Video/Film , DVD in English , French

Alfred Hitchcock's Rear window

a Paramount Pictures release ; produced by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
  • Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures, ©2001.
  • Collector's ed., widescreen version.
  • 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD (NTSC region 1); Dolby digital.
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Credits
  • Director of photography, Robert Burks ; editor, George Tomasini ; music, Franz Waxman ; art direction, Joseph MacMillian Johnson, Hal Pereira ; costume designer, Edith Head.
Performers
  • Cast: James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, Thelma Ritter, Raymond Burr.
Subjects
Series
Summary
  • 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.
Other information
  • Based on a short story "Rear window" by Cornell Woolrich.
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954.
  • Accompanying booklet contains production notes.
  • Special features: an original documentary, Rear window ethics: remembering and restoring a Hitchcock classic ; featurette: "A conversation with screenwriter John Michael Hayes"; production photographs; theatrical trailer; re-release trailer narrated by James Stewart; the script; DVD-ROM features include access to the original script and other related materials.
  • MPAA rating: PG.
  • Language: English or optional French (dubbed) dialogue, optional Spanish or English subtitles.
  • Language: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
  • FRIEDHEIM: OASIS DVD
Publisher's number
  • 20395 Universal Studios
ISBN
  • 0783237391
  • 9991196633
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 025192039522
  • OCLC: 46397587