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Tiger Shark

  • Film

Time Out says

A minor but highly enjoyable Hawks adventure, with Robinson in expansive form as the Portuguese tuna fisherman who marries a friend's daughter, only to find that she has lost her heart to his younger buddy. Warners revamped the love-triangle story countless times, and Hawks himself reworked it for Barbary Coast; but the film's virtues lie less in its plot (which, with its protagonist mutilated by a shark, occasionally drifts rather waywardly into Moby Dick territory) than in its jaunty mood and in the evocative tuna-fishing sequences, shot on location on the Monterey coast.
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Release Details

  • Duration:80 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Howard Hawks
  • Screenwriter:Wells Root
  • Cast:
    • Edward G Robinson
    • Zita Johann
    • J Carrol Naish
    • Richard Arlen
    • Leila Bennett
    • Vince Barnett
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