Boat chase movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant boat chase movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, suspense and entertaining films and TV shows about / with boat chase, chase, chases and races, danger, adventure, rivalry, crimes, boat, murder and heroes plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as boat chase: Moonraker (1979), Face/Off (1997), Patriot Games (1992), Who Pulled the Plug? (1981), Thunder in Paradise (1994), Final Justice (1985), Eliminators (1986), Shark Attack (1999), The Eliminator (2004), 'Sheba, Baby' (1975).

List of boat chase movies

 6.3
 81K
Moonraker (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: During the transportation of a Space Shuttle a Boeing 747 crashes in the Atlantic Ocean yet when they go to look for the destroyed shuttle it is not there. James Bond investigates the missing mission space shuttle and soon learns that the shuttles ...
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laser, boat chase, astronaut, space travel, espionage, megalomaniac, british secret service, adventure, space station, nasa, space battle, world domination ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rio de janeiro, argentina, brazil, france, england ...
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 7.3
 323K
Face/Off (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An antiterrorism agent goes under the knife to acquire the likeness of a terrorist and gather details about a bombing plot. When the terrorist escapes custody, he undergoes surgery to look like the agent so he can get close to the agent's ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, fbi, master criminal, hidden identity, gunfight, undercover, mexican standoff, boat chase, revenge, prison escape, arch villain, prison ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, hong kong
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 6.9
 93K
Patriot Games (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets Jack and his family as revenge.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, cia, assassination, assassin, spy, boat chase, danger, rivalry, family in danger, master criminal, government agency, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, ireland, new england, north africa, scotland yard ...
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Who Pulled the Plug? (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: To secure an order for 1 000 cruise ships from an Arab prince, two companies have to compete by racing each other by canal from Stockholm to Gothenburg. A small family owned company on the brink of bankruptcy is pitted against their major competitor ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: boat chase, debt collector, canal, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, contests and competitions, rivalry, ambition, disorder, race, crane, falling into water ...
Time: 80s
Place: sweden
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Thunder in Paradise (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Thunder in Paradise was a one-hour action-adventure TV series from the creators of Baywatch, which starred Hulk Hogan, Chris Lemmon, and Carol Alt. This first-run syndicated TV series originally premiered as a straight-to-video feature film in ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, fighting crime, partners, tough heroes, chase, rescue, save the day, chases and races, boat chase, beach, resort, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
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Final Justice (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Due to his violent past, Deputy Sheriff Thomas Jefferson Geronimo III (Joe Don Baker) has been transferred to a rural outpost. When two thugs kill the sheriff, Geronimo shoots one of them, and the other vows revenge. Unfortunately for Geronimo, that ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boat chase, chase, police corruption, hijacking, rivalry, crime, chases and races, uninhibited rivalry, gangsters, crimes, tough law enforcer, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, texas, usa, italy, mexico
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 4.6
 2K
Eliminators (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A former pilot rebels against his creator, teaming up with the scientist responsible for android technology, her pet robot Spot, a rough-and-tumble riverboat guide, and a martial arts warrior.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, jungle, mad scientist, martial arts, chase, boat chase, time machine, kung fu, hologram, self sacrifice, ancient rome, rivalry ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: mexico, latin america
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 3.5
 3K
Shark Attack (1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel, South Africa
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an accidental death verdict is given on discovery of the remains of a top scientist, within the stomach of a hammerhead shark his closest friend Marine Biologist Steven McRay is not happy with the explanation and travels to investigate further, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boat chase, shark attack, shark, police corruption, heroes, gory, law enforcement, deadly, village, terminal illness, danger, dangerous animal ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa
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 3.7
 465
The Eliminator (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Former LAPD cop, Dakota Varley, enters a power boat race seeking the prize of $250,000, but immediately discovers, first hand, that this race's risk matches the prize: one racer is killed, 3 others seriously injured in multiple action-packed ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, jungle, boat chase, one man army, martial arts, chase, survival, island, most dangerous game, confined, crimes, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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'Sheba, Baby' (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sheba, a Chicago private detective returns back home to Louisville, Kentucky, to help her father fight mobsters.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, undercover, boat chase, parents and children, crime, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, homecoming, danger, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: kentucky, usa
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Puppet on a Chain (1971)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Special agent Taube is on the case of a deadly heroin smuggling operation. This one is notable for an amazing power boat chase through the canals and waterways of Amsterdam
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boat chase, undercover, interpol, prostitute, murder, car chase, deadly, partners, dishonesty, law enforcement, clergy, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: holland, amsterdam, europe, netherlands
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 5.7
 1K
Fathom (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While touring abroad in Europe, beautiful American skydiver Fathom Harvill gets wrapped up in international intrigue when Scottish spy Douglas Campbell recruits her to help him on a secret mission. Before long, Fathom realizes that no one around ...
