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- AKA: Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho, Psichopatas, Psico, Psicosis, Psicosis de Alfred Hitchcock, Psiho, Psychose, Psychoza, Psyco, Psyho, Psyko, Sapik, Wimpy, Ψυχώ, Психо, 惊魂记, 精神病人, 精神病患者, 触目惊心
- Country: USA
- IMDB Rating: 8.5
- Genres: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
- Release: 1960-09-08
- Director: Alfred Hitchcock
- Writers: Joseph Stefano (screenplay by) , Robert Bloch (based on the novel by)
- Language: English
- Stars: Anthony Perkins , Vera Miles , John Gavin , Janet Leigh
- Runtime: 109 min
- Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 9 nominations.
- Plot: Phoenix officeworker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. She has to meet her lover Sam in lunch breaks and they cannot get married because Sam has to give most of his money away in alimony. One Friday Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer. Seeing the opportunity to take the money and start a new life, Marion leaves town and heads towards Sam's California store. Tired after the long drive and caught in a storm, she gets off the main highway and pulls into The Bates Motel. The motel is managed by a quiet young man called Norman who seems to be dominated by his mother.