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Prototypes of Trump's wall offer chilling lesson in the power of architecture

A reporter visits the scene in California “Border towns always bring out the worst in a country,” says Charlton Heston. He is talking to his wife, Janet Leigh, his voice shaking with the tetchy conviction of an embarrassed patriot. “This,”...Show More Summary

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78/52: This documentary breaks down the shower scene in Alfred Hitchcock’s “Psycho” (1960). Among the talking heads are Peter Bogdanovich, Guillermo del Toro and actress Jamie Lee Curtis, whose mother, Janet Leigh, played the victimShow More Summary

Get to Know Your Japanese Bathroom Ghosts

As any horror film fan can attest, the bathroom can be a scary place. From Janet Leigh's infamous shower scene in Psycho to the blood-spewing drain pipes of Stephen King's It, there's no shortage of genuinely startling imagery connected to lavatories. Show More Summary

Here are 10 foreshadowing clues in well-known movies

7 months agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing In Psycho, Norman Bates hinted early on that he killed and taxidermied his mother, when he told Janet Leigh that she was as harmless as one of his stuffed birds. That's one example of 10 foreshadowing scenes presented in this video. Show More Summary


Most people know John Frankenheimer’s movie “The Manchurian Candidate,” which stars Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, and Angela Lansbury in the story of an American soldier who is captured in Korea and programmed by Chinese Communists to kill on command. Show More Summary

Rihanna's 'Bates Motel' Shower Scene Had a Surprise Twist!

Rihanna‘s Bates Motel shower scene didn’t end the way you’d expect! The 28-year-old entertainer’s final episode on the A&E series aired last night. She’s been playing the role of Marion in the show, a role made famous by Janet Leigh in the original Psycho. While we do see Rihanna showering and Norman Bates (Freddie Highmore) [...]

Only Rihanna Could Curve Horror’s Most Notorious Murderer

Last night concluded Rihanna’s two-episode stint as Marion Crane (the role played by Janet Leigh in the original Psycho) on A&E’s Bates Motel, and if you had “Marion survives notorious killer and subverts classic horror scene in spectacular fashion” on your RiRi-inspired Bates Motel drinking game, I hope you’re enjoying ... More »

Rihanna Makes Her Debut on 'Bates Motel' Tonight - See Photos!

Rihanna will be making her first appearance on Bates Motel as Marion Crane in the episode airing tonight (March 20) in A&E! The 29-year-old entertainer is playing the role made famous by Janet Leigh in the movie Psycho. The character is famously killed by Norman Bates (Freddie Highmore) in a shower. On the fifth and [...]

Bates Motel Showrunners On Casting Rihanna As Marion Crane

On Monday’s episode of Bates Motel, A&E’s reimagined story of Norman Bates will introduce its latest iconic character borrowed from Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho: Marion Crane. When Hitchcock originally cast Janet Leigh for the role, he intended to shock audiences by killing off a famous Hollywood star. Times have changed, but ... More »

Marion Crane Arrives at the “Bates Motel” TONIGHT!

The Psycho franchise’s second most iconic character is back. Portrayed by Janet Leigh in Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho, the character Marion Crane memorably met her demise in a Bates Motel shower; she was of course repeatedly stabbed to death by Norman Bates, in a scene that nobody will ever forget. For A&E’s prequel series “Bates Motel,“ which […]

Rihanna makes her debut as Marion Crane on 'Bates Motel'

Rihanna is finally checking in to "Bates Motel." The music superstar makes her highly anticipated TV acting debut in Monday's episode of the A&E drama as Marion Crane, the role made famous by Janet Leigh in Alfred Hitchcock's 1960 film "Psycho." And by all accounts, she more than delivers. "She...

Tired Old Queen At The Movies #145

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Clip recap: Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh and Angela Lansbury in an Oscar nominated role, bring one of the greatest political thrillers to the screen in John Frankenheimer’s legendary “The Manchurian Candidate” (1962).Show More Summary

First look at Rihanna in Bates Motel Final Season

The fifth and final season of BATES MOTEL will (finally) see the inclusion of Marion Crane! For those who might not know, Marion Crane was the famously dispatched blonde in the shower and was played by Janet Leigh (Jamie Lee Cutris' mother) in the orinal Alfred Hitchcock terror classic. Show More Summary

Bye Bye Birdie is NBC’s Next Live Musical Starring Jennifer Lopez - With a girl like J. Lo, how can I be blue?

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Bye Bye Birdie Live will air during holiday 2017 starring Jennifer Lopez as Rosie, the role originated by Chita Rivera on Broadway and later performed by Janet Leigh in the 1963 film adaptation.

Nestor Carbonell Will Direct Rihanna's 'Bates Motel' Episode

Nestor Carbonell just revealed that he will be directing Rihanna on her highly anticipated episode of Bates Motel! The 28-year-old entertainer will be playing the role of Marion Crane, who was portrayed by Janet Leigh in the horror classic Psycho. Nestor, who plays the role of Sheriff Alex Romero on the hit A&E series, was [...]

Jamie Lee Curtis: Horror Queen

Jamie Lee Curtis made her name in horror movies of the late 70s and early 80s. When you look at the time period and movies she did, that was one busy actress! Born in 1958 to a famous actress (Janet Leigh) and famous actor (Tony Curtis),...Show More Summary

ICYMI: Shocking Article Says Silver Lake Is Fancy

Plus, Rihanna reprises Janet Leigh's 'Psycho' role, it's peach donut season at The Donut Man, and inside John Boehner's secret warehouse party at the RNC. [ more › ]

Rihanna to Play Marion Crane on ‘Bates Motel’s’ Final Season

Rihanna is headed to the small screen for the fifth and final season of Bates Motel. The singer has been cast in the iconic role of Marion Crane, played by the late Janet Leigh in Hitchcock’s Psycho. Crane — an office worker who takes off with $40,000 — was murdered in the famous shower scene, […]

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