LOC Summer Movies on the Lawn: Jaws

Thu Aug 1, 8:30pm–11:30pm
Presented by: Library of Congress
Venue: Library of Congress North Lawn
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Adapted by Peter Benchley and Carl Gottlieb from Benchley's best-selling novel, the film is expertly, if manipulatively, crafted by director Steven Spielberg and an unforgettable score by John Williams to terrify its audience. Fueled by a successful ad campaign and phenomenal word of mouth and repeat business, "Jaws" broke box-office records and fueled sequels and imitators eager to capitalize on audiences willingly seduced by their own fear. " 

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