Kevin Mahar & Matt Glasson take on the best & worst (& both?) shark films to celebrate Shark Week.
Kevin and Matt Geek Out About Shark MoviesObservatory (543 Union Street, Brooklyn, New York, NY) Map it $10
Just in time for Shark Week, it’s KEVIN AND MATT GEEK OUT ABOUT SHARK MOVIES.
Comedian Kevin Maher and filmmaker Matthew Glasson present an obsessive look at shark cinema from JAWS to SHARKNADO and almost everything in-between. The hosts revisit pre-JAWS films,JAWS rip-offs, sanctioned sequels, TV documentaries, CGI monster movies and the hit TV show that literally jumped the shark.
There’s clips from the JAWS-inspired porno GUMS. And footage from the Bollywood JAWS. Plus scenes of sharks versus zombies, superheroes, giant apes, Jackie Chan, Burt Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, the Olsen Twins and even the Harlem Globetrotters.
With a special appearance by comedian Stuart Wellington (from The Flophouse Movie Podcast)
In this special 90-minute show the AUDIENCE DECIDES which clips they’ll watch. Vote for Bo Derek in ORCA THE KILLER WHALE or Karen Black from KILLER FISH. Come see why Kevin and Matt were special guest at last summer’s JAWSFEST.
Plus prizes including tickets to the NY Aquarium and a set of vintage JAWS 2 trading cards.
Sponsored by Narragansett beer, offering $3 drinks from 7pm until showtime.