Movies and TV shows set in atlantic ocean

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in atlantic ocean ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, suspense and captivating films and TV shows about / with ship, ocean, death, danger, adventure, escapades, boat, underwater scene, fire and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as atlantic ocean: The Bedford Incident (1965), Hostile Waters (1997), The Triangle (2005), Poseidon (2006), Golden Door (2006), Aquaman (2018), The Boat (1981), Water (1985), The Creature Below (2016), Jaws (1975).

List of movies set in atlantic ocean

The Bedford Incident (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Richard Widmark plays a hardened cold-war warrior and captain of the American destroyer USS Bedford. Sidney Poitier is a reporter given permission to interview the captain during a routine patrol. Poitier gets more than he bargained for when the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, submarine, navy, war, danger, heroic mission, military, race against time, journalism, battlefield, nuclear missile, confrontation ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: atlantic ocean, greenland, russia
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Hostile Waters (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on true events, an American submarine collides into a Soviet sub of the coast of America and an ensuing standoff occurs that could lead to total annihilation.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, rescue, politics, state affairs, save the day, military, heroic mission, race against time, danger, government agency, cold war, u.s. navy ...
Time: 90s
Place: atlantic ocean, soviet union, usa
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 6.5
 8K
The Triangle (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A group of people haunted by their experiences within the Bermuda Triangle band together to confront its truths.
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bermuda triangle, ocean or sea, wormhole, supernatural, investigation, missing person, uncover truth, mystery, adventure, ghost, paranormal activity, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlantic ocean, florida
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 5.6
 95K
Poseidon (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A packed cruise ship traveling the Atlantic is hit and overturned by a massive wave, compelling the passengers to begin a dramatic fight for their lives.
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, survival, drowning, natural disaster, shipwreck, adventure, ocean, forces of nature, daring rescue, chaos and mayhem, race against time, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: atlantic ocean
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 6.9
 5K
Golden Door (2006)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story is set at the beginning of the 20th century in Sicily. Salvatore, a very poor farmer, and a widower, decides to emigrate to the US with all his family, including his old mother. Before they embark, they meet Lucy. She is supposed to be a ...
Style: touching, emotional, captivating, sincere, serious ...
Plot: immigrants, social relations, starting over, hopes, society, superstition, tradition, quarantine, ship, emigration, family history, parent child relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1890s, 19th century, turn of the century ...
Place: sicily, usa, italy, atlantic ocean, europe ...
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 7.0
 332K
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, atlantis, superhero, mythology, underwater, warrior, ocean, rescue, demi god, shark, superhuman powers, power ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s, year 1985
Place: atlantic ocean, sicily italy, sicily, maine, italy
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LEGO DC Super Heroes - Aquaman: Rage Of Atlantis (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Aquaman must battle foes in the air, on land and in the depths of the Seven Seas, along with some help from The Justice League, to save the day.
Style: entertaining, captivating, exciting, tense, light
Plot: lego, superhero, atlantis, good versus evil, legend, supernatural power, sea battle, save the world, superhero team, heroism, underwater, mythology ...
Place: atlantic ocean
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 8.3
 221K
The Boat (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A German submarine hunts allied ships during the Second World War, but it soon becomes the hunted. The crew tries to survive below the surface, while stretching both the boat and themselves to their limits.
Style: epic, tense, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: submarine, naval battle, navy, ocean or sea, german, battles, world war two, nazi officer, military, mission, third reich, war ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1942, year 1941
Place: atlantic ocean, germany, mediterranean sea
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 6.2
 2K
Water (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Michael Caine stars as Baxter Thwaites, the laid-back Governor of the sleepy British colony of Cascara. But when American oil drillers accidentally strike a gusher of ultra-delicious mineral water, the forgotten Caribbean out-post becomes a global ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surreal, light, entertaining ...
Plot: politics, farce, disorder, dishonesty, satire, island, destiny, fish out of water, political corruption, leadership, society, political satire ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, atlantic ocean, west indies
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The Creature Below (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young scientist discovers a malevolent entity which sets her on a bloody descent into the jaws of insanity.
