Dir. Henri-George Clouzot (1955).
Hitchcock’s Psycho, not to mention a ridiculous remake starring Sharon Stone, may have erased it from public memory but Clouzot’s once notorious thriller is an effectively sordid piece of filmmaking—atmospheric and almost shocking.
Fri., Dec. 9, 7 p.m.; Sun., Dec. 11, 5:15 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 7, 2011