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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

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

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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe case of acrophobia. When a rich shipbuilder hires Scotty to follow his wife who is behaving suspiciously and might be planning suicide, Scotty falls in love with her. She is later murdered and Ferguson becomes demonic in his desire to re-create her in another woman
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; edited by George Tomasini ; music by Bernard Herrmann ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
English dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles ; subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore, Henry Jones
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1908-1997
  • 1912-1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Stewart, James
  • Novak, Kim
  • Bel Geddes, Barbara
  • Helmore, Tom
  • Jones, Henry
  • Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vertigo
  • Murder
  • Police
  • Love
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Release date: Oct. 7, 2008
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Based on the novel D'entre les morts by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
  • Special features: feature commentary with director and production team, foreign censorship ending, the Vertigo archives, production notes, original and restoration trailers, "Obsessed with Vertigo: new life for Hitchcock's masterpiece" featurette, "Partners in crime: Hitchcock's collaborators" featurette, Hitchcock / Truffaut interview excerpts, episode of Alfred Hitchcock Presents: "The case of Mr. Pelham."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1150160
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition; widescreen edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (130 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195018357
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61102355
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1150160
  • (OCoLC)259718885
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) format ; Dolby digital 5.1 stereo and 2.0 mono ; NTSC 1
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
Publication
Note
  • Release date: Oct. 7, 2008
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Based on the novel D'entre les morts by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
  • Special features: feature commentary with director and production team, foreign censorship ending, the Vertigo archives, production notes, original and restoration trailers, "Obsessed with Vertigo: new life for Hitchcock's masterpiece" featurette, "Partners in crime: Hitchcock's collaborators" featurette, Hitchcock / Truffaut interview excerpts, episode of Alfred Hitchcock Presents: "The case of Mr. Pelham."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1150160
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition; widescreen edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (130 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195018357
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61102355
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1150160
  • (OCoLC)259718885
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) format ; Dolby digital 5.1 stereo and 2.0 mono ; NTSC 1
Video recording format
DVD

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