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Malibu Shark Attack (2009)

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A tsunami floods Malibu and unleashes a hunting pack of deep-water prehistoric goblin sharks, targeting a group of lifeguards trapped in their half-submerged station on stilts and a team of construction workers stranded in a flooded house.

Director:

David Lister

Writer:

Keith Shaw (as Lindsay James)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Renee Bowen Renee Bowen ... Yancey
Remi Broadway Remi Broadway ... Doug
Joel Amos Byrnes Joel Amos Byrnes ... Jason (as Joel Burns)
Warren Christie ... Chavez
Nicholas Cooper ... Bryan
Jeff Gannon Jeff Gannon ... Colin (as Jeffery Gannon)
Mungo McKay ... George
Evert McQueen Evert McQueen ... Karl
Sonya Salomaa ... Barb
Chelan Simmons ... Jenny
Daniel West Daniel West ... Keith
Peta Wilson ... Heather
Simon Buckley Simon Buckley ... Diver #2
Brooke Cullen Brooke Cullen ... Bikini Girl
Alex Dias Alex Dias ... Teenager
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Storyline

An underwater earthquake generates a tsunami that strikes Malibu, bringing a hunting pack of prehistoric-looking goblin sharks to the surface. Although the beach is evacuated before the big wave strikes, a group of lifeguards and a crew of construction workers are stranded in the high water and have to fight the sharks to get to dry land. Written by Dreadcentral.com

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Terror Has New Teeth See more »


Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

Australia | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 July 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Goblin Shark Attack See more »

Filming Locations:

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia See more »

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Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

The final shot is a close-up of rescue helicopter approaching the west coast disaster site shows the logo (inverted) of Scott & White Hospital and Clinic which is located in Temple, Texas 1400 miles east. See more »

Goofs

(at around 17 mins) As Heather is receiving the radio complaint about the parasailer, there is a shot of her covered in blood, before the incident even occurs. See more »

Quotes

Chavez: There was a shark in the parking lot.
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On A Summer Breeze
Performed by Jack Howell
Courtesy of Wild Whirled Music
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8 September 2012 | by mattkratzSee all my reviews

Just don't expect too much out of this movie, and you'll be satisfied with it. It was a reasonably scary movie. It wasn't meant to be Jaws or an Academy award winning movie at that-just entertaining. The tsunami scene was scary, and several of the shark attack scenes made me jump out of my seat, and the lady's responses to having the bandage put on her wound (SHE SCREAMED OUT IN PAIN!!!!!) were realistic. It was a good escape from reality, as movies are supposed to be. It will remind you a bit of Baywatch with a shark attack and a tidal wave thrown in for good measure. I think that if you have the time, you should check it out if you like horror/disaster/good looking people on a beach type movie.

** out of ****


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