Weird that this is what went in the history books as the ultimate Hitchcock. Don’t get me wrong, it’s a good piece of work, but it’s a far cry from, say Lifeboat or Rear Window, just to pull a couple of titles at random-ish.
I was worried that when I finally got to the The Classics™, I’d find that they were the typical popular movies! Thankfully, this was before cinema was killed. Not only that, but Vertigo is bathed in the most glorious celluloid beauty the likes of which we haven’t seen since The Trouble With Harry. See for yourselves: