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The Resource Vertigo, Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; director-producer, Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor, (videorecording)

Vertigo, Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; director-producer, Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor, (videorecording)

Label
Vertigo
Title
Vertigo
Statement of responsibility
Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; director-producer, Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
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
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Vertigo (Motion picture : 1958)
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; edited by George Tomasini ; music by Bernard Herrmann
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional French or Spanish subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.V478546 2008
PerformerNote
James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore, Henry Jones
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1912-2000
  • 1908-1997
  • 1912-1999
  • 1897-1976
  • 1909-1994
  • 1904-1980
  • 1908-1962
  • 1908-1998
  • 1906-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Coppel, Alec
  • Taylor, Samuel
  • Stewart, James
  • Novak, Kim
  • Bel Geddes, Barbara
  • Helmore, Tom
  • Jones, Henry
  • Cockrell, Francis M
  • Armstrong, Anthony
  • Ewell, Tom
  • Bailey, Raymond
  • Watson, Justice
  • Narcejac, Thomas
  • Boileau, Pierre
  • Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
Series statement
Universal legacy series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boileau, Pierre
  • Vertigo
  • Murder
  • Police
  • Love
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Vertigo, Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; director-producer, Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100037504
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel : D'entre les morts / by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Includes an episode of Alfred Hitchcock Presents, The case of Mr. Pelham: (1955) Shamley Productions ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; teleplay by Francis Cockrell ; based on a story by Anthony Armstrong ; an Alfred Hitchcock production; starring Tom Ewell, Raymond Bailey, Justice Watson
  • Special features (disc 1): optional audio commentary with director and production team; optional audio commentary with film director William Friedkin; "foreign censorship" alternate ending (3 min.); "The Vertigo archives" production designs and sketches gallery; "production notes" production and film synopsis; original theatrical trailer (3 min.); restoration theatrical trailer (2 min.)
  • Special features (disc 2): "Obsessed with Vertigo: new life for Hitchcock's masterpiece" restoration featurette (30 min.); "Partners in crime: Hitchcock's collaborators" featurette (55 min.); "Hitchcock / Truffaut" audio interview excerpts (14 min.); "Alfred Hitchcock Presents: The case of Mr. Pelham" television episode (26 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Bonus features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.; widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (130 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195018357
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
61102355
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn259718885
  • (OCoLC)259718885
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; dual-layer; anamorphic widescreen,1.85:1; Dolby Digital 5.1 stereo and 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Vertigo, Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; director-producer, Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100037504
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel : D'entre les morts / by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Includes an episode of Alfred Hitchcock Presents, The case of Mr. Pelham: (1955) Shamley Productions ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; teleplay by Francis Cockrell ; based on a story by Anthony Armstrong ; an Alfred Hitchcock production; starring Tom Ewell, Raymond Bailey, Justice Watson
  • Special features (disc 1): optional audio commentary with director and production team; optional audio commentary with film director William Friedkin; "foreign censorship" alternate ending (3 min.); "The Vertigo archives" production designs and sketches gallery; "production notes" production and film synopsis; original theatrical trailer (3 min.); restoration theatrical trailer (2 min.)
  • Special features (disc 2): "Obsessed with Vertigo: new life for Hitchcock's masterpiece" restoration featurette (30 min.); "Partners in crime: Hitchcock's collaborators" featurette (55 min.); "Hitchcock / Truffaut" audio interview excerpts (14 min.); "Alfred Hitchcock Presents: The case of Mr. Pelham" television episode (26 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Bonus features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.; widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (130 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195018357
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
61102355
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn259718885
  • (OCoLC)259718885
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; dual-layer; anamorphic widescreen,1.85:1; Dolby Digital 5.1 stereo and 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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