Jaws: The Revenge

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Jaws: The Revenge (Jaws 4 or Jaws 4: The Revenge) is a 1987 horror movie. The movie was directed by Joseph Sargent.[1] It is the third and final sequel to Steven Spielberg's Jaws. Jaws: The Revenge was shot on location in New England and in the Bahamas, and completed on the Universal lot. Like the first two films, Martha's Vineyard was the location of the fictional Amity Island for the opening scenes.[1] Although preceded by Jaws 3-D, The Revenge ignores plot elements introduced in that film. Jaws: The Revenge earned the least amount of money in the series. It was considered a bad film by critics.[1] It received 0% rating on the review aggregate website Rotten Tomatoes.[2] It was nominated for seven Razzie Awards. This included a worst actor award for "Bruce the shark".[3]

Release dates[change | change source]

Country Premiere
 United States 17 July 1987
 United Kingdom 21 August 1987
Republic of Ireland Ireland 21 August 1987
 Japan 29 August 1987
 El Salvador 12 September 1987
 Australia 3 December 1987
 Portugal 18 December 1987
 Spain 21 December 1987
 Italy 23 December 1987
 Brazil 25 December 1987
 Finland 25 December 1987
 France 25 December 1987
 Sweden 25 December 1987
 Peru 1988
 West Germany 7 January 1988
 Netherlands 28 January 1988
 Denmark 5 February 1988
 Hungary 20 July 1989

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Roger Ebert (20 July 1987). "Jaws: The Revenge". Ebert Digital, LLC. Retrieved 11 July 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Jaws 4 - The Revenge (1987)". Rotten Tomatoes / Flixster, Inc. February 14, 2007. Retrieved 11 July 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. Dean Keith Simonton, Great Flicks: Scientific Studies of Cinematic Creativity and Aesthetics (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2011), p. 187