Rear Window (1954)

Rear Window (1954)

PG Mystery, Thriller 1h 52mins

Through his rear window and the eye of his powerful camera he watched a great city tell on itself, expose its cheating ways...and Murder!

Overview

Professional photographer L.B. "Jeff" Jefferies breaks his leg while getting an action shot at an auto race. Confined to his New York apartment, he spends his time looking out of the rear window observing the neighbors. He begins to suspect that a man across the courtyard may have murdered his wife. Jeff enlists the help of his high society fashion-consultant girlfriend Lisa Freemont and his visiting nurse Stella to investigate.

Directors

Alfred Hitchcock

Stars

James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, Thelma Ritter

Writers

John Michael Hayes, Cornell Woolrich

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