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Book Review: The Girl of the Sea of Cortez

The Girl of the Sea of Cortez. Benchley, Peter. New York, Berkley Books, 1983. 229 pages.

Review by Paul George

Peter Benchley will go down in history as the author of… 646 more words

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Day 13, No. 13. The original Quint

HAIRCUT 100: Day 13, No. 13. The original Quint: A Captain Ahab for the Watergate generation…

‘Brody guessed Quint was about fifty, and though surely he had once been twenty and would one day be sixty, it was impossible to imagine what he would look like at either of those ages. 151 more words

Stephen Carver

BLOG: The Jawsome World of Sharks!

This July, the National Marine Aquarium is hosting an exciting new educational exhibit about the world of Sharks and Rays! This new exhibit is a redevelopment on an area in the Aquarium and will wrap around their massive Atlantic Ocean Tank (the deepest in the whole of the UK), and will be a huge exploration of the amazing animals sharks and rays. 189 more words

Film

Jersey Jaws

The Fourth of July is my most preferred time to rewatch my favorite movie Jaws. It is the height of summer when swimming and flocking to large bodies of water is the American way of celebrating America’s birthday; not to mention, the turning point of the film centers around attacks that occur on the Fourth of July. 1,046 more words

Jaws by Peter Benchley (1974)

L: 7/10
M: 4/10

Analysis from a dried-out highlighter, in a forgotten drawer, in an abandoned house, in a unpopular ghost town.

Have I ever seen the movie this 70′s book was based on? 448 more words

Aspirant Lecteur [SIC]

Jaws: The Revenge (1987, Joseph Sargent), the international version

If only there were something remarkable about Jaws: The Revenge. Just one thing terrible enough about it to make it somehow interesting. Jaws: The Revenge… 520 more words

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On This Day In 1975

Summers at the beach would never be the same after Steven Spielberg brought Peter Benchley’s massively influential best seller, JAWS, to life.
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