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Shark Attack (1999)

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In a once serene African fishing village, a marine biologist goes in search of some answers when his friend becomes a victim in one of a series of brutal shark attacks.

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Bob Misiorowski
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Cordell McQueen Cordell McQueen ... Marc Desantis
Casper Van Dien ... Steven McKray
Chris Olley Chris Olley ... Police Chief
Jacob Makgoba Jacob Makgoba ... Machete Policeman
Paul Ditchfield Paul Ditchfield ... Professor Bookman
Shelley Meskin Shelley Meskin ... First Pretty Co-Ed
Candice Berman Candice Berman ... Second Pretty Co-Ed
Bentley Mitchum Bentley Mitchum ... Dr. Miles Craven
Simo Magwase Simo Magwase ... Tanka
Willie Willie ... Boat Captain
Ernie Hudson ... Lawrence Rhodes
Anton Dekker Anton Dekker ... Jan
Tony Caprari Tony Caprari ... Mani (as Toni Caprari)
Dave Ridley Dave Ridley ... Mr. Hacker
Jenny McShane ... Corine Desantis (as Jennifer McShane)
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Storyline

A marine biologist heads for Port Amanzi in Africa after his friend, Mark DeSantis, is supposedly a victim of a fatal shark attack. DeSantis had been conducting research on a series of shark attacks in the area prior to his death and now his friend, along with DeSantis' sister, takes up the research and finds that the sharks may not be the only threat in Port Amanzi. Written by Anonymous

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some violence and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA | Israel | South Africa

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 May 1999 (Thailand) See more »

Also Known As:

Alerte aux requins See more »

Filming Locations:

Port Alfred, South Africa

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Sound Mix:

Stereo | Dolby Digital (5.1)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Jenny McShane appears in the 3rd Shark Attack movie, but plays a different character. See more »

Goofs

When Corinne looks down the microscope, she says that there is a hormone in the unusual-looking cell. You would not be able to see a hormone through a microscope and the cell is quite clearly a normal-looking eosinophil. See more »

Quotes

[last Lines]
Machete Policeman: I'm glad I fed your brother to the sharks.
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Crazy Credits

Port Amanzi is a fictitious name created for the filming location of Port Alfred, South Africa, where no real shark attacks have occurred. See more »

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Painfully bad
5 August 1999 | by Pat-88See all my reviews

The worst shark movie ever made. Yeah even better than those two god-awful Jaws sequels: Jaws 3D & Jaws The Revenge. Check this out: Some people trying to catch a huge white shark at a small lake. That's odd, they usually appear in the ocean. If anyone have seen a shark in a river or lake before, please tell me.

If you thought the shark looks fake in Jaws. This shark looks so fake, your eyes will pop out. Did I already mention you about the bad acting? Pretty lousy, you ask me. Don't watch it. It's not worth your time. I am really sorry that I've wasted my time on this stupid movie.

No Stars


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