The Birds (1963) Poster



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Followed by 

The Birds II: Land's End (1994) (TV Movie)

Version of 

Danger: The Birds (1955) (TV Episode)

Remade as 

The Birds (TV Series)

Edited into 

Cada ver es... (1981)
Clips from this film are featured.


La Dolce Vita (1960)
Anita Ekberg's famous fountain scene is mirrored in Lydia Brenner mentioning Melanie Daniels's scandal: "She is the one who jumped into a fountain in Rome last summer, isn't she?" and "I suppose I'm old-fashioned. I know it is supposed to be very warm there, but, well, actually the newspapers say she was naked."
Lonely Are the Brave (1962)
Karl Swenson plays a loudmouth "preacher" who is kept down by one particular vice

Referenced in 

The Joey Bishop Show: My Buddy, My Buddy (1963) (TV Episode)
Joey mentions the movie in connection with the impending arrival of the stork.
Suspense Story: Nat'l Press Club Hears Hitchcock (1963) (Short)
Alfred Hitchcock talks about it in his speech.
Con el viento solano (1966)
The poster of the film is put on the wall of a little cantine.
Cop-Out (1967)
A poster for the film can be seen in the abandoned theater.
Barbarella (1968)
At one point, Barbarella is trapped in a container and attacked by birds, in a similar way to the way Melanie is attacked in the film.
Goyokin (1969)
the opening scene in the snow.
A Lizard in a Woman's Skin (1971)
The bat attack in Fulci's film is based on the bird attacks, albeit with different animals in both films.
Frogs (1972)
Bluebeard (1972)
Messiah of Evil (1973)
Scene in the movie theater echoes the scene with the crows on the jungle gym in "Birds"
Who Can Kill a Child? (1976)
Several sequences are homages to Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds (1963), for example, the image of all the children in the island's village square ready to attack Tom and Evelyn, and the final escape from the island.
The New Avengers: Cat Amongst the Pigeons (1976) (TV Episode)
They can get down the chimney! Didn't you see that film?
The Muppet Show: Bruce Forsyth (1976) (TV Episode)
Bruce Forsyth is attacked by a couple of birds and screams out, "Mr. Hitchcock! Mr. Hitchcock!"
Peppermint Soda (1977)
French poster can be seen.
Omen II: Damien (1978)
terrifying scene of a death by crow
The Dick Cavett Show: Episode dated 16 June 1978 (1978) (TV Episode)
Brian De Palma discusses his feelings about the film.
Last Embrace (1979)
the fluttering swarmimg birds in the bell tower
The Dick Cavett Show: Episode dated 15 November 1980 (1980) (TV Episode)
George Romero discusses the film's ambiguous ending.
The Falls (1980)
mentioned in dialogue
Scanners (1981)
Exploding gas station sequence
The Black Cat (1981)
The scene in which Jill enters a room and has hundreds of bats attack her is similar to a scene where Melanie Daniels is attacked by a huge group of birds in an upstairs room
Artemis 81 (1981) (TV Movie)
A swarming flock of crows flies above the couple in the opposit direction, when they are out of the car in the main road, frightening them as in Hitchcock's film.
Wacko (1982)
The Alfred Hitchcock High football team is called "The Birds."
Still of the Night (1982)
Birds seen through windows swarming outside, a bird attack, and the presence of Jessica Tandy
Coming Soon (1982) (Video)
Hitch does promotional short
The House (1983)
The Terminator (1984)
A person moves away in a vehicle towards the distant horizon after going through the hardest experiences.
Fair Game (1986)
Hitchcockian homage is paid in a scene where Jessica's front porch area is covered in lizards instead of birds.
The Stepfather (1987)
When Jerry is attacking Stephanie in the bathroom, she shouts for help and scatters a flock of birds.
Tin Men (1987)
Seen on a theatre marquee
Howling III (1987)
A poster for this can be seen over Donny's bed.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Christina Pickles/John Mendoza/Ed Gillette (1987) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by John Mendoza during his stand-up routine
Opera (1987)
A flock of birds attack a man.
Blood Sisters (1987)
Marnie mentions the film
Video Violence (1987) (Video)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Cannibal Hookers (1987)
Poster is shown in a store.
ALF: The Boy Next Door (1988) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the Tanner's charades game.
Alice (1988)
Alice is attacked by birds (shot in the same way as The Birds)
Intruder (1989)
Telephone booth scene.
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: South by Southeast (1989) (TV Episode)
Michael's producer tries to sell him the idea of Birds 2.
Mama's Family: Mama Gets Goosed (1989) (TV Episode)
When Mama gets pecked by a goose, she complains how she feels like Tippi Hedren In "The Birds"
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Episode #2.7 (1989) (TV Episode)
Referenced during 'Theater Styles'
The Rocket Boy (1989) (TV Movie)
Video seen in Mr. Wong's video store
Making of the Sports Illustrated 25th Anniversary Swimsuit Issue (1989) (TV Special)
The sight of so many birds flying around Cheryl Tiegs leads the photographer to say, "Reminds me of Tippi Hedren in a phone booth."
