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Home / Now Showing / NIGHT OF THE DEMON / THE BIRDS
UK Cut! NIGHT OF THE DEMON, 1957, Sony Repertory, 95 min. Dir. Jacques Tourneur
When psychologist John (Dana Andrews) Holden’s colleague, Professor Harrington, is mysteriously and brutally murdered, Holden denies that it’s the work of the devil…until he becomes the next target of the curse of the demon! A cult classic from director Jacques Tourneur, NIGHT OF THE DEMON is presented in its fully restored 95-minute version as seen by British audiences in 1957.
L.A. Premiere of New 4K Restoration! THE BIRDS, 1963, Universal, 119 min. Dir. Alfred Hitchcock
Director Alfred Hitchcock’s love affair with Northern California (begun in SHADOW OF A DOUBT and continued in VERTIGO) climaxed with this stunning shocker about the residents of picturesque coastal town Bodega Bay, who find themselves targeted by a murderous invasion of birds. Adapted from Daphne du Maurier’s novella. Starring Tippi Hedren, Rod Taylor, Suzanne Pleshette, Jessica Tandy and Veronica Cartwright.