You’re Going to Need a Bigger Boat: See Jaws in 3 Animated GIFs

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Aug. 17 2012 3:41 PM

Classic Cinema in 3 GIFs: Jaws

Still from Jaws

Still from Jaws© Universal City Studios, Inc. 1995.

Every once in a while we like to pay tribute to a landmark film by encapsulating it in three animated GIFs. For this installment, we’re honoring Jaws, the 1975 Steven Spielberg blockbuster thriller about a man-eating shark, out on Blu-ray disc this week in a new restoration.

In the comments, let us know which three GIFs you would have selected, and nominate the film we should take on next.

JawsThrash

Images from Jaws© Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2012.

Jaws_ohshit

Images from Jaws© Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2012.

JAWS_Sharksplosion

Images from Jaws© Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2012.

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