Film Series: Jaws

1975. USA. Dir: Steven Spielberg. With Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw. 124 min.

Nothing says dread on the open sea like “We’re gonna need a bigger boat.” The movie that gave birth to the blockbuster and Spielberg’s career as an A-list director surprises at every turn, eliciting laughter and screams while steadily building the suspense of a monster lurking just beneath the surface.

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / $5