After witnessing his mate and child's death from Nolan's hands, Orca, the killer whale, goes on a rampage in the fishermen's harbor. Under the villagers' pressure, Nolan, Rachel and an Indian sail after the great beast, who will bring them on his own turf. Written by
Terror just beneath the surface
Did You Know?
Animal rights activists blocked trucks that were delivering the animatronic whales to the set, thinking there were real whales in them. See more
The film is set in Newfoundland, Canada, but in some scenes the main character's fishing vessel flies the U.S. flag. See more
There's a word for you.
And I've been called it. Many times.
Referenced in Dead Sea
My Love, We Are One
Performed by Carol Connors
Music by Ennio Morricone See more