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Casting-Couch Tactics Plagued Hollywood Long Before Harvey Weinstein

Whether producing “The Artist,” “Shakespeare in Love” or “The English Patient,” Queens-born serial predator Harvey Weinstein has always had a knack for making powerful period pictures. 1,601 more words


EFC II #198 - The Birds (1963)

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#198 – The Birds (1963)
Dir. Alfred Hitchcock
Starring: Tippi Hedren, Rod Taylor, Jessica Tandy, Suzanne Pleshette, Veronica Cartwright, Ethel Griffies… 48 more words

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31 scary movie moments - 8) The Birds (1963) attack the students

Hitchcock’s chiller is a real bummer if you don’t like birds. Perhaps avoid this one, yeah? There’s lots of really creepy and uncomfortable moments, including the director’s abuse of his lead actress Tippi Hedren by throwing real birds directly at her and having them tied onto her to peck her. 61 more words

The Birds (1963)

The Birds (1963)

Country:  USA

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Main Stars: Rod Taylor, Tippi Hedren, Jessica Tandy, Suzanne Pleshette

Storyline: A wealthy young woman chases a man to a small Northern California town where the birds start to attack people for no known reason. 299 more words

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Interview with Tippi Hedren: Saving animals is for 'The Birds' star [classic article]

As first seen on Bankrate.com

Tippi Hedren got her start in films as the star of Hitchcock’s 1963 classic “The Birds” and since has appeared in more than two dozen films and three dozen TV shows. 1,319 more words