How Hitchcock Got People to See Psycho

Alfred Hitchcock acquired rights to the novel Psycho for $9,500] and reportedly bought copies of the book to preserve the novel’s surprises. Psycho is based on Robert Bloch‘s 1959 novel of the same name, loosely based on the case of convicted Wisconsin murderer Ed Gein. Both Gein, who lived just 40 miles from Bloch, and theContinue reading “How Hitchcock Got People to See Psycho”