Movies by Alfred Hitchcock are always well done, Psycho is known as one of his best.
In all of his movies there are many things that look like just normal everyday items. But they really are placed there to say something. In the movie Psycho, every item is placed, and every scene is perfectly setup to say something about someone. During the scene where Marion and Norman are eating in the parlor, they are both
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out what is really wrong with him. This isn't really a side plot, just a developing issue.
This is an excellent movie from all points of review. In all aspects, Hitchcock does an excellent job of making his actors work and fit in exactally where he wants them to. Everthing falls into place in the end, and we understand who killed Marion and why. But he keeps us (the audience) wondering until the very end.