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Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window (2001, original release: 1954)


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MoviesDVD/MYSTERY/REARDue 12-16-19
Published: Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios, 2001
Series: Alfred Hitchcock collection.
Edition:  Collector's edition
Description:  1 videodisc (115 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0783237391,
Language:  English

Rated PG

Based on a short story by Cornell Woolrich

Widescreen version

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954

Special features include: Rear window ethics : remembering and restoring a Hitchcock classic (55 min.), an interview with screenwriter John Michael Hayes, theatrical trailer, and other related materials. DVD-ROM features include access to the original script and other related materials

Accompanying booklet contains production notes

James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, Thelma Ritter, Raymond Burr

As a photographer with a broken leg, Stewart takes up the fine art of spying on his Greenwich Village neighbors during a summer heat wave. Things really begin to get hot when he suspects a salesman may have murdered his nagging wife and buried the body in a flower garden. He actively enlists the help of his girlfriend to investigate the highly suspicious chain of events. Events that ultimately lead to one of the most memorable and gripping endings in film history

DVD; Dolby digital

System requirements to access DVD-ROM features: PC; Windows 95 or later; DVD-ROM drive

On-screen menu allows access to English open captioning, French audio track, and Spanish subtitles

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Additional Credits:
Stewart, James, 1908-1997.
Grace, Princess of Monaco, 1929-1982.
Corey, Wendell, 1914-1968.
Ritter, Thelma.
Burr, Raymond, 1917-1993.
Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980.
Hayes, John Michael, 1919-2008.
Waxman, Franz, 1906-1967.
Woolrich, Cornell, 1903-1968.
Patron, Inc.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Universal City Studios.

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My favorite Alfred Hitchcock movie. Such a great, interesting mystery. Grace Kelly is gorgeous!

Cassidy - ISG
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