We’re deep diving into Jaws (that’s an ocean pun!), taking a look at film history, genre, class, and a whole lot of masculinity.
Mistakes: Missy apologizes for her pronunciation of Stephen E. Bowles, which now that she’s looking at it again is… probably not said the way she said it.
Some Sources You Might Find Interesting:
Relocating the Western in Jaws by Matthew Melia
How the Western Was Lost (and Why It Matters) by Michael Agresta
Jaws as submarine movie by Robert Willson
Great White Shark a hyperreal monster; conceptual contemplation on the post-Jaws image by Raj Sekhar Aich
The Shark in Jaws Did Nothing Wrong – An Ecological Video Essay by TREY the Explainer
Pedal Pushers: Spielberg, De Sica, and Dismemberment by Sean Desilets
The Narrative Genius of Jaws by blank
Jaws Between the Teeth by Peter Biskind
“The Exorcist” and “Jaws” by Stephen E. Bowles
The Jaws in the mirror by Dan Rubey
Empire of Dreams: The Science Fiction and Fantasy Films of Steven Spielberg by Andrew M. Gordon
The role of editing in the success of Steven Spielberg’s “Jaws” by Kevin Reynolds
Jaws: The Individuation of Martin Brody | Video Essay by Film Analyst