Alfred Hitchcock And Faulkner's Psycho And A Rose For Emily

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In 1960, Alfred Hitchcock had made the film “Psycho”. He was also the best known film director in the world. Psycho is mixed with a little bit of horror, mystery, and thriller. The first film ever published was in black and white. In 1930, William Faulkner published “A Rose for Emily”. A Rose for Emily is more of a southern gothic genre. There isn’t too many similarities besides that there are two psycho people. Hitchcock and Faulkner are both well-known people. In psycho there was one main character throughout the movie, which was Janet Leigh. In the movie Janet played the role of Marion Crane. Marion was living in Phoenix, Arizona working at a real estate office, which she was unhappy with. She had a romance going with Sam Loomis the hardware store manager. Marion was on the run with 40,000 that was supposed to be deposited into …show more content…
Same as in “Psycho”, no one had entered Emily Grierson home for more than ten years. When she died the whole town had attended her funeral in her home. According to the town previous mayor, Emily father Mr. Grierson had owed the town a significant amount of money and after his death they tried to make Emily resume payments. When he had first died, she was abandoned by the man she thought she was going to marry. The town always believed that the Griersons thought too much to themselves. That following summer Emily suffers a long illness. Also, the town gives Homer Barron a job paving sidewalks. Her family didn’t like the fact that she was seeing him, they felt like it was beneath her standards. One afternoon, she goes to the drug store and purchase a powerful poison. By law you have to tell them why you are buying it but Emily just simply tell them that it’s for rats. The people of the town thought that Emily was gone use it to try and kill herself… Her cousins arrive and when they departure, Homer enters the Grierson home one evening and is never seen

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