Peter Benchley's The Beast


2h 1996

Brief Synopsis

A giant sea creature lurking off the shores of a coastal community preys on sailors and divers. After a greedy poacher attempts to capture the creature with deadly results, a crew including a fishing boat captain, a Coast Guard Lieutenant and a marine biologist set sail to outwit the monster. Based

Film Details

Also Known As
Beast, The
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1996
Location
Sydney, Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A giant sea creature lurking off the shores of a coastal community preys on sailors and divers. After a greedy poacher attempts to capture the creature with deadly results, a crew including a fishing boat captain, a Coast Guard Lieutenant and a marine biologist set sail to outwit the monster. Based on the novel by Peter Benchley.

Crew

Lyn Askew

Costume Supervisor

Peter Benchley

Source Material (From Novel)

Peter Benchley

Executive Producer

Scott Beverly

Animatronics

Frankie Blue

Music

Scott Brokate

Key Grip

Dianne Brown

Assistant Production Accountant

Mary Buck

Casting

Roger Buckingham

Director Of Photography

Geoff Burton

Director Of Photography

Spike Cherrie

Stunt Coordinator

Robin Clifton

Location Manager

Steve Cohen

Grip

Charlie Crutcher

Dialogue Editor

Don Davis

Music

Roberta Doheny

Sound Mixer

Susan Edelman

Casting

Earl Ellis

Digital Effects Supervisor

David Emerson

Camera

Don Fergus

Camera

Tod Feuerman

Editor

Colin Fletcher

Assistant Director

Gary S. Gerlich

Sound Effects Editor

Colin Gibson

Art Director

Murray Gosson

Props

Cassie Hanlon

Makeup Artist

Cassie Hanlon

Hair

Leilani Hannah

Other

Gabrielle Healy

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Alan Holly

Adr Mixer

William Hooper

Sound Effects Editor

Leslie Huntley

Visual Effects

William Jacobs

Sound Editor

Stan Jones

Music Editor

Michael R Joyce

Producer

Scot J Kelly

Associate Editor

Dorn Kennison

Other

Elliot L. Koretz

Sound Effects Editor

Richard Le Grand

Sound Editor

Terry Lee

Helicopter Pilot

Will Matthews

Unit Manager

Robert Mcnabb

Dialogue Editor

James Mcteigue

Assistant Director

Bart J Mixon

Digital Effects Supervisor

Pat Nash

Other

Tana Nugent Jamieson

Producer

Owen Paterson

Production Designer

Susanne Pearce

Assistant

Ian Plummer

Gaffer

Tab Pride

Special Effects Supervisor

Peter Reale

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Julia Ritchie

Production Manager

Ann Robinson

Casting

Christine Robson

Production Accountant

David Russell

Storyboard Artist

Jennifer Scott

Production Coordinator

Guntis Sics

Sound Recordist

Harry Snodgrass

Sound Effects Editor

Harry Snodgrass

Sound Designer

Walter Spencer

Sound Editor

Walter Spencer

Dialogue Editor

John Titley

Assistant Director

David Tucker

Camera

Robert Ulrich

Adr Editor

Lesley Vanderwalt

Makeup Supervisor

Lesley Vanderwalt

Hair

Joseph Viskocil

Pyrotechnics

Christopher Warren

Camera Operator

Gene Warren

Visual Effects Supervisor

Gene Warren

Assistant Camera Operator

Ruth Watson

Production Coordinator

J.b. White

Screenplay

Dan Wigutow

Executive Producer

Pamela Willis-burden

Script Supervisor

Howard Wilmarth

Music

Margot Wilson

Costume Designer

David Woodward

Steadicam Operator

Lea Worth

On-Set Dresser

Philip Worth

Construction Manager

Film Details

Also Known As
Beast, The
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1996
Location
Sydney, Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States April 28, 1996

Aired in United States April 29, 1996

Released in United States on Video April 28, 1998

Began shooting October 1995.

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