Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Starring: Antony Perkins, Vera Miles, John Gavin and Janet Leigh
The film will be introduced by Charles Barr, Britain’s first Film professor.
Psycho is a 1960 American horror-thriller. The film centres on an encounter between a secretary, Marion Crane (Leigh), and disturbed motel manager Norman Bates (Perkins), after she finds herself at the motel having embezzled money from her employer.
Ranked among the greatest films of all time, Psycho is considered one of Hitchcock’s best, and is praised as a work of cinematic art by international critics and scholars.