The Deep Guts: Diving into ‘Orca’

Credit: John Berkey
Dino De Laurentiis and King Kong working together. Credit: Dino De Laurentiis Company
The sorta-novelization with the same John Berkey artwork featured on the film poster. Credit: Pan Books
Whether in a novel or in a film, the final showdown between Campbell and Orca is inevitable. Credit: Dino De Laurentiis Company
Richard Harris as Captain Jack Campbell. Credit: Dino De Laurentiis Company
Charlotte Rampling as Rachel Bedford. Credit: Dino De Laurentiis Company
Damsel-in-distress Bo Derek finds herself in a precarious situation for her feature film debut. Credit: Dino De Laurentiis Company
The whales just wanna have fun. Credit: Dino De Laurentiis Company
Orca’s cinematography on display courtesy of J. Barry Herron and Ted Moore. Credit: Dino De Laurentiis Company
Rampling’s Rachel sympathizes with Harris’s Campbell, a less sympathetic character in the novel. Credit: Dino De Laurentiis Company
The final showdown between two mammals. Credit: Dino De Laurentiis Company

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