Plot: murder, creature, nightmare, marine biologist, lovecraftian, sibling relationship, diving, monster, creature feature, eaten alive, ocean, villainess ...
Place: atlantic ocean
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 8.0
 526K
Jaws (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An insatiable great white shark terrorizes the townspeople of Amity Island, The police chief, an oceanographer and a grizzled shark hunter seek to destroy the bloodthirsty beast.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, fear, dangerous animal, shark attack, animal horror, police chief, monster, survival, underwater, great white shark, danger, beach ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, massachusetts, long island, atlantic ocean, new york
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 6.8
 938
Goliath Awaits (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: During World War II the passenger liner "Goliath" is sunk by a German submarine. Portions of the ship's hull remain airtight, and some of the passengers and crew survive. Over the decades they build a rigidly regulated society ...
Plot: ocean liner, survival, sunken ship, submarine, sinking ship, suspicion of murder, diver, survivor, torpedo, octopus, crew, sailor ...
Time: year 1939, 1940s
Place: atlantic ocean
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The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Tom Ripley is a calculating young man who believes it's better to be a fake somebody than a real nobody. Opportunity knocks in the form of a wealthy U.S. shipbuilder who hires Tom to travel to Italy to bring back his playboy son, Dickie. Ripley ...
Style: enigmatic, twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, rejection, murder, jealousy, yacht, friendship, manipulations, sexual tension, secret identity, envy, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: italy, europe, atlantic ocean, venice, naples italy ...
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S.O.S. Titanic (1979)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The Titanic disaster is depicted as seen through the eyes of one couple in each of the three classes on board.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: iceberg, rescue, ship, survival, titanic, forces of nature, save the day, daring rescue, celebrity culture, heroic mission, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 1910s
Place: atlantic ocean
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Thomas & Friends (1984)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Thomas & Friends is a British children's television series, which had its first broadcast on the ITV network on 4 September 1984. It is based on The Railway Series of books by the Reverend Wilbert Awdry and his son, Christopher Awdry. These ...
Style: humorous, colourful, funny, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: train, adventure, friendship, island, best friends, family relations, young heroes, friends, disorder, imaginary, parents and children, puppets ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s, 2010s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: europe, england, atlantic ocean
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 6.8
 5K
Atlantics (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Senegal, Belgium
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Along the Atlantic coast, a soon-to-be-inaugurated futuristic tower looms over a suburb of Dakar. Ada, 17, is in love with Souleiman, a young construction worker. But she has been promised to another man. One night, Souleiman and his co-workers ...
Style: psychological, captivating, sincere, disturbing
Plot: emigration, construction worker, forced marriage, corruption, money, justice, escapades, friendship, ambition, fight, virginity, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: africa, atlantic ocean
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 7.8
 1.0M
Titanic (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 194 min.
Story: 84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly Mikailavich on the Keldysh about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, emotional, based on true events, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, love, love story, opposites attract, ship, fall in love, titanic, tragic love, drowning, shipwreck, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era, year 1996, 1990s
Place: england, atlantic ocean
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This Man Must Die (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When his young son is killed in a hit and run accident, Charles Thenier resolves to hunt down and murder the killer. By chance, Thenier makes the acquaintance of an actress, Helène Lanson, who was in the car at the time of the accident. He then ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
Plot: diary, hit and run, driver, beach, letter, seaside, dealing with death, mechanic, obsession, rivalry, track down, parents and children ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, brittany, atlantic ocean
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 6.0
 4K
Slack Bay (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Summer 1910. Several tourists have vanished while relaxing on the beautiful beaches of the Channel Coast. Infamous inspectors Machin and Malfoy soon gather that the epicenter of these mysterious disappearances must be Slack Bay, a unique site where ...
Plot: nude beach, missing person, beach, etiquette, father daughter incest, man carrying a woman, gender identity, gender disguise, gun, whiskey, accident, gender ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s
Place: english channel, atlantic ocean
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Scooby-Doo! Pirates Ahoy! (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Ghost pirates attack the cruise ship that Scooby and the gang are vacationing on.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, visually appealing ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: treasure hunt, pirate, ghost, buddies, gang, adventure, mystery, investigation, supernatural, imaginary, goofy hero, disorder ...
