Janet Leigh received a Best Supporting Actress Oscar nomination for PSYCHO.
Three of the top ten box office hits for 1960 were PSYCHO, Billy Wilder's THE APARTMENT and PLEASE DON'T EAT THE DAISIES.
In a way, an ordinary toilet became a visual symbol of early realism and later revolution in film-making.
There's a new documentary out about the famous shower scene in Alfred Hitchcock's PSYCHO. From IFC Films, it's called "78/52." The title refers to the number of shots and the number of edits in that terrifying murder scene. Here's a link to click onto for the trailer. Watch: