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Shark Attack (1999)

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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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Bob Misiorowski
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Cast

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

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

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Details

Country:

USA | Israel | South Africa

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 May 1999 (Thailand) See more »

Also Known As:

Alerte aux requins See more »

Filming Locations:

Port Alfred, South Africa

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo | Dolby Digital (5.1)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Jenny McShane appears in the 3rd Shark Attack movie, but plays a different character. See more »

Goofs

When Corinne looks down the microscope, she says that there is a hormone in the unusual-looking cell. You would not be able to see a hormone through a microscope and the cell is quite clearly a normal-looking eosinophil. See more »

Quotes

[last Lines]
Machete Policeman: I'm glad I fed your brother to the sharks.
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Crazy Credits

Port Amanzi is a fictitious name created for the filming location of Port Alfred, South Africa, where no real shark attacks have occurred. See more »

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Not that good....
23 January 2002 | by dallomaniaSee all my reviews

I have just seen this movie and have to say that it was pretty poor, I mean there are hardly any attacks and when there are they are all "stock footage" of actual sharks. There are also many pointless scenes in the movie, and many bits make the viewer laugh. I wouldn't bother with this film, and for starters the back cover of the film stuff it up by saying that it's a hammerhead when it's clearly a "great white".

Oh dear.......


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