Psycho was widely recognized not only from Industry but also from the critiques, film institutes and film schools.
Psycho Oscar Nominations
Psycho was nominated for the Academy Awards (33) for best director - Alfred Hitchcock, for Best supporting Actress - Janet Leigh , for best cinematography - John L. Rusell, for best art direction - Set decoration - Joseph Hurley, Robert Clatworthy, George Milo.
Psycho - Directors Guild of America Nominations
Psycho was nominated by Directors Guild of America for Outstanding Directional Achievement in Motion Pictures.
Psycho - Edgar Allan Poe Awards
Psycho was nominated and won the Best Motion Picture, by Edgar Allan Poe Awards and especially the screenwriter Joseph Stefano and the author Robert Bloch.
Psycho - International Board of Motion Picture Reviewers
Anthony Perkins performing the part of Norman Bates was nominated for the Best Actor award by International Board of Motion Picture Reviewers.
Psycho - The 18th Golden Globe Awards
Janet Leigh performing the part of Marrion was nominated and won the Best Actress award by Golden Globe Awards.
Psycho - The Writers Guild of America
The screenwriter of Psycho Joseph Stefano was nominated for the Best Written American Drama by the Writers Guild of America.
Psycho and American Film Institute AFI
Psycho is among the best films ever - American Film Institute has placed Psycho among the best.
- AFI 100 Years - 100 Movie Quotes
- “A boy’s best friend is his mother”, Psycho is the 56th film
- “We all go a little mad sometimes” - Psycho was Nominated
- AFI 100 Years …. 100 movies (10th Anniversary Edition), Psycho is the 14th Film