Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Hitchcock movie starring Anthony Hopkins

Actor Anthony Hopkins got the lead role as Alfred Hitchcock in director Sacha Gervasi's Hitchcock, a biopic based on the life of one of the most influential filmmakers of the last century. The script is based on the book "Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho" by Stephen Rebello. Besides Anthony Hopkins the film is also starring Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson, James D'Arcy, Jessica Biel, Michael Stuhlbarg, Toni Collette, Michael Wincott, Kurtwood Smith, Richard Portnow, Danny Huston, and Ralph Macchio. The film should be released sometime in 2013.

Here's a first look at Anthony Hopkins as Alfred Hitchcock and Scarlett Johansson as Janet Leigh:
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"Hitchcock is a love story about Alfred Hitchcock (Anthony Hopkins) and his wife and partner Alma Reville (Helen Mirren). The film takes place during the making of Psycho."

What do you think of Anthony Hopkins as Alfred Hitchcock? Does the actor look like the famous director?

Anyway, stay tuned with us for more details about the movie Hitchcock.