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Shark in Venice (2008)

R | | Horror | 14 May 2009 (Kuwait)
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The seemingly tranquil waterways of Venice are terrorized by the perfect killing machine. In search of his father who has mysteriously disappeared diving in the city, David stumbles across ... See full summary »

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David Franks
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Laura
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Lt. Sofia Totti
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Vito Clemenza
Ivaylo Geraskov ...
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Captain Bonasera
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Ivo Kehayov ...
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The seemingly tranquil waterways of Venice are terrorized by the perfect killing machine. In search of his father who has mysteriously disappeared diving in the city, David stumbles across the cryptic trail leading to the long-lost fortune of the Medici. As the unwitting pawn in a Mafia plot to recover the treasure, David's girlfriend is kidnapped at gunpoint, plunging him into a desperate race against time. If he has any hope of saving her he must enter the deadly waters. Can David out-gun the Mafia assassins and survive the voracious sharks laying in wait beneath the surface, or will he succumb to the same fate as his father? Written by anonymous

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The film features a character named Lt. Totti and at one point, when David Franks interrogates a mafia henchman he gives a location as "on the corner of DelPiero" these could be references to famous Italian football players Francesco Totti and Alessandro DelPiero See more »

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When David Franks goes to his father's flat to investigate his death and finds a briefcase, he says the 8th crusade was sponsored by the Louis XIV. The 8th crusade started in 1270; Louis the XIV was born in 1638. See more »

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Featured in Top 40 Shitty Shark Movies (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Choral Epic
Written and Performed by Stephen J.Edwards
Published by Source in Sync Music (ASCAP)/Engine Co 35(ASCAP)
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Rewriting history
6 October 2009 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

Apart from the technical blunders, this film is really rewriting history. Not only did the Medici rule over Venice, as some people have pointed out. Some other groundbreaking discoveries made by Dr. Stephen "Indiana" Baldwin:

  • King Louis XIV. (1638-1715) was a 13th century crusader.




  • 17-year-old Marco Polo had a fleet of his own and was, also, a


crusader.

  • In 1271, crusaders conquered Crete (fiercely ignoring the fact that


the island had been under Venetian rule for almost 70 years).

  • Solomo's hoard was brought to Venice on a galleon called "Stout",


three centuries before this kind of ship was developed. - And finally

  • a hidden truth only for those lucky enough to listen to the German


audio track: the "Stout" wasn't a galleon after all, but a "balloon" (listen to it closely!) - five hundred years before the Montgolfiers!


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