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Rear Window

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Original title
Rear Window
Running time
110 min.
United States United States
John Michael Hayes (Short Story: Cornell Woolrich)
Franz Waxman
Robert Burks
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Paramount Pictures
Mystery | Spy Film. Cult Movie
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Cornell Woolrich Adaptations
Synopsis / Plot
A professional photographer, L.B. "Jeff" Jeffries (Stewart), is obliged to stay at home because he broke a leg. Despite the company of his girlfriend (Kelly) and his nurse (Ritter), he tries to escape from boredom by looking through the window of his apartment using goggles. After a while, he starts to suspect that there has been a murder in one of the opposite apartments.
1954: 4 Nominations for Oscar: Best Director, Sound, Cinematography color, Screenplay
1954: BAFTA Awards: Nominated for Best Film
1954: New York Film Critics Circle: Best Actress (Grace Kelly)
1954: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nominated for Best Director
1954: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Drama Screenplay
1954: National Board of Review: Best Actress (Kelly)
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