Water movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant water movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, suspense and exciting films and TV shows about / with water, danger, death, catastrophe, transformation, brutality, escapades, mentor, dialogue and culture clash plots mostly in Drama, Horror and Action genres shot in USA, Italy, Spain and other countries.
water
 1160
water movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as water: Waterworld (1995), Sanctum (2011), Young Ones (2014), 12 Feet Deep (2017), The Last Wave (1977), The Curse (1987), Mermaid: The Lake of the Dead (2018), The Last Airbender (2010), The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010), Noah (2014).

List of water movies

 6.2
 169K
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: exciting, serious, futuristic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, adventure, survival, ocean, post apocalyptic, rescue, post apocalypse, water, future dystopia, sailing, dystopic future, ocean or sea ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 52K
Sanctum (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The 3-D action-thriller Sanctum, from executive producer James Cameron, follows a team of underwater cave divers on a treacherous expedition to the largest, most beautiful and least accessible cave system on Earth. When a tropical storm forces them ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, danger, expedition, forces of nature, adventure, isolation, deathtrap, water, underground, underwater, death, panic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 9K
Young Ones (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: South Africa, Ireland, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a future where water is scarce, a farmer defends his land and hopes to rejuvenate his parched soil. However, his daughter's boyfriend schemes to steal the land for himself.
Style: suspenseful, tense, futuristic, clever, bleak ...
Plot: survival, water, water shortage, violence, love, land, drought, farm, murder, human nature, life is a bitch, teenager ...
Time: future, 1930s
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 11K
12 Feet Deep (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, two sisters are trapped under the fiberglass cover of an Olympic sized public pool and must brave the cold and each other to survive the harrowing night.
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, serious, sad
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: trapped, swimming pool, water, survival, endurance, sibling relationship, family secrets, determination, female protagonist, sister sister relationship, diabetic, female empowerment ...
Time: contemporary
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
The Last Wave (1977)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: White Australian lawyer David Burton agrees with reluctance to defend a group of aborigines charged with murdering one of their own. He suspects the victim was targeted for violating a tribal taboo, but the defendants deny any tribal association. ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: water, murder, lawyer, apocalypse, storm, dream, nightmare, aborigine, sign, shaman, court, manslaughter ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future
Place: australia, sydney australia
Is relevant ?
 5.1
 2K
The Curse (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nathan Hayes is a religious man trying to hold onto his farm and keep his family in line. A real estate developer is trying to buy most of the farm property in the area, including Mr. Hayes family farm, in the hope that the Tennesse Valley Authority ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: mutant, infection, meteorite, water, farm, space and aliens, contamination, supernatural, chaos, escapades, danger, rescue ...
Time: 80s
Is relevant ?
Mermaid: The Lake of the Dead (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An evil Mermaid falls in love with Marina's fiancé Roman and aims to keep him away from Marina in her Kingdom of Death under water. The Mermaid is a young woman who drowned a few centuries ago. Marina only has one week to overcome her fear of ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, rough, touching
Plot: mermaid, water, mythical creature, love, summer house, engaged, lake, comb, tombstone, danger, obsession, couples ...
Is relevant ?
The Last Airbender (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic, intense ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, supernatural ability, heroes, good versus evil, chosen one, young heroes, youth, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, danger, martial arts, destiny ...
Is relevant ?
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Balthazar Blake is a master sorcerer in modern-day Manhattan trying to defend the city from his arch-nemesis, Maxim Horvath. Balthazar can't do it alone, so he recruits Dave Stutler, a seemingly average guy who demonstrates hidden potential, as ...
Style: humorous, stylized, gothic, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: witch, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, training, apprentice, adventure, chosen one, magical, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, dragon, magic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2010, middle ages, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, britain ...
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 231K
Noah (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A man who suffers visions of an apocalyptic deluge takes measures to protect his family from the coming flood.
Style: captivating, exciting, epic, biblical, suspense ...
