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    The Birds (Universal, 1963). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Only a master of suspense like Alfred Hitchcock could take something so sweet and charming, like the birds we see outside our window every single day, and turn them into something absolutely terrifying. Loosely based on the short story of the same name by Daphne du Maurier, the movie is more frightening for the lack of any explanation regarding the birds' attack. Widely regarded as one of Hitchcock's best films, The Birds boasts an exceptional cast (including Tippi Hedren, Rod Taylor, and Jessica Tandy), haunting audio effects (electronically enhanced bird noises are used in place of a traditional soundtrack), and top-notch direction. The result is a modern classic. The poster offered here had some minor fold wear, rendered virtually unnoticeable by professional restoration, making this a "must have" for any Hitchcock aficionado. Very Fine on Linen.

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