Movie Trailer for Vertigo (1958) starring James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore directed by Alfred Hitchcock Movie Review

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Trailer for Vertigo

In "Vertigo" James Stewart plays Detective John 'Scotty' Ferguson who having nearly fallen to his death whilst on a roof top chase develops a case of acrophobia which leads him to quit the force as he can no longer climb stairs. But he is contacted by an old friend Gavin Elster (Tom Helmore) who asks him to tail his wife Madeleine (Kim Novak) because he fears for her life after she starts behaving strangely, not remembering anything she does during the day. Reluctantly John agrees and after days of following Madeleine he falls for her and after they meet it seems his feelings are reciprocated. But when Madeleine plummets to her death from a church tower, John is unable to save her due to his fear of heights crippling him. Struck by Guilt John suffers a mental breakdown but one day he meets Judy Barton (Novak), who is the spitting image of Madeleine ... Read Review