The Birds

Retro Audio
Narrated by: Herbert Marshall
Length: 52 mins
Categories: Radio & TV, British
4.5 out of 5 stars (7 ratings)

$14.95/month after 30 days. Cancel anytime.

OR
In Cart

Publisher's Summary

A classic radio version of 'The Birds' which actually predates the Hitchcock film by 10 years! It is a classic horror adventure which is more faithful to the original Daphne Du Maurier novel. One of the classic radio Theatre productions you will want to listen to over and over again!
Public Domain (P)2008 Entain8

What members say

Average Customer Ratings

Overall

  • 4.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    4
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    1
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Performance

  • 4.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    3
  • 4 Stars
    3
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Story

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    2
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    1
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Reviews - Please select the tabs below to change the source of reviews.

Sort by:
Filter by:
  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars

The Birds in High Volume

Would you say that listening to this book was time well-spent? Why or why not?

For the original it runs familiar. Stops abruptly. Very loud, but its a radio performance so that's to be expected. Interesting, since I can only compare it to the

What was the most interesting aspect of this story? The least interesting?

No.

Have you listened to any of Herbert Marshall’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

No.

If this book were a movie would you go see it?

Movie has already been made. The Birds.

Any additional comments?

Wish they had more old radio program performances.