Alfred Hitchcock’s PSYCHO was unleashed in cinemas, on this day, on 16 June 1960, and the screams and violins are still echoing to this day… A monumental film that pushed filmmaking further and left behind a gigantic legacy.
~”We all go a little mad sometimes… haven’t you?” ~Director: Alfred Hitchcock. Cast: Anthony Perkins, Vera Miles, John Gavin, Martin Balsam, and Janet Leigh as Marion Crane. Based upon: Psycho (1959) written by Robert Bloch, and inspired by Ed Gein murders. Screenplay: Joseph Stefano. Music: Bernard Herrmann. Opening Sequence + Shower Scene storyboards: Saul Bass. Cinematography: John L. Russell. Editing: George Tomasini. Studio: Paramount Pictures (present day: Universal Pictures) New York Premiere Date: 16 June 1960. Wide American Release Date: 8 August 1960.
Falling Down @ mcm cafe, Paris (10-11-99)
David de la Mano is known for painting flat monochromatic silhouettes inside and outside, often collaborating with fellow artist, Pablo S. Herrero. The Spanish artist has spread his work to the streets of several countries and has similar esthetics to that of Muralist, Sam3. (src. Juxtapoz)
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