Vertigo (1958)

PG  |   |  Mystery, Romance, Thriller


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A San Francisco detective suffering from acrophobia investigates the strange activities of an old friend's wife, all the while becoming dangerously obsessed with her.


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  • "Vertigo" Kim Novak, Alfred Hitchcock 1958 Paramount
  • Kim Novak in Vertigo (1958)
  • James Stewart and Kim Novak in Vertigo (1958)
  • James Stewart and Kim Novak in Vertigo (1958)
  • James Stewart and Kim Novak in Vertigo (1958)

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Trivia

When Alfred Hitchcock's wife, Alma Reville, saw the film, she said that she liked it, except for one shot where Kim Novak walks towards the San Francisco Bay, which she felt made Novak look too large on the screen. For years afterward, when discussing this film, Hitchcock would insist ... ...


Quotes

Officer on rooftop: Give me your hand. Give me your hand.


Goofs

The ice cubes in Gavin and Scottie's drinks disappear.


Crazy Credits

The opening Paramount logo is in black and white while the rest of the film, including the closing Paramount logo, is in Technicolor.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Mystery | Romance | Thriller

Details

Release Date:

21 July 1958

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$2,479,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,486,818 (USA) (22 November 1996)

Gross:

$3,200,000 (USA)

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