PG | | Mystery, Romance, Thriller
A former police detective juggles wrestling with his personal demons and becoming obsessed with a hauntingly beautiful woman.
Midge's reference to the cantilevered brassiere is, no doubt, a reference to Howard Hughes. Another interesting tie-in is that Barbara Bel Geddes father was the industrial designer Norman Bel Geddes.
Officer on rooftop:
Give me your hand. Give me your hand.
When Scottie takes Madeleine out of the water, her shoe is off. When they have reached the pier, Madeleine has both shoes again.
The opening Paramount logo is in black and white while the rest of the film, including the closing Paramount logo, is in Technicolor.
An entirely new audio track was created for the 1996 re-release using modern recordings and mixed in DTS surround sound. New elements not present in the original film were added and several important details (such as creaky roof tiles) were omitted. This was the version used on all subsequent theatrical re-issues, home video releases and television broadcasts until 2012, when Universal made a DTS soundtrack retaining the original sound effects.
$1,486,818 (USA) (22 November 1996)
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