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Sand Sharks (2012)

A shark who swims in sand terrorizes a tropical paradise.

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Jimmy Green
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Brenda Stone
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Sheriff John Stone
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Amanda Gore
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Mayor Greenburg
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Angus McSorely
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Erin
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Willie
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Nikki
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Sparky
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Grace
Aiden Simko ...
Marty
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Rex (as Roberto Aguirre)
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Taylor
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An underwater earthquake cracks open a crater deep beneath the ocean's surface unleashing a prehistoric predator. On the sleepy island of White Sands, local teens drink and party beside a beach bonfire. One of them wanders off after a pretty girl and disappears, leaving only a severed hand behind. Written by Deeww

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Just When You Thought You Were Safe Out of the Water


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Rated R for some bloody creature violence | See all certifications »

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31 July 2012 (USA)  »

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Beach Shark  »

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Sandy Powers: If it's anything like it's mother... it's big... and it's hungry!
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And the point of this movie was....?
9 April 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Well I certainly don't know the answer to that, and judging by what was on display here I am not sure if the movie did either. Haphazardly edited with cheap special effects, Sand Sharks is a poorly-made film, that is further disadvantaged by a number of other things including a soundtrack that is overbearing and in danger of slowing down the film, a script that is filled with bad puns and unbearably cheesy dialogue, a ridiculous and predictable story not helped by the witless premise, characters that are stereotypical, cartoonish and annoying and acting that is generally over-played and forced. The sharks are not menacing at all and their attacks are not thrilling or suspenseful in the least, plus how they are used in this movie is what makes Sand Sharks so ridiculous in the first place. The only redeeming qualities for me were the idyllic opening shot and the likable enough performance of Brooke Hogan, who managed to be the sole redeeming quality of 2-Headed Shark Attack as well. The rest overall was pointless and too annoying and ridiculous to be entertained by. In all honesty reading the reviews here excusing Sand Sharks' badness was much more entertaining than the whole movie put together. 2/10 Bethany Cox


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