TCM Presents The Birds Synopsis
The film, plus an interview with Tippi Hedren, who discusses how she got the lead role.

Movie Reviews

Gripping and dated

By zakzoah
This was my first viewing and I now understand why Tippi Hedren became a star. She and Suzanne Pleshette act circles around Rod Taylor. Hitchcock's slow-building terror is delicious. I wanted to...

Did not disapoint

By tcmmovielover62
I have enjoyed all the classic movies this year and The Birds did not disapoint. Seeing a Hitchock film on the big screen was amazing! I really love the interviews before the movie. You get such...

The Birds

By killer123
The movie was fine. The main problem was the theater. There was a glitch in the showing skipping about 10 minutes of the movie. If one had never seen the movie, they would be lost as it was the...

Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds (TCM Event Series)

By MegaReader
Great to see on the big screen with a full theater! My only complaint was that I wish they had either shown Robert Osborne's presentation and interviews at the end, or avoided showing movie clips...

Some things better left as a memory!

By materrn
I remember this movie as a child and young adult watching it anytime it was on television. Unfortunately on the Big Screen, well not so big, I found it to be boring, dry and the quality of the film...

Love Hitchcock Classics!

By Tangelo
I'd only ever seen clips of this Hitchcock classic until my husband and I went to see it last night. He doesn't like old movies (something about lack of special effects) but I talked him into this one...

See The Birds like never before

By TurboTeach
Wow. My whole family went to see this movie. I saw it as a kid and it scared the heck out of me. We own it on VHS and have seen it several times, but not like this. Big Screen, incredible sound,...

Culture...

By ernestomdo
It is such a great experience to be able to see this movie on the big screen. I was able to take my family and experience this with them. The Birds has always been one of my favorite movies and I was...

Great to see in cinema!

By Makeshift Python
Watched it on the big screen. Best thing about the whole experience was how crowded it was and that NOBODY in the audience was snickering or all that bullshit (like in that article Tux posted about...

The Birds

By manatee0913
Just as I remembered it. But, why did it abruptly end without "THE END" or credits? The audience did not know if they should leave, or if there was more to come..... The theater lights stayed off...

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Rated PG-13