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Tippi Hedren and Hitchcock's The Birds

I can’t visit Bodega Bay without driving a few miles inland to the hamlet of Bodega, most famous for the filming of Hitchcock’s The Birds… 200 more words

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Marnie (1964) Review

I’ve participated in the hugely ambitious Alfred Hitchcock Blogathon being run by Rob of MovieRob & Zoe of The Sporadic Chronicles Of A Beginner Blogger… 29 more words

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The Birds Of Frederick, Oklahoma

In the classic 1963 Alfred Hitchcock movie “The Birds,” a flock of winged creatures attack residents of a small town in California.
As documented by Hitchcock biographer Patrick McGilligan, the filmmaker hired an animator and photographic expert who had been affiliated with Walt Disney since the early 1920’s to assist with the creation of the memorable scene in which birds ominously amass in a downtown area before they attack a woman played by Tippi Hedren, who is in a phone booth. 455 more words

On location in Bodega Bay – Hitchcock’s The Birds (1963)

Inspired by the Hitchcock Blogathon hosted by Rob and Zoe, I asked my friend Vince who has contributed several classic posts in the past, including…

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It seems that everyone wants a slice of the Hitchcock cake this year. Two movies have been released about this mysterious director. Sienna Miller played Tippi Hedren in The Girl and Scarlet Johanson played Janet Leigh in Hitchcock. 294 more words

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THE BIRDS. 1963. DIRECTED BY ALFRED HITCHCOCK. STARRING TIPPI HEDREN, ROD TAYLOR, JESSICA TANDY, VERONICA CARTWRIGHT AND SUZANNE PLESHETTE. REVIEW BY SANDRA HARRIS. ©

THE BIRDS. 1963. DIRECTED BY ALFRED HITCHCOCK. STARRING TIPPI HEDREN, ROD TAYLOR, JESSICA TANDY, VERONICA CARTWRIGHT AND SUZANNE PLESHETTE. REVIEW BY SANDRA HARRIS. ©

This film is rightly considered to be one of Hitch’s masterpieces alongside such films as VERTIGO and PSYCHO. 763 more words

Tippi Hedren

Astute, long-time readers of this blog may know that I have taken a liking to the show Cougar Town, which sounds about as far from the viewing habits of a 20-something male as possible. 585 more words