Category: Jaws

Sharks and Bandits: A Q&A with Mike Matessino

by Jason LeBlanc 2015 has been a great year to be a John Williams fan. For the 40th anniversary of Jaws, Geffen Records reissued the original LP program on vinyl and digital. For the 25th anniversary of Home Alone, Sony…

Intrada Announces JAWS 2 (2CD)

JAWS 2 (2CD) Composed and Conducted by JOHN WILLIAMS Label: Intrada Special Collection Volume ISC 331 Date: 1978 Time: 101:48 Tracks: 43 Excitement for John Williams fans! Long-awaited 2-CD expanded release of popular Jaws 2 soundtrack gets premiere release! Williams…

‘Jaws 2’ Original Album Re-released in HD

Geffen Records has released a remastered version of the original soundtrack album for Jaws 2, the CD of which has been out of print for a few years now. The new release can be downloaded at HDTracks.com in audiophile 96kHz/24bit…

Intrada Releases ‘JAWS 3-D’ 2CD Set

Long-awaited 2-CD premiere of the entire thrilling soundtrack by Alan Parker for installment three of the legendary Jaws franchise, this one shown in 3-D when debuting in 1983. – Full details and track list at the Intrada website. Discuss this…

The Oscars Get Bitten By ‘Jaws’

John Williams didn’t win an Academy Award on Sunday night (Mycheal Danna took the best original score Oscar for “Life of Pi”) but the composer’s work almost stole the show when the telecast’s producers used his “Jaws” theme to cut…

John Williams Recalls ‘Jaws’

JOHN WILLIAMS RECALLS ‘JAWS’ By Jon Burlingame The Film Music Society, July 14, 2012  “John Williams has made our movie more adventurous and gripping than I ever thought possible.” — Steven Spielberg, writing about Jaws in 1975

‘Jaws’ Special at Movie Magic Radio Show

Tim Burden and John Takis discuss the Jaws legacy and choose their favorite cues from the first score and its sequel – Movie Magic Jaws Special. Featuring John Takis, Richard Kaufman and the directors of Ice Age 4. Horner, Williams, Tiomkin,…

Steven Spielberg’s ‘JAWS’ Coming to Blu-ray August 14

PRESS RELEASE: ACADEMY AWARD® WINNER STEVEN SPIELBERG’S ICONIC SUMMER CLASSIC COMES TO BLU-RAY™ FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, DIGITALLY REMASTERED & FULLY RESTORED IN HONOR OF UNIVERSAL’S 100TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION ON AUGUST 14TH, OWN THE BLU-RAY™ COMBO PACK WITH DVD,…