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“We’re gonna need a bigger boat.” Well, summer is in full beer-drunken swing and, as most of us beachgoers know, many will be violently killed and eaten by sharks. May they be tourists in lieu of locals. That being said, Jaws, the film that brought galeophobia to the people, celebrates its 40th anniversary. Based on Peter Benchley’s best-selling novel, Jaws put director Steven Spielberg into the big time, while featuring celebrated performances by Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss, and a career-defining turn by Robert Shaw as grizzled shark hunter Quint.

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