Movies like Submerged 2001

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Submerged (2001)
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Submerged (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A moment by moment account of the sinking and rescue of the crew of the submarine USS Squalus which was the first rescue of living crew on a submarine.
Plot: navy, submarine, accident, inventor
Time: 1930s

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Most similar movies to Submerged

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, tense and suspenseful films with plots about navy, submarine, danger, heroes, accident, military and underwater scene mostly in Drama, War and Thriller genres. Some movies like Submerged: Sub Down (1997), The Trial of Chaplain Jensen (1975), Greyhound (2020), 72 Meters (2004), The Fifth Missile (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sub Down (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a nuclear attack submarine crashes on the floor of the Artic ocean, it's up to a pair of research scientists to save the entire crew before time and oxygen run out.
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, military, adventure, chases and races, heroes, escapades, catastrophe, forces of nature, heroic mission, rescue, save the day, danger ...
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95%
The Trial of Chaplain Jensen (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Based on a true story, this film tells the story of Chaplain Andrew Jensen, the only U.S. navy chaplain ever court-martialed on charges of adultery.
Plot: navy, chaplain, naval officer, adultery
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.0
 80K
Greyhound (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Canada, China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A first-time captain leads a convoy of allied ships carrying thousands of soldiers across the treacherous waters of the “Black Pit” to the front lines of WW2. With no air cover protection for 5 days, the captain and his convoy must battle the ...
Style: serious, exciting, emotional, compassionate, suspense ...
Plot: navy, u.s. navy, warship, world war two, submarine, war, convoy, ocean, ship captain, ocean or sea, battleship, captain ...
Time: 1940s
Place: atlantic ocean
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100%
 6.6
 2K
72 Meters (2004)
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film begins in the 1980s Soviet Union. Two best friends, Orlov and Muravyev, are serving at the Black Sea Navy Base in Sevastopol, Crimea. Both fall in love with one beautiful girl Nelly, and their friendship suffers a first blow. Because she ...
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, psychological, thought provoking
Plot: submarine, navy, military, explosion, underwater, underwater scene, danger, friendship, survival, rescue, comrade, soviet army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Fifth Missile (1986)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The crew of a Polaris submarine, on a training mission simulating an attack on Russia, is stricken by toxic poisoning. One of the poison's effects is to make its victims hallucinate, and the sub's captain imagines that he has been given an ...
Plot: submarine, russian, psychiatrist, war game, bomb, world war three, missile, nuclear, doomsday, navy, race against time, water
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.9
 14K
Phantom (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The haunted Captain of a Soviet submarine holds the fate of the world in his hands. Forced to leave his family behind, he is charged with leading a covert mission cloaked in mystery.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: submarine, cold war, navy, military, military life, mission gone awry, leadership, sea disaster, danger, haunted by the past, delusion, nuclear threat ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: ussr, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Bedford Incident (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Richard Widmark plays a hardened cold-war warrior and captain of the American destroyer USS Bedford. Sidney Poitier is a reporter given permission to interview the captain during a routine patrol. Poitier gets more than he bargained for when the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, submarine, navy, war, heroic mission, danger, race against time, journalism, military, battlefield, nuclear missile, confrontation ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: atlantic ocean, greenland, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.8
 75
The Valiant (1962)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Having placed mines on the hull of a British warship whilst it is safe in harbour during the second World War , the two man crew of an Italian miniature submarine are captured and held prisoner whist the crew try and discover the nature of their ...
Plot: navy, british navy, submarine, capture, naval uniform, duty, world war two, interrogation, warship, honor, evacuation, underwater scene ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: africa, egypt, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.5
 1K
Parrish (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Parrish McLean lives with his mother Ellen on Sala Post's tobacco plantation in the Connecticut River Valley. His mother winds up marrying Sala's rival Judd Raike, ruthless planter who wants to drive Sala out of business. Judd insists that ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, emotional, sexual
Plot: love triangle, arson, family relations, submarine, social differences, fall in love, love affair, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, americana, destiny, romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.7
 182
Hurricane (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two hurricane hunters track a huge, violent hurricane that is bearing down on a Gulf Coast town.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: hurricane, forces of nature, catastrophe, heroes, danger, escapades, rescue, adventure, chases and races, running out of gas, natural disaster, party ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Her Last Chance (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Drug adict teen gets out of rehab only to be accused of her boyfriend's death.
Plot: death, accident, drug addiction, defense attorney, kissing, african american woman, mother daughter relationship, teenager, drug addict, party, drugs, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Great Wallendas (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Made-for-TV movie, tells the true story of the Great Wallendas, a family of circus acrobats famous for their seven-person high wire pyramid act, that one night ended in tragedy.
Plot: circus, tragedy, accident, tightrope, carnival, acrobat
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Rainbow Warrior (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Peter Wilcox (Voight), as skipper of the 'Rainbow Warrior', a Greenpeace ship, docks in Auckland, July 1985, preparing for a protest against French nuclear testing in the south pacific. When a bomb rips open the vessel, killing a crew ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: environmental issue, terrorist attack, state affairs, law enforcement, heroes, investigation, terrorism, ship, environmentalism, rivalry, fighting the system, catastrophe ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
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32%
 7.4
 7K
Das Boot (2018)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An inexperienced U-boat crew has to survive a secret mission and a young German woman is torn between loyalty for her home country and the French resistance in the WWII drama.
Style: tense, realistic, exciting, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: submarine, navy, french resistance, world war two, underwater scene, insubordination, nazi occupation, gestapo, nuclear threat, danger, leadership, heroic mission ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Northern Limit Line (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The movies follows the incident knows as the second battle of Yeonpyeong which happened in 2002.
