Release date: November 23, 2012 (Limited)
Runtime 1 hr. 38 min.
Director: Sacha Gervasi
Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Screenplay: John J. McLaughlin, Stephen Rebello
Producer(s): Tom Thayer, Tom Pollock, Ivan Reitman, Joe Medjuck, Alan Barnette
Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson, Toni Collette, Danny Huston, Jessica Biel, James D’Arcy
Official Site: foxsearchlight.com/hitchcock
Rating: PG-13 for some violent images, sexual content and thematic material.
Available film art: Hitchcock movie posters
Synopsis: Anthony Hopkins plays Alfred Hitchcock in the upcoming self-titled biographical drama, Hitchcock. The movie is essentially a romance as it focuses on the relationship between the director and his wife Alma Reville during the making of the horror movie, Psycho. Hitchcock’s motivation for the horror was the Wisconsin murderer Ed Gein, who was the inspiration for the Norman Bates character.