Ask Filmlerinin Unutulmaz Yönetmeni (1990)
Poster is seen
In the Cold of the Night (1990)
Tippi Hedren has a cameo and she freaks out when some birds go near her. Her daughter smiles and says, "Mother has this thing about birds." Too funny!
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow (as a character is attacked by a bird-like creature): "What do you think I am, Tippi Hedren? Get outta here!"
The Adventures of Dr. Bayer: Ein Rabe in Trauer (1991) (TV Episode)
Horst refers to the movie.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: It Conquered the World (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom (as a character is attacked by a bat): "Oh no! It thinks I'm Tippi Hedren."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules and the Captive Women (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow (as Hercules is attacked by a turkey): "Now he's Tippi Hedren!"
Roseanne: Halloween IV (1992) (TV Episode)
Darlene goes as Tipi Hedren in "The Birds" to a halloween party
Victim of Love (1992) (Video)
The title is mentioned.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Bride of the Monster (1993) (TV Episode)
"One nice thing about birds. They never cause anybody any trouble." Crow: Yeah, tell that to Tippi Hedren.
Animaniacs: Hitchcock Opening/Hearts of Twilight/The Boids (1993) (TV Episode)
The segment "The Boids" sees the Goodfeathers pigeons being hired as stunt birds for Hitchcock as he films this movie.
The All New Alexei Sayle Show: Episode #1.1 (1994) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during 'Psycho Ward Eleven'
Captain Planet and the Planeteers: Going Bats, Man (1994) (TV Episode)
One of the horror-films Wheeler remembers.
The Crow (1994)
Eyes gouged out by a bird (a crow no less)
The Critic: Every Doris Has Her Day (1994) (TV Episode)
a jungle gym is covered with vultures
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Dead Talk Back (1994) (TV Episode)
"She was evil." Mike: "She brought the birds here!"
The Simpsons: Itchy & Scratchy Land (1994) (TV Episode)
sanctuary shot, complete with phone booth camera angle
Eddie Izzard: Unrepeatable (1994) (Video)
Mentioned by name
King Arthur and the Knights of Justice: The Dark Side (1994) (TV Episode)
Breeze says the falcon attack is like something out of the movie.
Tales from the Crypt: You, Murderer (1995) (TV Episode)
Black birds sit on Hitchcock's skeleton.
Forget Paris (1995)
After Ellen gets the pidgeon stuck to her head, Mickey refers to her as Tippi Hedren, who stared in The Birds.
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)
In the scene near the end where all the animals storm the consulate's palace, a flock of birds flies into the room through the fireplace, just as they did in Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Night of the Blood Beast (1995) (TV Episode)
Tom (as a character hammers boards in place over a door): "There, all set in case the birds attack us."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Night of the Blood Beast (1996) (TV Episode)
Tom (as a character hammers boards in place over a door): "There, all set in case the birds attack us."
ER: Take These Broken Wings (1996) (TV Episode)
Open reference by a character
Fly Away Home (1996)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Revenge of the Creature (1997) (TV Episode)
Tom (singing): "Nickety-nackety now, now, now!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Leech Woman (1997) (TV Episode)
"Alfred Hitchcock's The Us!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Thing That Couldn't Die (1997) (TV Episode)
"I better call Mitch and see how the little Brenner girl is doing. Suzanne Pleshette from The Birds."
Resident Evil 2 (1998) (Video Game)
One of the protagnogists gets attacked by a flock of birds inside a building.
Chicago Hope: Psychodrama (1998) (TV Episode)
There is a bird in a cage
Ringu (1998)
Japanese VHS box is shown in cabin.
Lukas: Mann und Maus (1998) (TV Episode)
Ludwig mixes up this movie with Psycho.
A Simple Plan (1998)
Sports Night: Intellectual Property (1998) (TV Episode)
Casey complains that the fly in the studio makes him feel like Tippi Hedren, who plays the unfortunate Melanie Daniels in the movie.
The Sopranos: Pilot (1999) (TV Episode)
Tony says he may have dreamed about a bird because he watched this movie last week.
That '70s Show: Halloween (1999) (TV Episode)
When Kitty dreams that she is being attacked and trying to call for help while taking refuge in a phone booth, the phone booth scene is referenced when the glass starts to crack from birds flying into it while she screams.
'Bats' Abound (1999) (Video)
Sliders: To Catch a Slider (1999) (TV Episode)
There is a poster for the film in the Chandler Hotel restaurant.
Friends: The One with Joey's Fridge (2000) (TV Episode)
A promotional picture of this film with Hitchcock can be seen at Joey's fridge.
3rd Rock from the Sun: Fear and Loathing in Rutherford (2000) (TV Episode)
Harry wants to startle Tommy and Alissa with birds.
Little Nicky (2000)
A poster can be seen.
Plotting 'Family Plot' (2001) (Video)
mentioned once
