About

A wheelchair-bound photographer spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder.

8.5
7,448
Directed by

Alfred Hitchcock

Written by

Cornell Woolrich (Author)
John Michael Hayes (Screenplay)

Runtime

112 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

It only takes one witness to spoil the perfect crime.

Cast

Keywords

nurse neighbor voyeurism whodunit photographer girlfriend salesman suspicion of murder convalescence homebound missing wife suspicious behavior flower bed visiting nurse

Photos

Lists

#51 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#41 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#48 on AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies – 10th Anniversary Edition AFI

#103 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Sound, Recording

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay John Michael Hayes

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography, Color Robert Burks

Oscar nomination for Best Director Alfred Hitchcock