Movies like Around the World Under the Sea

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Around the World Under the Sea (1966)
 5.2
 527
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, adventure, space and aliens, heroes, ocean or sea, destiny, battle of the sexes, danger, heroic mission, chases and races, forces of nature, escapades, shark, volcano, earthquake, blonde, chess, computer, advertising, guinea pig, misanthrope, sea turtle, scuba diving, eel ...
Place: caribbean

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 futuristic films with plots about danger, escapades, adventure, submarine, chases and races, heroes and underwater mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Around the World Under the Sea: City Beneath the Sea (1971), The Neptune Factor (1973), Dark Waters (2003), Shark Hunter (2001), 2010: Moby Dick (2010). 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, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: underwater, chases and races, adventure, danger, race against time, escapades, environmental issues, sea, terrorist, biosphere, bio dome, submarine
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Neptune Factor (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, ocean, deadly, alien encounter, adventure, escapades, save the day, forces of nature, confined, deathtrap, survival ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, offbeat, suspense
Plot: submarine, robot, space and aliens, dangerous animal, heroes, heroic mission, daring rescue, adventure, obsessive quest, deadly creature, escapades, chases and races ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 3.3
 677
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, deadly, survival, escapades, adventure, dangerous animal, heroic mission, space and aliens, heroes, chases and races, underwater, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Movie in collections
 3.1
 857
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: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, survival, vengeance, obsession, submarine, race against time, danger, ocean or sea, gory, escapades, heroes, rescue ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: exciting, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, losing-it hero, adventure, heroes, dangerous animal, obsession, deadly, underwater, danger, escapades, deadly creature, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2010
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.2
 325
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, heroes, adventure, underwater, rescue, rivalry, military, terrorism, danger, daring rescue, escapades, battles ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: atmospheric, serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, professor, submarine, sailor, ocean or sea, forces of nature, chases and races, escapades, daring rescue, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, heroes ...
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
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, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: utopia, underwater, submarine, chases and races, imaginary, confined, isolation, race against time, danger, adventure, escapades, ocean or sea ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.7
 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, scary, suspenseful
Plot: submarine, underwater, giant monster, ocean or sea, supernatural, rescue, ship, adventure, deadly creature, danger, survival, gory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.7
 520
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, chases and races, secret agents, military, rivalry, survival, ocean or sea, battles, destiny, espionage, danger, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, korea, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.2
 993
Silent Venom (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, 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: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, dangerous animal, save the day, race against time, survival, mutant, daring rescue, deadly creature, deadly, isolation, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: adventure, ocean or sea, deadly, law enforcement, danger, rescue, investigation, heroes, uncover truth, crimes, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: octopus, underwater, shark, submarine, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, dangerous animal, danger, ocean or sea, forces of nature, monster versus monster, battles ...
Time: prehistory, 80s
Place: california, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: serious, suspenseful
Plot: submarine, heroes, heroic mission, adventure, expedition, global warming, ocean or sea, adventurer, danger, escapades, cold war, underwater ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Escape Under Pressure (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A luxury cruise liner is requisitioned by the Greek government in an attempt to give safe passage to national treasures worth millions of pounds. The liner is attacked by an art collector who finds out about the plan. During the hijack the liner ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, confined, chases and races, legends and myths, crimes, escapades, heroic mission, blind ambition, adventure, heroes, race against time, isolation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: semi serious, tense, exciting
Plot: underwater, submarine, danger, disorder, escapades, obsessive quest, adventure, adventurer, battles, ocean or sea, swimming, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1860s
⇓ 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: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious
Plot: shark, androids and robots, rivalry, danger, deadly, government agency, save the planet, ocean or sea, battles, society, forces of nature, adventure ...
Place: sydney australia, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
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: serious, suspenseful, talky, futuristic, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, submarine, survival, moral dilemma, rescue, betrayal, nuclear missile, religious fanatic, danger, heroic mission, underwater, daring rescue ...
Time: future, 1950s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.5
 664
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: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, race against time, danger, rescue, underwater, ocean or sea, adventure, escapades, chases and races, forces of nature, military, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.8
 293
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: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, orphan, alien invasion, escapades, imaginary, adventure, space and aliens, chases and races, heroes, androids and robots, good versus evil, chaos ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, sea, heroic mission, space and aliens, heroes, imaginary, benign alien, family life, ocean or sea, society, rivalry, space wars ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, exciting, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space opera, technology gone awry, master warrior, space and aliens, adventure, good versus evil, battles, chaos, danger, space wars, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 3.1
 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, sea monster, save the day, deadly creature, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, ocean or sea, adventure, creature feature, military ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, chases and races, rivalry, chase, race against time, danger, escapades, master villain, righting the wronged, treasure hunt ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.1
 2K
MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: earthquake, destruction, end of the world, apocalypse, forces of nature, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, race against time, danger, chaos, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.5
 903
Raging Sharks (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An oceanic observation station is in desperate trouble after a sudden shark attack wrecked the oxygen supply. The accompanying ship, a coast guard cruiser, and other ships in and around the Bermuda triangle are attacked as well. The US Navy sends a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, shark, scientist, laboratory, murder, experiment, creature feature, monster, killer shark, shark attack, bermuda triangle ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.3
 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, outer space, space travel, space opera, spacecraft, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, space and aliens, save the world, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.6
 153K
The Abyss (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search and rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver soon finds himself on a spectacular odyssey 25,000 feet below the ocean's surface where he confronts a mysterious ...
Style: exciting, psychological, tense, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: underwater, ocean, submarine, sea, alien encounter, sea disaster, ocean or sea, space and aliens, ufo, sacrifice, scuba diving, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 2.8
 788
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: control room, submarine, collision, dangerous animal, investigation, underwater, rescue, government agency, apocalypse, supernatural, deadly creature, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%