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Limited Editions Club: The Birds by Aristophanes (1959)

The Birds by Aristophanes (1959)
LEC #304/28th Series V. 1 in 1959
Artwork: Illustrations by Marian Parry
Introduced and translated by Dudley Fitts

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Retro Review: The Birds (1963)

I dug this one out of the vaults on request! Hope you enjoy it!

Alfred Hitchcock is a name that is synonymous with horror and thriller films, especially during the 50’s and early 60’s. 690 more words


Rita Riggs Dies: Hitchcock, 'All In The Family' Costumer Was 86

Costume designer Rita Riggs, who sewed stuffed crows onto Tippi Hedren’s iconic green dress for Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds and made sure that Archie Bunker’s single pair of trousers stayed mended through a seven-year stretch of… 289 more words

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"The Birds" Filming Locations

Good evening, ladies and gentlemen,

… I know, it’s morning, but read that in an Alfred Hitchcock voice and it works a little better.

From San Francisco, where this particular movie actually started out, we head north to see  511 more words

Worth Exploring

Old Bats or Old Crows...

Today I went with my aunt to visit a couple of residential homes for my grandma.

In one of the places we were shown, without warning, the manager opened a door onto a large lounge where about twenty or twenty-five elderly men and women were sitting in a semi-circle around a small television in the corner of the room. 74 more words


I Blame Alfred Hitchcock

I remember as a child watching ‘The Birds’ by Alfred Hitchcock on television. It was one of the scariest movies I had seen in my life up to that point.  541 more words

Weird Stuff

No.31 How to stop a gunfight...

Exact quote is : ” More coffee Ben?  No thanks.” It’s from Alfred Hitchcock Presents  “Triggers  on Leash” Season 1  Episode 3. Released on October 16th, 1955. 508 more words