Style: humorous, not serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boat chase, chase, espionage, adult humor, spy, train, female protagonist, parachute, bikini, female spy, james bond spoof, skydiving ...
Time: 60s
Place: spain, china, asia, europe
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 5.8
 4K
Condorman (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Comic artist and writer Woody performs a simple courier operation for his friend Harry who works for the CIA. But when he successfully fends off hostile agents, he earns the respect of the beautiful Natalia, who requests his assistance for her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, espionage, boat chase, mission, adventure, chase, family, hidden identity, good versus evil, heroes, disorder, government agency ...
Time: 80s
Place: moscow russia, istanbul turkey, paris france, monte carlo, yugoslavia
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Speed 2: Cruise Control (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Sandra Bullock and Jason Patric star as a young couple whose dream cruise turns to terror when a lunatic computer genius (Willem Dafoe) sets a new course for destruction.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cruise, boat, one man army, heist, race against time, danger, boat chase, ship, hijacking, computer, crimes, save the day ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: seaport, caribbean, los angeles
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The Little Bather (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Louis-Philippe Fourchaume, another typical lead-role for French comedy superstar Louis de Funès, is the dictatorial CEO of a French company which designs and produces sail yachts, and fires in yet another tantrum his designer André Castagnier, not ...
Style: offbeat, not serious, witty, humorous, realistic
Plot: boat chase, obnoxious boss, disorder, fish out of water, workplace, countryside, power relations, village, social differences, goofy hero, one last chance, boss and employee ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, seaport, south of france
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 6.5
 6K
Amsterdamned (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A mysterious diver hiding in Amsterdam's canal system embarks on a rampage of gruesome murders, terrifying city officials and leaving few clues for the city's best detective, who doesn't suspect that both his new girlfriend and ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, motorcycle chase, psychopath, slasher, boat chase, psycho killer, mystery killer, mind game, chase, rivalry, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, amsterdam, holland, netherlands
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The Sign of Four (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Mary Morstan has received a pearl in the post every year since her father's disappearance; this leads Holmes and Watson to the truth about a secret pact between four convicts during the Indian Rebellion of 1857.
Style: realistic, exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, boat chase, river, treasure, treasure chest, doctor, chase, mystery, adventure, crime, crimes, riddles and clues ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, india
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 6.2
 165K
Waterworld (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a futuristic world where the polar ice caps have melted and made Earth a liquid planet, a beautiful barmaid rescues a mutant seafarer from a floating island prison. They escape, along with her young charge, Enola, and sail off aboard his ship. ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, rescue, post apocalyptic, adventure, future dystopia, ocean or sea, water, ocean, danger, chaos, global warming ...
Time: future
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Live and Let Die (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: James Bond must investigate a mysterious murder case of a British agent in New Orleans. Soon he finds himself up against a gangster boss named Mr. Big.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boat, heroin, espionage, chase, secret service, spy, stowaway, cia, drug dealing, drug lord, boat chase, virginity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, louisiana, jamaica, new orleans, harlem ...
