Lighthouse keeper movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lighthouse keeper movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with lighthouse keeper, lighthouse, island, death, danger, boat, friendship, flashback, murder and infidelity plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as lighthouse keeper: Cold Skin (2017), The Lighthouse (2019), Song of the Sea (2014), Behind the Wall (2008), The Vanishing (2018), Angel's Bite (1984), The Light Between Oceans (2016), A Very Long Engagement (2004), Pete's Dragon (1977), Half Light (2006).

List of lighthouse keeper movies

Cold Skin (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young man who arrives at a remote island finds himself trapped in a battle for his life.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: creature, lighthouse, island, lighthouse keeper, beast, loneliness, sea, weatherman, underwater scene, night, survival, danger ...
Time: year 1914
Place: antarctic
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The Lighthouse (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.
Style: gothic, suspense, psychological, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: isolation, lighthouse, lovecraftian, hallucination, lighthouse keeper, nightmare, drunkenness, secret, symbolism, mermaid, island, human nature ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new england
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Song of the Sea (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, Denmark, Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of the last Seal Child’s journey home. After their mother’s disappearance, Ben and Saoirse are sent to live with Granny in the city. When they resolve to return to their home by the sea, their journey becomes a race against time as ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, captivating, colourful, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, lighthouse, supernatural ability, young heroes, ocean or sea, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, mythical creature, legends and myths, danger, escapades, lighthouse keeper ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: ireland, europe, japan, tokyo
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Behind the Wall (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this chilling, atmospheric thriller, Katelyn (Lindy Booth) seeks answers about the brutal murder that claimed her mother's life 20 years ago in the lighthouse where they lived, a crime for which her grief-and-guilt-crazed father has long ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, enigmatic, suspense, scary ...
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural, danger, rivalry, deadly, dark secret, spirit, haunted by the past, priest, demonic possession, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Vanishing (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three lighthouse keepers on an uninhabited island off the coast of Scotland discover something that isn't theirs to keep.
Style: based on true events, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: lighthouse, disappearance, mystery, lighthouse keeper, remote island, castaway, island, treasure chest, disorder, danger, investigation, shipwreck ...
Time: 90s, 1900s, 19th century
Place: scotland
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Angel's Bite (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lighthouse keeper lives on an isolated island together with his wife, ailing father and retarded sister. News of a serial killer stalking the isolated lighthouses makes him leave in order to hunt him down. In the meantime, the wife meets a ...
Style: light, dark
Plot: lighthouse, lighthouse keeper, isolation, rape, boat, loneliness, dinner, nudity (full frontal - brief), fear, radio, island, serial killer ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
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The Light Between Oceans (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, New Zealand, USA, India, Australia
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat.
Style: melancholic, touching, compassionate, realistic, heartbreaking ...
Plot: lighthouse, love, isolation, ocean or sea, miscarriage, moral dilemma, missing child, island, lost child, childless couple, mother love, trying to get pregnant ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, year 1918
Place: australia
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A Very Long Engagement (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In 1919, Mathilde was 19 years old. Two years earlier, her fiancé Manech left for the front at the Somme. Like millions of others he was "killed on the field of battle." It's written in black and white on the official notice. But ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, emotional, sentimental, romantic ...
Plot: world war one, private detective, missing person, against the odds, uncover truth, war, young lovers, french, investigation, love and romance, obsession, army ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20s, 20th century, year 1919 ...
Place: france, paris france, europe, marseille provence, marseille ...
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Pete's Dragon (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Pete, a young orphan, runs away to a Maine fishing town with his best friend a lovable, sometimes invisible dragon named Elliott! When they are taken in by a kind lighthouse keeper, Nora, and her father, Elliott's prank playing lands them in ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, dragon, family relations, small town, orphan, invisibility, presumed dead, part animation, adventure, family, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 90s
Place: maine, usa, new england
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Half Light (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rachel Carson, a best-selling crime novelist, is devastated and filled with guilt over the accidental death of her son. Hoping that a change of scenery will help alleviate her suffering, she leaves her home in the city and moves into a vacant ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, enigmatic, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: ghost, murder, lighthouse, loss of child, supernatural, death in the family, uncover truth, mentally unstable, woman in danger, death of child, female protagonist, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, london, san francisco
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The Light (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Camille arrives in Ouessant, the island of her birth off the Brittany coast, to sell the family home. She spends a last night in the house during which she discovers a secret. In 1963 a man came to work with her father, who was the Jument lighthouse ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: island, fall in love, love triangle, dishonesty, love affair, romance, love of one's life, lighthouse, family secret, village, storm, friendship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, brittany, atlantic ocean
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The Light at the Edge of the World (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Liechtenstein
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Pirates take over a lighthouse on a rocky island. They then execute a devious plan to cause ships to run aground, pillaging their wrecks. A lone member of the lighthouse crew survives, and he deperately fights their plot. A shipwrecked maiden that ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: island, pirate, lighthouse, torture, rape, escapades, confined, adventure, rivalry, danger, survival, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: latin america, argentina
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The Man in the Lighthouse (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Mateo is a lighthouse caretaker dating a teacher Suzette. The small town they are in is trying to increase tourism. Jerome stumbles across Mateo and Suzette having sex, whilst he is on holiday from Manila. A local a gay man, who pays local teenage ...
