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Filming began with Jeffrey Hunter in the lead, but a serious case of hepatitis caused him to be replaced with George Nader after one day of shooting. See more »

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'Vertigo' and 'Alfred Hitchcock Presents'
19 September 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Having achieved success in writing the episode, 'Together', in the 'Alfred Hitchcock Presents' series on the 12th January 1958, and then contributing to the 'Vertigo' script, Alec Coppel continued to sustain himself in this film which only had research value rather than entertainment.


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