Saturday Night Live: Christopher Walken/Weezer (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced on Weekend Update
Spirited Away (2001)
Emeril: Halloween (2001) (TV Episode)
Jerry mentions the film.
Saturday Night Live: Gwyneth Paltrow/Ryan Adams (2001) (TV Episode)
Title referenced on Weekend Update
Saboteur: A Closer Look (2001) (Video)
The Day the World Ended (2001) (TV Movie)
Nastassja Kinski says "How Tippi Hedren of me." in reply to being blamed for the strange things happening shortly after she has arrived in a small town, like Hedren's character in The Birds.
Universal Studios Theme Parks Adventure (2001) (Video Game)
One of Winnie Woodpecker's questions in her trivia game askes the name of Mitch's sister.
Panic Room (2002)
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius: When Pants Attack (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Jimmy's mother
Angel: Apocalypse, Nowish (2002) (TV Episode)
Sparrows and other birds begin attacking the hotel and the people in it
Zero Day (2002)
"Kind of like 'The Birds'."
Making 'Signs' (2003) (Video)
Cartoon Monsoon: Oh, Shoot!: Director's Cut (2003) (TV Episode)
Martin brought the title up to help Hugh understand his references.
Willard (2003)
American Dreams: The One (2003) (TV Episode)
Jimmy refers to the film.
The Core (2003)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: A Night at the Movies (2003) (TV Episode)
An advertisement for it can be seen on the pink flier.
The West Wing: Life on Mars (2003) (TV Episode)
"One bird is obsessed with Donna", mentions C.J.. Donna says: "I'm like Tippi Hedren around here."
Finding Nemo (2003)
Dead Like Me: Curious George (2003) (TV Episode)
Roxy tells Mason the story of a robber attacked by a parrot, comparing him to Tippi Hedren.
The Year of the Rat (2003) (Video)
Indiana Jones: Making the Trilogy (2003) (Video)
mentioned once
The 100 Greatest Scary Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
Something to Scream About (2003) (Video)
Photograph is shown.
Julie and Jack (2003)
Tippi Hedren says, "Oh, listen to those birds--they're calling me again."
Garçon stupide (2004)
famous promotional picture of Hitchcock with birds seen
The Buried Secret of M. Night Shyamalan (2004) (TV Movie)
Referenced as one of Shyamalans favorite films.
Tripping the Rift: Ghost Ship (2004) (TV Episode)
Whip is attacked by bugs and hides in a telephone booth
Do You Like Hitchcock? (2005) (TV Movie)
picture of Hitchcock with a crow
Adam's Apples (2005)
Shots of the birds as they fly towards the apple tree.
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005) (TV Movie)
The crow, when bothering Kermit the Scarecrow, says he hasn't seen The Passion, but he's seen this movie.
Batman Begins (2005)
Massive attack by flying creatures.
Corpse Bride (2005)
A shot of multiple crows looking down on Vincent is filmed as a homage to the shots of multiple birds looking down in The Birds.
Supernatural: Bugs (2005) (TV Episode)
The scene in which insects come down the chimney is like the scene in The Birds in which birds came down the chimney of the Brenner house.
Masters of Horror: John Carpenter's Cigarette Burns (2005) (TV Episode)
referenced in the end credits
49 Days (2006)
people are attacked outside by birds in a similar manner
Fight Club: Members Only (2006)
poster is on the wall of the club
EastEnders: Episode dated 10 April 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
Deano says, "It came at me. It pecked me, dad. Its eyes were pure evil. It was like a scene out of The Birds."
Arthur: The Squirrels/Fern & Persimmony Glitchet (2006) (TV Episode)
Brain mentions The Birds is coming on television. Additionally, the fictional movie 'The Squirrels' follows a similar plotline to 'The Birds'.
Desperation (2006) (TV Movie)
people are attacked by birds the same way
Halloween: 25 Years of Terror (2006) (Video)
Poster is shown.
Children of Men (2006)
The moment when Theo & Kee leave the building with the soldiers is reminiscent of when Tippi Hedren & Rod Taylor left the house among the watching birds.
Black Sheep (2006)
The principals cautiously leave Mike's house after he has been slaughtered by sheep, while the sheep are still milling around; parallels the scene where Mitch and his family are leaving their home while the birds are temporarily quiescent.
Kaw (2007)
Actor Rod Taylor in both movies with birds attacking people.
The Messengers (2007)
the crow attack on a man is tribute to the classic movie
Primeval: Episode #1.5 (2007) (TV Episode)
The scenes of the attacking flock of pterosaurs are inspired by The Birds
Strictly Background (2007)
movie still of Rod Taylor
Are We Done Yet? (2007)
When the bats come down the chimney, it is a reference of the scene in Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds when the sparrows fly down the chimney.
Rick Stein in du Maurier Country (2007) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Hack! (2007)
Mentioned in the dialogue.
Across the Universe (2007)
Telephone booth scene is referenced.
Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Crows sitting on telegraph wires before they attack humans
Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story (2007)
