10/28/2010 08:39 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

A Hitchcock Fan's Guide To California

Alfred Hitchcock always preferred Northern California to Hollywood; he shot some of his most accomplished films within a 90-mile radius of San Francisco. From the ominous ocean vistas used for The Birds to his grand tour of moods in Vertigo, Hitchcock found a palette for his every vision.

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