History Film / JawsTheRevenge

4th Sep '16 9:04:09 PM AdamC
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* IdiotBall: A great white shows up in the Bahamas and Michael (a) doesn't report it to the proper authorities, thus endangering God knows how many people, including his own daughter and (b) doesn't even consider that his mother's crazy theory might actually be true, especially considering that great whites are very rare in the Bahamas, and thus think to keep ''himself'' safe by staying out of the water?

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* IdiotBall: IdiotBall:
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A great white shows up in the Bahamas and Michael (a) doesn't report it to the proper authorities, thus endangering God knows how many people, including his own daughter and (b) doesn't even consider that his mother's crazy theory might actually be true, especially considering that great whites are very rare in the Bahamas, and thus think to keep ''himself'' safe by staying out of the water?water?
** Jake decides to take the research money they've been given to study snails to drop that completely so he can study the shark instead. What's more he also goads Michael into going into this with him, despite the fact that Michael is still grieving for his younger brother who ''was just killed by a shark.''
29th Jul '16 2:15:17 PM MrNickelodeon
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* WaterIsDry: When Hoagie gets out of the water in the climax, his clothes are completely dry. In Siskel and Ebert's review of the film, [[https://youtu.be/LK4Jir_Xyes?t=2m57s they both take the time to make fun of this.]]
20th Jul '16 11:45:45 AM tvtropesruinedmylife22
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** Nor do they take revenge on a whole family just because its members blew up three fellow sharks.
*** Although the novelization of the movie [[VoodooShark provided a passable reason.]]
** Sharks ''also'' don't follow people from a very, ''very'' far distance (in this case, from New England to the Bahamas).
20th Jul '16 11:44:21 AM tvtropesruinedmylife22
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* ArtisticLicenseBiology: Sharks. Don't. Roar. [[note]]Why is that? Sharks do not have vocal chords, or even ''lungs'', for that matter.[[/note]]

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* ArtisticLicenseBiology: You have ''no idea.''
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Sharks. Don't. Roar. [[note]]Why is that? Sharks do not have vocal chords, or even ''lungs'', for that matter.[[/note]]


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** Nor do they take revenge on a whole family just because its members blew up three fellow sharks.
*** Although the novelization of the movie [[VoodooShark provided a passable reason.]]
** Sharks ''also'' don't follow people from a very, ''very'' far distance (in this case, from New England to the Bahamas).
20th Jul '16 11:34:41 AM tvtropesruinedmylife22
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* ArtisticLicenseBiology: Sharks. Don't. Roar.

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* ArtisticLicenseBiology: Sharks. Don't. Roar. [[note]]Why is that? Sharks do not have vocal chords, or even ''lungs'', for that matter.[[/note]]
** Also, sharks don't blow up if they're impaled.
21st Mar '16 2:05:55 PM DrOO7
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** The attack on Thea. Imagine witnessing something like that and being far away, unable to help your child.



* InfantImmortality: Thea survives her encounter with the shark.



* SuperPersistentPredator: The shark somehow follows Ellen from New England to the Bahamas - in a matter of days. It practically stalks Michael, almost getting him, and when that doesn't work, it goes after Thea.

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* SuperPersistentPredator: The shark somehow follows Ellen from New England to the Bahamas - in a matter of days. It practically also stalks Michael, almost getting him, and when that doesn't work, it goes after Thea.
18th Mar '16 9:41:21 PM DrOO7
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* AdultFear: The scene where Michael is chased by the shark. Probably the worst fear of every scuba diver out there.



* ChildrenAreInnocent: Thea asks if Sean will ever come back.



* IdiotBall: A great white shows up in the Bahamas and Michael (a) doesn't report it to the proper authorities, thus endangering God knows how many people, including his own daughter and (b) doesn't even consider that his mother's crazy theory might actually be true, especially considering that great whites are very rare in the Bahamas, and thus think to keep ''himself'' safe by staying out of the water?



* ItsAlwaysMardiGrasInNewOrleans: We're in the Bahamas, so of course, Hoagie takes Ellen to a Junkanoo festival. As it turns out, this tropes is justified as it ''is'' the time of the year--the Christmas/New Years--when this festival is held.