Example of Alfred Hitchcock's showmanship.
Fila ton vatraho sou: Episode #1.8 (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Stefanos
The Key to Reserva (2007) (Short)
At the end of the short, we can see hundred of crows around the building
Exhuming 'The Messengers' (2007) (Video)
Title referenced.
Aída: Una proposición indecente (2008) (TV Episode)
Luisma tries to recall this film at the end of the episode.
The Curse of Lizzie Borden 2: Prom Night (2008) (Video)
Poster seen
The Happening (2008)
Except for the birds, "The Happening" exhibits a similar psychological atmosphere, tense situations between characters and massive fears.
Starz Inside: Fashion in Film (2008) (TV Movie)
Still photos shown.
Minor Details (2009)
Sean lists it as one of 'Alfred Hitchcock''s movies.
The Cinema Snob: Jaws 5: Cruel Jaws (2009) (TV Episode)
"Next you'll tell me there's a Birds 2?"
The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)
Birds flying out of control everywhere.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: 17 Again/State of Play/Crank High Voltage (2009) (TV Episode)
Reviewed in Haiku form.
The Vampire Diaries: Pilot (2009) (TV Episode)
While in the cemetery, Elena meets Stefan and says she got freaked out by this bird, that it was very Hitchcock for a second there, just like in the bird movie.
The Lights (2009)
comment about "that movie where the birds attacked people"
American Pickers: Invisible Pump (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialog
Birdemic: Shock and Terror (2010)
Cited by director James Nguyen as influence.
Psych: Mr. Yin Presents (2010) (TV Episode)
Juliet stands under graffiti depicting huge crows. Lassiter mentions the film by name when they're hunting Mr. Yin.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.132 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $25,000 question
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010) (Video)
Mark Patton mentions it.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.151 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $2,000 question
Jeopardy!: 2010 Tournament of Champions Quarterfinal 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "Hitchcock Movie Quotes"
Alan Wake (2010) (Video Game)
When Barry is alone at the cabin surrounded by birds he calls Alan and says 'the birds have gone all Hitchcock on me'. This is a reference to Alfred Hitchcock's film The Birds which involves birds attacking humans.
Haven: Consumed (2010) (TV Episode)
When birds are falling from the sky and Audrey says "I've seen this movie before"
3 (2010)
Poster seen
The Virginity Hit (2010)
mentioned in dialogue
The Psycho Legacy (2010) (Video)
Mentioned in documentary
The Super Hero Squad Show: Support Your Local Sky-Father! (2010) (TV Episode)
Thor mentions Hitchcock while being attacked by Stimfallion birds
Mad: S'UP/Mouse M.D. (2010) (TV Episode)
"The Chirps" is a take on this film.
Belleville-Tokyo (2010)
French movie poster on a wall of a room of the movie theater.
Any Human Heart: Episode #1.3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Poster seen on the wall of the terraced house on Turpentine Lane.
Top 10 Shitty Shatner Movies (2010) (Short)
The movie poster is shown.
30 Rock: Operation Righteous Cowboy Lightning (2011) (TV Episode)
Robert De Niro pretapes a clip for a telethon in which he says that when the bird attacks began, people started making Hitchcock jokes
Movie Nights: Birdemic (2011) (TV Episode)
Obscurus Lupa mentions it.
Futurama: All the Presidents' Heads (2011) (TV Episode)
A Hitchcock memorial is seen, covered in crows.
Impractical Jokers: Unmotivational Speaker (2011) (TV Episode)
Sal sees some birds circling overhead at Jersey Shore and quips, "It's getting Hitchcock up here."
Jefferson Anderson: Non, je ne regrette rien (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie poster on a wall in Peter von Schnabel's home
Mad Men: Lady Lazarus (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Frankenweenie (2012)
A couple seek shelter in a phone booth, referencing a scene in Hitchcock's classic The Birds.
Raising Hope: Not Indecent, But Not Quite Decent Enough Proposal (2012) (TV Episode)
The walls of the house of Sabrina's nana, Tippi Hedron, are covered in black birds
The Girl (2012) (TV Movie)
behind the scenes and filming
666 Park Avenue: Murmurations (2012) (TV Episode)
Jane says she was "Tippi Hedren" attacked by birds
RiffTrax Live: Birdemic - Shock and Terror (2012)
Kevin mentions that Birdemic was meant to be a homage to this movie.
666 Park Avenue: A Crowd of Demons (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Hitchcock (2012)
A bird lands on Hitchcock's shoulder at the end of the film
Dark Skies (2013)
The bird attack on the Barrett's house is an explicit nod towards the infamous Alfred Hitchcock horror film.
Cougar Town: Have Love Will Travel (2013) (TV Episode)
Picture of Tippi Hedren with a bird
Birdemic 2: The Resurrection (2013)
Much of the film's plot is inspired by The Birds, and a poster for it can be seen in one scene.
The Conjuring (2013)
Deranged black birds crashing into the farmhouse.
