The Resource Vertigo : a Universal Picture, Universal ; a Paramount release ; screenplay by Alec Coppel & Samuel Taylor ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc

Vertigo : a Universal Picture, Universal ; a Paramount release ; screenplay by Alec Coppel & Samuel Taylor ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc

Label
Vertigo : a Universal Picture
Title
Vertigo
Title remainder
a Universal Picture
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; a Paramount release ; screenplay by Alec Coppel & Samuel Taylor ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Scottie Ferguson, a recently retired San Francisco police detective, is hired to shadow a rich shipbuilder 's tragically suicidal wife, Madeleine Elster. After he saves her from drowning in the San Francisco Bay, Scottie's interest in the beautiful but icy blonde shifts from business to romance. But when tragedy strikes again, Scottie must overcome the vertigo that haunts his dreams in order to unravel the secrets of the past and find the key to his future
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; art direction, Hal Pereira & Henry Bumstead ; special photographic effects, John P. Fulton ; set decoration, Sam Comer & Frank McKelvy ; edited by George Tomasini ; assistant director, Daniel McCauley ; costumes, Edith Head ; music by Bernard Herrmann ; conducted by Muir Mathieson
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English, French or Spanish with optional Spanish or French subtitles and optional English subtitled for the hearing impaired. Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore, Henry Jones, Raymond Bailey, Ellen Corby, Konstantin Shayne, Lee Patrick
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1912-2000
  • 1908-1997
  • 1911-1975
  • 1906-1989
  • 1908-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Coppel, Alec
  • Taylor, Samuel
  • Stewart, James
  • Novak, Kim
  • Bel Geddes, Barbara
  • Herrmann, Bernard
  • Boileau, Pierre
  • Narcejac, Thomas
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
129
Series statement
Alfred Hitchcock masterpiece collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boileau, Pierre
  • Narcejac, Thomas
  • Vertigo
  • Acrophobia
  • Murder
  • Police
  • Ex-police officers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Vertigo : a Universal Picture, Universal ; a Paramount release ; screenplay by Alec Coppel & Samuel Taylor ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Extra features include Obssessed with Vertigo, partners in crime, Hitchcock/Truffaut, Foreign censorship ending, Vertigo archives, feature commentary with William Friedkin
  • Based on the novel "D'entre les morts" by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21285927
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray DVD ; widescreen ; closed-captioned.
Extent
1 videodisc (129 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2024972
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray, 1080p High-Definition widescreen (1.85:1), DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 Mono ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Vertigo : a Universal Picture, Universal ; a Paramount release ; screenplay by Alec Coppel & Samuel Taylor ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Extra features include Obssessed with Vertigo, partners in crime, Hitchcock/Truffaut, Foreign censorship ending, Vertigo archives, feature commentary with William Friedkin
  • Based on the novel "D'entre les morts" by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21285927
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray DVD ; widescreen ; closed-captioned.
Extent
1 videodisc (129 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2024972
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray, 1080p High-Definition widescreen (1.85:1), DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 Mono ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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