May 20, 2023

This Day in Halloween: Freddie Francis' British horror-mystery "The Psychopath" opens in the U.S. in 1966. / Illustration by Haley Underwood

The Psychopath opens in the U.S. in 1966. The British horror-mystery, directed by Freddie Francis and written by Robert Bloch, follows the murders of the former investigators of a German millionaire who are found with dolls next to their bodies.