Sometimes a detail is enough to impress the world. For example, a black appendage that emerges from the sea and turns into a nightmare for all vessels. That menacing dorsal fin didn’t just frighten millions of spectators scattered across the globe. The cartilaginous triangle of Carcharodon carcharias has forever marked the history of the seventh art. After The Shark directed by Steven Spielberg in 1975, (PHOTO) cinema has never been the same.
The Shark, all the secrets of the film
Creature from the Black Lagoon is a 1954 sci-fi horror film directed by Jack Arnold, shot in black and white in stereoscopic format. Considered a cult film, it is one of the most famous cinematographic works of the 1950s and one of the classics in the history of science fiction cinema. Its success triggered the production of two sequels (The Monster’s Revenge of 1955 and The Terror of the World of 1956). The creature has become a pop icon, not just in the cinematic world.
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Piraña is a 1978 film directed by Joe Dante. It is a sort of sardonic parody of The Jaws, signed by Steven Spielberg in 1975. Unforgettable the cameo of Barbara Steele., The scream queen par antononomasia.
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Piranha 3D is a 2010 film directed by Alexandre Aja, a remake of Piraña, directed by Joe Dante in 1978. The film stars a large cast that includes Elisabeth Shue, Adam Scott, Ving Rhames, Christopher Lloyd, Richard Dreyfuss and Jerry O ‘ Connell.
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Paradise Beach – The Shallows is a 2016 film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra, starring Blake Lively who has to face a ravenous white shark in the waters of Mexico
Shark Bait, the trailer for the film
Anaconda is a 1997 film directed by Luis Llosa. The film, starring Jennifer Lopez, Jon Voight and Owen Wilson, had three sequels: Anaconda – In Search of the Cursed Orchid, Anaconda 3 – The New Bloodline and Anaconda – The Path of Blood.
In Lake Placid, a 1999 film directed by Steve Miner, a giant crocodile causes panic in a small town. In the cast Bill Pulman, Bridget Fonda and Oliver Platt
The Deep House is a 2021 film directed by Alexandre Bustillo and Julien Maury.
Dead Calm is a 1989 film directed by Phillip Noyce and starring Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill and Billy Zane. It is based on the novel Dead Point (1963) by Charles Williams. This time the villain is not a sharp-toothed sea creature, but a psychopathic nufrago prone to murder
Shark – The Meg is a 2018 film directed by Jon Turteltaub. The film, starring Jason Statham, is the film adaptation of the 1997 sci-fi horror novel MEG written by Steve Alten.
In La zatttera, an episode taken from Creepshow 2, two couples of lovers go on a romantic outing, out of season, on the shores of a lake, attracted by the idea of spending a few hours in solitude on the floating platform located in the middle of the water. . Although the climate is particularly harsh and the waters of the lake are very cold, the boys still decide to dive to reach it. Once they arrive, they realize that there is a monstrous agglomeration of slimy matter in the lake.
Open Water is a 2003 low-budget US film written, directed and edited by Chris Kentis, based on real events. The film had two sequels: Adrift – Adrift (2006) and Open Water 3 – Cage Dive (2017).
47 meters – Great White (Great White) is a 2021 film directed by Martin Wilson and written by Michael Boughen. The film stars Katrina Bowden, Aaron Jakubenko, Tatjana Marjanovic and Kimie Tsukakoshi. In the film, two great white sharks surround five passengers aboard a stranded seaplane a few miles offshore
Deep Blue Sea is a 1999 film directed by Renny Harlin. It’s a fantastic thriller that sees sharks as antagonists (created both in CGI and mechanically). The cast includes Thomas Jane, Saffron Burrows, LL Cool J and Samuel L. Jackson.
Leviathan is a 1989 science fiction film, directed by George Pan Cosmatos.
The Abyss is a 1989 film written and directed by James Cameron, and starring Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio and Michael Biehn.
Alligator is a 1980 film, directed by Lewis Teague and focused on the urban legend that wants the sewers of some American metropolis infested with alligators.
Deep Rising is a 1998 film written and directed by Stephen Sommers.
Deep Star Six is a 1989 film directed by Sean S. Cunningham.
47 Meters Down is a 2017 horror-thriller film directed by Johannes Roberts.