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, serious, humorous, semi serious, sexy and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with beach, danger, love and romance, youth, bikini, crimes, female nudity, friends, death and male nudity plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as beach: Last Summer (1969), The Beach (2000), American Beach House (2015), Baywatch (1989), Pacific Blue (1996), Miracle Beach (1992), Summer Heat (2008), StarStruck (2010), The Horror of Party Beach (1964), The Harvest (1992).

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: sincere, talky, serious, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: beach, friends, friendship, coming of age, summer, violence, sex, love, teenager, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance ...
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, tense, exciting, scenic ...
Plot: marijuana, beach, obsessive quest, utopia, delusion, island, survival, map, community, tourist, love and romance, trap ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, southeast asia
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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: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: beach, looking for sex, holiday, bikini, sexual relations, confined, disorder, comedy of errors, buddies, isolation, friendship, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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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, adventure, rescue, workplace situations, workplace, workplace romance, heroism, swimming, ocean, friendship, friendship between women ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, hawaii, honolulu 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: sexy, exciting, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: beach, workplace romance, chase, hotshot hero, chases and races, police investigation, workplace situations, love and romance, crime, fighting crime, bicycle, lifeguard ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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, wish come true, life turned upside down, change of luck, disorder, strong sexual content, romance, imaginary, supernatural ability ...
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, dangerous attraction, love affair, danger, criminal heroes, romance, love and romance, couple relations, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, teenage life, youth, celebrity, artists and showbiz, opposites attract, school dance, paparazzi, couples, love, beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, michigan, malibu 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: semi serious, scary, humorous, absurd, offbeat
Plot: beach, mutant, deadly creature, chaos, danger, deadly, supernatural, teenager, gang, zombie, monster, slumber party ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: long island
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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, suspense, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: beach, murder, neo noir, screenwriter, vengeance, crime, writer's life, black market, serial killer, danger, urban legend, organ harvesting ...
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, best friends, danger, gory, deadly, murder, crimes, drugs/alcohol, looking for sex, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, touching, humorous, captivating, witty ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: gem, goodhearted, adventure, family, save the world, danger, youth, supernatural ability, child protagonist, coming of age, imaginary, escapades ...
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 6.8
 71K
Eden Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: brutal, bleak, suspense, scary, bad ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: survival, torture, gang, youth, fear, slasher, camping, gory, beach, weekend, sadism, bully ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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 3.3
 44K
Sharknado (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A freak hurricane hits Los Angeles, causing man-eating sharks to be scooped up in tornadoes and flooding the city with shark-infested seawater. Surfer and bar-owner Fin sets out with his friends Baz and Nova to rescue his estranged wife April and ...
Style: suspenseful, absurd, scary, rough, suspense ...
Plot: storm, shark, danger, tornado, flood, beach, dangerous animal, family in danger, chaos and mayhem, gory, evacuation, hurricane ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Death in Venice (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Composer Gustav von Aschenbach, travels to Venice for health reasons. There, he becomes obsessed with the stunning beauty of an adolescent Polish boy named Tadzio who is staying with his family at the same Grand Hôtel des Bains on the Lido as ...
Style: psychological, serious, sentimental, melancholic, scenic ...
Plot: obsession, fall in love, gays and lesbians, unrequited love, beach, vacation, forbidden love, unfulfillment, boy, gender, lifestyle, resort ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: italy, venice, europe, tokyo
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 5.5
 146K
Baywatch (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchannon butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay.
Style: light, entertaining, captivating, feel good, based on cult tv series ...
Plot: lifeguard, beach, drug dealer, rookie, chase, police car, disguise, conspiracy, party, crime, yacht, sea ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, california
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Paradise: Love (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: On the beaches of Kenya they're known as "Sugar Mamas" -- European women who seek out African boys selling love to earn a living. Teresa, a 50-year-old Austrian and mother of a daughter entering puberty, travels to this vacation ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: tourist, strong sexual content, beach, interracial relations, older woman younger man relationship, resort, looking for sex, lifestyle, culture clash, midlife crisis, society, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kenya, africa
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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: surreal, psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: beach, slasher, murder, island, danger, psychopath, violence, nightmare, evil, dream, fear, death ...
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, captivating, humorous
Plot: college, beach, pepsi, romance, looking for sex, teenage life, fall in love, love and romance, young lovers, aging, coming of age, rock ...
Time: 60s
Place: california
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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: emotional, sexual, touching, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: beach, coming of age, friendship, gay, friends, couples, betrayal, reunion, drug abuse, youth, romance, 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, crimes, teenage life, woman in danger, youth, danger, best friends, disorder, deadly, deadly creature ...
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: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous, sexy
Plot: beach, surfing, fight, surfboard, party, high school student, high school life, teenage love, juvenile delinquency, youth, best friends, young lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, semi serious, humorous, sexy, cliffhanger
Plot: beach, love triangle, couples, romance, love and romance, couple relations, surfing, holiday, battle axe, cologne, italian woman, job seeking ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 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, rough, serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, death row, electric chair, serial killer, murder, slasher, biker gang, afterlife, criminal's revenge, gory, mentally unstable, deadly ...
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, serious, exciting
Plot: beach, forbidden love, island, injustice, love affair, adventure, parents and children, love and romance, escapades, 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, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: beach, gang war, knife, criminal heroes, gang, rivalry, deadly, suicidal, take over, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: island, beach, boy, kidnapping, pirate, family in danger, isolation, danger, captivity, social differences, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: bahamas, florida, usa
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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: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: beach, high school, young lovers, high school life, teenage love, buddies, looking for love, disorder, friends, ocean or sea, chase, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maryland
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 4.6
 539
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, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sexual
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, seduction, swimming, vacation, teenager, party, cruising, summer, sex, wooing, looking for sex, twentysomething life ...
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: sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: beach, couples, rescue, bounty hunter, americana, romance, love and romance, crimes, love affair, wooing, dishonesty, infidelity ...
Time: 60s
Place: latin america, mexico
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