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  1. Bloodlust for shark that ate student

    Posted Jun 09th 2005, 12:00am by Gavin Du Venage

    ... Gavin du Venage in Cape Town A man-eating shark off the South African coast has sparked a frenzy for revenge after it swallowed a young man whole last Saturday, leaving nothing behind but the tattered remains of his wetsuit. The shark everyone is looking ...

  2. Jaws

    Posted Nov 28th 2004, 12:00am by Diana McPartlin

    ... Compiled by Diana McPartlin Jaws by Peter Benchley Pan $105 More than 20 million copies have sold since this novel appeared in 1974. This 30th-anniversary edition is a trip back to the nightmare on Amity Beach. Chief Brody is in charge of keeping the peace on the Massachusetts resort island. When a series of shark attacks threaten the idyllic milieu and the all-important tourist ...

  3. Jaws of death

    Posted Jan 07th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Nick Squires It is every swimmer's and surfer's nightmare. As summer in Australia reaches its peak, the fear of being mauled or killed by a shark is in the minds of the millions heading to the beach. The most recent fatality occurred just three ...

  4. Channel hop

    Posted Oct 09th 2005, 12:00am by Paul Kay

    ... was the inspiration for the character of Captain Quint, the cantankerous old sea dog with a personal vendetta against sharks played to memorable effect by Robert Shaw in Steven Spielberg's Jaws ...

  5. Paws for thought

    Posted Dec 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... sharks circling the boat. (Cue the creepy soundtrack from Jaws.) But she was perfectly safe inside a cage- not like me when I was grabbed by that owl! The divers wore masks so they could see ...

  6. Still afraid to get back in the water?

    Posted Feb 19th 2006, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... 'Jaws' author Peter Benchley scared the world with his tale of a terrorised community. But he was always a defender of sharks, writes Mathew Scott When Jaws author Peter Benchley ... of the man who passed away last Saturday at age 65 after a long fight with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Benchley didn't really know what was in store when he released Jaws in 1974. ...

  7. Have your say

    Posted Aug 09th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... No excuse for mix-up I refer to the article 'Two more bodies mixed up at mortuary' (SCMP, July 27). This news makes me really angry. This is the second mix-up this year. I think the process of transporting and handling corpses needs to be review ...

  8. To cull or be killed?

    Posted Oct 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... A spate of shark attacks in Australian waters has sparked debate on whether the great white should be eradicated. In the town that could be the setting for Jaws there is little doubt, says ... blockbuster Jaws. Underwater footage of great whites used in the film was filmed at Dangerous Reef, a few kilometres up the coast. Heron was attacked as he surfed in a picturesque cove south ...

  9. Film (1987)

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... James Porteous Jaws: The Revenge Michael Caine, Lance Guest, Lorraine Gary, Mario Van Peebles Director: Joseph Sargent Sequels rarely match the original, but the gulf between Jaws ... the first two films. (The events of second sequel Jaws 3-D are ignored- not so much the 'franchise reboot' popular today, more a 'meh, forget it'.) While Jaws builds up patiently ...

  10. The Oh!lympics on The Peak

    Posted Aug 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Dunk, help the fattest man in the world keep fit by shooting his food away with a bow and arrow in The Big Belly Challenge, or, in Race To The Jaws, beat Hong Kong windsurfing champion Lee Lai-shan by sailing a mini-boat towards a great white shark's wide-open jaws. Those who achieve the highest results each day will have a chance to win a cruise for two worth $500. The best ...




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