The original movie.

Question 1

In what year did "Jaws" premiere?

Question 2

Who directed "Jaws"?

Question 3

Who wrote the iconic musical score for "Jaws"?

Question 4

Who wrote the novel on which the film was based?

Question 5

What actor portrayed Chief Martin Brody?

Question 6

What actor portrayed the marine biologist Matt Hooper?

Question 7

What actor portrayed the local shark fisherman Quint?

Question 8

Which famous location was used in the filming of "Jaws"?

Question 9

Lorraine Gray played Chief Brody's wife. What was this character's name?

Question 10

Murray Hamilton played the venal mayor in the film. What was this character's name?

Question 11

The shark's first victim shown in the film was ______________ .

Question 12

Who finds the victim's torso on the beach?

Question 13

What film contains a comic homage to the frenzied surf scene in "Jaws"?

Question 14

What was the name of Quint's boat?

Question 15

Complete the quote: "Here's to swimmin' with _______________ ."

Question 16

Complete the quote: "Martin, it's all psychological. You yell ____________ , everybody says, 'Huh? What?' You yell shark, we've got a panic on our hands on the Fourth of July."

Question 17

Complete the quote: "So, eleven hundred men went in the water; 316 men come out and the sharks took the rest, June the 29th, 1945. Anyway, ________________ ."

Question 18

Complete the quote: "... what we are dealing with here is a perfect engine, an eating machine. It's really a miracle of evolution. All this machine does is swim and eat and ____________ , and that's all."

Question 19

What poison does Hooper use to try and kill the shark?

Question 20

What community is under attack by the shark?

Question 21

Among the three principals (Brody, Hooper, and Quint), who was alive as the film ended?

Question 22

Problems with the mechanical shark used in the filming worked for the film in the end. Not showing the shark turned out to be a stroke of directorial and editorial genius. What was the name of the malfunctioning and maligned mechanical shark?

Question 23

True or False: "Jaws" becames the higest grossing film ever until surpassed by "Star Wars."

Question 24

As Brody, Hooper, and Quint motor out of the harbor in Quint's boat, there's a famous shot of the boat as framed through what?

Question 25

How many barrels were ultimately fastened to the shark?

Question 26

How did the shark meet its end?

Question 27

Quint sings and/or hums what song periodically?

Question 28

What song do the main trio sing in the famous bonding scene?

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