Movies like Around the World Under the Sea

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Around the World Under the Sea (1966)
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Around the World Under the Sea (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A five man submarine plants sensors around the worlds oceans to monitor for a impending earthquake.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, adventure, danger, ocean or sea, escapades, heroes, battle of the sexes, destiny, forces of nature, heroic mission, chases and races, space and aliens, shark, volcano, earthquake, chess, computer, advertising, guinea pig, blonde, scuba diving, misanthrope, sea turtle, eel ...
Place: caribbean

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Most similar movies to Around the World Under the Sea

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and rough films with plots about escapades, danger, adventure, heroes, submarine, chases and races and underwater mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Around the World Under the Sea: City Beneath the Sea (1971), Dark Waters (2003), The Neptune Factor (1973), 2010: Moby Dick (2010), Shark Hunter (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
City Beneath the Sea (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of 21st-century colonists inhabit an underwater city called Pacifica. Originally intended as a purely scientific installation, the U. S. government wants to stash all its gold reserves from Fort Knox there, along with a fantastic new ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: underwater, race against time, adventure, escapades, chases and races, danger, submarine, terrorist, environmental issues, biosphere, bio dome
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
30,000 Leagues Under the Sea (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Captain Nemo goes even deeper into insanity in this mesmerizing fantasy tale. Once again at the helm of his fearsome, wildly advanced vessel, the nautical madman endeavors to turn the world above the waves upside down.
Style: serious, exciting, offbeat, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: submarine, robot, adventure, adventurer, underwater, deadly creature, squid, ocean or sea, obsessive quest, chases and races, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 3.3
 660
Dark Waters (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Moneyless, ocean-exploring gigolo and his worldly lady-friend are forced to take part in looking into the possibility that aggression - utilizing marine life - is being planned.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, dangerous animal, survival, adventure, heroic mission, underwater, danger, escapades, heroes, chases and races, space and aliens, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Neptune Factor (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When an underwater ocean lab is lost in a earthquake, an advanced submarine is sent down to find it and encounters terrible danger.
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, ocean, adventure, laboratory, adventurer, dangerous animal, daring rescue, race against time, ocean or sea, save the day, survival ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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2010: Moby Dick (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: That infamous whale is bigger, badder and a whole lot stronger in this sci-fi reimagining of Herman Melville’s classic tale of the battle between man, sea and sea creature starring “Xena” alum Rene O’Connor as the (traditionally male) ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, adventure, dangerous animal, underwater, deadly creature, chases and races, ocean or sea, danger, deadly, escapades, losing-it hero, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 2.9
 853
Shark Hunter (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Megalodon shark. A prehistoric killing machine 60 feet long, flashing 200 pounds of teeth and weighing over 20 tons. It's the deadliest predator the world has ever seen. The scientists say it's been extinct for more than 10,000 years. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, dangerous animal, gory, deadly creature, adventure, ocean or sea, obsessive quest, race against time, rescue, survival, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.2
 319
Steel Sharks (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Submarine crews wage a silent war beneath the waves in this undersea thriller.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, battles, underwater, adventure, confined, danger, ocean or sea, escapades, hostages, daring rescue, rescue, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea is a 1960s American science fiction television series based on the 1961 film of the same name. Both were created by Irwin Allen, which enabled the movie's sets, costumes, props, special effects models, and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: submarine, danger, adventure, ocean or sea, escapades, underwater, heroes, adventurer, heroic mission, global warming, cold war, expedition ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 19th century, an expert marine biologist is hired by the government to determine what's sinking ships all over the ocean. His daughter follows him. They are intercepted by a mysterious captain Nemo and his incredible submarine.
Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, professor, sailor, submarine, ocean or sea, good versus evil, adventure, adventurer, shipwreck, daring rescue, obsessive quest, forces of nature ...
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.1
 2K
MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: end of the world, earthquake, destruction, adventure, chases and races, danger, escapades, race against time, apocalypse, forces of nature, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Captain Nemo and the Underwater City (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Some survivors of a drowning ship are rescued by Captain Nemo and his submarine crew. They are taken to an underwater city, where they may be trapped for the rest of their lives.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: underwater, utopia, submarine, isolation, adventure, confined, escapades, ocean or sea, imaginary, race against time, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.5
 1K
The Rift (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An experimental submarine, the "Siren II", with a very experienced crew is sent to find out what happened to the "Siren I" after it mysteriously dissapeared in a submarine rift. Things go awry when they begin to find things that ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: submarine, underwater, giant monster, ship, gory, deadly creature, adventure, danger, monster, deadly, ocean or sea, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Amazing Captain Nemo (1978)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Captain Nemo (José Ferrer) is found in suspended animation under the sea and revived by modern-day people in order to battle the King of Atlantis, who is under the control of a fiendish mad scientist (Burgess Meredith).
Style: exciting, semi serious, tense
Plot: submarine, underwater, adventure, adventurer, obsessive quest, exotic island, ocean or sea, danger, escapades, mad scientist, battles, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.9
 505
