Shark attack movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant shark attack movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, scary, psychotronic, serious and exciting films and TV shows about / with shark attack, shark, creature feature, danger, killer shark, underwater scene, survival, boat, blood and deadly plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, Australia, South Africa and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as shark attack: Capsized: Blood in the Water (2019), Jaws (1975), 47 Meters Down (2017), Great White (2021), Deep Blue Sea (1999), Deep Blue Sea 3 (2020), 47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019), Deep Blue Sea 2 (2018), The Shallows (2016), Megalodon (2018).

List of shark attack movies

Capsized: Blood in the Water (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the harrowing true story of an October 1982 shark encounter. After a yacht bound for Florida capsizes during an unexpected storm, its crew is left to drift for days in the chilling waters of the Atlantic where they become prey to a group of ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: shark attack, killer shark, storm at sea, shark, survival, struggle for survival, disaster, boat accident, sea disaster, visual hallucination, natural disaster, animal attack ...
Time: 20th century, year 1982
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 8.1
 582K
Jaws (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An insatiable great white shark terrorizes the townspeople of Amity Island, The police chief, an oceanographer and a grizzled shark hunter seek to destroy the bloodthirsty beast.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, monster, shark attack, fear, animal attack, ocean, survival, chief of police, beach, small town, great white shark ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, massachusetts, long island, new york, new england ...
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 5.6
 54K
47 Meters Down (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two sisters on Mexican vacation are trapped in a shark observation cage at the bottom of the ocean, with oxygen running low and great whites circling nearby, they have less than an hour of air left to figure out how to get to the surface.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, ocean, survival horror, diving, diver, great white shark, killer shark, panic, sibling relationship, sister sister relationship, man versus nature ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico
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 4.1
 7K
Great White (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: What should have been a tourist trip to remember, quickly turns into a living nightmare when five passengers on a seaplane become stranded, miles away from shore. What follows is a desperate bid for survival as the group try to make it to land ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, scary, suspenseful, bloody ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, great white shark, killer shark, island, rescue, manhunt, fear, rage, death, desert island, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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 5.9
 132K
Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically engineers three Mako sharks, intending to increase their brain capacity so ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, killer shark, survival, shark attack, laboratory, genetic engineering, research, experiment gone awry, scientist, race against time, giant animal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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Deep Blue Sea 3 (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Emma Collins and her team are spending their third summer on the island of Little Happy studying the effect of climate change on the great white sharks who come to the nearby nursery every year to give birth. Along with the last two inhabitants ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, psychotronic, tense ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, predator, characters killed one by one, killer shark, science runs amok, scientist, experiment gone awry, research, female scientist, experiment, mutation ...
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47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five backpackers, diving in a ruined underwater city, quickly learn they are not alone in the submerged caves.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bloody, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, cave, great white shark, killer shark, shark attack, diving, ruins, teenage girl, teenager, panic, fear, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico
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Deep Blue Sea 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When shark conservationist Dr. Misty Calhoun is invited to consult on a top-secret project run by pharmaceutical billionaire Carl Durant, she is shocked to learn that the company is using unpredictable and highly aggressive bull sharks as its test ...
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, scientist, flooding, female scientist, killer shark, research, survival, predator, animal attack, experiment, mutation ...
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 6.3
 130K
The Shallows (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An injured surfer stranded on a buoy needs to get back to shore, but the great white shark stalking her might have other ideas.
Style: suspense, psychotronic, tense, exciting, absurd ...
Plot: shark, survival, trapped, strong female character, animal attack, killer shark, ocean, sea, surfing, stranded, island, fear ...
Place: mexico, tijuana mexico, australia, texas
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 2.8
 2K
Megalodon (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A military vessel on the search for an unidentified submersible finds themselves face to face with a giant shark, forced to use only what they have on board to defend themselves from the monstrous beast.
Style: atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful, tense, mad
Plot: shark, shark attack, prehistoric creature, monster, giant animal, military, rescue, animal attack, violence, fear, attack, killer shark ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pacific ocean
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 4.0
 26K
Shark Night 3D (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A weekend at a lake house in the Louisiana Gulf turns into a nightmare for seven vacationers as they are subjected to fresh-water shark attacks.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark, shark attack, survival, youth, dangerous animal, friends, eaten alive, creature feature, murder, killer shark, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
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 4.3
 9K
Dark Tide (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, South Africa, Germany, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A traumatized shark expert (Halle Berry) must battle her own fears to lead a thrill-seeking businessman on a dive into a dangerous section of water known as "Shark Alley."
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, diver, survival, dangerous animal, scuba diving, haunted by the past, escapades, adventure, loss of partner, ocean, tourist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cape town south africa, south africa
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 5.2
 18K
Bait (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia, Singapore, China
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A freak tsunami traps shoppers at a coastal Australian supermarket inside the building ... along with a 12-foot great white shark.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: flood, tsunami, shark attack, shark, supermarket, survival, flooding, great white shark, killer shark, isolation, dangerous animal, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 5.8
 53K
Open Water (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Two divers are left out at sea without a boat. There’s nothing but water for miles, unless they look at what’s underneath them...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, rough, suspense ...
