Sea movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sea movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense and captivating films and TV shows about / with sea, danger, adventure, boat, underwater scene, escapades, chase, ocean, ship and death plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Spain and other countries.
sea movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as sea: Siren (2018), Black Sea (2014), Moby Dick (1998), The Abyss (1989), Turning Tide (2013), All Is Lost (2013), Moby Dick (2011), In the Heart of the Sea (2015), The Little Mermaid (1989), Flipper (1964).

List of sea movies

Siren (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The coastal town of Bristol Cove is known for its legend of once being home to mermaids. When the arrival of a mysterious girl proves this folklore all too true, the battle between man and sea takes a very vicious turn as these predatory beings ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, bleak
Plot: siren, mermaid, small town, boat, investigation, legend, sea, polyamory, danger, fisherman, myth, brutality ...
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Black Sea (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A rogue submarine captain pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control on-board their claustrophobic vessel, the increasing uncertainty of the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, tricky ...
Plot: submarine, underwater, treasure hunt, sea, gold, survival, betrayal, adventure, escapades, isolation, dishonesty, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, year 1941
Place: black sea, russia
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Moby Dick (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a lost whaling ship relates the tale of his captain's self-destructive obsession to hunt the white whale, Moby Dick.
Style: exciting, tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: ship, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, whale, sea, captain, ocean or sea, adventure, deadly, friendship, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 19th century
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The Abyss (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search and rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver soon finds himself on a spectacular odyssey 25,000 feet below the ocean's surface where he confronts a mysterious ...
Style: exciting, psychological, tense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: underwater, submarine, ocean, sea, alien encounter, sea disaster, ocean or sea, space and aliens, ufo, sacrifice, scuba diving, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
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Turning Tide (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sport
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Yann Madec, long-time best mate of Frank Drevil, the star skipper of Global System Insurance, sees his dream come true when he replaces the injured Frank at the last minute for the start of the Vendée Globe. Nine days into the race and leading, ...
Style: captivating, realistic, sincere, suspenseful, serious
Plot: sea, adventure, follow your dream, contests and competitions, once in a lifetime opportunity, rivalry, ship, adventurer, human spirit, escapades, around the world, ocean or sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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All Is Lost (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: touching, suspenseful, captivating, rough, harsh ...
Plot: survival, isolation, sea disaster, boat, adventure, ocean or sea, desperation, storm, human spirit, overcoming, hopes, forces of nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Moby Dick (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 184 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a lost whaling ship relates the tale of his captain's self-destructive obsession to hunt the white whale, Moby Dick.
Style: captivating, exciting, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: obsession, sea, ship, whale, mutiny, obsessive quest, danger, vengeance, dangerous animal, escapades, adventure, ocean or sea ...
Time: 19th century
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In the Heart of the Sea (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Herman Melville’s ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, scenic, inspirational ...
Plot: survival, ship, lost at sea, dangerous animal, ocean, against the odds, adventure, isolation, danger, whale, death, starvation ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1820s
Place: new england, massachusetts, pacific ocean, south america, ecuador
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The Little Mermaid (1989)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This colorful adventure tells the story of an impetuous mermaid princess named Ariel who falls in love with the very human Prince Eric and puts everything on the line for the chance to be with him. Memorable songs and characters -- including the ...
Style: feel good, fairy tale, light, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: mermaid, prince, princess, witch, first love, imaginary kingdom, spell, good versus evil, magic, fish out of water, disney, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century
Place: caribbean, denmark
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Flipper (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Flipper, from Ivan Tors Films in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Television, is an American television program first broadcast on NBC from September 19, 1964, until April 15, 1967. Flipper, a bottlenose dolphin, is the companion animal of ...
Style: feel good, realistic, captivating, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: park ranger, animal life, sea, save the day, young heroes, adventure, escapades, family relations, danger, youth, friendship, swimming ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: florida, usa
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Deepwater Horizon (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A story set on the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, which exploded during April 2010 and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history.
Style: factual, emotional, compassionate, intense, exciting ...
Plot: trapped, oil rig, rescue, explosion, survival, courage, natural disaster, sea, post traumatic stress disorder, self mutilation, employee employee relationship, moral dilemma ...
Time: 2010s, year 2010
Place: louisiana, boston, california
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December Boys (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: For many years, four teenage orphans at an Australian outback convent have watched their younger comrades find new parents, and realize that they may never be adopted. The Reverend Mother sends the four boys away on a seaside vacation, where they ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, emotional, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, adoption, best friends, orphan, rivalry, orphanage, youth, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations, beach, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 1960s, 60s, 2000s ...
Place: australia, south australia, england, london, tokyo
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Amphibian Man (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: People living at the seashore town are frightened by reports about the unknown creature called "the sea devil." Nobody knows what it is, but it's really a son of a doctor Salvator. The doctor performed a surgery on his son and now ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, thought provoking, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: hidden identity, underwater, superhuman powers, swimming, social misfits, love and romance, lovers apart, romance, unfulfilled love, tragic love, greed, mermaid ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: seaport
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The Pirate Fairy (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Zarina, a smart and ambitious dust-keeper fairy who’s captivated by Blue Pixie Dust and its endless possibilities, flees Pixie Hollow and joins forces with the scheming pirates of Skull Rock, who make her captain of their ship. Tinker Bell and her ...
Style: feel good, exciting, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: fairy, imaginary kingdom, pirate, imaginary, danger, adventure, family, friendship, female protagonist, sea, ship, magic ...
