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When a small island community starts losing citizens and tourist to the Jaws of a hungry marine stalker, the police chief (Roy Scheider), an oceanographer (Richard Dreyfuss), and a shark hunter (Robert Shaw), set out in an aging boat to kill the beast. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C+
Violence: D+
Sexual Content: C
Language: B-
Drugs/Alcohol: D
Run Time: 124
Theater Release: 19 Jun 1975
Video Release: 14 Aug 2012
MPAA Rating: PG
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Jaws is rated PG:

Director: Steven Spielberg
Cast: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss
Studio: 2000 Universal Studios

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Destined to become the first major calling card of Steven Spielberg's incredible career, Jaws wowed 1975 audiences with its mechanical shark, helped by John William's famous score.

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