A retired San Francisco detective suffering from acrophobia investigates the strange activities of an old friend's wife, all the while becoming dangerously obsessed with her.
- Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
- Studio: Paramount, Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions
- Keyword: san francisco, california, detective, sense of guilt, bachelor, obsession, love of one's life, vertigo, museum, necklace, grave, plan, painting, film noir, psychological thriller, fear of heights
- Cast: James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore, Henry Jones, Raymond Bailey