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Jaws 2 (1978)

Jeannot Szwarc is no Steven Spielberg, and Jaws 2 is no Jaws. But nor is it Jaws: The Revenge, so that’s something I guess. Szwarc was called in as director late on in a troubled production on the strength of his previous, debut movie, … 623 more words

Keep The 'Shark Week' Fun Alive With These Thrilling Movies

For 27 years, people have been tuning into Shark Week to learn more about the perfectly designed predators that reside in the majestic, deep, and frighteningly mysterious ocean. 810 more words


On the 40th anniversary of Jaws, pity the American horror film

Steven Spielberg’s Jaws is not particularly classy, but its 40th anniversary is a big deal for critics, fans and academics alike. In the US it has been marked with… 1,042 more words

Ode to a Lone Shark

Ode to a lone shark


Lone shark
Rogue shark
Swim deep
Swim dark
Finned menace
With toothy grin
Open wide
Seek within? 50 more words


Jaws 2: The Making of the Hollywood Sequel

I had first seen Jaws around 1977 and it seriously changed my life. Not only did it terrify me, I haven’t been in the water since. 285 more words

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Florida: Santa Rosa County

Santa Rosa County (pop. 151,372) is in the western part of the Florida Panhandle. Its population has grown from just 37,741 in 1970, with the expansion of bedroom communities for military bases in Santa Rosa and adjacent Escambia and Okaloosa counties. 247 more words


The Best Author You've Never Read Vol. 7: Peter Benchley

We all remember Jaws. The classic movie with Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, and Richard Dreyfuss struggle to rid a small tourist beach town of a great white shark, navigating small-town politics, fear, and disbelief throughout. 564 more words

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