Film restoration is an incredibly complex process that can enrich an old movie and truly make it sing on that 50-inch flat screen and surround system you just bought. And when the film being restored is Jaws, you make damn sure you get it right.

Above, an in-depth look at the original summer blockbuster getting prettied up for its Blu-ray debut this August 14th. And if you thought the shark was scary, just imagine trying to wrangle all the tech that went into cleaning the negative, repairing scratches, and mastering sound. [YouTube via Entertainment Weekly]