GenreDrama ScreenplayGeorge Green CountryUnited States
Release date1949 Based onOmoo
by Herman Melville WriterGeorge Green (screenplay), Leon Leonard (screenplay), Herman Melville (novel) CastRon Randell, Devera Burton, Trevor Bardette, Pedro de Cordoba Similar moviesDeep Blue Sea, The Last Shark, Bait, Jurassic Shark, Roboshark, Jaws
Omoo-Omoo the Shark God is a 1949 American exploitation film directed by Leon Leonard. Loosely based on the Herman Melville novel Omoo, it is about the curses that befall a ship following the removal of pearls from an island shrine.
The film is also known as The Shark God in the United Kingdom.