On the 8th of September, 1960, Psycho the movie premiered in New York. This was the biggest gamble of Hitchcock's illustrious career. He had invested $800,000 of his own money into this movie after Paramount
Pictures had rejected his groundbreaking thriller. Discover more about this milestone of horror including:
- Why Hitchcock filmed it in black and white
- The real-life places that inspired the Bates Motel
- The quirky castings
- The unexpected 'firsts'
- How it changed cinema distribution for ever
- The inspiration for the shower scene
This is an illustrated talk by Gary Lewis. Please check the website for details of how to book this talk.