The Meg is Closer to ‘Jaws’ Than ‘Sharknado’

MOVIE REVIEW When Steven Spielberg’s Jaws opened in theaters in 1975, it took the world by storm. Not only was the movie hugely popular as it was genuinely scary, it actually affected society in a strange way. Audiences began to have an irrational fear of sharks even when swimming at a lake. When Jaws 2 came to theaters three years later, everyone knew the catchphrase, “Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water…” Since then, it’s been hard for movie studios to be able to drum up the same excitement with their own Jaws knock-offs. Shark movies became a joke. Even Jaws 3 and Jaws: The Revenge were met with disdain (and with good reason). But sharks are still a popular subject, just not one that we take very seriously anymore.
This brings us to next big shark movie, The Meg which judging from the trailers alone, looks like another campy knock-off movie and while it indeed is campy, it isn’t as much as you would think. When comparing movies, The Meg is closer to Jaws tha…

Who are the Stars on Season 24 of 'DWTS'?

The cast of Dancing with the Stars season 24
Dancing couples featured on Dancing with the Stars season 24. (ABC)
The cast of Dancing with the Stars 24th season was announced today on ABC's Good Morning America although most of the names had already been reported for days now. The show will debut with a two-hour premiere on Monday, March 20 at 8:00 p.m. on ABC. Once again, the show will be hosted by Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews and the judges will be Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli, Carrie Ann Inaba and Julianne Hough.

This season dancing stars are:

Nick Viall with Peta Murgatroyd  /  Nancy Kerrigan with Artem Chigvintsev  /  Bonner Bolton with Sharna Burgess
Mr. T with Kym Herjavec  /  Charo with Keo Motsepe  /  Heather Morris with Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Erika Jayne with Gleb Savchenko  /  Chris Kattan with Witney Carson  /  Normani Kordei with Valentin Chmerkovskiy
Simone Biles with Sasha Farber  /  Rashad Jennings with Emma Slater  /  David Ross with Lindsay ArnoldThe cast of Dancing with the Stars season 24

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