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

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Universal legacy series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Milford PL - Milford DVD Ver (Text) 72433000110826 Adult DVDs Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD MYSTERY VERT (Text) 39231031860378 Display--Audiovisual 2 Available -
Westville-New Durham Twp PL - Westville DVD VER (Text) 71462000001307 DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 2-disc special ed.
  • Publisher: Universal City, Calif. : Universal, [2008]

Content descriptions

General 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 (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.).
Formatted Contents Note:
disc 2. 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.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; edited by George Tomasini ; music by Bernard Herrmann.
Participant or Performer Note:
James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore, Henry Jones.
Cast for The case of Mr. Pelham: Tom Ewell, Raymond Bailey, Justice Watson.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, dual-layer, region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1 stereo and 2.0 mono.
Language Note:
In English with optional French or Spanish subtitles.
Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Vertigo > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Police > California > San Francisco > Drama.
Genre: Romantic plays.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
Detective and mystery films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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