Picks and Pans Review: The Man Who Loves Sharks

updated 07/13/1992 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 07/13/1992 AT 01:00 AM EDT

Discovery (Sun., July 12, 8 P.M. ET)


The channel is running a summer ratings grabber known as Sharks Week, a series of specials about the raptors of the deep. This year it kicks off with this profile of diver and marine cinematographer (The Deep) Stan Waterman.

It amounts to two hours of a very long home movie. If the tide were more honest, it would read The Man Who Loves the Ocean (With Just Enough Sharks Thrown in to Allow Us to Sneak This into Our Showcase Week).

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