Time: 2000s
Place: caribbean, atlantic ocean
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Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: After the events of Justice League: War, Ocean Master and Black Manta have declared a war against the surface in retaliation of the aftermath of Apokoliptian-tyrant Darkseid's planetary invasion. Queen Atlanna seeks out her other son, Ocean ...
Style: comic, light, exciting, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: superhero team, atlantis, superhero, revenge, good versus evil, batman, betrayal, supervillain, brutality, crime fighter, conspiracy, adaptation ...
Place: maine, athens greece, atlantic ocean
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 1.6
 4K
From the Sea (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When monsters suddenly appear from the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean, a special team pilots giant robots to combat the new threat.
Plot: navy, drinking, blood, surfing, creature feature, underwater scene, arrest, explosion, bikini, surfboard, underwater, oil rig ...
Place: atlantic ocean, manhattan new york city
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 6.4
 303
To Mathieu (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Matthieu and Eric are two brothers who work at the same factory as their father in Normandy. When his father is dismissed for smoking on the factory floor, Matthieu is incensed and tries to have him reinstated, in vain. His brother has just got ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: factory, workplace, rivalry, vengeance, dishonesty, family relations, righting the wronged, workplace intrigue, misled, power relations, parents and children, boss and employee ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, normandy, atlantic ocean
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Der Tote im Watt (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Janne Flecker returns to her hometown of Cuxhaven because her brother Erik was found murdered in the mud. There, Janne's picture of her family is crumbling, known shipyard owners.
Plot: corpse, blonde, seaside, death, shore
Place: atlantic ocean, northern germany
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The Bermuda Depths (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Scientists investigating the briny deep are threatened by a giant turtle and the spirit of a young brunette swimmer in the Bermuda Triangle.
Plot: ghost story, nightmare, sea monster, helicopter crash, island, sea turtle, turtle, bermuda triangle, sailing ship, classical music, troubled youth, devil ...
Time: prehistoric times
Place: atlantic ocean
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The Middle Passage (2000)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Martinique
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A realistic look at the horrors of the slave trade, told entirely through the voice of a dead African slave whose spirit haunts the ocean route
Plot: protest, journey, social injustice, illness, racism, genocide, children, freedom, slavery, chain, captive, shark ...
Place: atlantic ocean, africa
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 6.5
 78
Detours (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A newly single New Yorker must re-locate to Florida for her dream job. She drives south with her widowed dad, her mom's ashes in a coffee can, and a GPS with a mind of its own.
Style: road movie
Plot: road trip, family, infidelity, running, alligator, stage, widower, highway, street, cheating wife, miscarriage, daughter ...
Place: atlantic ocean, florida
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 5.7
 242
Radiant Sea (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Marek starts as a trainee on a container ship. It's 197 meters long, 30 meters wide, and bound for Martinique. Full of anticipation, he leaves his parents' farm in Western Pomerania and goes on board at Saint-Nazaire. Marek wants to find ...
Style: queer cinema
Plot: sailor, caribbean sea, lgbt, anal sex, taking off clothes, barefoot male, caught having sex, language barrier, port, condom, male objectification, farm ...
Place: atlantic ocean, caribbean
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Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: We always knew they were coming back. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, surprise ending, exciting, entertaining ...
Plot: alien invasion, alien, end of the world, apocalypse, technology, space travel, president, rescue attempt, disaster film, white house, father daughter relationship, human versus alien ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, africa, atlantic ocean, paris france, tower bridge london ...
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 6.5
 331
The Dove (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The true story of a 16 year old (Robin Lee Graham, played by Joseph Bottoms) who aims to become the youngest person to sail around the world in a 23 foot sloop named "The Dove". On his journey he meets and falls in love with a young woman ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: coming of age, adventure, youth, ocean or sea, friends, fall in love, teenage life, love affair, escapades, romance, obsessive quest, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: atlantic ocean, pacific ocean
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