7. Facing My Fears


With the 40th #anniversary of the #film’s release this past summer, I decided to #FaceMyFears (“climb back on the horse that threw me,” as my mother put it) and actually see #Jaws. In the theatres! I figured going with a group, among a crowded #theatre full of enthusiastic fans, would ease the blow, and it did. It was still pretty scary though, bloody and violent (as critic Charles Champlin wrote in his original Los Angeles Times review), yet not as bad as some of the stuff that’s on television …