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Psycho

Hitchcock’s classic horror film. [Am. Cinema: NCE, 1249]
See: Horror
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When Knight and his fellow Rancid Spammer Steve Morrow moved to Melbourne, they fell in with Peter Jones and Bill Walsh, who later became members of the Cosmic Psychos.
Surgeons, clergy, chefs and civil servants are all ranked among the top 10 professions for secret psychos, new book The Wisdom of Psychopaths: What Saints, Spies, and Serial Killers Can Teach Us About Success claims.
Some pretty spiffy work behind the steering wheel during a fairly short-lived incident, it would seem, yet not one cop can reach Hunter during his endgame showdown with a psycho killer in a neighborhood where half the force is searching for him.
But the programme makers say Psychos is in fact challenging the prejudice in society by provoking debate.
Tonight, Greg and Tom (Paterson Joseph and Max Beesley) trek off in their gas-guzzling car to find more petrol and run into a psycho farmer armed with a petrol bomb.
And while for Carlyle and Cracker fans, Albie is the character that brought a run in psychos, for Robert it's where he met his wife, Anastasia.
So is Psychos a responsible drama, or just trash TV pampering to the lowest common denominator?
But behind the political arguments, Psychos is already looking like a powerful, brave drama that once again has Channel 4 leading the pack.
Robert De Niro as a deranged fan, an obsessive stalker, an ordinary-seeming guy with a psycho edge?
Especially when, as director Tony Scott inadvisably does here, references are made to the more compelling psychos in De Niro's past.
We do not have many qualified psychiatrists and even those do not fully understand psycho trauma.