Posted by Danger Boy on October 23, 2006
During the month of October, my son and I are watching only scary movies. 'Tis the season. So this weekend I subjected him to "Psycho." For the first 40 minutes, he was rather mystified. "This isn't scary at all," he argued. Well, then Marian gets it. Then Arbogast takes his bloody tumble. Poor little guy. That Herrmann score is what really did it to him. It's so violent and overwhelming, the music. I was impressed with his resolve though. He stuck with it. No nightmares. He's quite a trooper. Up next: perhaps a Hammer horror film, or The Sixth Sense, or Freaks.
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