Beach movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant beach movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, serious, sexy and sexual films and TV shows about / with beach, love and romance, friends, youth, teenage life, danger, romance, couples, bikini and crimes plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, Netherlands, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as beach: Last Summer (1969), The Beach (2000), StarStruck (2010), Baywatch (1989), Pacific Blue (1996), American Beach House (2015), Miracle Beach (1992), Summer Heat (2008), The Harvest (1992), Jersey Shore Massacre (2014).

List of beach movies

 7.0
 1K
Last Summer (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During summer vacation on Fire Island, three young people--a girl and two guys--become so close that they form a sort-of threesome. When an uncool girl tries to infiltrate the trio's newly found relationship, they construct an elaborate plot ...
Style: talky, disturbing, psychological, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: beach, friends, friendship, coming of age, summer, teenager, violence, love, sex, innocence lost, teenage life, couples ...
Time: 60s
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 6.7
 211K
The Beach (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Twenty-something Richard travels to Thailand and finds himself in possession of a strange map. Rumours state that it leads to a solitary beach paradise, a tropical bliss - excited and intrigued, he sets out to find it.
Style: psychological, serious, exciting, tense, scenic ...
Plot: marijuana, beach, obsessive quest, utopia, delusion, island, survival, map, community, tourist, love and romance, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, southeast asia
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 6.1
 12K
StarStruck (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jessica Olsen goes to Los Angeles with nothing more in mind that visiting her grandparents while her sister tries to meet Christopher Wilde. One night she meets Christopher Wilde. They go an an adventure around Los Angeles and start to like each ...
Style: romantic, light, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, teenage life, fall in love, celebrity, artists and showbiz, school dance, youth, paparazzi, couples, beach, sister sister relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, michigan, malibu california
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 5.2
 23K
Baywatch (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Baywatch is an American action drama series about the Los Angeles County Lifeguards who patrol the beaches of Los Angeles County, California, starring David Hasselhoff. The show was canceled after its first season on NBC, but survived and later ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, captivating, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: lifeguard, beach, rescue, workplace situations, ocean, workplace romance, workplace, adventure, heroism, swimming, friendship, friendship between women ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, hawaii, southern california ...
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 5.6
 3K
Pacific Blue (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Pacific Blue is an American crime drama series about a team of police officers with the Santa Monica Police Department who patrolled its beaches on bicycles. The show ran for five seasons on the USA Network, from March 2, 1996 to April 9, 2000, with ...
Style: exciting, sexy, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: beach, workplace romance, police investigation, chases and races, hotshot hero, chase, love and romance, workplace situations, crime, fighting crime, bicycle, lifeguard ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
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American Beach House (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What happens when six lucky strangers, three handsome young guys and three beautiful sexy young women, from all over the world, win a random contest-- an all expenses paid trip to an amazing beach house in glamorous Malibu, California, thanks to a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: beach, bikini, holiday, comedy of errors, friendship, confined, romance, love and romance, sexual relations, buddies, disorder, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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Miracle Beach (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy set in the Southern California beach scene. Down on his luck, Scotty McKay becomes the master of a very lonely genie, who brings him wealth, power and true love. Miracles can happen!
Style: sexy, not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, genie, bikini, hopes, imaginary, wish come true, romance, love and romance, supernatural ability, life turned upside down, change of luck, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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 5.2
 1K
Summer Heat (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Photographer Bob loses his girlfriend. A year later he meets Kathleen. Is she in love? Or does she use him for her dark dealings with the mafia?
Style: suspenseful, realistic, sexy, sexual, serious
Plot: beach, kidnapping, island, photographer, love affair, dangerous attraction, danger, crimes, down on your luck, criminal heroes, romance, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 5.3
 580
The Harvest (1992)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A screenwriter is sent to Mexico to develop a story that can be used to wrap up a movie presently in production. Given a very short time allotment, the writer immerses himself in the seamier side of a Mexican beach resort, but soon finds himself ...
Style: realistic, psychological, twists and turns, suspense, rough ...
