The Birds (1963)

Birds
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr
Genres Adaptation, Thriller, Horror
Keywords 1960s, attack, bird, black and white, man versus nature, nature, paranoia, seaside, short story, small town, survival, suspenseful
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
George Milo Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Ub Iwerks Technical Advisor (special effects) 537 12000001
Edith Head Costume Designer (Tippi Hedren) 169 13000001
Virginia Darcy Hair hairstyles 120794 13000002
Robert F Boyle Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Oskar Sala Music electronic music 120781 8000002
Lois Thurman Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000003
Robert Burks Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
George Tomasini Editor n/a 172 7000001
Remi Gassman Music electronic music 120781 8000001
Howard Smit Makeup n/a 353 13000003
Rita Riggs Wardrobe Supervisor n/a 120908 13000004
Lawrence A Hampton Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
James S Pollak Main Title Design n/a 120925 23000002
Peggy Robertson Assistant (to Alfred Hitchcock) 120820 25000001
Albert Whitlock Other pictorial design 120795 26000001
Ray Berwick Animal Trainer bird trainer 120962 20000001
Bernard Herrmann Sound sound construction 120816 14000005
Remi Gassman Sound electronic sound producer 120816 14000001
Oskar Sala Sound electronic sound producer 120816 14000002
Walden O Watson Sound sound recording 120816 14000003
William Russell Sound sound recording 120816 14000004
James H Brown Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Norman Deming Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Ruth McDevitt Actor Mrs MacGruder 1 1000008
Joe Mantell Actor Traveling Salesman 1 1000009
Doreen Lang Actor Hysterical Woman 1 1000010
Malcolm Atterbury Actor Deputy Al Malone 1 1000011
Charles McGraw Actor Sebastian Sholes 1 1000007
Ethel Griffies Actor Mrs Bundy 1 1000006
Tippi Hedren Actor Melanie Daniels 1 1000002
Jessica Tandy Actor Mrs Brenner 1 1000003
Suzanne Pleshette Actor Annie Hayworth 1 1000004
Veronica Cartwright Actor Cathy Brenner 1 1000005
Karl Swenson Actor Drunk 1 1000012
Elizabeth W Wilson Actor Helen Carter 1 1000013
Alfred Hitchcock Director n/a 2 2000001
Alfred Hitchcock Producer n/a 3 3000001
Evan Hunter Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Daphne DuMaurier From Story from short story("The Birds" in book "The Apple Tree") 120870 4000002
William Quinn Actor n/a 1 1000018
Richard Deacon Actor Man in Elevator 1 1000017
Lonny Chapman Actor Deke Carter 1 1000014
Doodles Weaver Actor Fisherman 1 1000015
John McGovern Actor Postal Clerk 1 1000016
Rodney Turt Taylor Actor Mitch Brenner 1 1000001
Synopsis
As beautiful socialite Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, she is inexplicably attacked by a seagull. Suddenly thousands of birds are flocking into town, preying on school children and residents in a terrifying series of attacks. Soon Mitch and Melanie are fighting for their lives against a deadly force that can't be explained and can't be stopped.