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Cold Skin (2017)
Genre: Adventure, 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: island, loneliness, lighthouse keeper, beast, lighthouse, creature, sea, underwater scene, saving a life, danger, remote island, healing power ...
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Baywatch (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchannon butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay.
Style: feel good, light, captivating, entertaining, gross out humor ...
Plot: lifeguard, drug dealer, beach, rookie, chase, police car, disguise, conspiracy, party, crime, sea, yacht ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, california
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Carry on Cruising (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Captain Crowther's lot is not a happy one! Five of his crew have to be replaced and at such short notice before the voyage begins there isn't much to choose from. Not only does he get the five most incompetent shipmates ever to sail the ...
Style: humorous, not serious
Plot: ship, cruise ship, sea, nothing goes right, goofy hero, parody, disorder, power relations, cruise, boss and employee, escapades, workplace situations ...
Time: 60s
Place: mediterranean sea
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Abandoned (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When their yacht capsizes during a storm; four men face almost certain death.
Plot: survivor, ship, storm, sea, boat, death, survival, water, barefoot male, fear, courage, fight
Time: year 1989
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Rivals in Love (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A maid at a seaside hotel nurses to health a man she found on the beach who has lost his memory.
Plot: sea, hotel, rape, lesbian sex, love triangle, memory loss, sleaze, wanted, insomnia, beach, orgasm, bathroom ...
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The Hook (1976)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An adulterous woman (Barbara Bouchet) and her lover (Bob Behling) plot to murder her husband Kostas (Günther Stoll) and make it look like a yachting accident. However, unknown to them, Kostas has hired a private detective to follow them and knows ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: police, cheating, sea, lost at sea, missing person, yacht, betrayal, female nudity, sex, erotica, murder, storm ...
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Volunteers (1986)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In this amusing antiwar comedy, seven inept and reluctant soldiers land on a desert island to carry on with the fighting. Just after their parachutes have collapsed behind them on the beach, helicopters approach and land nearby. Out pops a bevy of ...
Plot: beach, sea, russian roulette, soldier, journalist, fictional war, insanity, swimming, machine gun, army, submarine, trench ...
Place: yugoslavia
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Plastic Little: The Adventures of Captain Tita (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Narrowly escaping the clutches of Lord Guizei and his band of professional killers, Elysse Mordish is on the run and in possession of a vital computer code needed by the military to reactivate a high-powered secret weapon. Enter Tita, intergalactic ...
Plot: sea, animal, surrealism, breasts, sensuality, falling to death, shot to death, electrocution, gunshot, fictional war, shot in the stomach, falling from height ...
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Jaws 19 (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia, Kazakhstan, Czech Republic
Duration: 63 min.
Story: The beaches of the Baltic Sea are terrorized by a shark. The military manage to destroy it, but the shark returns in spectral form.
Style: student film
Plot: sea, military, shark, killer shark, sunset, panic, children, river, car, stupidity, village, ocean ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: ukraine, kazakhstan, russia
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Thrust into an all-new adventure, a down-on-his-luck Capt. Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle. ...
Style: surprise ending, entertaining, funny, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: swashbuckler, monkey, artifact, pirate, ghost, trident, sea, ship, good versus evil, naval officer, treasure, sword fight ...
Place: caribbean, dungeon
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Evolution (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 11-year-old Nicolas lives with his mother in a seaside housing estate. The only place that ever sees any activity is the hospital. It is there that all the boys from the village are forced to undergo strange medical trials that attempt to disrupt ...
Plot: sea, beach, blood, boy, nurse, underwater, scalpel, underwater scene, pregnancy, surgery, medical examination, female nudity ...
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Ffolkes (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A terrorist (Anthony Perkins) holds an offshore drilling rig and production platform for ransom in the North Sea. Ffolkes (Roger Moore) a wealthy eccentric, volunteers to send his crack team of soldiers in to stop the terrorists. With few other ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: terrorism, ransom, terrorist, sea, adventure, head of state, gang, danger, heroes, swat, confined, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century
Place: norway, scotland, big ben london, london, california
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Sarah, Plain and Tall (1991)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story is set in Kansas in the year 1910. Jacob Witting, a widowed farmer who is still saddened by the death of his wife during childbirth several years earlier, finds that the task of taking care of his farm and two children, Anna and Caleb, is ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: frontier, farm, single parent, prairie, storm, sea, bereavement, human nature, society, dealing with death, small town life, friendship ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: maine, kansas, usa, new england
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SeaQuest 2032 (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In the early 21st century, mankind has colonized the oceans. The United Earth Oceans Organization enlists Captain Nathan Bridger and the submarine seaQuest DSV to keep the peace and explore the last frontier on Earth.
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, sea, space wars, future dystopia, space and aliens, danger, race against time, space travel, ocean or sea, society, chaos, adventure ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
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Yellowbeard (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. Victim's Prison for the Extremely Naughty. In a scheme to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, cult movie cast, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, sea, parody, farce, adventure, buddies, heroes, partners, disorder, escapades, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: spain
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The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Russian and British submarines with nuclear missiles on board both vanish from sight without a trace. England and Russia both blame each other as James Bond tries to solve the riddle of the disappearing ships. But the KGB also has an agent on the ...
Style: exciting, witty, realistic, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: skiing, kgb, espionage, secret service, chase, spy, submarine, shark, gadget, megalomaniac, jet ski, sea ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: egypt, england, russia, soviet union, scotland ...
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