Only his second feature film, Jaws cemented Steven Spielbergâ€™s status as a great director in my mind. Jaws was also the first modern blockbuster, which helped to usher in the dreadful three-month wasteland of mindless action pictures and comedies known as the summer season, but I wonâ€™t hold that against it.
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The gulf in quality between Jaws and Jaws: The Revenge may well be the widest between any two such films in the entire history of cinema. This is not meant to be a hyperbolic claim. While Iâ€™m sure others can suggest competitors for this dubious crown, Iâ€™d be willing to defend our featured pair against all comers.