Media Exemplar. Steven Spielberg’s film Jaws. Directed by Steven Spielberg as his first film Created in 1975 Thriller genre Premise: a killer shark terrorizes a small beach tourist area One man strives to save society from “the monster” . All About Jaws. Film Logic.
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Steven Spielberg’s film Jaws
Thriller movie season was in winter months
But Jaws was released to coincide with the season the movie was set in (July)
Greater impact in the summer months
It became the “father” of the summer blockbuster
Confirmed by another major movie event the following year (Omen) and then a year after that (Star Wars)
First major production of what has become arguably the greatest director of all time
Considered as one of the greatest movies of all time by several institutions
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