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The Birds(1963)

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Trivia

  • Tippi Hedren was actually cut in the face by a bird in one of the shots.
  • There is no musical score for the film.
  • at the start of the film walking two dogs past the pet shop (the dogs were actually his own).
  • Hitchcock tried to hire Joseph Stefano (writer of Psycho (1960)) to write the script, but he wasn't interested in the story. The final screenplay (from a Daphne Du Maurier story) was written by Evan Hunter, best known to detective story fans under his pen name "Ed McBain".
  • Hitchcock spotted Tippi Hedren in a diet drink commercial.

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  • Holz (2008-04-04)

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    Tippi Hedren (Melanie Daniels) drives an Aston Martin DB2/4 Drophead Coupe (1953 - 1955). This was the predecessor to the car used by "James Bond" in "Goldfinger" and "Thunderball" which was an Aston Martin DB 5.

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