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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
Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
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
Member of
Awards note
Golden Globes, 1964: Most Promising Newcomer - Female (Tippi Hedren).
Cataloging source
CUZ
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Birds (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks; editor, George Tomasini ; costumer, Edith Head
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • In English with optional soundtrack in French
  • Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.H6
  • PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
  • B5 2000
  • B57 2000
NLM call number
DVD BIR
PerformerNote
Rod Taylor, Jessica Tandy, Suzanne Pleshette, Tippi Hedren, Veronica Cartwright, Ethel Griffies, Charles McGraw, Ruth McDevitt
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1926-2005
  • 1930-2015
  • 1937-2008
  • 1878-1975
  • 1914-1980
  • 1895-1976
  • 1907-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Hunter, Evan
  • Hedren, Tippi
  • Taylor, Rod
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Pleshette, Suzanne
  • Cartwright, Veronica
  • Griffies, Ethel
  • McGraw, Charles
  • McDevitt, Ruth
  • Burks, Robert
  • Tomasini, George
  • Head, Edith
  • Du Maurier, Daphne
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
120
Series statement
The Alfred Hitchcock collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal attacks
  • Birds
  • Animal attacks
  • Birds
  • California
Technique
live action
Label
The birds, Universal Pictures ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Based on a story by Daphne Du Maurier
  • Special features include: All about The birds ; deleted scene ; the original ending ; Storyboard sequence ; Tippi Hedren's screen test ; The birds is coming (Universal International newsreel) ; Suspense story (Universal International newsreel) ; production photographs ; production notes ; cast and filmmakers ; theatrical trailer ; Universal Web link
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
  • Collector's edition.
  • Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781417059164
Lccn
43793579
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192027529
  • 2519202752
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20275
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3453363
  • (OCoLC)43793579
  • (OCoLC)ocm43793579
  • 2818420
  • 3453363
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The birds, Universal Pictures ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • Based on a story by Daphne Du Maurier
  • Special features include: All about The birds ; deleted scene ; the original ending ; Storyboard sequence ; Tippi Hedren's screen test ; The birds is coming (Universal International newsreel) ; Suspense story (Universal International newsreel) ; production photographs ; production notes ; cast and filmmakers ; theatrical trailer ; Universal Web link
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
  • Collector's edition.
  • Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781417059164
Lccn
43793579
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192027529
  • 2519202752
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20275
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3453363
  • (OCoLC)43793579
  • (OCoLC)ocm43793579
  • 2818420
  • 3453363
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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