Pretty Little Liars: Turn of the Shoe (2013) (TV Episode)
Alison's grandmother's parrot is named Tippi, after Tippi Hendren, who played Melanie in The Birds.
FanboyFlicks, Bad Movies!: What's Wrong with Signs??? (2013) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown.
Pretty Little Liars: Under the Gun (2013) (TV Episode)
The flock of ravens appearing and one crashing onto the windshield is a recreation of a scene from the movie.
Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: 500th Video - Blu-Ray Collection!! (2013) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions it. Also, DVD is shown.
A Blossoming Brilliance: An Interview with Scott Spiegel (2013) (Video)
doll in background is replica of character from film
Adjust Your Tracking (2013)
Video case is shown.
Libertaria (2013)
In Simeon's solo scene a black bird is seen in the underground sewers.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXIV (2013) (TV Episode)
Hitchcock seen feeding the crows which attack Ms. Krabbabel.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)
The scene where the mocking jays attack Katniss
The Trip to Italy (2014)
Mentioned by Rob and Steve
FanboyFlicks, Bad Movies!: Have You Seen Birdemic??? (2014) (TV Episode)
Mark mentions it. Also, poster is shown.
Missing Reel: Nature Gone Wild (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown
Divergent (2014)
The scene where a flock of crows violently pecks & claws Tris
Rio 2 (2014)
A flock of birds attacking humans
Total Riff Off: Killer Shrimp N' Friends (2014) (TV Episode)
"You don't usually think of a bird as being a killer." Kevin: "Unless you're Alfred Htichcock."
Grace of Monaco (2014)
Hitchcock mentions it a few times
Pretty Little Liars: EscApe from New York (2014) (TV Episode)
The A-Team ambush is a recreation of the swarm by birds scene from the movie.
Finding Carter: The Birds (2014) (TV Episode)
title reference
Deadly Eyes: An Interview with Lisa Langlois (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
Boogaloo and Graham (2014) (Short)
The Father references a bird attack 'like in that film' when thinking about the two chickens he gives the boys.
FanboyFlicks, Bad Movies!: How Bad Is Battlefield Earth??? (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown.
Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: Complete Blu-Ray Collection (2014) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions it. Also, DVD is shown.
Extant: A Pack of Cards (2014) (TV Episode)
The car in which Molly and Sean are in, is surrounded by birds, very similar to the Birds movie
Best of the Worst: Shakma, Python II, and Beaks: The Movie (2014) (TV Episode)
Jay, Mike and Jack mention it.
Unikal'noe pozdravlenie (2014) (Short)
DVD on the shelf (Alfred Hitchcock box-set).
Perfect Therapy 3: Dawn of the Bite (2014) (Short)
Referenced by Ned
Ein Rabe namens Poe (2014)
film is mentioned
Arrow: The Climb (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue
Matzav Ha'Uma: Episode #8.10 (2014) (TV Episode)
Orna suggests "The Birds 2"
Hollywood Mouth 2 (2014)
depiction of Alfred Hitchcock with birds.
Rude(Ish) Tube: Episode #2.5 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Alex.
Down Memory Lane with Veronica Cartwright (2015) (Video)
mentioned once
Life Is Strange (2015) (Video Game)
When Max travels back in time in Mr Jefferson session he goes back to the reference of Alfred Hitchcock as this is been spoken about if you move the camera to the right towards the window we see birds crashing into the windows. This of course this a reference to Mr Hitchcocks famous film from 1963 The Birds.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Dakota Johnson/Anthony Anderson/Mark Ronson feat. Mystikal (2015) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions the movie which starred Dakota Johnson's grandmother Tippi Hedren
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 27 February 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Adnan Virk
Someone Has to Review It!: Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) (TV Episode)
Brandon says he'd rather be watching this film
Jurassic World (2015)
The pterodactyls attack on the Jurassic World visitors is a homage to Alfred Hitchcock's thriller (filmed from bird's eye view).
Lolo (2015)
DVD box discussed as the current weed stash early in the movie.
De Palma (2015)
Mentioned once.
Night of the Wild (2015) (TV Movie)
Woman hides in old phone booth from wild animals
Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks: The Car (2015) (TV Episode)
Ryan mentions film by name.
Ominous (2015) (TV Movie)
When the birds attack
Granite Flats: The Threads That Were Spun Are Gathered (2015) (TV Episode)
Movie poster seen
Norm of the North (2016)
"Holy Hitchcock! That bird just pooped on me."
Angela Saini - Living on the Bright Side (2016) (Video)
The character re-creates a famous scene from the birds.
Jay Dyer: Hitchcock's Psycho Psyche & MK Ultra (2016) (TV Episode)
The movie is part of the discussion.
Mixxxer Show: Miro Smajda a Dominik Smutný (Terrapie) (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Milan Peroutka.
