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Psycho : behind the scenes of the classic thriller

Author: Janet Leigh; Christopher Nickens
Publisher: New York : Harmony Books, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The innovative cinematography, the unsettling musical score, and the most famous twenty-five seconds in motion picture history - the stabbing scene in the shower at the Bates Motel - have established Psycho as an enduring classic that forever links Oscar-nominated Janet Leigh to her role as Marion Crane and Anthony Perkins to his as Norman Bates. Psycho: Behind the Scenes of the Classic Thriller is a paean to a  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Leigh, Janet.
Psycho.
New York : Harmony Books, ©1995
(OCoLC)624344472
Named Person: Alfred Hitchcock; Janet Leigh; Alfred Hitchcock; Janet Leigh
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Leigh; Christopher Nickens
ISBN: 051770112X 9780517701126
OCLC Number: 31708756
Description: 197 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Janet Leigh with Christopher Nickens.
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The innovative cinematography, the unsettling musical score, and the most famous twenty-five seconds in motion picture history - the stabbing scene in the shower at the Bates Motel - have established Psycho as an enduring classic that forever links Oscar-nominated Janet Leigh to her role as Marion Crane and Anthony Perkins to his as Norman Bates. Psycho: Behind the Scenes of the Classic Thriller is a paean to a remarkable team of professionals. By putting Janet Leigh's memories and Christopher Nickens's insights to paper and interviewing key players, the authors have given us a rich and personal look at a film like no other before it.

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