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'Jaws' turns 40: Five reasons it wouldn't work today
4. No one goes swimming anymore

OK, that's an exaggeration. But it's true that summer beach vacations just aren't the tradition they once were. Parents and kids alike are burdened with more commitments and less free time, and Griswold-style family trips are becoming a relative rarity. A shark terrorizing a seaside resort wouldn't resonate the same way it did in 1975 - most of us would shrug and say, "Who has time to go to the beach?"

by das monde on Tue Jun 2nd, 2015 at 11:04:22 PM EST

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