It may seem like cliché now but ‘Psycho’ was the granddaddy of all slasher films and psycho-thrillers and thrilled audiences with its shocking twists and tawdry details.
Tag: Bernard Herrmann
Rex Harrison and Gene Tierney are ‘The Ghost and Mrs. Muir’ on Criterion Channel
‘North by Northwest’ – Alfred Hitchcock at his breeziest on HBO Max
Robert Ryan is ‘On Dangerous Ground’
Blu-ray: ‘On Dangerous Ground’ on Warner Archive
On Dangerous Ground (Warner Archive, Blu-ray) (1952), directed by Nicholas Ray from a script he developed with A.I. Bezzerides and producer John Houseman, opens on the urgent yet fractured dramatic score by Bernard Herrmann, a theme that rushes forward anxiously, pauses with quieter instruments, then jumps again as we watch the nocturnal city streets in […]