The shallows is a film begging for you to shout back at the screen, and while the premise is ridiculous, it. Jun 25, 2016 blake lively squares off against a hungry great white in the shallows, but before things get ugly, the scenery is really, really beautiful. The shallows, a 2010 nonfiction book by nicholas g. Whats the name of the beach in the shallows 2016 movie. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events.
For the majority of the film lively is terrified and fighting for survival against a deadly shark. In the film, a surfer gets stranded 200 yards 180 m from shore, and must use her wits and determination to survive a great white shark attack. Behindthescenes facts about the shallows cosmopolitan. Jun 23, 2016 not all of the blood in the shallows was fake blake lively, who stars in the movie as a surfer fighting a shark while stranded on a rock in the ocean, reveals that one of her stunts went. Watch an exclusive clip from shooting in the shallows featurette from the digital. Jun 24, 2016 as lively told people and ew editorial director jess cagle, much of the shallows was filmed in a wave pool, and the seagull would latch on to her when the water got too choppy. Instead of b movie gore or schmaltzy backstory, it offers a stern. The hallow originally titled the woods is a 2015 horror film directed by corin hardy, written by hardy and felipe marino, and starring joseph mawle, bojana novakovic, michael mcelhatton, and michael smiley. Well, because of this, most of the filming took place inside a giant pool inside of the village roadshow studios, oxenford, queensland, australia and village roadshow studios, gold coast, queensland, australia. It has plentiful suspense, just enough gore, and a main character thats as tough as a coral reef. Feb 14, 2019 a star is born producer on films original ending and the evolution of shallow 10. Blake lively almost broke her nose while filming the shallows. In the subgenre of sharkinfested horror movies, jaws will always reign supreme, but there is still a lot of fun and scares to be milked from the premise.
In the shallows, lively plays a surfer who gets attacked by a shark in a remote location and has to. The shallows 2016, directed by jaume colletserra film. Though she is stranded only 200 yards from shore, survival proves to be the ultimate test of wills, requiring all of nancys ingenuity, resourcefulness, and fortitude. Lets start off by saying that if you havent seen the shallows yet then go and do so now because it is one hell of a movie. Most of the movie takes place in water with a shark that continues attacking. Blake lively filmed many stuntheavy scenes for the shallows while carrying her second child. Blake livelys australian stunt double for the shallows was. Jun 23, 2016 you just gotta jump right in, get your head wet and take this movie on its own terms. Blake lively filmed the shallows stunt scenes while pregnant. The premise sees a surfer named nancy, grieving the recent loss of her mother, head to a secluded beach that her mom went to back when she was pregnant. Best mistakes best pictures new this month best comedy quotes most mistakes questions movie quote quiz imdb top 250 best of 2020 the shallows 2016 4 mistakes. Jun 24, 2016 the shallows is an 87minute thriller set mostly in a lagoon where an injured surfer is battling a shark.
Jun, 2016 blake lively opened up about shooting what might be the most terrifying movie of the summer. Aug 31, 2015 the shallows will begin filming in november at village roadshow studios on queensland, australias gold coast, where the production will be able to showcase the areas beaches and make use of the. This film, the shallows, is for you especially more so if you like tastefully filmed, nonglorified, nonoverly grossly filmed, nonexcessivelyhorror shark films, too. The film was released in the united states on june 24, 2016, by columbia pictures. The shallows is the new killer shark movie starring blake lively and directed by jaume collet serra. Jun 22, 2016 the movie s filming location doesnt offer much in the way of clues as to where the action of the shallows is supposed to have happened. Shark movie in the deep becomes the shallows and lands.
Filming locations 5 filming dates 1 filming locations. Blake lively talks bikinis, why she never saw jaws. The 28yearold actress portrays a surfer fighting for her life after being attacked by a great white shark in the waters off a remote paradise in the new horrorthriller, but being pregnant on set did not stop her from taking on some serious action. Jun 24, 2016 the shallows was originally titled in the deep, and its revealing that the two names selected for the movie are so profoundly selfcontradictory. The shallows is an effective b movie thriller, and this is owed in no small part to lively, who manages to deliver a womaninperil turn thats equal parts magnetic and unexpectedly deadpan.
A star is born producer on films original ending and the. Read the the shallows movie synopsis, view the movie trailer, get cast and crew information, see movie photos, and more on movies. Instead of bmovie gore or schmaltzy backstory, it offers a stern. When you read the script, you say, okay im not so much getting myself into a film as much as an athletic event.
