Movies like Around the World Under the Sea

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Around the World Under the Sea (1966)
 5.2
 604
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, archive footage, sea turtle, underwater scene ...
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, chases and races, heroes, submarine 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), Steel Sharks (1997), 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, escapades, settlement, race against time, danger, adventure, chases and races, sea, submarine, environmental issues, terrorist, bio dome ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ 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: suspenseful, exciting, experimental, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, ocean, save the planet, forces of nature, adventure, dangerous animal, heroes, deathtrap, space and aliens, save the day, ocean or sea ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, offbeat, suspense
Plot: submarine, robot, squid, escapades, deadly creature, adventure, space and aliens, dangerous animal, heroes, chases and races, deadly, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 3.3
 696
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, tense, suspense, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, adventure, heroic mission, underwater, survival, danger, heroes, deadly, dangerous animal, shark, shark attack, animal attack ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 336
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, chases and races, adventure, heroes, confined, military, rivalry, terrorism, danger, hostages, escapades, profanity ...
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: serious, atmospheric, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, sailor, professor, ocean or sea, deadly, obsessive quest, heroes, chases and races, deadly creature, escapades, good versus evil ...
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.1
 879
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, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, survival, heroic mission, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, danger, race against time, vengeance, rescue, deadly creature, escapades, deadly ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, chases and races, unfulfillment, escapades, deadly, adventure, heroes, losing-it hero, danger, deadly creature, dangerous animal, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2010
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
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, danger, dangerous animal, adventure, ocean or sea, deadly, imaginary, heroes, forces of nature, shark attack, giant animal, military ...
Place: sydney australia, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.2
 1K
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, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, adventure, survival, mutant, submarine, military, save the day, race against time, dangerous animal, daring rescue, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.7
 561
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: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, leadership, military, rivalry, undercover, battles, heroic mission, ocean or sea, espionage, destiny, race against time, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea, asia, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: adventure, law enforcement, rescue, ocean or sea, uncover truth, danger, investigation, escapades, heroes, crimes, life is a bitch, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, adventure, chases and races, imaginary, ocean or sea, danger, isolation, race against time, escapades, confined ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ 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, tense, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: underwater, monster versus monster, octopus, shark, submarine, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, danger, forces of nature, ocean or sea, battles ...
Time: prehistory, 80s
Place: usa, california, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, space and aliens, benign alien, adventure, escapades, androids and robots, society, save the world, danger, space travel, imaginary ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, adventure, escapades, adventurer, ocean or sea, heroic mission, expedition, danger, global warming, cold war, sea monster ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: suspenseful, serious, talky, futuristic, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, submarine, survival, moral dilemma, rescue, betrayal, nuclear missile, heroic mission, danger, underwater, daring rescue, save the world ...
Time: future, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.8
 313
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, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, orphan, alien invasion, battles, chaos, martial arts, apocalypse, adventure, escapades, space and aliens, androids and robots, chases and races ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space opera, time travel, chaos, space wars, heroic mission, battles, technology gone awry, future dystopia, danger, rivalry, save the world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.9
 810
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, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: collision, dangerous animal, control room, heroic mission, save the world, rescue, danger, investigation, chaos, government agency, ocean or sea, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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, sea monster, submarine, adventure, save the day, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, deadly, ocean or sea, creature feature, military ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.5
 932
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, shark, scientist, laboratory, experiment, shark attack, killer shark, creature feature, monster, murder, fear ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.0
 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: serious, rough, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: end of the world, earthquake, destruction, chaos, danger, race against time, apocalypse, forces of nature, escapades, heroes, adventure, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 669
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, save the day, forces of nature, heroic mission, underwater, rescue, race against time, danger, ocean or sea, escapades, military, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this direct-to-video remake, when an accident leaves a group of researchers trapped beneath the earth's crust, it's up to a drill team, led by Joseph Harnet (Greg Evigan), to rescue them. But once underground, the team discovers a ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, disturbing, offbeat
Plot: adventure, volcano, adventurer, heroic mission, escapades, dinosaur, dangerous animal, deadly creature, chases and races, imaginary, deadly, daring rescue ...
Time: prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space battle, apocalypse, space travel, androids and robots, adventure, survival, save the world, danger, rescue, man versus machine, against the odds, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.6
 157K
The Abyss (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 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, serious ...
Plot: underwater, ocean, submarine, sea, space and aliens, first contact, ufo, alien encounter, ocean or sea, sacrifice, cold war, scuba diving ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hidden treasure, volcano, race against time, danger, treasure hunt, righting the wronged, heroic mission, adventure, heroes, master villain, adventurer, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Super Cyclone (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a super cyclone threatens the entire American eastern seaboard, a lone meteorologist and a petroleum engineer must battle the elements to stop the threat.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disaster movie, captivating, suspense
Plot: forces of nature, heroes, danger, evacuation, chases and races, escapades, tidal wave, tornado, partners, catastrophe, survival, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.7
 2K
The Rift (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
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: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: submarine, underwater, giant monster, survival, rescue, adventure, danger, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, secret experiment, mutation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%