Globe Magazine

Here’s how the Globe reviewed ‘Jaws’ in 1975

The film terrorized millions of moviegoers on the way to becoming the first summer blockbuster in history.

Actors Richard Dreyfuss (L) and Robert Shaw lean off the back of their boat, holding ropes as they watch the giant Great White shark emerge from the water in a still from the film, 'Jaws,' directed by Steven Spielberg. (Photo by Universal Pictures/Courtesy of Getty Images) Library Tag Magazine 07252010
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Actors Richard Dreyfuss (left) and Robert Shaw take on a great white shark in a scene from “Jaws,” the 1975 film based on Peter Benchley’s bestseller.