Movie Quote of the Day – Vertigo, 1958 (dir. Alfred Hitchcock)
Scottie: What’s this doohickey?
Midge: It’s a brassiere! You know about those things, you’re a big boy now.
Scottie: I’ve never run across one like that.
Midge: It’s brand new. Revolutionary up-lift: No shoulder straps, no back straps, but it does everything a brassiere should do. Works on the principle of the cantilevered bridge.
Scottie: It does?
Midge: An aircraft engineer down in the peninsula designed it; he worked it out in his spare time.
Scottie: Kind of a hobby, a do-it-yourself kind of thing!
Posted on April 8, 2012, in Movie Quote of the Day and tagged 1958, Alec Coppel, Alfred Hitchcock, Barbara Bel Geddes, James Stewart, Jimmy Stewart, Maxwell Anderson, Pierre Boileau, Samuel A. Taylor, Thomas Narcejac, Vertigo. Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.