The enigmatic Alfred Hitchcock (Anthony Hopkins) is brought to life on this DVD
that charts the legendary film-maker’s increasingly tense relationship with wife Alma Reville (Helen Mirren) during the filming of Psycho. Set in 1959, Hitchcock is tiring of the faceless suits who are beginning to run Hollywood and is determined to go ahead and make the lurid and shocking Psycho, with its famous shower scene
, no matter what anyone says. The Oscar-decorated lead characters are supported by an equally impressive cast as Scarlett Johansson plays the unfortunate Janet Leigh and Jessica Biel appears as Vera Miles. This is a fascinating and entertaining insight into a complex character at a crossroads in his life.