Top 3 Vertigo Movie Details

While searching the internet for Vertigo movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

Lens Bokeh in the movie Vertigo (1958) are shaped like concentric circles.
Lens Bokeh in the movie Vertigo (1958) are shaped like concentric circles.
James Stewart's character isn't as obsessed with Madeline as the movie infers, but instead obsessed with obtaining control over a girl and projecting his desires onto her - hence the neutral grey outfit he makes her wear.
James Stewart's character isn't as obsessed with Madeline as the movie infers, but instead obsessed with obtaining control over a girl and projecting his desires onto her - hence the neutral grey outfit he makes her wear.

Hidden Details

Vertigo poster
Vertigo poster

Vertigo Plot: A former police detective juggles wrestling with his personal demons and becoming obsessed with a hauntingly beautiful woman.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Vertigo, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Vertigo and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Director Alfred Hitchcock
Main Actors James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore
IMDB score 8.3