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Is open waters a true story?

The film is loosely based on the true story of Tom and Eileen Lonergan, who in 1998 went out with a scuba diving group, Outer Edge Dive Company, on the Great Barrier Reef, and were accidentally left behind because the dive-boat crew failed to take an accurate headcount.

What shark movie is based on a true story?

2003’s Open Water is based on actual events surrounding the disappearance of an American couple scuba diving in the shark-infested waters around the Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Queensland, Australia. The movie was written and directed by Chris Kentis, and produced by Kentis’ wife Laura Lau — both avid divers.

Did the couple from open water survive?

In a real-life version of the film “Open Water,” Timothy and Paula Allen spent a terrifying 24 hours bobbing in the Gulf of Mexico after a current carried them away from their boat during a scuba diving excursion.

What happened to the real people in open water?

Although rare, other such incidents of divers being left behind in the open ocean have happened. Even Kentis and his wife Laura Lau, both experienced divers, once found themselves temporarily abandoned by their dive boat during a diving excursion.

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Was open water filmed in a pool?

Film’s Actors Spend Grueling Hours Swimming with Live Sharks

For the low-budget thriller Open Water, actors Blanchard Ryan and Daniel Travis were required to film on location in 60 feet of ocean water with live sharks. Ryan and Travis play a yuppie couple on vacation in the Caribbean for a bit of fun and scuba diving.

Did they use real sharks in the reef?

No CGIs here, only real sharks

And it uses them in a totally original way, not the Sharknado “this is some footage of a real reef shark even though the actors are only in two inches of water” way. The shark footage organically drives the action of the movie and was seamlessly cut in.

Does Warren survive in the reef?

On the overturned yacht, Warren spots a large great white shark circling the vessel. … When Matt goes to retrieve it, he is attacked by the shark. His legs are severed and he quickly dies.