June 16, 2021

This Day in Halloween: Alfred Hitchcock’s "Psycho" premieres at the DeMille Theater, a former burlesque house, NYC in 1960. / Illustration by Annika Krein

Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho premieres at the DeMille Theater, a former burlesque house, NYC in 1960. The horror classic was controversial for years, but is currently 18th on the American Film Institute’s 100 Greatest American Movies list.