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

Vertigo, Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. and Paramount Pictures Corporation ; directed by 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 ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Samuel Taylor
Creator
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
Cataloging source
BUF
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 ; costumes, Edith Head
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English; with optional English SDH, French, and Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.V478 2012
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
  • Boileau, Pierre
  • Vertigo
  • Murder
  • Police
  • Love
  • Man-woman relationships
  • 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
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
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
809794252
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
  • 025192143342
  • 025192380747
  • 025192143212
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 61122484
  • 61182076
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)809794252
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 stereo., Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.; dual-layer format; anamorphic widescreen presentaion (1.85:1 aspect)
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
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
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
809794252
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
  • 025192143342
  • 025192380747
  • 025192143212
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 61122484
  • 61182076
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)809794252
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 stereo., Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.; dual-layer format; anamorphic widescreen presentaion (1.85:1 aspect)
Video recording format
DVD

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