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Psycho III
Psycho III (1986)
Title: Psycho III
Directed by: Anthony Perkins
Written by: Charles Edward Pogue
Produced by: Hilton A. Green; Donald E. Zepfel
Music by: Carter Burwell
Cinematography: Bruce Surtees
Edited by: David Blewitt
Distributed by: Universal Pictures
Released: July 2nd, 1986
Rating: R
Running time: 93 min.
Country: USA
Language: English
Gross: $14,481,606 (US)
Previous: Psycho II (1983)
Next: Psycho IV: The Beginning (1990)

Psycho III is an American horror film blending elements of the psycholical thriller genre with the slasher genre. It is the third installment in Psycho film series and follows the 1983 film Psycho II. The movie was directed by Anthony Perkins with a script written by Charles Edward Pogue. It was produced by Universal Pictures and released theatrically in the United States on July 2nd, 1986. The film co-stars Diana Scarwid as Maureen Coyle, a young emotionally disturbed suicidal nun and Jeff Fahey as a lecherous musician named Duane Duke. Other cast members include Hugh Gillin as Sheriff John Hunt, and Roberta Maxwell as reporter Tracy Venable.

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  • The Psycho film series is based on characters originally developed by author Robert Bloch.

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  • This is the last of the original Psycho films released theatrically.

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  • Emma Spool appears in recap footage from the end of Psycho II.

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  • The film was re-released again in 2013 on DVD and Blu-ray by Shout! Factory.

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