Plot: apocalypse, forces of nature, survival, adventure, human nature, end of the world, god or devil, god, belief, chaos, moral dilemma, ship ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 72K
All Is Lost (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: During a solo voyage in the Indian Ocean, a veteran mariner awakes to find his vessel taking on water after a collision with a stray shipping container. With his radio and navigation equipment disabled, he sails unknowingly into a violent storm and ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, rough, captivating, harsh ...
Plot: survival, storm, boat, sea disaster, isolation, forces of nature, adventure, ocean or sea, desperation, lost at sea, human spirit, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 679
Turtle Diary (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two separate people, a man and a woman, find something very stirring about the sea turtles in their tank at the London Zoo. They meet and form an odd, but sympathetic camaraderie as they plan to steal two of the turtles and free them into the ocean.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, light, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rescue, romance, environmentalism, couples, ocean or sea, against the rules, zoo, book, bookstore, water, writer's block, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, london, atlantic ocean, new jersey
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
fear movies
2879
fire movies
3370
panic movies
1006
flood movies
315
 7.3
 4K
The Source (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A comedy/drama set in a village and centered on a battle of the sexes, where women threaten to withhold sexual favours as long as the men refuse to install a water pipe.
Style: realistic, stylized, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: village life, sexism, desert, rebellion, battle of the sexes, against the rules, ultimatum, machismo, sexual relations, couple relations, society, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, north africa
Is relevant ?
The Milagro Beanfield War (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In Milagro, a small town in the American Southwest, Ladd Devine plans to build a major new resort development. While activist Ruby Archuleta and lawyer/newspaper editor Charlie Bloom realize that this will result in the eventual displacement of the ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, captivating, inspirational ...
Plot: small town, village life, small town life, politics, racial tension, farm, police, water, racism, justice, magic, greed ...
Time: 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico, texas, england
Is relevant ?
Playboy's Girls in Uniform (1997)
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: If clothes make the woman, a uniform makes her even hotter. Playboy brings you and exclusive look at the foxy forms that make these uniforms sizzle.
Plot: nurse, sensuality, uniform, water, lingerie, playboy magazine, dance, cabin, gloves, licking, airforce, locker room ...
Is relevant ?
Space Battleship Yamato - Final Chapter (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 152 min.
Story: The Galman Empire is destroyed but the planet Galmania is not, by a chance collision of galaxies. The Bolar Federation worlds including Planet Bolar are destroyed. The Yamato, back under the command of Captain Okita, encounters the planet Denguil ...
Plot: water, honor, flood, space opera
Time: 23rd century
Place: battleship
Is relevant ?
 4.0
 1K
Killer Fish (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jewel thieves attempt to recover treasure from piranha infested waters. Mistrust and betrayals happen amongst the gang in the quest for gold.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: piranha, betrayal, water, jewel, diamond, jewel thief, treasure, diving, barefoot, tornado, backgammon, blood ...
Place: brazil
Is relevant ?
 5.5
 277
Blind Sun (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: France, Greece
Duration: 88 min.
Story: ​Greece. A seaside resort struck by a heavy heat wave. Water is scarce and violence is ready to explode. Ashraf, a solitary immigrant, is looking after a villa while its owners are away. On a dusty road crushed by the sun, he is stopped by a ...
Plot: heat, swimming pool, water, police, underwater, mirror, cat, coffee, church, full moon, underwater scene, water shortage ...
Time: future, near future
Place: greece
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
food movies
1967
river movies
1280
running movies
1685
 8.0
 3K
Dry Summer (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A scheming tobacco farmer sets out to ruin his competition by diverting the local water to his own property.
Style: rough, bleak, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, summer, water, dishonesty, deadly, forbidden love, moral dilemma, village, farm, family relations, crimes, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: turkey
Is relevant ?
The Reincarnation of Peter Proud (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When college professor Peter Proud begins to experience flashbacks from a previous incarnation, he is mysteriously drawn to a place he has never been before but which is troublingly familiar. As if drawn to her by cosmic force, he soon finds himself ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, sexual, mind bending, serious
Plot: reincarnation, ghost, murder, college, water, occult, rape, search, curses spells and rituals, crimes, fall in love, mystery ...
