CINEMA Psycho. Perhaps overly gruesome and directed with an unusually heavy hand, this Hitchcock thriller nevertheless adds up to an expertly Gothic nightmare.
The Story of Ruth. The Old Testament's four brief chapters are souped up, padded out and somehow made into a movie that is commendably unepic.
Man in a Cocked Hat. Gap-toothed, numbingly British Comic Terry-Thomas, aided by Peter Sellers and Thorley Walters, launches a satirical spitball at the British Foreign Office in this hilarious spoof of the lost art of statecraft.
Hiroshima, Mon Amour (French). What could have been a conventional...