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Joe’s Random Movie Trivia: “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea” (1954) / “Jaws” (1975)

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The giant squid in this movie was created by Robert Mattey, who would later in 1975 create the shark in Steven Spielberg’s film “Jaws”.

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Joe’s Random Movie Trivia: “Jaws”

In Peter Benchley’s original novel, and in director John Hancock’s original first draft script of “Jaws 2”, it is explained that the reason why the town council of Amity Island wanted the beaches open even after all the shark attacks was because they owed money to the mob.

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