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The Man Who Built Jaws Almost Killed Paul Newman - Jaws - Jaws 2 - Jaws 3 - Film History - Binge-Watchers Podcast #8
January 17, 2014 Joe Alves

John fulfills Nick's wish to deliver Joe Alves, director of Jaws 3D They get into the deep end and learn how the shark was built, how Joe did a lot of directing with little credit, how he got Paul Newman into racing and accidentally almost got him seriously injured, how the studio system really worked, how he gave Lea Thompson her first role, why Jaws went 3D, the real life inspiration for Captain Quint, why the original director of Jaws 2 got fired, and the trouble with Dennis Quad starring in Jaws 3, and lots more, listen in!!! 

(the first ten or so min are a little choppy, sorry folks, but it clears up after that) 

John fulfills Nick's wish to deliver Joe Alves, director of Jaws 3D They get into the deep end and learn how the shark was built, how Joe did a lot of directing with little credit, how he got Paul Newman into racing and accidentally almost got him seriously injured, how the studio system really worked, how he gave Lea Thompson her first role, why Jaws went 3D, the real life inspiration for Captain Quint, why the original director of Jaws 2 got fired, and the trouble with Dennis Quad starring in Jaws 3, and lots more, listen in!!! 

(the first ten or so min are a little choppy, sorry folks, but it clears up after that) 

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