Interview: A Rare Look Inside the Making of 'Jaws' (VIDEO)

Interview: A Rare Look Inside the Making of 'Jaws' (VIDEO)

Aug 15, 2012

Welcome to Jaws Week! When it was announced that Steven Spielberg's Jaws was arriving on Blu-ray, we thought it'd be perfect to dedicate an entire week to the movie that created the summer blockbuster. Every day this week we'll be posting an assortment of really fun features tied to the film, its production, its legacy, its fans, its merchandise and so much more.

We're all about Jaws this week with its fully restored Blu-ray release, and a few weeks ago in advance of it we got a chance to chat with the movie's production designer, Joe Alves, and J. Michael Roddy, producer of the brand-new feature-length documentary The Shark Is Still Working, which features never-before-sceen footage and interviews (it's included on the BD). Check out the video for insight on why several mechanical sharks were needed, what happened to them, and what filmmakers thought about making a generation of moviegoers afraid to go into the water…

Categories: At Home
Tags: Jaws, Jaws Week
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