Lake or river movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lake or river movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, tense and suspense films and TV shows about / with lake or river, river, danger, deadly, boat, escapades, survival, lake, death and youth plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, Australia and other countries.
lake or river
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lake or river movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as lake or river: Lake Placid (1999), The Mooring (2012), Lake Placid vs. Anaconda (2015), Devil's Pond (2003), Anaconda (1997), Eden Lake (2008), Cabin by the Lake (2000), Zombeavers (2014), Rogue (2007), Return to Cabin by the Lake (2001).

List of lake or river movies

 5.7
 55K
Lake Placid (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a man is eaten alive by an unknown creature, the local Game Warden teams up with a paleontologist from New York to find the beast. Add to the mix an eccentric philanthropist with a penchant for "Crocs", and here we go! This quiet, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, dangerous animal, investigation, lake or river, sea monster, eaten alive, scientist, gory, rescue, river, small town, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: maine, new york, usa, boston, new england
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 4.4
 1K
The Mooring (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Every 40 seconds a person goes missing. In northern Idaho, a group of teenage girls attended a summer camp to help them connect with nature without technology. They were told it would be a summer of change. As the girls' houseboat is suddenly ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lake or river, psychopath, serial killer, danger, chase, river, survival, isolation, woman in danger, missing person, on the run, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: idaho, usa
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Lake Placid vs. Anaconda (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A giant alligator goes head to head with a giant Anaconda. The town sheriff must find a way to destroy the two monsters before they kill the whole town.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: snake, lake or river, crocodile, sheriff, dangerous animal, survival, danger, escapades, river, rivalry, monster versus monster, experiment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.4
 4K
Devil's Pond (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: What starts out as a romantic honeymoon on a deserted island turns into a horrible nightmare as Julianne discovers that her new husband is psychotic...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, serious, psychological, scary
Plot: woman in danger, island, psychopath, couple relations, confined, danger, honeymoon, insanity, wilderness, vengeance, newlyweds, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
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 4.8
 97K
Anaconda (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A "National Geographic" film crew is taken hostage by an insane hunter, who takes them along on his quest to capture the world's largest - and deadliest - snake.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, dangerous animal, adventure, snake, danger, survival, giant snake, amazon river, boat, deadly, lake or river, animal horror ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: latin america, ecuador, brazil, south america
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 6.8
 77K
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, bad ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: survival, torture, gang, youth, forest, fear, chase, murder, in the woods, death of protagonist, slasher, weekend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Scooby-Doo and the gang are on the case when a mysterious lake monster starts scaring the guests at a summer resort in Erie Point, where Fred, Daphne, Velma and Shaggy have taken on seasonal jobs to pay for a barn they accidentally burned down. But ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: scooby doo, river, lake or river, investigation, mystery, youth, amateur detective, friends, resort, adventure, crimes, family ...
Time: 2010s
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Cabin by the Lake (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A screenwriter does research for his new script by actually kidnapping and drowning young girls. He then places them in his "garden" of other dead girls coming back daily to check on them. One girl narrowly escapes and the other bodies are ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, psychopath, held captive, crimes, danger, lake or river, writer's life, deadly, river, abduction, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
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 4.8
 17K
Zombeavers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College friends find their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin.
Style: absurd, humorous, not serious, bloody, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, mutant, beaver, gory, deadly creature, danger, river, lake or river, blood, death, monster, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
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Peculiarities of the National Fishing (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: General Ivolgin, forester Kuzmich, and good-natured Lyova lose their way on a fishing trip and wind up in a neighboring country, where they decide to have a good time anyway but end up leaving their vodka and fishing equipment behind.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: fishing, friendship, river, disorder, lake or river, culture clash, nothing goes right, society, escapades, alcohol, boat, male camaraderie ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: finland, europe, russia
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 6.2
 28K
Rogue (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From the director of Wolf Creek comes this terrifying look at nature's perfect killing machine. When a group of tourists stumble into the remote Australian river territory of an enormous crocodile, the deadly creature traps them on a tiny mud ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, monster, dangerous animal, animal attack, animal horror, gory, danger, river, survival, isolation, island, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: australia
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Return to Cabin by the Lake (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Murderous screenwriter Stanley Caldwell, who incidentally is thought to be dead, returns to the scenes of his crimes.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary, tense
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, deadly, slasher, hidden identity, danger, lake or river, river, urban, crimes, obsessive quest, city life ...
Time: contemporary
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 4.9
 198
The Current (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jake loves living in Chicago but when big city violence hits a little too close to home his parents buy a campground in rural Minnesota and move the family there. Jake hates living at the campground until he meets Peter, the boy across the river. ...
Style: christian film, humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, hopes, rebelliousness, family, river, lake or river, countryside, getting home, father son relationship, faith, christianity, death of grandmother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, chicago illinois
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 2.9
 237
The Corrupted (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A group of twenty-somethings are enjoying their stay at a lakeside cabin when a series of frightening and bizarre events derail their weekend.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Plot: survival, ghost, buddies, danger, wilderness, river, in the woods, lake or river, deadly, transformation, violence, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 6.2
 686
Vincent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Vincent has an extraordinary ability: his strength and reflexes increase tenfold when in contact with water. To make full use of this gift, he settles in a region with many lakes and rivers, and that is isolated enough to allow him to live a ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, humorous, emotional, serious ...
