The Resource Vertigo, Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor, (DVD/)

Vertigo, Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor, (DVD/)

Label
Vertigo
Title
Vertigo
Statement of responsibility
Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
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
Awards note
National Film Registry selection, 1989.
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; edited by George Tomasini ; music by Bernard Herrmann ; costumes, Edith Head
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English; with optional English SDH, French, and Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore, Henry Jones, Raymond Bailey, Ellen Corby
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1912-2000
  • 1908-1997
  • 1912-1999
  • 1904-1980
  • 1906-1989
  • 1908-1998
  • 1911-1975
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Coppel, Alec
  • Taylor, Samuel
  • Stewart, James
  • Novak, Kim
  • Bel Geddes, Barbara
  • Helmore, Tom
  • Jones, Henry
  • Bailey, Raymond
  • Corby, Ellen
  • Burks, Robert
  • Tomasini, George
  • Head, Edith
  • Boileau, Pierre
  • Narcejac, Thomas
  • Herrmann, Bernard
  • Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
128
Series statement
Alfred Hitchcock collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boileau, Pierre
  • Vertigo
  • Murder
  • Police
  • Love
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Boileau, Pierre
  • Love
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
  • Police
  • Vertigo
  • California
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Vertigo, Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor, (DVD/)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Based on the novel : D'entre les morts / by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn809794252
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192143212
  • 025192143342
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61122484
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)809794252
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; dual-layer format; anamorphic widescreen presentaion (1.85:1 aspect); Dolby Digital 5.1 stereo and 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Vertigo, Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor, (DVD/)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Based on the novel : D'entre les morts / by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn809794252
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192143212
  • 025192143342
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61122484
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)809794252
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; dual-layer format; anamorphic widescreen presentaion (1.85:1 aspect); Dolby Digital 5.1 stereo and 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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