WHO’S IN IT?
Blake Lively (The Age of Adaline), Óscar Jaenada (The Losers), Brett Cullen (Ghost Rider), Sedona Legge (film debut)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Jaume Collet-Serra (Non-Stop), director; Anthony Jaswinski (Vanishing on 7th Street), writer; Lynn Harris (The Notebook) and Matti Leshem (film debut), producers; Marco Beltrami (The Hurt Locker), composer; Flavio Martínez Labiano (Unknown), cinematographer; Joel Negron (The Nice Guys), editor
WHAT’S IT ABOUT?
Nancy (Lively), a young medical student, is surfing on a secluded beach when she is suddenly attacked by a great white shark. Forced to take refuge on a small island 200 yards from shore, she must now try and find a way to survive the shark if she is to make it back alive…
IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?
Perhaps the most intense shark film since Jaws – and definitely not Sharknado – The Shallows is a frightening and engaging ride held together by the key central performance of Blake Lively.