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, suspenseful, atmospheric, touching and exciting films and TV shows about / with lighthouse keeper, lighthouse, island, death, boat, friendship, murder, beach, danger and family relations 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 Vanishing (2018), The Light Between Oceans (2016), The Lighthouse (2019), The Disciple (2013), The Lighthouse (2016), Sex and Lucia (2001), The Lightkeepers (2009), Behind the Wall (2007), The Light (2004).

List of lighthouse keeper movies

Cold Skin (2017)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, USA
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, scary, interesting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lighthouse keeper, lighthouse, suspense, creature, island, sea, night, loneliness, mermaid, interspecies sex, survival, beast ...
Time: year 1914
Place: antarctic
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The Vanishing (2018)
Genre: 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: suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic, bloody, mind bending ...
Plot: lighthouse, lighthouse keeper, remote island, treasure chest, castaway, disappearance, island, disorder, suspense, investigation, loneliness, mental health ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 20th century, year 1900
Place: scotland
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The Light Between Oceans (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, India, Australia, New Zealand, USA
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: touching, sentimental, heartbreaking, melancholic, depressing ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, chick flick, date night
Plot: lighthouse, love, lighthouse keeper, missing child, husband wife relationship, island, mother love, trying to get pregnant, isolation, adaptation, motherhood, miscarriage ...
Time: 1920s, victorian era, 20th century, year 1918
Place: australia
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The Lighthouse (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Brazil
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.
Style: psychological, disturbing, gothic, surreal, scary ...
Audience: date night
Plot: isolation, hallucination, suspense, lighthouse, lighthouse keeper, symbolism, drunkenness, nightmare, storm, fight, bird, stolen identity ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, victorian era
Place: canada, new england
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The Disciple (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Disciple is set in the summer of 1939, when 13-year-old Karl arrives on an isolated island in the Baltic Sea to work as lighthouse master Hasselbond’s assistant. Hasselbond, however, turns him down because of his young age. Karl struggles ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, atmospheric, bleak
Plot: lighthouse keeper, family relations, isolation, discipline, island, teenage life, family problems, family in crisis, youth, friendship, parents and children, favoritism ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: finland, eastern europe
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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: disturbing, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, melancholic ...
Plot: lighthouse, lighthouse keeper, fog, suspense, haunted by the past, death, drunkenness, conversation, ghost, zombie, corpse, insanity ...
Time: 19th century, georgian era
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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, sexy, sexual, art house, captivating ...
Audience: date night, adult
Plot: sex, sex scene, lust, sexual relations, erotica, explicit sex, porn, island, strong sexual content, waitress, female masturbation, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain, madrid, mediterranean sea, iberian peninsula, malta
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The Lightkeepers (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the year 1912 on Cape Cod, a lighthouse keeper who has disavowed any association with females, must deal with the appearance of two attractive women who move into a nearby cottage for the summer.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: seaside, love and romance, couples, elderly, friendship, golden years, love affair, friends, isolation, lifestyle, lighthouse keeper, women ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1912
Place: massachusetts, new england, usa
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Behind the Wall (2007)
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, serious, scary
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural, rivalry, dark secret, haunted by the past, demonic possession, priest, spirit, death of mother, secret room, small town ...
Time: 21st century
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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: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: island, lighthouse, love triangle, fall in love, love of one's life, love affair, dishonesty, family secret, storm, sensuality, village, sea ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, brittany, atlantic ocean
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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: dark, semi serious, scary, atmospheric, psychotronic ...
Plot: zombie, ghost, octopus, female psychopath, paranormal, ocean, supernatural, love triangle, lighthouse keeper, exorcism, love and romance, on the run ...
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 keeper, lighthouse, impotent husband, cheating wife, isolation, rape, nude, sex starved woman, incest overtones, game, boat, sea ...
