Mako: The Jaws of Death

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Mako: The Jaws of Death (1976, USA) is a Eco-Terror film directed by William Grefe.


Main Details

  • Released in 1976 | Color
  • Running Time: 91 Min.
  • Production Co: Mako Associates | Universal Majestic Inc.
  • Distribution Co: Cannon Film Distributors (1976) (USA) (theatrical) | Cinépix Film Properties (CFP) (Canada)
  • Directed by William Grefe
  • Written by William Grefe & Robert Madaris
  • Starring Richard Jaeckel, Jennifer Bishop, Buffy Dee, Harold Sakata, John Davis Chandler, Ben Krokek
  • Produced by Bob Bagley, William Grefe, Doro Vlado Hreljanovic, Paul Joseph, Robert Plumb
  • Cinematography by Julio C. Chávez
  • Film Editing by Julio C. Chávez, Ronald Sinclair

Also Known As

  • Killer Jaws (Philippines) (English title)
  • Maco - kuoleman kita (Finland)
  • Mako lo squalo della morte (Italy)
  • Mako, die Bestie (Germany)
  • Mako, el tiburón de la muerte (Spain)
  • Mako, o Tubarão Assassino (Brazil)
  • Saalistaja (Finland)
  • Saalistajat (Finland) (video title)
  • Sta dontia tou lefkou karharia (Greece)
  • Sti folia tou dolofonou karharia (Greece) (reissue title)
  • The Jaws of Death


  • Filmed without the benefit of cages or mechanical sharks to offer protection!
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