Oceanic whitetip shark with an entourage of pilot fish. The whitetip is a large pelagic shark inhabiting tropical and warm temperate seas. This aggressive but slow-moving fish dominates feeding frenzies, and is a danger to shipwreck or air crash survivors. Recent studies show steeply declining populations because its large fins are highly valued as the chief ingredient of shark fin soup...The pilot fish eats ectoparasites on, and leftovers around the host species.
Jaws - The peaceful resort town of Amity, Massachusetts has always depended upon its thriving summer tourist trade to get it through the lean winter months ahead. But when a swimmer is killed by a great white shark, Sheriff Brody faces great opposition when he proposes to close the beaches, right before the 4th of July holiday weekend.