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The Birds vs. “The Birds”
on Tuesday, January 29, 2013
The new season of Friday Night Fright Flicks starts soon! In the meantime, the Horror Guru does an epic comparison of Alfred Hitchcock's masterpiece The Birds and British author Daphne du Maurier's original short story. Featuring passages from the short story as read by our own Blockbuster Chick!
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