Plot: stranded, shark, survival, isolation, panic, shark attack, ocean, diving, scuba diving, dangerous animal, nudity (full frontal - brief), fish ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 4.1
 3K
Red Water (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the quiet waters of the Mississippi, body parts are being discovered. No one knows what is behind it all, until a huge man eating bull shark turns up. This bull shark is different, as it can breath in fresh water, making a deadly encounter ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, killer shark, hostage, dangerous animal, treasure hunt, survival, fugitives, rescue, crimes, adventure, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, mississippi
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 4.1
 4K
Cage Dive (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three friends from California are filming an audition tape for an extreme reality game show. They document their journey to Australia where they will be doing their most dangerous activity.... Shark Cage Diving. A catastrophic turn of events leaves ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, bloody, intense
Plot: shark, ocean, animal attack, shark attack, found footage, friends, fish, diving, extreme sport, australian outback, cell, research ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, california, new zealand
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 5.8
 19K
The Reef (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A great white shark hunts the crew of a capsized sailboat along the Great Barrier Reef.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic, scary
Plot: shark, survival, boat accident, killer shark, ocean, boat, dangerous animal, tourist, panic, great white shark, shark attack, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Israel, South Africa, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two researchers discover a colossal shark's tooth off the Mexican coast their worst fears surface - the most menacing beast to ever rule the waters is still alive and mercilessly feeding on anything that crosses its path. Now they must ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark attack, shark, killer shark, deadly creature, dangerous animal, adventure, ancient mystery, good versus evil, escapades, resort, heroes, rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pacific ocean, latin america, mexico
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Snow Shark: Ancient Snow Beast (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: 12 years ago during a scientific expedition 3 animal biologists stumbled upon a great discovery that ended in tragedy. Whatever killed them has awoken and now the legend of the Ancient Snow Beast could prove to be more than just a legend.
Style: humorous, scary, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: shark attack, supernatural, dangerous animal, escapades, deadly creature, monster, legends and myths, absurdism, killer shark, terrorism, inventions and discoveries, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999
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12 Days of Terror (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 87 min.
Story: July of 1916 was a time of record heat, a polio epidemic, and a World War in Europe. But beachgoers in New Jersey are threatened by a even greater terror: a shark that has suddenly developed a taste for human flesh. Starting July 1st and lasting ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: shark, shark attack, animal attack, beach, killer shark, death, survival, brutality, creature feature, danger, deadly, blood
Time: year 1916, 1910s
Place: new jersey
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Malibu Shark Attack (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An underwater earthquake generates a tsunami that strikes Malibu, bringing a hunting pack of prehistoric-looking goblin sharks to the surface. Although the beach is evacuated before the big wave strikes, a group of lifeguards and a crew of ...
Style: exciting, rough, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tsunami, survival, shark attack, lifeguard, killer shark, shark, dangerous animal, forces of nature, creature feature, characters killed one by one, stranded, beach ...
Time: prehistory
Place: malibu california, california
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 3.0
 1K
Roboshark (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: What starts off as a typical day on the streets of Seattle soon becomes a terrifying bloodbath, when a great white shark devours an alien space probe…and ROBOSHARK is born. The U.S. military comes after it with guns blazing, but it’s the power ...
Plot: shark attack, robot, mutant, alien, shark, youtube, drone, submarine, social media, weapons, fish, helicopter ...
Place: seattle, usa, north america, pacific ocean
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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, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, killer shark, monster, shark attack, experiment, creature feature, murder, diving, beach, fear, ocean, submarine ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
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 7.0
 49K
Soul Surfer (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Soul Surfer is the inspiring true story of teen surfer Bethany Hamilton. Bethany lost her left arm in a shark attack and courageously overcame all odds to become a champion again, through her sheer determination and unwavering faith.Bethany ...
Style: christian film, touching, sentimental, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: surfing, human spirit, christian, against the odds, handicapped, family relations, comeback, lifestyle, survivor, shark attack, beach, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: hawaii, thailand, usa, california
Is relevant ?
 3.5
 975
Ozark Sharks (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A picturesque family vacation to the Ozarks goes sideways when a group of bull sharks show up just in time for the big fireworks festival that the town holds every year.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: shark, shark attack, lake, loss of friend, animal attack, animal cruelty, killed by an animal, aggression by animal, animals, struggle for survival, dangerous animal, human versus animal ...
Time: 2010s
Is relevant ?
 3.4
 2K
Shark Lake (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Meredith Hendricks happens to be the best cop in her quiet town on Lake Tahoe. When a black-market exotic species dealer named Clint is paroled from prison, something he let loose begins to make its presence known. Swimmers and land-lovers alike ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary
Plot: shark attack, lake, police, sheriff, jail, released from prison, shark, wife, husband, time jump, daughter, car chase ...
Place: nevada
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2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Semester at Sea ship is attacked and sunk by a mutated two-headed shark, and the survivors seek refuge on a deserted atoll. The coeds, however, are no longer safe when the atoll starts flooding.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, monster, dangerous animal, deadly creature, survival, escapades, shark attack, island, graphic violence, ship, mutant, killer shark ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
Is relevant ?
 3.3
 49K
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: absurd, suspenseful, parody, scary, rough ...
Plot: shark, killer shark, storm, beach, chaos and mayhem, flood, creature feature, dangerous animal, demolished city, tornado, shark attack, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, beverly hills
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6-Headed Shark Attack (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: What is supposed to be a marriage boot camp on a remote island turns into the ultimate test for survival when a 6-headed shark starts attacking the beach. Trapped with minimal weapons they try to fight off the shark, but quickly discover that no one ...
Style: suspense, scary, exciting, absurd, suspenseful ...
Plot: shark, monster, shark attack, mutant, killer shark, storm, husband wife relationship, fight, predator, race against time, dangerous animal, giant animal ...
Time: year 1984
Place: mexico
Is relevant ?
 2.7
 4K
Devil Fish (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A marine biologist, a dolphin trainer, a research scientist, and a local sheriff try to hunt down a large sea monster, a shark/octopus hybrid, that is devouring swimmers and fishermen off a south Florida coast.
Style: scary, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, deadly creature, bio weapon, shark attack, uncover truth, experiment gone awry, escapades, mad scientist, seaport, adventure, animal attack, eaten alive ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, florida
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