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George Clooney has been tipped to play the lead role in a remake of Alfred Hitchcock's horror classic The Birds. The original 1963 movie, which starred Rod Taylor and Tippi Hedren, was based on a Daphne Du Maurier story about a small Californian town where birds suddenly start attacking people. Taylor has said that he is sceptical about movie remakes but would be happy to see Clooney take over his role as lawyer Mitch Brenner. "I often cringe when I hear mention (more) »

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