Bob's Burgers: House of 1000 Bounces (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Flash: Invincible (2016) (TV Episode)
Cisco says, "Birds. Why? It's like a Hitchcock movie in my head."
500 Questions: Episode #2.5 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "Cinema Facts" category
The Chase Australia: Episode #2.74 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Andrew O'Keefe as a possible answer to a question about the Alfred Hitchcock film that won an Academy Award® for Best Picture asked when Brett and the Chaser go head to head.
Flat Earth & Revelation 10: Whores to the Alien Agenda (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jesse.
The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
Poster is seen.
The Cinema Snob: The Buttercream Gang (2016) (TV Episode)
"The girls are stalking them like they're the fucking Birds."
24x36: A Movie About Movie Posters (2016)
Screen-print poster shown
The Real O'Neals: The Real Halloween (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Grey's Anatomy: Why Try to Change Me Now (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Honest Trailers: The Secret Life of Pets (2016) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown
Hvezdná párty: Episode #1.10 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Michaela Kuklová.
Jonathan Creek: Daemons' Roost (2016) (TV Episode)
Jonathan makes a scarecrow depicting Alfred Hitchcock with birds perched on him.
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #9.28 (2017) (TV Episode)
Subject of a question
Schitt's Creek: Rooms by the Hour (2017) (TV Episode)
David mentions the movie by name.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Cry Wilderness (2017) (TV Episode)
"Alfred Hitchcock's 'The Bird'."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Time Travelers (2017) (TV Episode)
"In case there are any birds back here, I'm not actually Tippi Hedredn, so please don't attack me, but I am flattered."
Cine Terapia: Cine Terapia - Alejandro Ramírez Rojas (2017) (TV Episode)
The doctor replaces the 'Psycho' painting that's hanging in his office's wall for another one, also inspired by Hitchcock's work: 'The Birds'. Furthermore, the movie is also mentioned during the characters' conversation about movies that don't feature any composed soundtrack.
The Ministry of Time: Con el tiempo en los talones (2017) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialgoue
Naor's Friends: Episode #4.10 (2017) (TV Episode)
Violent bird attacks
The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017)
seen on cinema marquee
The Disaster Artist (2017)
Tommy discusses Hitchcock being abusive to his actors on the set of this movie. to justify his behavior while shooting the sex scene.
The Dulvey Saga: The Dulvey Estate: The Final Chapter (2017) (TV Episode)
When ravens appear on a staircase, a character asks where Tippi Hedren is.
Woody Woodpecker (2017)
Woody mentions it, saying it's hilarious.
The Cinema Snob: Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (2017) (TV Episode)
"As they destroy props left over from The Birds..."
Saturday Night Live: Kumail Nanjiani/P!nk (2017) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during 'Women Round Table' sketch
Sky News: Sunrise: Episode dated 19 October 2017 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Tippi Hedren's interview.
Nostalgia Critic: The Mummy (2017) (2017) (TV Episode)
The Nerd upon viewing the bird attack scene - "But the film wants to rip off Hitchcock too".
Mickey Mouse: Feed the Birds (2018) (TV Episode)
The scene of the Pigeons flying into Mickey's chimney in a similar fashion.
Call the Midwife: Episode #7.3 (2018) (TV Episode)
Trixie and Christopher go to the cinema to see the film.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Creepiest True Stories Behind Movie Scenes (2018) (TV Episode)
Beak and Switch is #9.
The X-Files: Rm9sbG93ZXJz (2018) (TV Episode)
When Mulder leaves his house and drives away from the drone invasion it appears to pay homage to Hitchcock's The Birds final scene where Tippi Hedren drives off after the birds have taken over.
The Identity Club (2018) (Short)
Alfred Hitchcock holds up a stuffed bird.
Superstore: Costume Competition (2018) (TV Episode)
Mateo wears Tippi Hedren's green outfit with birds attached.
Transluminescence (2018) (Short)
The scene in which three people have their eyes pecked out is directly referencing Hitchcock's The Birds, not only in make-up design, but also in the editing.
Us (2019)
Cited by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film.
Ed Sheeran & Travis Scott: Antisocial (2019) (Video)
PopeMobile getting attacked by birds.
Corner Gas Animated: Pioneer and Deer (2019) (TV Episode)
When Wanda looks outside the gas station window and sees that the parking lot is overrun by deer, similar to scenes from The Birds, Wanda asks "Is this some kinda Hitchcock thing?"
PP Studio: 12 Years (2019) (Video)
Emphasis on birds and cats behavior.
9-1-1: Monsters (2019) (TV Episode)
Opening segment of the episode is a jokey tribute to the movie.
Feeling Peckish: The Birds - Citrus Sage Roast Chicken with Chai Couscous (TV Episode)
Cooking show with a recipe inspired by this movie

