Vertigo / Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor.
Contributor(s): Hitchcock, Alfred [drt, pro] | Coppel, Alec [aus] | Taylor, Samuel [aus] | Stewart, James [act] | Novak, Kim [act] | Bel Geddes, Barbara [act] | Helmore, Tom [act] | Jones, Henry [act] | Bailey, Raymond [act] | Corby, Ellen [act] | Burks, Robert [cng] | Tomasini, George [flm] | Head, Edith [cst] | Boileau, Pierre. D'entre les morts | Narcejac, Thomas | Herrmann, Bernard [cmp] | Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions | Paramount Pictures Corporation | Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm).Material type: FilmSeries: Alfred Hitchcock collection: Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, Copyright date: �2012Description: 1 videodisc (128 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscUniform titles: Vertigo (Motion picture : 1958) Subject(s): Boileau, Pierre, 1906-1989 -- Film adaptations | Vertigo -- Drama | Murder -- Drama | Police -- California -- San Francisco -- Drama | Love -- Drama | Man-woman relationships -- Drama | Boileau, Pierre, 1906-1989 | Love | Man-woman relationships | Murder | Police | Vertigo | California -- San FranciscoGenre/Form: Detective and mystery films. | Fiction films. | Film adaptations. | Feature films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Feature films -- United States. | Detective and mystery films. | Drama. | Feature films. | Fiction films. | Film adaptations. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.4372 LOC classification: PN1997 | .V47 2012
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DVD; NTSC; region 1; dual-layer format; anamorphic widescreen presentaion (1.85:1 aspect); Dolby Digital 5.1 stereo and 2.0 mono.
English; with optional English SDH, French, and Spanish subtitles.
James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore, Henry Jones, Raymond Bailey, Ellen Corby.
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; edited by George Tomasini ; music by Bernard Herrmann ; costumes, Edith Head.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958.
Based on the novel : D'entre les morts / by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac.
MPAA rating: PG.
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.
Special features include: Obsessed with Vertigo: new life for Hitchcock's masterpiece, directed and produced by Harrison Engle for American Movie Classics; commentary with associate producer Herbert Coleman; restoration team Robert A. Harris and James C. Katz; production notes; theatrical trailers; foreign censorship ending; the Vertigo archives.
National Film Registry selection, 1989.