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The Birds (1963)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $11,403,529Details
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
96% - Certified Fresh
83% - Upright

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 28th, 1963 (Wide) by Universal
September 19th, 2012 (Special Engagement) by NCM Fathom
Running Time: 119 minutes
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Keywords: Disaster, Directing Yourself, Animals Gone Bad, Animal Lead
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Universal Pictures
Production Countries: United States


   Mitch Brenner
   Melanie Daniels
Suzanne Pleshette    Annie Hayworth
Jessica Tandy    Lydia Brenner
Veronica Cartwright    Cathy Brenner
Alfred Hitchcock    Man walking dogs out of pet shop

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Alfred Hitchcock
Screenwriter    Evan Hunter
Based on the story 'The Birds'    Daphne du Maurier
Cinematographer    Robert Burks
Editor    George Tomashini

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