Plot: lighthouse, lighthouse keeper, masturbation, male nudity, father son relationship, teacher, erection, fairy, gay, cemetery, female nudity, drunken sex ...
Place: the philippines
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The Eye of the Storm (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In a Sydney suburb, two nurses, Maria and Flora, a housekeeper, Lotte, and a solicitor, Arnold, attend to Elizabeth Hunter as her expatriate son Sir Basil, a famous but struggling actor in London, and daughter Dorothy, a divorced and down at heel ...
Style: realistic, sincere, cynical, stylized, dark humor ...
Plot: dealing with death, golden years, suburbs, parents and children, family relations, nursing, family life, family problems, longing, strong female presence, elderly, jazz ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: australia
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The Last Day (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: At Christmas time, 19 year old Simon returns home to visit his dysfunctional family with Louise, a fearless girl he met during his train ride. While Simon struggles to cope with the growing distance between him and his parents, he starts to examine ...
Style: realistic, emotional, atmospheric, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: love triangle, youth, teenage life, social misfits, love and romance, couples, lovers reunited, gender, family relations, jealousy, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, brittany
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The Lighthouse (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two lighthouse keepers clash, making their duties difficult even before a freak storms hits and strands them at the lighthouse for months. Based on a true story.
Style: suspense
Plot: loss of wife, lighthouse keeper, fog, prayer, pistol, punched in the face, boat, bell ringing, island, british, death, drunkenness ...
Time: 1800s
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Aquaman (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and to be a hero to the world.
Style: exciting, epic, twists and turns, entertaining, colourful ...
Plot: supernatural power, demi god, atlantis, superhero, mythology, underwater, ocean, warrior, superhuman powers, fantasy world, rescue, super powers ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s, year 1985, 90s, 80s
Place: atlantic ocean, sicily italy, maine, boston, sicily ...
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Vos gueules les mouettes (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A TV channel organizes a super-8 competition, and Kenavec family decides to film their small village in Brittany.
Plot: film within a film, seagull, village, estate, lighthouse keeper, lighthouse, tv
Place: brittany
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Stonados (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A storm chaser tries to save Boston from destruction when a freak tornado bombards the city with huge boulders.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, bleak, semi serious ...
Plot: danger, escapades, global warming, science, tornado, death, storm, manipulation, manipulations, tour guide, thunder, museum ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston
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Lighthouse (1999)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A prison ship on its way to a remote island prison runs aground on rocks and sinks. Mixed survivors of cons and prison guards struggle ashore, only to discover to their horror that another survivor got there first - the murderous & psychotic Leo ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, rock, slasher, psychopath, lighthouse, electrocution, person on fire, severed head, shipwreck, island, isolation, stalking ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england
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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: not serious, realistic, offbeat, witty, humorous
Plot: boat chase, obnoxious boss, seaport, countryside, workplace, village life, one last chance, power relations, workplace situations, social differences, village, fish out of water ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, south of france
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Sex and Lucia (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, captivating, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, porn, strong sexual content, lust, waitress, island, hopes, lesbian, erection, romance, couple relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
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Red Riding Hood (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Teenage Claire (Morgan Thompson) would rather hang out with her friends at the mall than to stay home with her brother Matt while Grandma babysits. Who wouldn't? Unfortunately, Grandma isn't about to let Claire out of the house. Worse, she ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: little red riding hood, missing person, danger, good versus evil, adventurer, adventure, love and romance, fish out of water, woman in danger, rescue, dangerous animal, family relations ...
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The Exorcism of Hugh (1972)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This movie takes place on the Isle of Jersey where a troubled wife has come to sort out the tumult of her life. She encounters a lighthouse-keeper there and they quickly become lovers. Together they flee to Scotland. One day they are making love on ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, semi serious, offbeat, psychotronic
Plot: love triangle, ghost, supernatural, love affair, romance, love and romance, ocean or sea, infidelity, beach, on the run, zombie, couples ...
Place: scotland
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Love in the Time of Cholera (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In Colombia just after the Great War, an old man falls from a ladder; dying, he professes great love for his wife. After the funeral, a man calls on the widow - she dismisses him angrily. Flash back more than 50 years to the day Florentino Ariza, a ...
Style: psychological, serious, sentimental, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: letter, impossible love, love triangle, diary, funeral, romance, virginity, looking for love, power of love, love and romance, love affair, love letter ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1900s, 1890s, turn of the century ...
Place: colombia, paris france, caribbean, latin america
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