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Films 

#RESPECT Goes To Marge From JAWS 2, Genuine Hero

Sometimes, there are characters in genre pictures that are so darned righteous and awesome, you can’t stop thinking about them or their amazing feats long after the movie is over. This column is dedicated to those cinematic bad-asses that keep us coming back for more. Now, look – if I could, I’d pretty much dedicate […]

Films 

Time To Get Your Daily JAWS Fix!

JAWS is arguably one of the 5 best movies ever made. No doubt, if you’re on this site, it’s probably among your personal favorites as well. And while I love the original, and unabashedly adore the sequels as well, there’s only so many times you can watch them in a day, right? Is daily too much? […]

Films Real Life Scares 

The REAL Story Behind JAWS: The Shark Attacks of 1916

In the summer of 1916, the United States was experiencing a severe heat wave. This, along with a growing polio epidemic, sent many Americans to seek refuge at seaside resorts. On July 1st, 1916, the Jersey Shore was experiencing a huge influx of tourists. However, there was another visitor just off their coastline that they […]