PG | | Adventure, Drama, Thriller
A giant great white shark arrives on the shores of a New England beach resort and wreaks havoc with bloody attacks on swimmers, until a local sheriff teams up with a marine biologist and an old seafarer to hunt the monster down.
14 August 1998 | TacoBilly
"You yell barracuda, everybody says, 'Hunh, what?' You yell shark, and we got a panic on our hands on the Fourth of July."
This is the movie that started it all. I'm not talking about the Hollywood blockbuster, or the insane madness that ...
Jaws (1975) was voted the sixth scariest film of all time by Entertainment Weekly.
What's your name again?
Christine 'Chrissie' Watkins: Chrissie.
Tom Cassidy: Where are we going?
Christine 'Chrissie' Watkins: Swimming
After Quint chops the rope to stop the boat from being pulled by the shark, a calm moment follows during which the men are just catching their breath. After a few seconds, three barrels suddenly appear, but during that time, you can see the barrels in the foreground just under the water, waiting to be released and pop to the surface.
The producers gratefully acknowledge the cooperation of The Nation Geographical Society and Mr. L.J.V. Compagno of the Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University.
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