Plot: beach, murder, neo noir, screenwriter, urban, vengeance, crime, writer's life, danger, black market, serial killer, urban legend ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
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Jersey Shore Massacre (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A typical weekend down the shore takes a bizarre turn as six girls and five obnoxious fist-pumpers become the unsuspecting targets of a deranged killer.
Style: not serious, scary, sexy, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, slasher, serial killer, murder, danger, best friends, crimes, gory, deadly, looking for sex, drugs/alcohol, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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Steven Universe (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: A young boy takes his mother's place in a group of gemstone-based beings, and must learn to control his powers.
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, witty, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: gem, goodhearted, adventure, coming of age, family, save the world, danger, imaginary, supernatural ability, child protagonist, palaces castles and temples, intergalactic ...
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 5.2
 2K
The Slayer (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Siblings, Eric & his surreal artist sister Kay, her doctor husband David, her sister-in-law Brooke along with pilot Marsh become stranded on a rugged isle face off against a supernatural beast drawn to Kay who dreams of its killings.
Style: psychological, surreal, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, slasher, beach, island, psychopath, danger, death, fear, dream, evil, nightmare, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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For Those Who Think Young (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Surfing college students hang out at a club watching comedian Uncle Woody and drinking Pepsis. Rich playboy "Ding" Pruitt falls for Sandy Palmer. His grandfather tries to have the club closed but is exposed as an ex-bootlegger.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, captivating
Plot: beach, college, pepsi, artists and showbiz, fall in love, adolescence vs adulthood, music, romance, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, looking for sex, friends ...
Time: 60s
Place: california
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The Horror of Party Beach (1964)
Genre: Horror, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Radioactive waste dumped off the coastline creates mutant monsters. The beasts attack slumber parties, beaches, tourists, and terrorize a waterfront community as a scientist, his daughter, her boyfriend and the local police try to find a way to stop ...
Style: offbeat, scary, semi serious, humorous
Plot: beach, mutant, gang, zombie, monster, slumber party, disorder, deadly, teenage life, danger, dangerous animal, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: long island
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Another Story of Love (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Chile
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Diego and Sebastián are 2 teenagers, childhood friends that meet again in summer, which gives way to an intense friendship while they get drunk, smoke weed, and roam around the streets, looking for the meaning of life, sex and love.
Style: sexual, gloomy, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: beach, friendship, coming of age, gay, youth, drug abuse, reunion, romance, betrayal, friends, couples, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile
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The Beach Girls and the Monster (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A young girl is killed at the beach in Malibu. Professor Otto Lindsay suspects that it is some form of mutated fish. However, his son Richard, who was a good friend of the girl, thinks that it is a madman who has a grudge against Richard and his ...
Style: scary, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: beach, stalking, monster, chase, rivalry, family relations, friends, ocean or sea, disorder, deadly, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 60s
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Endless Bummer (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From National Lampoon, the masters of raunchy comedy, comes a summer tale of beers, babes, and bros! In the surf town of Ventura, California, JD's surf board is stolen by a surfer from Los Angeles...a crime that cannot go unpunished. Gathering ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, sexy
Plot: beach, high school student, party, surfing, surfboard, fight, escapades, criminal heroes, follow your dream, high school life, young lovers, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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Don't Make Waves (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: New York tourist Tony Curtis falls asleep on a Southern California beach on his first night in the West and wakes up to The New Phantasmagoria--catamarans, surfers (including a dog), bodybuilders, acrobats, motorcycle chicken races, a nut fishing in ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, cliffhanger, sexy
Plot: beach, love triangle, couple relations, love and romance, romance, couples, surfing, holiday, volkswagen beetle, ventriloquist, insurance, beach party ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: california, usa, venice beach california
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Nightmare Beach (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Diablo is a biker gang leader executed for the murder of a young woman. A year after his death, it's time for Spring Break. Football players Skip and Ronnie head to the beach, where Skip meets Gail, the sister of the woman who was murdered a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, murder, death row, serial killer, electric chair, slasher, biker gang, afterlife, psychopath, mentally unstable, law enforcement, gory ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa, mine
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 4.6
 491
Hurricane (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of the desperate love affair between a young Samoan chief and a beautiful American painter, against the will of her father, the powerful governor of the island. Amid this man-made tension comes a powerful hurricane so devastating, the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious
Plot: beach, forbidden love, island, injustice, love affair, parents and children, escapades, love and romance, adventure, opposites attract, danger, parent child relationship ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
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 7.5
 16K
Sonatine (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Kitano plays Murakawa, a Tokyo yakuza tiring of gangster life. Along with a few of his henchmen, he is sent by his boss to Okinawa to help end a gang war, supposedly to mediate between two warring clans. He finds that the dispute between the clans ...