Tides of War (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the cold, dark waters off North Korea a U.S. Navy fast attack submarine meets with a mysterious disaster - it's attacked and nearly sunk by an ominous stealth submarine resulting in the deaths of the Executive Officer and the Engineering ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, government agency, espionage, leadership, ship, war, race against time, underwater, rescue, ocean or sea, survival, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, korea, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Descent Into Darkness (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Deep in the Mariana Sea Trench, a corporate underwater mining complex has been built - an industrial Atlantis. When an accident in a dry-dock chamber kills several miners an investigator is sent to find the cause and immediately finds out that it ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: adventure, investigation, ocean or sea, uncover truth, crimes, danger, escapades, rescue, chases and races, life is a bitch, deadly, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The California coast is terrorized by two enormous prehistoric sea creatures as they battle each other for supremacy of the sea.
Style: absurd, exciting, tense, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: submarine, octopus, underwater, shark, dangerous animal, danger, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, battles, forces of nature, ocean or sea, monster versus monster ...
Time: prehistory, 80s
Place: california, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Mega Shark vs. Mecha Shark (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When another Mega Shark returns from the depths of the sea, world militaries go on high alert. Ocean traffic grinds to a standstill as everyone lives in fear of the insatiable beast. Out of options, the US government unleashes the top secret Mecha ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak
Plot: shark, a.i., ocean or sea, adventure, androids and robots, forces of nature, save the planet, danger, escapades, imaginary, dangerous animal, government agency ...
Place: sydney australia, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.9
 286
Atomic Rulers (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Super criminals are planning to infiltrate Earth with mass nuclear destruction! Only Starman can defend civilization by thwarting evil!
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, alien invasion, orphan, martial arts, adventure, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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SeaQuest 2032 (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In the early 21st century, mankind has colonized the oceans. The United Earth Oceans Organization enlists Captain Nathan Bridger and the submarine seaQuest DSV to keep the peace and explore the last frontier on Earth.
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, sea, good versus evil, ocean or sea, androids and robots, adventure, boy genius, underwater, benign alien, race against time, rescue, save the world ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.3
 2K
Octopus (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During the Cuban missile crisis in 1962, a Russian submarine strays into American waters. On board is a nuclear cargo destined for Castro. The Americans attack and destroy the sub. 38 years later US submarine Roosevelt is in the same waters. An ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: octopus, submarine, dangerous animal, deadly creature, ocean or sea, save the day, adventure, danger, deadly, sea monster, giant monster, creature feature ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Hunting artifacts attributed to Zenon (an ancient scientist from Atlantis), MacGyver and his old professor end up searching for the lost city.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: volcano, hidden treasure, adventure, adventurer, obsessive quest, atlantis, race against time, treasure hunt, danger, escapades, heroes, master villain ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.2
 976
Silent Venom (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The only thing more terrifying than Snakes on a Plane is "Snakes on a Submarine," and that's exactly what we get in this claustrophobic, sub-aquatic thriller starring Luke Perry. Lieutenant Commander O'Neill (Perry) was piloting ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, dangerous animal, save the day, survival, mutant, deadly creature, adventure, race against time, isolation, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Capt. William "Buck" Rogers is a jovial space cowboy who is accidentally time-warped from 1987 to 2491. Earth is engaged in interplanetary war following a global holocaust, and Buck's piloting skills make him an ideal starfighter ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space opera, master villain, master warrior, adventure, save the world, future dystopia, heroic mission, space wars, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from ...
Style: stylized, serious, futuristic, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, androids and robots, adventure, rescue, space battle, save the world, survival, apocalypse, heroic mission, good versus evil, against the odds ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 2.6
 763
Deep Shock (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When an unknown underwater object disables an American nuclear-powered submarine and attacks a submerged Arctic research complex, a scientific expedition flies to the North Pole to investigate these incidents as well as the sudden, inexplicable rise ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, dangerous animal, control room, collision, underwater, deadly creature, ocean or sea, race against time, save the world, forces of nature, heroic mission, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.2
 16K
Wing Commander (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Hollywood version of the popular video game series "Wing Commander". Unlike other video games to feature film transitions, series creator Chris Roberts was heavily involved in the film's creation. This is the story of Christopher ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, space opera, space travel, outer space, spacecraft, adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, heroes, save the world, alien encounter, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Apocalypse (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this epic disaster film of faith, a mother and father search for their only child as a giant asteroid headed for Earth triggers a series of apocalyptic events.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, race against time, adventure, forces of nature, missing child, danger, escapades, save the world, parents and children, heroes, space and aliens, chaos ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Airplane vs. Volcano (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a commercial airliner is trapped within a ring of erupting volcanoes, the passengers and crew must find a way to survive - without landing.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, save the day, adventure, survival, forces of nature, danger, escapades, heroes, control room, spouse in danger, military, beach ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.6
 661
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, race against time, underwater, rescue, u.s. navy, ocean or sea, save the day, adventure, forces of nature, heroic mission, chases and races, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of an atomic submarine battle to save the world from global destruction.
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, talky, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, submarine, betrayal, survival, rescue, explosion, electrocution, sabotage, physicist, nuclear missile, armageddon, disobeying orders ...
Time: future, 1950s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%