Jaws (1975)

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Amity Island had everything. Clear skies. Gentle surf. Warm water. People flocked there every summer. It was the perfect feeding ground.

Directed By Steven Spielberg Steven Spielberg Starring Roy Scheider Roy Scheider  •  Robert Shaw Robert Shaw  •  Richard Dreyfuss Richard Dreyfuss  •  Lorraine Gary Lorraine Gary  •  Murray Hamilton Murray Hamilton Genres Adventure  •  Based-on-20th-Century-Literature  •  Horror  •  Monster Film  •  Natural Horror  •  New Hollywood  •  Sea Adventure  •  Shark Film  •  Thriller Studios &
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Jaws  •  Academy Award Nominated  •  National Film Registry  •  AFI's 100 Years...100 Thrills  •  Academy Award Best Picture Nominated  •  They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?  •  1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die  •  Roger Ebert's Great Movies  •  AFI's 100 Years...100 Movies 10th Anniversary Edition  •  Quentin Tarantino's Cinematic Influences  •  BAFTA Award for Best Film Nominated  •  Time Out: London's 100 Best Horror Films  •  Flickchart Road Trip  •  Time Out: London's 50 Greatest Monster Movies  •  BBC's 100 Greatest American Films  •  Time Out: New York's 100 Best Movies of All Time  •  Writers Guild of America's 101 Greatest Screenplays  •  They Shoot Zombies, Don't They? Top 1000 Horror Movies
Release Info 1975-06-20T00:00:00Z June 20, 1975
Color  •  124 minutes PG Rated PG
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Comments (14)

 
sonicdynasty

sonicdynasty on 5/22/2013 Reply  · 

"Jaws" is arguably one of the top 100 greatest films! It has drama, solid acting (especially R Shaw), great music, and humor. How can anyone NOT appreciate it?!

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movielover1994

movielover1994 on 10/14/2013 Reply  · 

Me And My Brother Jesse Krajci Were Born When 1975's Jaws Was 19 Years Old In 1994.

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movieman97

movieman97 on 1/21/2014 Reply  · 

My favorite movie of all time.

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Linzeda

Linzeda on 3/12/2014 Reply  · 

I just saw it for the first time. I thought it was a lot of fun. Steven Spielberg has a charm about him that few directors have.

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cheesydog1

cheesydog1 on 4/4/2014 Reply  · 

A movie that made people not go swimming at the beach

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cheesydog1

cheesydog1 on 4/13/2014 Reply  · 

The best Spielberg film in my opinion

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Danny237

Danny237 on 7/14/2015 Reply  · 

It was Spielberg best film...but man, Jurassic Park changed it a lot.

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Eagleskywalker87

Eagleskywalker87 on 1/9/2018 Reply  · 

Raiders Of The Lost Ark ?

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Koroy

Koroy on 7/28/2015 Reply  · 

Perfect feeding ground

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Danny237

Danny237 on 8/3/2015 Reply  · 

Jurassic Park ?

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movieman97

movieman97 on 11/9/2015 Reply  · 

My favorite movie of all time.

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Eagleskywalker87

Eagleskywalker87 on 1/9/2018 Reply  · 

Classic, Classic, Classic!

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IloveMovie243

IloveMovie243 on 10/11/2020 Reply  · 

Possibly the greatest movie of all time. With T2, Citizen Kane, Aliens etc., And my favorite movie. Nothing can beat this, it’s beyond a masterpiece. Everything in the film works. The 3 main characters, music, acting, cinematography, and practical effects. Love to bits.

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lyconthrope

lyconthrope on 12/19/2020 Reply  · 

Ok, I know I will get hate comments for this but I find this film and Alien to be some of the most overrated films I have ever seen. Neither of them are terrible but they are almost always ranked so high around films in general let alone just horror films. Ok, so Jaws is not really horror but mostly action animal film. Alien is horror mixed with sci-fi and I just do not get the appeal of a monster in space. Honestly. I found it to be more gross than scary.

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