Time: 70s
Is relevant ?
Blue Eyes of the Broken Doll (1974)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-convict, troubled by dreams that he strangles women, is hired as the caretaker on an estate owned by three very strange sisters. Soon after his arrival, a serial killer begins slaughtering blonde, blue-eyed women - and leaving their eyeballs ...
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, scary, suspenseful
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, danger, psychopath, sadism, violence, masked killer, hypnosis, psycho killer, water, rapist ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain, europe, france
Is relevant ?
Death Street USA (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Scientists poison the water supply of a small town, turning the residents into homicidal maniacs who kill each other and anybody who passes through.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, small town, violence, sheriff, helicopter, water, deadly, experiment gone awry, heroes, chases and races, mute or deaf, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 80s
Is relevant ?
 4.3
 542
Stryker (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world's water supply has dried up due to some sort of apocalypse. A beautiful woman holds the secret to where one of the last springs being guarded by a group of Amazons. A "Road Warrior" like crew captures her and tries to make ...
Style: bleak, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, water, uninhibited rivalry, chaos, society, rivalry, heroes, chases and races, life is a bitch, danger, survival, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
ship movies
1227
corpse movies
3241
map movies
map
1040
Exterminators of the Year 3000 (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It's the year 3000 and a nuclear war has turned the earth into a desert wasteland. A group of survivors living in a cave run out of water and desperately need to locate a new supply. The last guy they sent out to find water never returned, and ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, gang, car chase, water, wasteland, nuclear, life is a bitch, chases and races, heroes, escapades, future dystopia, survival ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 2K
Silent Souls (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Present days. A man and his companion go on a journey to cremate the dead body of the former beloved wife, on a riverbank in the area where they spent their honeymoon.
Style: atmospheric, sincere, realistic, melancholic, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, photographer, husband wife relationship, river, water, typewriter, tradition, trip, cultural difference, life philosophy, death of wife, director ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
Is relevant ?
 4.0
 3K
The Nun (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of catholic school girls are victimized by a sadistic and jealous nun, "Sister Ursula". The girls drown the nun in a pool of "holy" water. Eighteen years later circumstances arise in which the nuns spirit is released to ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, british horror, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: evil nun, ghost, ritual murder, violence, vengeance, danger, deadly, gory, haunted by the past, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona, europe, spain, barcelona spain
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 28K
Dark Water (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A woman in the midst of an unpleasant divorce moves to an eerie apartment building with her young daughter. The ceiling of their apartment has a dark and active leak.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, scary, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: ghost, missing child, child custody, supernatural, mystery, haunted by the past, losing-it hero, parents and children, custody, danger, family problems, single parent ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia, kindergarten
Is relevant ?
Flight of the Phoenix (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When an Amacor oil rig in the Gobi Desert of Mongolia proves unproductive, Captain Frank Towns and copilot "A.J." are sent to shut the operation down. However, on their way to Beijing, a major dust storm forces them to ditch their C-119 ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: desert, adventure, survival, rescue, stranded, air disaster, struggle for survival, danger, getting home, human nature, radio, threat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mongolia, beijing china
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 814
Eggs (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two brothers in their seventies, Pa and Moe, have lived together all their lives in a little house in the country, the only interruption being when Pa made a weekend trip to Småland on his moped during the second World War. The past returns when ...
Style: touching, realistic, offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Plot: winter, old man, visitor, routine, house, water, alcohol, radio, wheelchair, countryside, hostility, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 57K
Dark Water (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dahlia Williams and her daughter Cecelia move into a rundown apartment on New York's Roosevelt Island. She is currently in midst of divorce proceedings and the apartment, though near an excellent school for her daughter, is all she can afford. ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, divorce, haunted by the past, starting over, parents and children, danger, supernatural, imaginary friend, drowning, elevator, teacher, apartment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1974, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, seattle washington, manhattan new york city ...
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists