In our season 2 finale, Slate takes us underwater to explore all of the things that live down deep and want to eat you. From deep sea adventure films to the radiation monster movies of the 50s to the first summer blockbuster of all time, we'll explore squids, crocodiles, sharks and piranhas in the movies. This is the episode to ruin your summer!
LINKS TO SOME OF THE MOVIES WE DISCUSS
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea ($3.99 on Amazon)
Monster from the Ocean Floor (free on Dailymotion)
Jaws ($3.99 on Amazon)
Alligator (free on Youtube)
Cyclone (free on Youtube)
Jaws: The Revenge ($3.99 on Amazon)
Lake Placid ($3.99 on Amazon)
Deep Blue Sea ($3.99 on Amazon)
Leeches (free on Youtube)
Piranha 3D (free on DailyMotion)
The Shallows (in theaters now)
The original squid from "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea"
The wedding scene from "Alligator"
The "Jaws" Filmumentary