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Before filming the role of Janet Leigh in Hitchcock, Sacha Gervasi's film about the making of the 1960 horror classic PsychoScarlett Johansson says she spoke with the Hollywood legend's daughter, Jamie Lee Curtis. "I just think, more than anything, it must be very strange to have somebody play your mother -- and especially someone as beloved and celebrated as Janet," Johansson said Tuesday in an interview with Matt Lauer on NBC's Today. "And I just wanted to reach out  -- and Jamie was lovely. She sent beautiful photographs and gave me some wonderful stories." Film Review: 'Hitchcock' Curtis, for her

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