PG-13 | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Orson Welles wanted the credits to appear at the end of the film so as not to distract the audience from the long (and famous) initial tracking shot. He finally got his wish with the 1998 alternate version, dubbed "the directors's cut". However, as initially ... ...
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When Susan Vargas (Janet Leigh) came into her Mirador Motel's room for the first time the shadow of a boom mic is reflected in the ceiling.
In the 111-minute restored version, there are no credits at all until the end of the film.
$70,725 (USA) (13 September 1998)
$2,237,659 (USA) (3 January 1999)
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