Articles about Jaws

Jaws 40th Anniversary Movie Secrets
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Category: Analysis
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Can we get an alternating, ominous E and F note, please? Because we're about to head into open water to visit one of the ocean's greatest stars.

Jaws and its monstrous shark turned 40 this month. Considered to be one of the first summer blockbusters and the mother of Shark Week, Steven Spielberg's thriller has been dissected more thoroughly than Hooper's tiger shark, but the film still manages to surprise.
Source: www.people.com
Added by on 6/20/15
'Jaws' 40th Anniversary: How Steven Spielberg's Movie Created the Summer Blockbuster
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June 20 marks the 40th anniversary of "Jaws," which revolutionized the industry — even though the numbers seem pretty quaint by today's standards.
Source: variety.com
Added by on 6/20/15
Jaws at 40: 40 Things We Wouldn't Have Without the Original Killer Shark Movie
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If you're afraid of the ocean generally or sharks specifically, odds are good that your fear can be traced back to June 20, 1975. It was on this day that Jaws swam menacingly into more than 450 theaters across North America—one of the widest openings ever at the time—and changed everything. Steven Spielberg became a superstar director who could write his own ticket; Hollywood began to see the potential goldmine in releasing films nationwide during the summer; movies about giant deadly sea creatures proliferated; and society's general attitude toward sharks turned fearful, even hostile.
Added by on 6/20/15
25 Baffling Foreign Movie Posters
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Category: Production
Tagged: Jaws, Bullitt, The Exorcist
Misleading marketing...
Added by on 8/27/14
Jaws 2: The One Where Chief Brody Goes Insane | The Main Damie
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Tagged: Jaws, Jaws 2
An analysis of the horrifying implications of the events of Jaws 2.
Added by on 7/8/14
On a Surge in Shark Hunting
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@NextMovie lists nine movies that have resulted in unintended but significant real-life consequences
Added by on 9/25/13
Nic Cage Will Haunt Your Favorite Films, If Not Your Dreams
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Video: Take Nicolas Cage, photoshop him into various movies, and then stand back and marvel at the results
Added by on 8/21/13
Stop Blaming 'Jaws'!
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Category: Analysis
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A @NYTMag piece on the influence of "Jaws"
Source: www.nytimes.com
Added by on 8/1/13
Still In Need of a Bigger Boat
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Category: Video
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Video: An amusing Homemade Movies reenactment of a pivotal scene from "Jaws"
Added by on 7/26/13
On the Money
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"We're Living in the Age of the Movie Trailer Money Shot," says @misterpatches at @vulture. A great read with accompanying clips
Source: www.vulture.com
Added by on 7/9/13
25 Baffling Foreign Movie Posters
Interesting
Category: Production
Tagged: Jaws, Bullitt, The Exorcist
Misleading marketing...
Added by on 8/27/14
Jaws 40th Anniversary Movie Secrets
Interesting
Category: Analysis
Tagged: Jaws
Can we get an alternating, ominous E and F note, please? Because we're about to head into open water to visit one of the ocean's greatest stars.

Jaws and its monstrous shark turned 40 this month. Considered to be one of the first summer blockbusters and the mother of Shark Week, Steven Spielberg's thriller has been dissected more thoroughly than Hooper's tiger shark, but the film still manages to surprise.
Source: www.people.com
Added by on 6/20/15
Jaws at 40: 40 Things We Wouldn't Have Without the Original Killer Shark Movie
Interesting
Category: Analysis
Tagged: Jaws
If you're afraid of the ocean generally or sharks specifically, odds are good that your fear can be traced back to June 20, 1975. It was on this day that Jaws swam menacingly into more than 450 theaters across North America—one of the widest openings ever at the time—and changed everything. Steven Spielberg became a superstar director who could write his own ticket; Hollywood began to see the potential goldmine in releasing films nationwide during the summer; movies about giant deadly sea creatures proliferated; and society's general attitude toward sharks turned fearful, even hostile.
Added by on 6/20/15
Jaws 2: The One Where Chief Brody Goes Insane | The Main Damie
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Category: Analysis
Tagged: Jaws, Jaws 2
An analysis of the horrifying implications of the events of Jaws 2.
Added by on 7/8/14
On a Surge in Shark Hunting
Interesting
@NextMovie lists nine movies that have resulted in unintended but significant real-life consequences
Added by on 9/25/13
Stop Blaming 'Jaws'!
Interesting
Category: Analysis
Tagged: Jaws
A @NYTMag piece on the influence of "Jaws"
Source: www.nytimes.com
Added by on 8/1/13
On the Money
Interesting
"We're Living in the Age of the Movie Trailer Money Shot," says @misterpatches at @vulture. A great read with accompanying clips
Source: www.vulture.com
Added by on 7/9/13
Nic Cage Will Haunt Your Favorite Films, If Not Your Dreams
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Video: Take Nicolas Cage, photoshop him into various movies, and then stand back and marvel at the results
Added by on 8/21/13
Still In Need of a Bigger Boat
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Category: Video
Tagged: Jaws
Video: An amusing Homemade Movies reenactment of a pivotal scene from "Jaws"
Added by on 7/26/13
'Jaws' 40th Anniversary: How Steven Spielberg's Movie Created the Summer Blockbuster
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Tagged: Jaws
June 20 marks the 40th anniversary of "Jaws," which revolutionized the industry — even though the numbers seem pretty quaint by today's standards.
Source: variety.com
Added by on 6/20/15