Hitchcock

This July and August, escape the summer heat with eight films from the master of chills and thrills!

Let Amherst Cinema be your ticket to adventure as Alfred Hitchcock takes you from San Francisco to the French Riviera to Mount Rushmore. (Just keep an eye on that strange young motel manager...)

An unsuspecting victim (Janet Leigh) visits the Bates Motel and meets one of cinema’s most notorious psychopaths - Norman Bates (Anthony Perkins).  
Tue, 7/25
From the Saul Bass opening credits to the fantastic Mount Rushmore chase scene, Alfred Hitchcock's 1959 espionage thriller is a must-see on the big screen.  
Sun, 7/30
Tue, 8/1
When Guy (Farley Granger) daydreams the murder of his wife, black, neurotic Bruno (Robert Walker) materializes as if in answer to his prayers: Bruno will kill Guy's wife if Guy, in turn, will kill Bruno's father.  
Sun, 8/6
Tue, 8/8
When playboy tennis pro Tony Wendice discovers his wife is having an affair with handsome American Mark Hallidy, he devises an ingenious plot to murder her.  
Sun, 8/13
Tue, 8/15
Cary Grant plays John Robie, reformed jewel thief who was once known as "The Cat," in this suspenseful thriller.  
Sun, 8/20
Tue, 8/22
Two epicene young men arbitrarily murder a college classmate, place his body in a trunk in the middle of their apartment, and then invite the victim's friends and family for a cocktail party.  
Sun, 8/27
Tue, 8/29