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Uniform Title Vertigo (Motion picture : 1958)
Title Vertigo [videorecording] / Universal ; a Paramount release ; screenplay by Alec Coppel & Samuel Taylor ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Imprint Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Vertigo    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from disc label.
Issued as part of Alfred Hitchcock, the essentials collection box set.
Previously issued as part of The Alfred Hitchcock collection.
System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 mono; dual layer format.
Source NAV 1/12 PPL
Language In English with optional English SDH, French, or Spanish subtitles.
Cast James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore, Henry Jones, Raymond Bailey, Ellen Corby, Konstantin Shayne, Lee Patrick.
Credits 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.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1958.
Based upon the novel "D'entre les morts" by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
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.
Note Bonus features: "Obsessed with Vertigo : new life for Hitchcock's masterpiece" featurette; Feature commentary with associate producer Herbert Coleman, restoration team Robert A. Harris and James C. Katz and other Vertigo participants; Production notes; Theatrical trailers; Foreign censorship ending; The Vertigo archives.
Subject Murder -- Drama.
Ex-police officers -- California -- San Francisco -- Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre/Form Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Detective and mystery films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Director.
Coppel, Alec, 1907-1972.
Taylor, Samuel, 1912-2000. Screenwriter.
Coleman, Herbert, 1907-2001.
Stewart, James, 1908-1997. Actor.
Novak, Kim, 1933-
Bel Geddes, Barbara, 1922-2005.
Helmore, Tom, 1904-1995.
Jones, Henry, 1912-1999. Actor.
Bailey, Raymond, 1904-1980. Actor.
Corby, Ellen, 1911-1999.
Shayne, Konstantin, 1888-1974.
Patrick, Lee, 1906-1982. Actor.
Burks, Robert, 1909-1968.
Pereira, Hal.
Bumstead, Henry, 1915-2006.
Comer, Sam, 1893-1974.
McKelvy, Frank R., 1914-1980.
Tomasini, George.
Head, Edith.
Herrmann, Bernard, 1911-1975. Composer.
Mathieson, Muir, 1911-1975.
Boileau-Narcejac. D'entre les morts.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Added Title Alfred Hitchcock's vertigo
Alfred Hitchcock, the essentials collection.
Standard No. 025192084546 set
Music No. 6116498 Universal Studios (set)
467166 Universal Studios

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