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The birds [videorecording] / Universal Pictures ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; produced and directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

The birds

Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980 (Added Author).
Hedren, Tippi. (Added Author).
Taylor, Rod, 1929- (Added Author).
Tandy, Jessica. (Added Author).
Du Maurier, Daphne, 1907-1989 (Added Author).

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Madison Square DVD Birds (Text) 31307021320413 Movies Available -
Main DVD Birds (Text) 31307021320397 Movies Checked out 09/20/2019
Ottawa Hills DVD Birds (Text) 31307021320421 Movies Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on a story by Daphne Du Maurier.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
Features: deleted scene, the original ending, storyboard sequence, Tippi Hedren's screen test, "The birds" is coming, Suspense story : National Press Club hears Hitchcock, production photographs, and more.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tippi Hedren, Rod Taylor, Jessica Tandy, Suzanne Pleshette, Veronica Cartwright.
Summary, etc.:
The residents of Bodega Bay are inexplicably attacked by hundreds of birds of all shapes and sizes.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital stereo.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English or French.
Subject: Birds > Drama.
Animal attacks > Drama.
Du Maurier, Daphne, 1907-1989 > Film adaptations.
Genre: Horror films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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