Featured in 

Telescope: A Talk with Hitchcock (1964) (TV Episode)
Various scenes are shown
The Dick Cavett Show: Alfred Hitchcock (1972) (TV Episode)
Clip shown of children fleeing from a swarm of birds
The Horror Show (1979) (TV Movie)
Clips are featured.
Marlene (1984)
Uses clip of Alfred Hitchcock's cameo
Alfred Hitchcock: The Art of Making Movies (1990) (Short)
The pre-show included a 3-D sequence based on the film.
Home Stories (1990) (Short)
Clip shown.
12 Monkeys (1995)
Featured in James' dream at the theater.
Family Portraits: Alfred Hitchcock (1995) (TV Episode)
title frame sequence shown
The Universal Story (1996) (TV Movie)
clip shown
The Making of 'Psycho' (1997) (Video)
Paulie (1998)
Reputations: Hitch: Alfred the Auteur (1999) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
Hitchcock: Shadow of a Genius (1999) (TV Movie)
All About 'The Birds' (2000) (Video)
'Torn Curtain' Rising (2000) (Video)
clip shown
At the Movies: DVD Bells & Whistles (2001) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
Blyustiteli poroka: Obratniy effekt (2001) (TV Episode)
Seen in the prologue sequence.
American Dreams: Pryor Knowledge (2002) (TV Episode)
Meg and Jimmy go to see the film at the cinema for their date.
Living Famously: Alfred Hitchcock (2003) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
'Halloween': A Cut Above the Rest (2003) (TV Movie)
Los Angeles Plays Itself (2003)
Excerpts appear in the film.
The 100 Greatest Scary Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Clips shown.
The Making of 'Fahrenheit 451' (2003) (Video)
At least one clip was included.
SexTV: On Blondes/Walter Kundzicz/The Art of Flirting (2004) (TV Episode)
Clips from film are used in this episode.
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments (2004) (TV Mini-Series)
Clips are shown.
Hollywood's Creepiest Creatures (2004) (TV Movie)
poster or clips from this movie
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments: Part I: 100-81 (2004) (TV Episode)
Number 96 on the list
Alfred Hitchcock: More Than Just a Profile (2005)
clips from the trailer
The Pervert's Guide to Cinema (2006)
excerpt in movie
Hitchcocked! (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips featured.
Interactive Film Quiz (2006) (Video Game)
Clip from trailer used
The Hitcher (2007)
The Birds is being played on the television in the motel.
Rick Stein in du Maurier Country (2007) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown
TV Land Confidential: Movies (2007) (TV Episode)
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 24 January 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips from this film are featured during the Suzanne Pleshette tribute.
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured during Robert Boyle tribute.
In the Master's Shadow: Hitchcock's Legacy (2008) (Video)
clips shown
20 to 1: Adults Only 20 to 1: Movie Monsters (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on its title characters.
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010) (TV Special)
clip shown diuring Horror montage
Svengoolie: The Birds (2010) (TV Episode)
My Soul to Take (2010)
watched on TV
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: The Terror (2010) (TV Episode)
A clip of the movie was shown when one scene from the film was compared to a scene in The Terror.
Hollywood's Top Ten: You're an Animal (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention
Zomergasten: Episode #24.2 (2011) (TV Episode)
A fragment is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Horror Movie Animals (2011) (TV Episode)
The Birds are #2.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Scream Queens (2011) (TV Episode)
Tippi Hedren takes #7
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mel Brooks (2013) (TV Special)
film clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Iconic Horror Movie Moments (2013) (TV Episode)
The Phone Booth is #8.
What Is Cinema? (2013)
Clips shown
Alfred Hitchcock: Master of Suspense (2013)
clips from the trailer
Sound of Cinema: The Music That Made the Movies: New Frontiers (2013) (TV Episode)
clips shown and title/theme music discussed
Smashing UK Top 10: Top 10 Film Directors (2013) (TV Episode)
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
Clip is presented
Pauw & Witteman: Episode #8.106 (2014) (TV Episode)
Some fragments are shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Alfred Hitchcock Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
The Birds is #5.
Cinematic Excrement: Birdemic: Five Year Anniversary Special (2014) (TV Episode)
Footage is used due to being the inspiration for the reviewed film.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Horror Movies: 1960s (2015) (TV Episode)
The Birds is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Serious Slaps in Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Evil! Evil! is #6.
TCM Guest Programmer: Mo Rocca (2015) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the co-host
WatchMojo: Top 10 Terrifying Animal Attacks in Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Birds Attack Gas Station is #2.
Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015)
Clips shown
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Night of the Lepus (2015) (TV Episode)
"This concept worked much better with The Birds."
Flat Earth & Revelation 10: Whores to the Alien Agenda (2016) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Kid-Friendly Horror Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
The Birds gets an honorable mention.
78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene (2017)
Clips shown.
The Green Fog (2017)
clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Tense Movie Scenes Without Music (2017) (TV Episode)
Attacked in the Attic gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 50 Influential Horror Films of All Time (2017) (TV Episode)
The Birds is #22.
Young Sheldon: Killer Asteroids, Oklahoma, and a Frizzy Hair Machine (2018) (TV Episode)
Sheldon watches this movie
The Image Book (2018)
Clip(s) shown.
The Venomonth Of Horrors: The Birds (1963) (2018) (TV Episode)
Topic of review.
The Kill Count: The Birds (1963) (2019) (TV Episode)
The kills of the movie are talked about and analyzed
WatchMojo: Top 10 Brutal Animal Attacks in Movies (2019) (TV Episode)
Birdageddon is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Scariest Disaster Movies (2019) (TV Episode)
The Birds is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 R-Rated Movies That Aren't Scary (2019) (TV Episode)
Clips of the movie are shown

