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Greatest summer blockbuster: 'Jaws' or 'Jurassic Park’?

"Jaws" and "Jurassic Park" are regarded as the two greatest creature features of all time, and both classics happen to be directed by legendary director Steven Spielberg. "Jaws" is one of the most critically and commercially successful films of all time, and regarded as the standard for summer blockbusters. "Jurassic Park" came out nearly two decades later, reinventing special effects in the process, and made more than $1 billion globally at the box office. Which creature feature is the greatest summer blockbuster? 🎥

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Ah, it's summer—the time of the year when the weather is hot, ACs are blowing, the grills are fired up, people are wearing short shorts and tank tops, and folks are chilling at the beach. But it's also the time of the year when the most epic movies of the year debut in theaters. So, the Tylt is celebrating the season with our picks for the coveted title of "Greatest Summer Blockbuster." Between July and September, we are asking you to determine which blockbuster from the 20th century should be crowned the Greatest Summer Blockbuster.

Don't forget to cast your vote for the rest our "Greatest Summer Blockbuster" debates below:

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"You're Gonna Need a Bigger Boat!"

Below is the synopsis of "Jaws," per IMDb.

A local sheriff, a marine biologist and an old seafarer team up to hunt down a great white shark wrecking havoc in a beach resort.

"Jaws" holds a 97 percent fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Often designated as the godfather of the summer blockbuster, "Jaws" grossed over $470 million globally at the box office.

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Watch an iconic clip from "Jaws" below.

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"Life finds a way!"

Below is the synopsis of "Jurassic Park," per IMDb

During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.

"Jurassic Park" holds a fresh rating of 92 percent on Rotten Tomatoes, and spun off four sequels. The blockbuster grossed over $1 billion worldwide at the box office.

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Check out a clip from "Jurassic Park" below.

FINAL RESULTS
Entertainment
Greatest summer blockbuster: 'Jaws' or 'Jurassic Park’?
#VoteJaws
A festive crown for the winner
#VoteJurassicPark