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: navy, sea, battles, sea battle, showdown, soldier, naval battle, naval officer, military, patriotism, inter-korean relations, patriot ...
Time: 2000s
Place: south korea, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.0
 4K
On the Beach (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The world has finally managed to blow itself up and only Australia has been spared from nuclear destruction and a gigantic wave of radiation is floating in on the breezes. One American sub located in the Pacific has survived and is met with disdain ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, exciting, gloomy ...
Plot: apocalypse, save the world, survival, heroic mission, atomic bomb, race against time, navy, nuclear, chaos, danger, adventure, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Voyage of the Yes (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Two teenagers set out on a 2000-mile sailboat journey from California to Hawaii and en route combat the natural challenges and their inner shortcomings.
Plot: boat, accident, survival, spy, interracial relations, sailboat, leg amputation, hospital, young people
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.3
 996
Common Ground (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This movie contains three short stories dealing with the theme of homosexuality. In "A Friend of Dorothy", a woman joins the Navy during the 1950's and discovers lesbianism. In "Mr. Roberts", a teacher in a 1970's ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, realistic, anthology, captivating ...
Plot: coming out, navy, small town, couple relations, fall in love, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, teenage life, society, opposites attract, best friends ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 1950s, year 1974, year 1954 ...
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31%
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 6.3
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Angel Dusted (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cautionary anti-drug film based on a true story, made for NBC television. Drama about the effects on Jean Stapleton and Arthur Hill when their teenage son (John Putch, Stapleton's real-life son) gets spaced out on a marijuana joint laced with ...
Plot: denial, drug use, mental institution, high school, hallucination, teenager, broken glass, school, blood, pill, drugs, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 1K
The Hunley (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: CSS Hunley tells the incredible true story of the crew of the manually propelled submarine CSS Hunley, during the siege of Charleston of 1864. It is a story of heroism in the face of adversity, the Hunley being the first submersible to sink an enemy ...
Style: touching, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: submarine, american civil war, civil war, rivalry, state affairs, tragic hero, heroes, anti heroes, escapades, war, military, confined ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1800s, year 1995
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, navy, cold war, nuclear, underwater, nuclear submarine, sea disaster, catastrophe, danger, race against time, leadership, patriotism ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: soviet union, ussr, russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.3
 95
Mary White (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In this heart-warming true story of a loving father-daughter relationship, William Allen White (Ed Flanders) reflects on the last year he spent with his daughter Mary (Kathleen Beller
Style: emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: parents and children, family relations, journalism, love and romance, accident, horse riding, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, death, horse
Time: 70s, 1910s, 1920s
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Winter People (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young widower moves with his daughter into a North Carolina mountain town in 1934. He quickly takes up with a young woman with an illegitimate baby. First he must prove himself to her father and her three brothers. He does so first by joining them ...
Style: touching, captivating, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: mountain, widower, tragic love, fall in love, romance, babies and infants, love and romance, couples, youth, vengeance, unfulfilled love, single parent ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Last U-Boat (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, USA, Japan, Austria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Near the end of WWII a lone U-Boat is sent from Germany to Japan carrying plutonium needed for a Japanese A-Bomb. During the long journey, news arrives on the radio that Hitler killed himself and Germany has surrendered. This causes a rift in the ...
Plot: submarine, british navy, world war two, nazi, captain, hitler, loyalty, secret mission, periscope, uranium, duty, torpedo ...
Time: year 1945
Place: germany, norway, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Miracle of Kathy Miller (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: With the support of her parents (Sharon Gless & Frank Converse), an Arizona adolescent (Helen Hunt) overcomes severe injuries to run in a 10K race.
Plot: coma, hit by a car, track and field, car accident, race, husband wife relationship, athlete, accident, high school, teenager, recovery, running ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.6
 4K
Blackbird (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A terminally ill mother invites her family to their country house for one final gathering, but tensions quickly boil over between her two daughters.
Style: sentimental, disturbing, sincere, thought provoking, heartbreaking ...
Plot: terminal illness, family relations, euthanasia, life & death, family problems, dying man, meaning of life, doubts and hesitations, problem solving, death of mother, dark secret, health situation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 3K
Plenty (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: David Hare's account of a one-time French freedom fighter who gradually realizes that her post-war life is not meeting her expectations.
Style: thought provoking, contemplative, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: french resistance, world war two, love and romance, crumbling marriage, hopes, introspection, wartime life, homecoming, innocence lost, haunted by the past, society, soldier ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s, 50s, 40s, 20th century ...
Place: england, europe, london, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.3
 106K
Crimson Tide (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: On a US nuclear missile sub, a young first officer stages a mutiny to prevent his trigger happy captain from launching his missiles before confirming his orders to do so.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, nuclear threat, military, navy, danger, cold war, russian, save the day, nuclear, military life, rebelliousness, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: russia, mediterranean sea, alabama, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.0
 16
For Michelle (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Brett Cornell learns that the mother of a child he is alleged to have Fathered 5 years prior, has died in an accident, he heads south to try and take custody of the daughter that he never knew. Brett takes to desperate measures to make it in ...
Plot: custody, intimacy, accident, court, love, death
Place: north carolina, new york, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dodson's Journey (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man takes his young daughter on a cross-country fly-fishing trip following the death of his father and his wife's decision to get a divorce.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: single parent, family problems, couples, family relations, breakup, love and romance, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, hopes, bittersweet, human nature, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%