August 28, 2020

Special Report: Jaws (1975)

Special Guests: Carl Gottlieb, John LeMay
Guest Co-Hosts: Jamie Benning, Chris Sasser

Just when you thought it was safe to download a podcast...

On this special episode of The Projection Booth we are looking at Steven Spielberg's Jaws (1975). Based on the novel by , Jaws is the story of Sheriff Martin Brody (Roy Scheider) -- a former New York City cop who’s moved to the idyllic island community of Amity. All is going well in his white picket world until a Great White Shark picks the waters around Amity as a feeding ground.

Jamie Benning (Filmumentaries) and Chris Sasser (Shark City) join Mike to discuss the film that defined what a "blockbuster summer hit" was. Screenwriter (The Jaws Log) and John LeMay (Jaws Unmade) discuss the making of Jaws as well as the many sequels, rip-offs, and inspired films in Jaws's wake.

Listen/Download Now:

Buy Jaw on Blu-Ray
Buy Joe Alves: Designing Jaws by Dennis Prince
Buy Jaws: Memories from Martha's Vineyard: A Definitive Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Greatest Suspense Thriller of All Time by Matt Taylor
Visit The Daily Jaws

Original Soundtrack - John Williams
"Mr. Jaws" - Dickie Goodman


Inside Jaws, A Filmumentary by @jamieswb (2013) from Filmumentaries - Jamie Benning on Vimeo.

1 comment:

  1. That cigarette Murray Hamilton keeps dangling in his lips until the Hospital scene,Spot On The Correct&the Jackets!Murray Hamilton was the secret weapon!Loved the insights on Brody!Mike,you've done All That Jazz,right?