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28 November 1995 (USA) See more »
Excellent and very detailed documentary on the making of a classic. Filled with appealing trivia, exhaustive interviews with cast and crew members... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Joe Alves ... Himself

Susan Backlinie ... Herself
Peter Benchley ... Himself

David Brown ... Himself

Bill Butler ... Himself

Richard Dreyfuss ... Himself

Lorraine Gary ... Herself

Carl Gottlieb ... Himself
Ted Grossman ... Himself

Roy Scheider ... Himself

Sid Sheinberg ... Himself

Steven Spielberg ... Himself
Ron Taylor ... Himself
Valerie Taylor ... Herself
Dick Warlock ... Himself

John Williams ... Himself

Richard D. Zanuck ... Himself

Robert Shaw ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Directed by
Laurent Bouzereau 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Laurent Bouzereau 

Produced by
Laurent Bouzereau .... producer
Cinematography by
Ron McCaine 
Yuval Shousterman 
Film Editing by
David Palmer 
Jeff Pickett 
Makeup Department
Michael F. Blake .... makeup artist
Gina G. Riggi .... makeup artist
Production Management
Colleen A. Benn .... executive in charge of production: Universal Studios Home Video
Marian Mansi .... production manager
Sound Department
David Martin .... image + sound
David Pliskin .... sound
Gary Woods .... sound
Visual Effects by
Phred Tinampay .... motion control camera
Camera and Electrical Department
Duff Campbell .... assistant camera
Louis Goldman .... still photographer
Editorial Department
Carl Barnes .... post production
Martin Cohen .... film to tape transfer
Lee Mansis .... on-line editor
Igor Ridanovic .... post production
Other crew
Steve Aaron .... crew: Bahamas
Steven Blewett .... representative: Univeral Pictures (as Steve Blewett)
Bruce Brown .... crew: Australia
Cirina Catania .... crew: Bahamas
Jeff Cava .... universal pictures editorial
Jim Chaparas .... representative: Univeral Pictures
Dick Collingridge .... crew: Australia
Bette Einbinder .... representative: Univeral Pictures
Michelle Fandetti .... amblin archivist
Walt Frazier .... crew: Bahamas
Monique Heighs .... crew: Australia
Greg Nicotero .... Jaws memorabilia
Larry Phillips .... facilities coordinator
Joe Alves .... special thanks
Dan Arden .... special thanks (as 'Movie Magic' Dan Arden)
Susan Backlinie .... special thanks
Peter Benchley .... special thanks
David Brown .... special thanks
Bill Butler .... special thanks
Martin Cohen .... special thanks
Richard Dreyfuss .... special thanks
Lorraine Gary .... special thanks
Carl Gottlieb .... special thanks
Ted Grossman .... special thanks
Kathleen Kennedy .... special thanks
Kristie Macosko Krieger .... special thanks (as Kristie Macosko)
Marvin Levy .... special thanks
Susan Ray .... special thanks
Roy Scheider .... special thanks
Sid Sheinberg .... special thanks
Steven Spielberg .... special thanks
Ron Taylor .... special thanks
Valerie Taylor .... special thanks
Dick Warlock .... special thanks (as Richard Warlock)
John Williams .... special thanks
Richard D. Zanuck .... special thanks

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Additional Details

125 min | 50 min (25th Anniversary Edition)

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The original cut of this documentary (clocking in at 125 minutes) is featured on the 1995 Laserdisc and the 2-disc 2005 '30th Anniversary' DVD for Jaws (1975).See more »
Movie Connections:
References Gone with the Wind (1939)See more »


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AWESOME, 21 October 2000
Author: jessemartin from Delphos, Ohio

I am a huge Jaws fan and this is the best documentary. The only thing that is wrong with this is that there is no Robert Shaw interview, there also isn't a Murray Hamilton interview either. But in all this is a great documentary. If you are a Jaws fan at all then you must check this out.

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