Psychopath, The

Date: 1966
Director: Anthony Pelissier
Production Company: Two Cities Films

Stars: Patrick Wymark, Margaret Johnston, John Standing, Alexander Knox, Judy Huxtable
Location(s): Surrey

Region(s):

Storyline:

A Police Inspector investigates a string of murders in which dolls bearing a resemblance to the victims are found near their bodies.

Additional Information:

Screen captures by Phil Wilkinson

Buy this film on Amazon link

Can you help:

If you have any information regarding this film, any of the stills, or even better, some NOW shots please contact us.


  • 'Now' required

On his way out to meet with his friends Frank Saville, Victor Ledoux and Martin Roth, Reinhardt Klermer (John Harvey) notices that his Mini has a flat tyre. Maybe a set, maybe a Reel Street.

  • 'Now' required

Deciding to walk, Reinhardt enters a dead end road. An extremely narrow roadway with very shiny setts and oddly placed signage suggests this was shot at the studio.

  • 'Now' required

The red Volvo that has been following Reinhardt since the Occupant shot at his car’s tyre speeds towards him. Yes, this is Shepperton Studios in Surrey.

  • 'Now' required

Sculptor Victor Ledoux (Robert Crewdson) asks Junk Yard Owner (Peter Diamond) if he can obtain scrap metal for his work.

  • 'Now' required

The artist moves around the yard selecting bars and rods of metal, marking them to be delivered.

  • 'Now' required

As Victor finds more suitable items, his unseen Murderer approaches carrying a noose. What are the buildings in the top right distance?

  • 'Now' required

Investigating Victor’s death, Inspector Holloway (Patrick Wymark) visits the junk yard.

  • 'Now' required

The Inspector narrowly escapes death when he jumps from Victor’s car after finding a doll with his own likeness on the passenger seat.

  • 'Now' required

Having finished work for the day, Gina leaves the premises of Medley Dolls. This is Shepperton Studios with workshops near the main entrance visible in the left distance.

  • 'Now' required

Watching from a car, the Driver picks up a doll looking like and dressed as Gina. The brick build block has since been replaced.

  • 'Now' required

The young woman turns a corner to be confronted by her Murderer. Likely to also be somewhere within Shepperton Studios near Shepperton in Surrey.

20i