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Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho [videorecording] / a Paramount release ; screenplay by Joseph Stefano ; director of photography, John L. Russell ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library DVD 5500 37684001075155 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Robert Bloch.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1960; copyright by Shamley Productions.
Bonus features: Production notes; Theatrical trailer; Re-release trailers; Newsreel footage: the release of "Psycho"; The shower scene; The "Psycho" archives.
"Universal's 100th anniversary"--Slipcase.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Edited by George Tomasini ; music by Bernard Herrmann.
Participant or Performer Note:
Anthony Perkins, Vera Miles, John Gavin, Martin Balsam, John McIntire, Simon Oakland, Vaughn Taylor, Frank Albertson, Lurene Tuttle, Pat Hitchcock, John Anderson, Mort Mills, and Janet Leigh.
Summary, etc.:
Disgruntled Phoenix officeworker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. One Friday, Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer. Seeing the opportunity to take the money and run, Marion leaves town. Tired after the long drive and caught in a storm, she gets off the main highway and pulls into the Bates Motel. The motel is managed by a quiet young man named Norman Bates, who seems to be dominated by his mother. Features one of the most iconic scenes in film history, the infamous "Shower scene."
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen 1.85:1.
Language Note:
English or dubbed French (Dolby Digital 2.0 mono) language tracks; optional English SDH or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Bates, Norman (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Murderers > Drama.
Hotelkeepers > Drama.
Mothers and sons > Drama.
Genre: Horror films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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