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The Resource The birds, Universal Pictures ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording DVD)

The birds, Universal Pictures ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The birds
Title
The birds
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
Alfred Hitchcock's the birds
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, the small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds
Cataloging source
CUZ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks; editor, George Tomasini
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA: Rated PG-13
Language note
In English with optional soundtrack in French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Rod Taylor, Jessica Tandy, Suzanne Pleshette, Tippi Hedren
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1930-2015,
  • 1937-2008
  • 1907-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Taylor, Rod
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Pleshette, Suzanne
  • Hedren, Tippi
  • Du Maurier, Daphne
  • Universal Pictures Company
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Birds
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The birds, Universal Pictures ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Based on a story by Daphne Du Maurier
  • Special features: All about The birds, deleted scene, the original ending, Storyboard sequence, Tippi Hedren's screen test, The birds is coming (Universal International newsreel)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr.)
Isbn
9780783240237
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192365508
  • 025192027529
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20275
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm43793579
  • 369124
  • (OCoLC)43793579
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The birds, Universal Pictures ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Based on a story by Daphne Du Maurier
  • Special features: All about The birds, deleted scene, the original ending, Storyboard sequence, Tippi Hedren's screen test, The birds is coming (Universal International newsreel)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr.)
Isbn
9780783240237
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192365508
  • 025192027529
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20275
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm43793579
  • 369124
  • (OCoLC)43793579
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
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