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 6.0
 205K
The Tourist (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: American tourist Frank (Johnny Depp) meets mysterious British woman Elsie (Angelina Jolie) on the train to Venice. Romance seems to bud, but there's more to her than meets the eye. Remake of the 2005 French film "Anthony Zimmer", ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense, surprise ending, exciting, twist ending ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: master criminal, undercover agent, mysterious character, outsmarting, manipulations, misled, off the grid, female spy, tourist, female agent, femme fatale, russian mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, venice, europe, scotland yard, paris france ...
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The World Is Not Enough (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Greed, revenge, world dominance and high-tech terrorism – it's all in a day's work for Bond, who's on a mission to a protect beautiful oil heiress from a notorious terrorist. In a race against time that culminates in a dramatic ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: skiing, espionage, spy, terrorism, secret service, oil, boat, surveillance, gadget, scientist, insubordination, boat chase ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, london, asia, turkey, europe ...
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From Russia with Love (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Agent 007 is back in the second installment of the James Bond series, this time battling a secret crime organization known as SPECTRE. Russians Rosa Klebb and Kronsteen are out to snatch a decoding device known as the Lektor, using the ravishing ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, witty, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, kgb, espionage, cold war, russian, assassin, chess, gadget, surveillance, double agent, boat chase, helicopter ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: russia, bulgaria, europe, turkey, scotland ...
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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana must team up with Marcus Brody, Sallah and Elsa Schneider to follow in his father's footsteps and stop the Nazis from recovering the ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, holy grail, map, escape, artifact, adventurer, courage, underwater, journey, father son relationship, diary ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1910s, 30s, year 1938
Place: germany, israel, mine, utah, alps ...
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 5.3
 312
Running Scared (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's 1961. Two servicemen smuggle a box of military gear to USA. Leroy tries out a military camera and accidentally takes a picture of some military facilities. Army finds one of the pictures and thinks they're communist spies.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, spy, escape, boat chase, swamp, manhunt, cold war, chase, adventure, escapades, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, cuba, california
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 7.0
 313K
The Italian Job (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, UK, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, ...
Style: exciting, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, heist, perfect crime, gold, hacker, robbery, betrayal, revenge, cons and scams, safecracker, murder, mountain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s
Place: los angeles, italy, venice, europe, austria ...
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 6.9
 5K
Drive (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Drive follows Toby Wong (Mark Dacascos), whose employers at Hong Kong's Leung Corporation have implanted in his chest a bio-energy module that enhances his physical abilities. Toby has escaped from the Leung Corporation's control and is ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, martial arts, virtual reality, gang, chase, criminal's revenge, race against time, law enforcement, deadly, odd couple, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, california, hong kong
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Bangkok Dangerous (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When carrying out a hit, assassin Joe (Cage) always makes use of the knowledge of the local population. On arriving in Bangkok, Joe meets street kid Kong and he becomes his primary aide. But when Kong is nearly killed, he asks Joe to train him up in ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, betrayal, danger, redemption, crimes, criminal heroes, mafia, lone wolves, gunshot, assassin, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
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 7.9
 2K
Smith (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Though Bobby Stevens appears to be a regular family man with a nine-to-five job, he's actually an expert thief who is seeking a few last big jobs so he can finally leave the business for a comfortable, lawful lifestyle with his wife, Hope, and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, realistic
Plot: heist, thief, robbery, crimes, crime, partners in crime, criminal heroes, theft, chases and races, group of criminals, team, boat chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa
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The Kings of Appletown (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Will and Clayton witness a murder, but out of fear decide not to tell anyone. They and their friend Betsy, whose father has been wrongfully accused of the crime, go on a journey to find the real killer, and at the same time redeem themselves.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: false accusation, murder, small town, coming of age, witnessing a crime, crimes, chases and races, disorder, heroes, dishonesty, teenage life, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.9
 2K
Sea Fog (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fishing-boat crew takes on a dangerous commission to smuggle a group of illegal immigrants from China to Korea.
Style: gloomy, serious, bleak, tense, realistic
Plot: chase, human nature, society, boat chase, ship, rescue, ocean or sea, down on your luck, immigrants, food, fog, restaurant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998
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