Now go outside and look at the sky.
San Francisco often feels like one big movie set with all the breathtaking views and a plethora of beautiful buildings. Hitchcock was one of the first big hollywood directors to take full advantage of this city in Vertigo.
There are actually several sites that try to compare the San Francisco of Hitchcock's 1958 movie with the present. Vertigo Then And Now is the one with the best side-by-side comparisons, while Vertigo Virtual Tour.
Check out the streets filled with those cool cars from the 50s!