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* ItsAlwaysMardiGrasInNewOrleans: We're in the Bahamas, so of course, Hoagie takes Ellen to a Junkanoo festival. As it turns out, this tropes trope is justified as it ''is'' the time of the year--the Christmas/New Years--when year--Christmas/New Year's--when this festival is held.



* SuperPersistentPredator: The shark somehow follows Ellen from New England to the Bahamas - in a matter of days.

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* SuperPersistentPredator: The shark somehow follows Ellen from New England to the Bahamas - in a matter of days. It practically stalks Michael, almost getting him, and when that doesn't work, it goes after Thea.



* NightmareFuel: Come on guys, let's face it. Even this piece of sh*t of a film has it's moments. For example, just forgive how Mitchell Anderson is [[SpecialEffectFailure embarrassingly obviously hiding his arm under his jacket]] and think about his character Sean Brody's situation.
** [[spoiler:Just on your boat, doing your job, when suddenly [[ThreateningShark some unknown menace]] emerges from the depths, latches onto you, and starts violently pulling your arm. For some reason, it's [[SpecialEffectFailure bloody even before it happens]] but who cares!? You manage to stay on the boat, but realize your flippin' arm is gone! [[AndIMustScream You try to scream for help]], but unfortunately your very far out and everyone is busy [[HorrorDoesntSettleForSimpleTuesday Christmas caroling]] so no one can hear you. So the beast returns, and your efforts to keep yourself in the safety of your boat are futile as it effortlessly drags you into the water. Keep screaming all you want for the remainder of your time above water, because it proceeds to pull you down and finish you off.]]

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* NightmareFuel: Come on guys, let's face it. Even this piece of sh*t of a film has it's moments. For example, just forgive how Mitchell Anderson is [[SpecialEffectFailure embarrassingly obviously hiding his arm under his jacket]] and think about his character Sean Brody's situation.
** [[spoiler:Just on your boat, doing your job, when suddenly [[ThreateningShark some unknown menace]] emerges from the depths, latches onto you, and starts violently pulling your arm. For some reason, it's [[SpecialEffectFailure bloody even before it happens]] but who cares!? You manage to stay on the boat, but realize your flippin' arm is gone! [[AndIMustScream You try to scream for help]], but unfortunately your very far out and everyone is busy [[HorrorDoesntSettleForSimpleTuesday Christmas caroling]] so no one can hear you. So the beast returns, and your efforts to keep yourself in the safety of your boat are futile as it effortlessly drags you into the water. Keep screaming all you want for the remainder of your time above water, because it proceeds to pull you down and finish you off.]]

29th Feb '16 3:25:39 PM dbbaker01
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* NightmareFuel: Come on guys, let's face it. Even this piece of sh*t of a film has it's moments. For example, just forgive how Mitchell Anderson is [[SpecialEffectFailure embarrassingly obviously hiding his arm under his jacket]] and think about his character Sean Brody's situation.
**[[spoiler:Just on your boat, doing your job, when suddenly [[ThreateningShark some unknown menace]] emerges from the depths, latches onto you, and starts violently pulling your arm. For some reason, it's [[SpecialEffectFailure bloody even before it happens]] but who cares!? You manage to stay on the boat, but realize your flippin' arm is gone! [[AndIMustScream You try to scream for help]], but unfortunately your very far out and everyone is busy [[HorrorDoesntSettleForSimpleTuesday Christmas caroling]] so no one can hear you. So the beast returns, and your efforts to keep yourself in the safety of your boat are futile as it effortlessly drags you into the water. Keep screaming all you want for the remainder of your time above water, because it proceeds to pull you down and finish you off.]]
7th Feb '16 2:34:52 PM DrOO7
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* CatapultNightmare: Ellen and Michael, both about the shark.


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** Alex Kitner's mother is among those visiting Ellen after Sean's death. And the police secretary is the same from the first two films.
* DecemberDecemberRomance: Ellen and Hoagie.


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* ItsAlwaysMardiGrasInNewOrleans: We're in the Bahamas, so of course, Hoagie takes Ellen to a Junkanoo festival. As it turns out, this tropes is justified as it ''is'' the time of the year--the Christmas/New Years--when this festival is held.
1st Feb '16 3:18:39 PM DracMonster
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!!This time, it's personal:

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