Spoofed in 

Brewster McCloud (1970)
Unruly birds figure in various scenes.
Frogs (1972)
The Goodies: The Goodies and the Beanstalk (1973) (TV Episode)
The scenes detailing the escape from the Giant's mountain has the Goodies menaced by trained birds, and at one point an Alfred Hitchcock lookalike appears in silhouette.
The Twelve Tasks of Asterix (1976)
The birds attacking Obélix on the mountain.
High Anxiety (1977)
When Dr. Thorndyke is being chased and pooped on by pigeons, this is a parody of several scenes in "The Birds" in which birds attack various citizens.
Saturday Night Live: Rod Stewart (1981) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in 'The Clams'
Saturday Night Live: Olivia Newton-John (1982) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in 'The Clams'
Saturday Night Live: Bruce Dern/Leon Redbone (1983) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as 'The Clams'
Pee-wee's Playhouse: Stolen Apples (1986) (TV Episode)
the connect-the-dots scene, where Pee-wee drives a tractor on a farm, shows Pee-wee getting attacked by a flock of chicks
Thirtysomething: South by Southeast (1988) (TV Episode)
Parodied in a dream sequence
The Simpsons: A Streetcar Named Marge (1992) (TV Episode)
When Homer goes in the day care center to pick up Maggie, the babies are all staring.
Rocko's Modern Life: Bye, Bye Birdie/Belch of Destiny (1995) (TV Episode)
Opening shot of "Bye, Bye Birdie" parodies the birds on a telephone wire scene.
Life with Louie: Buzz Stop (1996) (TV Episode)
Bees swarm around a school, perched on the equipment, and the teacher is trapped in a phone booth, just like what happens in this movie
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 111 (1998) (TV Episode)
Ryan's quirk in Party Quirks is The Many Films of Alfred Hitchcock and this is one of them.
Just Shoot Me!: Slow Donnie (1999) (TV Episode)
Parakeets surround Nina in her office, peck on the phone wires and attack her.
Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money (1999) (Video)
bats attack woman in elevator the same way Tippi Hedren was attacked by birds in the loft
That '70s Show: Too Old to Trick or Treat, Too Young to Die (2000) (TV Episode)
The neighbor's blackbirds attack Kitty, and all of a sudden there is a phonebooth in her living room.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XI (2000) (TV Episode)
The scene of The Simpsons walking through the street with hundreds of dolphins perched everywhere including telephone wires spoofs this film where the same thing was done with birds.
Ed, Edd n Eddy: It Came from Outer Ed/3 Squares and an Ed (2001) (TV Episode)
A Murder of Crows descend on Peach Creek in a similar fashion to the film
Big Train: Episode #2.1 (2002) (TV Episode)
A sketch is a fake film called "Alfred Hitchcock's The Working Class" spoofs this movie but replaces birds with working class men.
Big Train: Episode #2.2 (2002) (TV Episode)
Sketch features an Hitchcock film called "The Working Class" that spoofs various scenes from the film and uses flocks of working class men instead of birds.
Locos por el cine (2003) (Short)
The main character does a fun imitation of a scene of this film
Finding Nemo (2003)
Chick Flick: The Miracle Mike Story (2003)
Parody movie poster shown in the film of "The BIrd."
The Girl Next Door (2004)
The triple take of Hugo Posh standing by the parrot, and how the parrot attacks Emile Hirsch.
The Brothers Grimm (2005)
Cavaldi detects a lot of crows behind him on a tree; this reminds the famous scene from "The Birds" in which the crows are behind Melanie outside the school
Pushing Daisies: Pigeon (2007) (TV Episode)
A dead bird falls from the sky and Ned responds to this with "It's raining dead birds."
Pushing Daisies: Bitter Sweets (2007) (TV Episode)
In Dilly's past, she was going to Bodega Bay, the setting for the movie, and her eyes were attacked by seagulls the same manner as the title characters did in this Hitchcock classic.
Saturday Night Live: Drew Barrymore/Regina Spektor (2009) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in Al Fresco with Fran and Phil
The Big Year (2011)
A woman is attacked by seagulls; Bostick then turns to the camera and cracks, "Hitchcockian!"
30-Second Bunny Theatre: The Birds (2011) (TV Episode)
Short animated Re-enactment/Parody of this film with bunnies
Rejected Pitches: The Birds (2012) (TV Episode)
Screenplay discussed
Pretty Little Liars: Under the Gun (2013) (TV Episode)
Flocking birds, birds hitting the window, 1960's vehicles, etc.
Raising Hope: Murder, She Hoped (2013) (TV Episode)
parody scene
Suburgatory: The Birds and the Biederman (2014) (TV Episode)
Black and white scene where Sheila is attacked by a hummingbird
Robot Chicken: El Skeletorito (2014) (TV Episode)
Parody skit
Bob's Burgers: Dawn of the Peck (2014) (TV Episode)
The turkeys' first attack
Albatross (2015)
The war between birds and men in the Hitchcock epic Thriller, appears lightly but increasingly in a number of scenes through out the movie, in a comedic yet simultaneously serious manner.
Blokbaster (2017)
Title is referenced
Milo Murphy's Law: A Clockwork Origin/Perchance to Sleepwalk (2017) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in "Perchance to Sleepwalk," when the blackbirds congregate
South Park: The Scoots (2018) (TV Episode)
Title/Mr. Mackey is attacked by an increasing number of scooters.
The Red Green Show: The Suits (TV Episode)
When Bill is seen lying on the ground covered in little planes.

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