Jaws - Defining the Summer Blockbuster

The modern summer blockbuster and the mega movie event as a whole can be traced back to the summer of 1975 and the debut of director Steven Spielberg’s Jaws. In this video essay, Matt Draper takes a look at why Jaws continues to set the bar for summer blockbusters after more than four decades.

 

Matt Draper

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