Jaws: The Quint-Essential Sea Adventure

The movie: Jaws

The guest: The creators of Retro-mania at the Hyland Cinema, Jeremy Hobbs and Victor Liorentas

Among the topics we get into:

  • Victor’s Frankensteined-together 35mm IB technicolor print of the movie
  • our own relationships with the movie
  • early vs. later Spielberg
  • this salty old dog right hereScreen Shot 2016-07-21 at 8.30.59 AM
  • our agreed-upon love affair with Robert Shaw’s Quint
  • Brody’s neuroses
  • the techniques and tropes that makes Jaws so immortally great
  • the weird fade in the middle of a scene
  • the movie’s iconic film score, including the less-iconic parts

Links & Mentions:

  • the other movies we mention include Duel, and 1941
  • the Poltergeist episode is available here
  • you can find out all about Retro-mania at the Hyland Cinema at the website, on Facebook, or on the event page for the Jaws screening
  • Dylan’s previous review, the last time he watched Jaws


Dylan Clark-Moore
is a podcast creator and blogger at NetFlakes. You can find him on Letterboxd and Twitter.

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Jaws is also available on Amazon.

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