Plot: love affair, fall in love, supernatural, supernatural ability, hidden identity, disorder, romance, small town, river, social relations, lake or river, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, atlantic ocean, quebec
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 3.8
 4K
Crocodile (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of friends including Brady Turner, Claire and Duncan McKay go out on a boat trip on a lake in Southern California, but their joyful weekend turns into horror, when a giant killer crocodile searching for its stolen eggs, picks off anyone who ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crocodile, creature feature, spring break, prank, friends, teenage life, danger, dangerous animal, chases and races, ship, river, lake or river ...
Time: 90s
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Surviving Crooked Lake (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A summertime canoe trip turns into a nightmare for four 14-year-old girls.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, tense ...
Plot: survival, teenage girl, teenage life, starting over, haunted by the past, estrangement, danger, buddies, escapades, deadly, youth, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Mee-Shee: The Water Giant (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A New York City oil company troubleshooter is brought to a remote B.C. lake to look for some lost machinery. Cancelling a trip to Disney World with his son, he decides to bring the boy along. They both end up experiencing more excitement than Mickey ...
Style: semi serious, sincere, captivating, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: environmentalism, adventure, young heroes, rescue, wilderness, family life, treasure hunt, family, escapades, heroes, danger, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
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 4.7
 2K
Scorned (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sadie and Kevin have decided to spend a romantic weekend together at his lake house. But when an unexpected- and unfortunate- text from her best friend Jennifer to Kevin reveals a lurid love affair between the two, Sadie spirals a into a hunger for ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, surreal, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, vengeance, dishonesty, rivalry, psychopath, isolation, couple relations, manipulation, confined, manipulations, lake or river, river ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.4
 683
Body of Water (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Julia is a young lawyer who has been in conflict with her father for a long time. Her mother seems a bit insane, and Julia thinks that he is partially responsible for this. She has also split with the father of her son and tries to escape all these ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, suspense, tense ...
Plot: countryside, legend, supernatural, uncover truth, ghost, life is a bitch, river, lake or river, family secret, repressed memory, secret, past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
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White Water Summer (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the experienced guide Vic accompanies the city boy Alan and his three friends on their first wilderness experience, he not only hope to teach the four boys lessons about the wilderness, but about themselves. Vic pushes them to the limit. Soon ...
Style: sincere, exciting, suspenseful, intense, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: friendship, survival, wilderness, coming of age, danger, youth, river, adventure, nature, teaching the ways of the world, lake or river, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, california, new jersey
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 7.4
 169K
Mud (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Two teenage boys encounter a fugitive and make a pact to help him escape from an island in the Mississippi.
Style: atmospheric, touching, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: river, friendship, coming of age, first love, bounty hunter, teenage boy, bittersweet, obsession, fugitives, unlikely friendships, peril, loss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arkansas, usa, mississippi
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 5.9
 14K
Black Water (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A terrifying tale of survival in the mangrove swamps of Northern Australia.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, scary, serious ...
Plot: crocodile, animal horror, tourist, river, swamp, survival, rescue, danger, couples, tour guide, animal attack, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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Top of the Lake (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A woman haunted by her past, Detective Robin Griffin, investigates complex and unsettling cases.
Style: captivating, clever, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, crime, missing child, disappearance, female detective, life is a bitch, self discovery, policewoman, sexual abuse, child abuse, buried truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
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Black Water: Abyss (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An adventure-loving couple convince their friends to explore a remote, uncharted cave system in the forests of Northern Australia. With a tropical storm approaching, they abseil into the mouth of the cave, but when the caves start to flood, tensions ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: survival, hunting, cave, animal horror, animal attack, crocodile, beast, dangerous animal, stranded, adventurer, forces of nature, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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 7.6
 2K
Beelzebub (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Ishiyama High is a school populated entirely by delinquents, where nonstop violence and lawlessness are the norm. However, there is one universally acknowledged ruleā€”don't cross first year student Tatsumi Oga, Ishiyama's most vicious ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, psychotronic
Plot: demon, danger, supernatural, youth, master and servant, fight, nanny, school, imaginary, parenting, rivalry, vengeance ...
Place: japan
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SnakeHead Swamp (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A horrifying hybrid of genetic science and nature has taken over the Louisiana bayou, leaving terror in its wake! In the heat of the summer, what began as an day of boating and bikinis changes drastically when a school of genetically enhanced ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: swamp, deadly creature, survival, danger, youth, deadly, dangerous animal, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, gory, stranded, lake or river ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
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Lake Placid: The Final Chapter (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Follows Jim Bickerman, a poacher who discovers that his local lake is inhabited by man-eating crocodiles.
Style: scary, dark humor, rough, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: reptile, river, survival, woman in danger, trapped, escapades, dangerous animal, danger, rescue, deadly, heroes, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Pirates of the Great Salt Lake (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kirk Redgrave and Flint Weaver met only three weeks ago. But that hasn't stopped them from becoming the greatest pirates the Great Salt Lake has ever known. Still, pirate life isn't all that it's cracked up to be. For Kirk, it's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, escapades, danger, friends, rebelliousness, curses spells and rituals, ocean or sea, ocean, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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Who Loves the Sun (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man (Lukas Haas) encounters a childhood friend (Adam Scott) who had an affair with his wife (Molly Parker) five years earlier.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, missing person, friendship, childhood friend, family relations, couples, betrayal, reunion, rivalry, island, parents and children ...
Time: future
Place: usa, new york
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