FILM : Obsession (1976)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Obsession (1976) 1976 Cliff Robertson, Genevieve Bujold, John Lithgow Florence, Siena, Italy. New Orleans, Louisiana, Long Beach, California, USA.
Director : Brian de Palma   Production Company : Columbia Pictures Corporation, Yellowbird Productions  Region : ITALY,N. AMERICA

Wealthy landowner loses his wife and daughter in a kidnapping but finds his wife's double in Italy over whom to obsess. A great Vertigo homage. SJ

Many thanks to Movie Tourist who identified some of the harder locations here.

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Obsession [DVD] [1976]

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Obsession (1976) - The home of Robertson in New Orleans. Colonel Short's Villa, 1448 Fourth Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Obsession (1976)

obsession001. The home of Robertson in New Orleans. Colonel Short's Villa, 1448 Fourth Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Obsession (1976) - Robertson on board to pay a ransom.
Obsession (1976)

obsession002. Robertson on board to pay a ransom.

Obsession (1976) - The drop-off for the payment. This looked ripe for demolishment even then and has been. Bermuda Street Wharf.
Obsession (1976)

obsession003. The drop-off for the payment. This looked ripe for demolishment even then and has been. Bermuda Street Wharf.

Obsession (1976) - Robertson and Lithgow contemplate the former's family loss. Henry Ford Bridge, Long Beach, California. The original bridge has since been replaced.
Obsession (1976)

obsession004. Robertson and Lithgow contemplate the former's family loss. Henry Ford Bridge, Long Beach, California. The original bridge has since been replaced.

Obsession (1976) - Robertson sets up a memorial on valuable real estate. Pontchartrain Park, New Orleans.
Obsession (1976)

obsession005. Robertson sets up a memorial on valuable real estate. Pontchartrain Park, New Orleans.

Obsession (1976) - And it is rather extravagent.
Obsession (1976)

obsession006. And it is rather extravagent.

Obsession (1976) - Robertson's office in downtown New Orleans. One Shell Square, 701 Poydras Street.
Obsession (1976)

obsession007. Robertson's office in downtown New Orleans. One Shell Square, 701 Poydras Street.

Obsession (1976) - The action switches to Florence on a business trip. Piazzale dei Uffizi.
Obsession (1976)

obsession008. The action switches to Florence on a business trip. Piazzale dei Uffizi.

Obsession (1976) - Lithgow and Robertson bid farewell in front of the Ponte Vecchio by Lungarno degli Archibusieri.
Obsession (1976)

obsession009. Lithgow and Robertson bid farewell in front of the Ponte Vecchio by Lungarno degli Archibusieri.

Obsession (1976) - Robertson revisits his favourite church in Florence with Lithgow.
Obsession (1976)

obsession010. Robertson revisits his favourite church in Florence with Lithgow.

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