Alfred Hitchcock: The Cold Blondes




Psycho represents sexual and gender identity in crude, yet sometimes complex ways, especially when you consider when it was made. Based partly on reading related to Hitchcock’s women and partly
based on your perceptions of the film, Psycho, discuss (a) how TWO women are represented in Psycho, and (b) the representation of the Norman Bates character in relation to any other male figure in
the film. Y