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Jaws of Death (1977)

PG | | Documentary, Adventure
A group of researchers attempt to communicate, film and swim with killer whales in picturesque Alert Bay.

Director:

Richard Martin

Writers:

William A. Bairn (as William Allen Bairn), Richard Martin (original story)
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Credited cast:
Arthur Franz ... Correspondent
Erich Hoyt Erich Hoyt ... Expedition associate
Jim Hunter Jim Hunter ... Marine biologist
Stan Waterman Stan Waterman ... Expedition leader
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A group of researchers attempt to communicate, film and swim with killer whales in picturesque Alert Bay.

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

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Budget:

$180,000 (estimated)
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Mono

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Long River
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Performed by Gordon Lightfoot
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cheesy,but entertaining
23 August 2009 | by DTGuitarSee all my reviews

this video I found at a goodwill for $.99 on VHS. CHEESY!! totally dated I guessed 1977 and I was right. I wonder if this is a public domain film. I wonder who owns the copyrights,I bet they may sell them to me for cheap. .shark footage is pretty good .with that horrible line of dialog,in fact it is better than that.Overall, while this is really cheesy and dated. it is very entertaining just for that 70's feel and for the shark footage.Surprised by the violence in this film;its disturbing.the mental anguish and deranged lunatic of the main character is frightening.If you run across this film, get it.its worth watching one time!!!


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