When an insatiable great white shark terrorizes the townspeople of Amity Island, the police chief, an oceanographer and a grizzled shark hunter seek to destroy the blood-thirsty beast.
- Genre: Horror, Thriller, Adventure
- Studio: Universal Pictures, Zanuck/Brown Productions
- Keyword: based on novel or book, beach, fishing, atlantic ocean, bathing, shipwreck, shark attack, police chief, ferry boat, dying and death, animal attack, long island, new york, dead child, creature, skinny dipping, shark, great white shark, dead dog, child killed by animal, fourth of july, severed leg, fishing boat, animal horror, shark cage
- Cast: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss, Murray Hamilton, Lorraine Gary, Chris Rebello