Will Melanie recover from her shock and marry Mitch and settle down to live happily ever after? Will the whole family be killed on their way out of town? If so. Mitch and Melanie go to Annie's house to fetch Cathy. They find Annie's body outside, killed by the crows while protecting Cathy. That night, Melanie and the. Why doesn't it say “The End” at the end of film? In Hitchcock's original planned ending, the Brenners and Melanie don't merely crawl down their driveway while. It is only when Melanie, the source of the troubles, sacrifices herself to the birds that the attacks subside. The end result is that status quo is. there was no ending because Hitchcock wanted to give the impression of unending danger, and wanted to let the viewer decide what happens: do they get away? do. The Birds () on IMDb: Movies, TV, Celebs, and more Why was Melanie looking for a mynah in the bird shop? How does the movie end? The Birds II: Land's End: Directed by Rick Rosenthal. With Brad Johnson, Chelsea Field, James Naughton, Jan Rubes. Birds go berserk and turn against. The Ending of “The Birds”. In the process of making the film Hitchcock changed the ending from Du Maurier's original while still keeping the. The Birds, American thriller film, released in , that was The final scene of thousands of birds watching Brenner's family and. One alternate ending featured the Golden Gate Bridge covered in birds. The original ending had the car driving away, seeing the town in ruins.