Hitchcock’s Analysis of Love and Murder

Review of Hitchcock, Directed by Sacha GervasiBy KENDRICK KUO The opening scene of Hitchcock met with erupting laughter from the theater audience. Ed Gein—the inspiration for the novel Psycho—killed his brother with a shovel to the head in a most comedic way; after which the camera panned to Alfred Hitchcock (Anthony Hopkins) who speaks directly to the audience and prepares them to go behind the scenes of the making of the Psycho movie. The film captures a slice of Hitch's (a nickname) li … [Read more...]