Box Office: $260.0M
PRINCIPAL CASTRoy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss, Robert Shaw, Murray Hamilton, Lorraine Gary, Carl Gottlieb, Jeffrey C. Kramer, Susan Backlinie, Lee Fierro, Jeffrey Voorhees, Craig Kinsbury, Chris Rebello, Jay Mello, Jonathan Filley, Peter Benchley, Robert Nevin, Ted Grossman
WRITERPeter Benchley, Carl Gottlieb
PRODUCERDavid Brown, Richard D. Zanuck
Directed by Academy AwardÂ® winner Steven Spielberg, Jaws set the standard for edge-of-your-seat suspense, quickly becoming a cultural phenomenon and forever changing the movie industry. When the seaside community of Amity finds itself under attack by a dangerous great white shark, the town's chief of police (Roy Scheider), a young marine biologist (Richard Dreyfuss) and a grizzled shark hunter (Robert Shaw) embark on a desperate quest to destroy the beast before it strikes again. Featuring an unforgettable score that evokes pure terror, Jaws remains one of the most influential and gripping adventures in motion picture history.