Charlotte, north carolina filming locations for the 2001 film shallow hal starring jack black and gwyneth paltrow filming. It is a britishirish coproduction filmed in ireland. The shallows vfx breakdown behind the scenes youtube. The shallows is a 2016 american survival horror film directed by jaume collet serra, written by anthony jaswinski and starring blake lively. Principal photography began in october 2015 in new south wales and queensland, australia. Blake lively, the rest of the films small cast, and the. The shallows presupposes is that adding a cute seagull, a rotting whale, and a few gopro cameras to the mix probably doesnt hurt.
The shallows, a 2016 thriller film starring blake lively. In the film, a surfer gets stranded 200 yards 180m from shore, and must use her wits and determination to survive a great white shark attack. How realistic is the shark science in the shallows. Sony has released one last trailer for blake livelys summer shark movie the shallows, and it may just be the best one yet. The baja california islands are on the whales migratory route. If you want the latter, there are plenty of those around. This thing is huge, like the jaws sharks father huge. Theres not much plot beyond that, and what little the movie tries to add doesnt make it richer. Blake livelys australian stunt double for the shallows. Mar 08, 2017 according to this article the shallows. Yet there was also a magical, mystical island that, according to.
The shallows is a 2016 american survival horror film directed by jaume colletserra, written by anthony jaswinski and starring blake lively. Jun 22, 2016 when the shallows hits theaters june 24noncoincidentally kicking off both shark week and beach vacation seasonit will follow in a long line of shark thrillers. He refuses to tell her the name of the beach, so we never find out where it is, but we do know where lively filmed those beach scenes. We cant imagine what would be going through our minds if we found ourselves stuck in the water while a shark continuously tries to kill us. A newly pregnant housewife, she seems content to spend her time tending to an immaculate home and doting on her kendoll husband. The shallows is a 2016 film about a surfer stranded on a rock trying to return to shore without being killed by a shark. Jul 14, 2016 those harrowing scenes in the shallowswere not all filmed in the shallows. Oct 21, 2016 the shallows was filmed digitally using arri alexa xt and xt plus, red epic dragon and, for a few scenes, gopro hero 4 black cameras.
This is a nicely done taut thriller, not an overlysensationalized jawslike film. With blake lively, oscar jaenada, angelo josue lozano corzo, joseph salas. Jun 24, 2016 however, it is doubtful that the shallows will even come 5% as close to the box office success that jaws did when he swam into theaters, becoming the first summer movie blockbuster of all time. Nov 05, 2015 blake livelys postbaby body is out of control.
The film takes place on a beach in mexico but was filmed in australia. The movies filming location doesnt offer much in the way of clues as to where the action of the shallows is supposed to have. Sharks are coldblooded killers that come after people like the terminator. Jun 23, 2016 while its a shame that the secret paradise of the shallows doesnt seem to actually exist, maybe its for the best. After all, this is a movie about a woman being attacked by a great white shark. It premiered at the 2015 sundance film festival on 25 january 2015. In the taut thriller the shallows, when nancy blake lively is surfing on a secluded beach, she finds herself on the feeding ground of a great white shark. The rest of the time, they shot in a tank the size of a football field. The stunner is currently in australia, busy her new shark thriller the shallows on lord howe island, and was snapped filming scenes in the. After some sleuthing on imdb, i learned that most of the movie was shot in a giant pool inside a studio in queensland, australia.
Village roadshow studios, gold coast, queensland, australia. Part of the movie was shot in lord howe island, a world heritage site thats about a twohour flight from sydney, australia. Blake lively said that she basically ended up working out hours a day while filming the shallows details on how she got that bikini bod. Once you select rent youll have 14 days to start watching the movie and 48 hours to finish it. Shark drama the shallows filmed on remote island kftv.
The making of blake livelys shark movie the shallows. This is a movie that makes you fall in love and then completely breaks. A mere 200 yards from shore, surfer nancy is attacked by a great white shark, with her short journey to safety becoming the ultimate contest of wills. On the surface, hunter haley bennett appears to have it all. The shallows became the first largescale film production to shoot scenes on the remote lord howe island, which lies 600 nautical miles east. A star is born producer on films original ending and.1506 708 1102 225 1069 1391 1086 149 1110 72 1208 609 787 1038 78 600 1214 581 184 1351 1497 1131 1032 1294 1465 283 635 424 742 1128 1209 699 1327 151 1314 267 1332 862 947 1211 808 1051 622