Vertigo

San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe fear of heights. When a rich shipbuilder hires Scottie to follow his wife, who may be suicidal, Scottie finds himself falling in love with her. Eventually Ferguson becomes obsessed with the c...

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Corporate Author: Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions.
Other Authors: Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980., Coppel, Alec., Taylor, Samuel, 1912-2000., Stewart, James, 1908-1997., Novak, Kim., Bel Geddes, Barbara., Helmore, Tom., Jones, Henry, 1912-1999., Boileau, Pierre, 1906-1989., Narcejac, Thomas, 1908-1998., Herrmann, Bernard, 1911-1975., Paramount Pictures Corporation., Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Format: DVD
Published: Universal City, CA : Universal, [2012]
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (128 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Edition: Widescreen.
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Summary: San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe fear of heights. When a rich shipbuilder hires Scottie to follow his wife, who may be suicidal, Scottie finds himself falling in love with her. Eventually Ferguson becomes obsessed with the chance to re-create her in another woman.
Published: Universal City, CA : Universal, [2012]
Language: English
French
Spanish
Item Description: Based on the novel : D'entre les morts / by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958.
Special features include Obsessed with Vertigo, commentary, production notes, theatrical trailers, foreign censorship ending, the Vertigo archives.
Format: DVD, NTSC, region 1; dual-layer; anamorphic widescreen,1.85:1; Dolby Digital 5.1 stereo and 2.0 mono.
Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Awards: National Film Registry selection, 1989.
Production Credits: Director of photography, Robert Burks ; edited by George Tomasini ; music by Bernard Herrmann ; costumes, Edith Head.