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Birdemic: Shock and Terror (2010)

Not Rated | | Horror, Romance, Thriller | 27 February 2010 (USA)
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Birdemic: Shock and Terror is a movie starring Alan Bagh, Whitney Moore, and Tippi Hedren. A horde of mutated birds descends upon the quiet town of Half Moon Bay, California. With the death toll rising, Two citizens manage to fight back, but will they survive Birdemic?

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... Rod
... Nathalie
... Julie McNeal (archive footage) (as Ms. Tippi Hedren)
Janae Caster ... Susan
Colton Osborne ... Tony
Adam Sessa ... Ramsey
... Becky
... Nat's Mom (as Patsy vanEttinger)
Damien Carter ... Nightclub Singer
... Dr. Jones
... Tree Hugger
... Rick
Mona Lisa Moon ... Mai
Joe Teixeira ... Cowboy
John Grant ... Dylan
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A horde of mutated birds descends upon the quiet town of Half Moon Bay, California. With the death toll rising, Two citizens manage to fight back, but will they survive Birdemic?

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When advertising for the movie, the movie title was painted onto the side of a lorry. It was initially spelt wrong, it read "Bidremic" See more »

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The Birdemic is supposed to be all birds attacking everyone. When the group is having a picnic there are some birds in the background doing nothing. See more »

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RodWaitress: [first lines]
Rod: Hi.
Waitress: Hi.
Waitress: Here's the menu.
Rod: Thank you.
Waitress: I'll be right back with you.
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"Ms. Tippi Hedren .... Footage from Julie and Jack" See more »

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The Start of Something New
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really awful, but strangely entertaining
1 March 2011 | by See all my reviews

Given that "Birdemic" has been blasted by many critics, I think I should say something positive about it to start off with. The scenery of Half Moon Bay is agreeable, for one thing, and Ms. Moore has at least a modicum of charisma; also, anyone who appreciates a stylish blue hybrid Mustang rolling along in a stately manner gets to savor that very sight in many lingering shots. All positive aspects of this film.

Less positive aspects of this film are legion, so much so that I'm reminded of my wish that IMDb.com would allow a vote on a scale from 1 to 100 rather than 1 to 10 (in which case "Birdemic" would rate at least a 3 out of 100 for the reasons mentioned, and perhaps a 4 for meaning well (though the message about global warming comes across in a preachy and ham-handed manner)). Still, something about the profoundly amateurish quality of this film makes it feel a little unfair to rate it at all ~ in much the same way that it would feel wrong to grade a term paper on the basis of some rough notes jotted down before writing the paper rather than the paper itself. This film very much reminds me of a rough draft ~ a sort of rough visualization of what the film would have been if the producer had more resources at his disposal (thus making the upcoming larger-budget sequel all the more intriguing).

Yet, I wonder if this film might have been less entertaining if it were better made. If it featured better sound, editing, writing, acting, direction and special effects, it might just be a forgettable homage to "The Birds"; its very flaws elevate (or should I say depress?) it to a special level otherwise occupied by a few special films like "The Room" and "Manos: the Hands of Fate" ~ the legendary realm of films that are so bad they're good. So, giving it the benefit of the doubt as a real film and not just a rough draft, I tender my vote of 1 out of 10 and hope that other fans of this film will also give it an appropriately low vote and insure its rightful place on the Bottom 100 (once it gathers the requisite number of votes).


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