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PG-13| 1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
Following his great success with "North by Northwest," director Alfred Hitchcock (Anthony Hopkins) makes a daring choice for his next project: an adaptation of Robert Bloch's novel "Psycho." When the studio refuses to back the picture, Hitchcock decides to pay for it himself in exchange for a percentage of the profits. His wife, Alma Reville (Helen Mirren), has serious reservations about the film but supports him nonetheless. Still, the production strains the couple's marriage.

Cast: Anthony Hopkins , Helen Mirren , Scarlett Johansson , Toni Collette , Danny Huston , Jessica Biel , Michael Stuhlbarg , James D'Arcy

Director: Sacha Gervasi

Genres: Historical drama, Biography

Distributor: Fox Searchlight

Hitchcock (2012)

Release Date: November 23rd, 2012|1 hr. 38 min.

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fan reviews ( 11 )
  • Hopkins and Mirren are acting pros in stellar form. There's no way you want to miss the pleasure of their company in a movie that offers a sparkling and unexpectedly poignant look at how to sustain a career and a marriage. show more

  • Hitchcock rings false from start to finish. show more

  • Jessica Biel is Vera Miles, the star who had the nerve to get pregnant when Hitchcock wanted her for "Vertigo." He feels betrayed, and she feels relieved, consigned to a supporting role in Psycho as Marion's sister. And Toni Collette, in glasses and a dark wig, is Hitchcock's long-suffering secretary, Peggy. Both Biel and Collette are very good, engaging. show more

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  • December 29, 2012 David
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    I enjoyed the movie. Not a great movie, but good. It showed a lot of insight into the relationship of Hitch and Alma. As with any movie, I\'m not sure how accurate it was historically, but it was a good story. And Helen Mirren still looks good in a bra and half-slip, straightening her stockings.

  • December 25, 2012 lorettas149
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    Great acting.

  • December 15, 2012 Pete
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    Terrific from the begining to the end. Hopkins genius prevails!

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Best Biopic Makeup: From 'Gandhi' To 'The Iron Lady' (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on November 26, 2012

Sir Anthony Hopkins has transformed himself into Alfred Hitchcock for the newly released biopic "Hitchcock."While the actor was nearly unrecognizable in his lastest on-screen role, he is certainly not...

'Hitchcock' Clip: Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Biel Take An Oath (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on November 21, 2012

"Are you decent, my dear?" asks Sir Anthony Hopkins in a new clip of "Hitchcock."From Sacha Gervasi comes a biopic of one of the most evocative directors of our time, Alfred Hitchcock. The film chroni...

James D'Arcy, 'Hitchcock' Star, On Anthony Perkins And Why 'Psycho' Still Terrifies Him

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on November 20, 2012

If you're going to shoot a film about the making of "Psycho," you've got to have the perfect Anthony Perkins, and British actor James D'Arcy (of "Cloud Atlas") is a dead ringer for the late actor. In ...

Helen Mirren, 'Hitchcock' Star, On Sex Symbol Status And 'When Harry Met Sally 2'

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on November 19, 2012

Dame Helen Mirren occupies an interesting space in the celebrity stratosphere: The 67-year-old actress has earned an Oscar for her performance as Queen Elizabeth, and is also routinely regarded as hav...

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