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When an insatiable great white shark terrorizes the townspeople of Amity Island, the police chief, an oceanographer and a grizzled shark hunter seek to destroy the blood-thirsty beast.
MPAA Rating PG
Release Date 1975-06-18
Runtime 124 minutes
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beadzombie shared a tip "A classic horror movie that everyone needs to see at least once."
jd_miller shared a tip "Best. Movie. Ever. Made."
sister_carolyn shared a tip "Summer Vibes"
james_9089 shared a tip "Read this book on a sunny day on a Southern California beach."
JuiceBokz shared a tip "Great classic. But that shark though lol..."
athena_x shared a tip "Absolute classic. If you've never seen it, you're really missing out. Even years later it's a real thriller."
sean_talty_9377 shared a tip "The scariest movie I've ever seen. I'm still nervous about going swimming in the ocean."
kelly_miller shared a tip "Pretty sure my recommendation will finally get this little film the audience it deserves."
julie_rusciolelli shared a tip "Best Spielberg film. Haunting music. Never swam in open waters after this film. Brilliant casting. 🙌🙌"
jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "Without question one of my favorite summer blockbusters ever!"
stella_blagowsky shared a tip "Oh jaws sorry"
stella_blagowsky shared a tip "I guess I am just interested in sharks"
rufaida_rahman shared a tip "This movie scared the life out of me but it’s really fun to watch with friends."
greg_whyte shared a tip "The shark movie that has yet to be topped"
james_lovell_7167 shared a tip "This is my favorite film of all time. #1"
fabiancoronel79_. shared a tip "A classic to watch! Music is legendary and definitely leaves you on the edge of your seat."
Livv_55 shared a tip "One of the best movies ever made!!!!"
adam_tetreault shared a tip "The only good shark movie. My dad is scared of bathing after watching this in theatres"
nicholas_whitman shared a tip "My favorite shark film"
jared_miller_9378 shared a tip "I live and still in #Winnipeg and this movie made me **** scared of the Ocean, seen it once in person I'm good. It's wet"
christina_yager shared a tip "Love shark movies. This is a good one!"
steven_clay shared a tip "Watch the “Spielberg” doc, some really cool inside stuff about Jaws in it."
kaylakaylamarie shared a tip "I really enjoyed it. I love thriller, suspenseful movies and it kept me entertained the whole time."
kevin_murphy_2771 shared a tip "Best summer blockbuster ever made! Forgetaboutit"
jamie_melvin shared a tip "One of my all time favorite movies"
trisha_mcphail shared a tip "I chose this movie as the scariest movie I ever saw because it completely change how I view ocean water."
michael_grainger shared a tip "Original for sure. It's a yearly summertime movie night"
blake_pesetsky shared a tip "Probably the part where they are in the little are nobody expects sharks to be."
timothy_sr. shared a tip "A classic!"
kimberly_240 shared a tip "One of my all-time favorite movies. Summer just would be summer without it! #justwhenyouthoughtitwassafetogobackinthewater"
BrettPrynne shared a tip "Perfect film"
brendan_carr_3423 shared a tip "Best movie of all time!"
Ilikemoviesalotapparently shared a tip "A classic movie to watch. Every now and then I watch it again"
deleted_user_1617072868734 shared a tip "Watched it when I was 12. Still don't like to swim in the ocean"
abby_hart_1582 shared a tip "It is actually about some Bullshark attacks!"
tamara_sewell shared a tip "True classic. Sound effects leading up to intense moments. Cult favorite"