shooting the now infamous shower scene. Written by filmfactsman

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Release Date:

26 October 2005 (Finland) See more »

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Näin tehtiin Psyko See more »

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1.33 : 1
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This feature-length documentary is featured on the Collector's Edition DVD of Psycho (1960). See more »

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Excellent Documentary
3 September 2017 | by sparkgarySee all my reviews

Excellent behind the scenes of the movie. Great comments by some of the actors, the screen writer and assistant director. Lots of insight. Great comment about first appearance of toilets in a movie. Great comments about the shower scene. A truly scary movie especially for 1959.Hitchcock was one of the best directors before computer animation took over.


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