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Shark Attack (1999)

TV Movie  -   -  Horror | Action  -  28 May 1999 (Thailand)
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In a once serene African fishing village, a marine biologist goes in search of some answers when his friend becomes a victim in one of a series of brutal shark attacks.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Cordell McQueen ...
Marc Desantis
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Steven McKray
Chris Olley ...
Police Chief
Jacob Makgoba ...
Machete Policeman
Paul Ditchfield ...
Professor Bookman
Shelley Meskin ...
First Pretty Co-Ed
Candice Berman ...
Second Pretty Co-Ed
Bentley Mitchum ...
Dr. Miles Craven
Simo Magwase ...
Tanka
Willie ...
Boat Captain
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Lawrence Rhodes
Anton Dekker ...
Jan
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Mani (as Toni Caprari)
Dave Ridley ...
Mr. Hacker
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Corine Desantis (as Jennifer McShane)
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Storyline

A marine biologist heads for Port Amanzi in Africa after his friend, Mark DeSantis, is supposedly a victim of a fatal shark attack. DeSantis had been conducting research on a series of shark attacks in the area prior to his death and now his friend, along with DeSantis' sister, takes up the research and finds that the sharks may not be the only threat in Port Amanzi. Written by Anonymous

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shark | shark attack | africa | diving | e mail | See more »

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Rated R for some violence and language | See all certifications »

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28 May 1999 (Thailand)  »

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Goofs

Steven jumps from Mani's boat to the police boat. He throws a policeman off and jumps off himself. But a policeman who was driving the boat disappears when it crashes into the rocks. See more »

Quotes

Corinne Desantis: I'm sorry you were my brother's best friend.
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No Sharks were damaged or destroyed for the filming of this movie. See more »

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Followed by Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (2002) See more »

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Forgettable.
6 April 2003 | by See all my reviews

This isn't exactly edge-of-your-seat stuff, it's pretty bland and forgettable, but still acceptable as TV movies go. Casper Van Dien is not too convincing as a young scientist/martial arts expert(!), but speaking in the movie's favor, most of the shark attacks looked perfectly real, and there is also a well-staged "massive shootout" climax in the classic Bondian tradition. (**)


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