Provided commentary for the Anchor Bay Entertainment DVD release of The Guardian
1 Print Biography |
6 Interviews |
7 Articles |
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
It's only in recent years that people have elevated a film like Psycho
(1960) to the status of a classic. When it came out in 1960 it was pretty much roundly denounced as a scary film but not of much value. Because in those days the horror genre was really sort of a rock bottom, you know, fringe thing. And Hitchcock himself had never made a film as violent or terrifying as that. He's the master ...
He was believed to be the youngest person to win the Best Director Oscar, at age 32. Later, he was discovered to have actually been born in 1935, and was 36 at the time. The record returned to Norman Taurog