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Duration: 2 hours, 8 minutes

An ex-police officer, who suffers from an intense fear of heights, is hired to prevent an old friend's wife from committing suicide. But all is not what it seems. Hitchcock's haunting, compelling masterpiece is uniquely revelatory about the director's own predilections and hang-ups, and is widely considered to be one of his masterworks.

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Sun 2 Mar 2014 13:55 BBC Two except Wales

Credits

John 'Scottie' Ferguson
James Stewart
Midge
Barbara Bel Geddes
Gavin Elster
Tom Helmore
Madeleine/Judy
Kim Novak
Official
Henry Jones
Doctor
Raymond Bailey
Hotel Manageress
Ellen Corby
Pop Leibel
Konstantin Shayne
Alfred Hitchcock
Writer
Alec Coppel
Writer
Samuel Taylor

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