Style: stylized, dark humor, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: beach, gang war, knife, criminal heroes, gang, deadly, take over, rivalry, suicidal, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
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Flipper's New Adventure (1964)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While widowed Porter Ricks is away at school learning to be a park ranger, his teen-aged son, Sandy, under adult supervision from a neighbor, remains at the family home in the Florida Keys with his pet dolphin, Flipper. While Po (as Porter is called ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: beach, island, boy, buddies, animal life, kidnapping, ocean or sea, friends, social differences, captivity, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, florida, bahamas
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 4.5
 406
The Graduates (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four friends head to Senior Week in Ocean City, Maryland, to celebrate high school graduation.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: beach, teenage love, chase, teenage life, looking for love, buddies, disorder, high school life, young lovers, friends, ocean or sea, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maryland
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 4.6
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Malibu Beach (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Day or night, it's a hot and wild summer at Malibu Beach. When the sun is high, it's Dina's (Kim Lankford) job to patrol the area. Being the hot new lifeguard on duty isn't as easy as you'd think -- there's the older, ...
Style: realistic, feel good, sexual, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, swimming, teenager, vacation, seduction, summer, party, sex, cruising, when the parents are away, romance, looking for sex ...
Time: 70s
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Love Has Many Faces (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman (Lana Turner) lives in Acapulco with moochers and a husband (Cliff Robertson) who married her for her money.
Style: realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: beach, investigation, rescue, dishonesty, wooing, deadly, couples, murder, prostitute, bounty hunter, love affair, infidelity ...
Time: 60s
Place: latin america, mexico
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 4.2
 1K
Camping 2 (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jean-Pierre Savelli is a forty-something employee of an insurance company in Clermont-Ferrand who finds himself facing a mid-life crisis. When his fiancée Valérie decides to put their relationship on hold, he changes his holiday plans and heads ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: beach, alcohol, love and romance, unfulfillment, resort, midlife crisis, drugs/alcohol, looking for sex, couples, buddies, disorder, camp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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 5.8
 2K
Beach Party (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Anthropology Professor Robert Orwell Sutwell and his secretary Marianne are studying the sex habits of teenagers. The surfing teens led by Frankie and Dee Dee don't have much sex but they sing, battle the motorcycle rats and mice led by Eric ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, slang ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: beach, anthropologist, romance, culture clash, music, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, love and romance, looking for sex, couples, innocence lost, teenage life ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: california, usa, hawaii, new jersey
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Muscle Beach Party (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local beach-goers find that their beach has been taken over by a businessman training a stable of body builders.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: beach, beach party, surfing, love triangle, vengeance, lifestyle, rise and fall, young lovers, best friends, youth, teenage love, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
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 4.0
 783
Phat Beach (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A hefty homeboy borrows his dad's Mercedes and goes to the beach with his friends for wild sun & fun.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, idiotic, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, obesity, volleyball, hip hop, high school, destiny, society, lifestyle, high school life, young lovers, friends, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, new jersey
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Eban and Charley (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 29-year-old Eban has retreated home to his parent's house in Seaside Oregon after the dissolution of his teaching job in Seattle. There he courts 15-year-old Charlie and eventually the two start a sexual relationship. As the age of consent in ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, sexual, touching, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: beach, friendship, older man younger man relationship, gay relationship, forbidden love, sexual abuse, friends, family relations, teenage life, couples, youth, coming out ...
Time: 90s
Place: oregon, seattle, usa, florida, ireland ...
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