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The Resource The Birds, Universal Pictures presents ; Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

The Birds, Universal Pictures presents ; Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Label
The Birds
Title
The Birds
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents ; Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Melanie Daniels is a beautiful blonde who arrives in Bodega Bay in pursuit of the handsome and eligible Mitch Brenner. But love is not the only thing in the air when thousands of birds descend upon the town, attacking and terrorizing its residents. Soon Melanie and Mitch are fighting for their lives against a deadly, unexplainable force in this spine-tingling portrait of nature at its most powerful and ruthless
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; editor, George Tomasini ; sound consultant, Bernard Herrmann
Intended audience
Audience: MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English; English and French language soundtracks with optional English subtitles for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Rod Taylor, Tippi Hedren, Jessica Tandy, Suzanne Pleshette, Veronica Cartwright
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1937-2008
  • 1929-
  • 1926-2005
  • 1899-1980
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cartwright, Veronica
  • Hedren, Tippi
  • Pleshette, Suzanne
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Taylor, Rod
  • Hunter, Evan
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
119
Series statement
Alfred Hitchcock collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Birds, Universal Pictures presents ; Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on a story by Daphne Du Maurier
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a209606
  • (OCoLC)71522075
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 2.0; aspect ratio: 1.85:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Birds, Universal Pictures presents ; Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Based on a story by Daphne Du Maurier
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a209606
  • (OCoLC)71522075
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 2.0; aspect ratio: 1.85:1
Video recording format
DVD

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