Place: former yugoslavia
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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: realistic, not serious, witty, humorous, offbeat
Plot: priest, boss, boat, contract, lighthouse keeper, shipyard, inventor, preaching, power relations, one last chance, disorder, seaport ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: south of france, france, europe
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The Light at the Edge of the World (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Spain, Liechtenstein, USA
Duration: 128 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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: pirate, island, remote island, torture, rape, lighthouse, lighthouse keeper, graphic violence, good versus evil, escapades, survival, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
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 ...
Style: erotic
Plot: lighthouse, gay, lgbt, lgbtq, boys love, gays and lesbians, lighthouse keeper, gay slur, female nudity, erotica, father son relationship, teacher ...
Place: the philippines
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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: feel good, humorous, touching, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, children, small town, friendship, disney, unlikely friendships, orphan, presumed dead, lighthouse keeper, family relations, love story, lighthouse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: maine, usa, new england
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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, serious, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: gay, love triangle, teenage life, youth, jealousy, lovers reunited, love and romance, social misfits, gender, family relations, couples, family gatherings ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france, brittany
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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: slasher, bloody, scary, tense, serious ...
Plot: lighthouse, serial killer, octopus, travel, shipwreck, person on fire, electrocution, rock, psychopath, prison, isolation, island ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
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Song of the Sea (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, Denmark, Belgium, 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: touching, emotional, colourful, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: folklore, young heroes, supernatural, children, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, ocean, getting home, lighthouse, celtic, magic, legends and myths ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, europe, ireland, tokyo
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Slumberland (2022)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young girl discovers a secret map to the dreamworld of Slumberland, and with the help of an eccentric outlaw, she traverses dreams and flees nightmares, with the hope that she will be able to see her late father again.
Audience: kids
Plot: dream, lighthouse, making a wish, lighthouse keeper, death in the family, genius, girl, death, grief, coming of age, father daughter relationship, boy ...
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Watchtower (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Orphan Mike O'Conner was abused from age three by his own dad, fled to Chicago to start a rock band but got dragged in bad mates' crime and convicted under probation. Mike's sister, Kate, managed to get him released and employed as ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, small town life, family relations, life is a bitch, siblings relations, small town, psychopath, lighthouse, father figure, murder, village, village life ...
Place: usa, oregon
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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: television, village, seagull, lighthouse, lighthouse keeper, estate, film within a film
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, semi serious, bleak, humorous
Plot: disaster, escapades, science, global warming, death, apocalypse, woman with a gun, distopia, natural disaster, manipulation, lighthouse keeper, brother and sister ...
Time: 21st century
Place: boston
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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, entertaining, epic, psychotronic, colourful ...
Audience: kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: superhero, super powers, atlantis, princess, ocean, creature, supernatural power, power, muscleman, warrior, half breed, heroes ...
Time: year 1985, 2010s, 90s, 80s
Place: maine, sahara, boston, sicily, atlantic ocean ...
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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: touching, realistic, stylized, serious, semi serious ...
Plot: longing, family life, family problems, family relations, elderly, parents and children, nursing, golden years, dealing with death, manipulative person, family reunited, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: sydney australia, australia
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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: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending, intense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: ghost, supernatural, murder, lighthouse, death of child, suspense, uncover truth, mentally unstable, loss of child, woman in danger, writers, afterlife ...
Place: london, scotland, san francisco
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Red Riding Hood (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
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, kids, teens
Plot: little red riding hood, missing person, fish out of water, love and romance, good versus evil, adventurer, woman in danger, family relations, young heroes, rescue, dangerous animal, escapades ...
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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: romantic, touching, atmospheric, epic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: world war one, war, love, love and romance, love story, wartime, private detective, investigation, obsession, tragedy, sacrifice, life & death ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 20th century, year 1917, year 1919
Place: france, paris france, europe, brittany, marseille ...
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Love in the Time of Cholera (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, UK, Colombia
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: sexy, psychological, romantic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: love, letter, impossible love, love triangle, magic realism, unlikely friendships, betrayal, visceral, multiple storylines, justice, funeral, diary ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s, 1870s, post world war one ...
Place: colombia, latin america, paris france, caribbean
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