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 tense films and TV shows about / with ship, ocean, death, danger, boat, underwater scene, adventure, escapades, sea and beach plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK 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, journalism, race against time, nuclear missile, battlefield, confrontation ...
Time: 1960s
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, state affairs, save the day, politics, heroic mission, danger, race against time, government agency, military, cold war, u.s. navy ...
Time: 90s
Place: atlantic ocean, usa, soviet union
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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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bermuda triangle, wormhole, missing person, uncover truth, mystery, adventure, supernatural, investigation, journalism, paranormal activity, danger, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlantic ocean, florida
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 5.6
 93K
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: survival, ship, drowning, ocean, forces of nature, daring rescue, catastrophe, natural disaster, sea disaster, chaos and mayhem, race against time, adventure ...
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: emotional, touching, sincere, captivating, serious ...
Plot: starting over, immigrants, social relations, hopes, society, superstition, tradition, quarantine, ship, family history, parent child relationship, emigration ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1890s, turn of the century, 19th century ...
Place: sicily, usa, atlantic ocean, italy, europe ...
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 7.0
 309K
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, underwater, ocean, warrior, mythology, rescue, demi god, superhuman powers, shark, power ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s, year 1985
Place: atlantic ocean, sicily italy, sicily, maine, italy
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 8.3
 214K
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: naval battle, submarine, navy, ocean or sea, battles, german, nazi officer, military, mission, war, third reich, team ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1941, 1940s
Place: atlantic ocean, seaport, 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, dishonesty, disorder, leadership, political corruption, society, destiny, island, fish out of water, political satire, chaos ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, atlantic ocean
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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, diving, nightmare, marine biologist, lovecraftian, sibling relationship, gore, female killer, villainess, sister sister relationship, ocean ...
Place: atlantic ocean
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 8.0
 517K
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, dangerous animal, fear, animal horror, police chief, survival, monster, shark attack, great white shark, danger, underwater, beach ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: massachusetts, usa, atlantic ocean, long island, new york
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 6.7
 907
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, submarine, survival, sinking ship, suspicion of murder, microscope, holocaust, press conference, water, news report, portal, child in peril ...
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, psychological, suspenseful, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, rejection, friendship, murder, jealousy, manipulations, secret identity, mistaken identity, sexual tension, psychopath, neo noir ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: italy, europe, new york, atlantic ocean, venice ...
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 7.8
 971K
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, captivating, based on true events ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: love story, love and romance, love, romance, ship, fall in love, opposites attract, drowning, tragic love, titanic, sea disaster, iceberg ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era, 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: suspenseful, tense, psychological, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: hit and run, diary, beach, seaside, driver, letter, dealing with death, obsession, family relations, rivalry, destiny, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, atlantic ocean
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 6.0
 4K
Slack Bay (2016)
Genre: Comedy
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: missing person, beach, etiquette, nude beach, gender disguise, implied incest, rowboat, flying, flying man, rope, class differences, falling ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s
Place: atlantic ocean, english channel
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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: feel good, humorous, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: pirate, ghost, treasure hunt, adventure, mystery, riddles and clues, imaginary, family, goofy hero, disorder, buddies, ship ...
Time: 2000s
Place: caribbean, atlantic ocean
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Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, 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, superhero, revenge, good versus evil, batman, betrayal, atlantis, supervillain, brutality, conspiracy, crime fighter, adaptation ...
Place: athens greece, atlantic ocean, maine
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 1.6
 3K
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, surfing, arrest, explosion, bikini, oil rig, underwater scene, sea monster, surfboard, statue of liberty, radar, fire ...
Place: atlantic ocean, manhattan new york city
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 6.4
 294
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: factory, vengeance, workplace, boss and employee, righting the wronged, misled, family relations, power relations, rivalry, dishonesty, workplace situations, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, atlantic ocean, normandy
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Der Tote im Watt (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Plot: shore, death, seaside, blonde, corpse
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: sea turtle, island, helicopter crash, turtle, ghost story, sea monster, nightmare, bermuda triangle, ghost, drowning, troubled youth, sailing ship ...
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: social injustice, journey, human rights, genocide, freedom, illness, slave trade, collaboration, shackles, tribe, dignity, sadness ...
Place: africa, atlantic ocean
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 6.7
 69
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, extramarital affair, infidelity, travel, running, beach, passionate kiss, highway travel, road, street, highway ...
Place: atlantic ocean, florida
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 5.6
 232
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 ...
Plot: gay, sailor, lgbt, jungle, gay kiss, sea, ship, underwater scene, sexual tension, fight, letter, nihilism ...
Place: caribbean, atlantic ocean
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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, alien invasion, apocalypse, technology, end of the world, space travel, president, rescue attempt, father son relationship, disaster film, independence day, white house ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, africa, atlantic ocean, nevada, tower bridge london ...
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 6.5
 325
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, touching, emotional, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: coming of age, escapades, adventure, ocean or sea, friends, fall in love, romance, love and romance, obsessive quest, love affair, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 70s
Place: atlantic ocean, pacific ocean
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 6.3
 331
Undercurrent (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The crew on board the fishing vessel Undercurrent RE 29 has become uncomfortably numb with its never ending routine of week long tours at sea. Then, during one dark and dreary night this routine is shaken to its foundation when one of the most solid ...
Style: bleak, psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: ship, human nature, confined, power relations, under the surface, ocean or sea, workplace, isolation, ocean, battered woman, beer bottle, blood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iceland, europe, atlantic ocean
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 6.2
 642
Vincent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Vincent has an extraordinary ability: his strength and reflexes increase tenfold when in contact with water. To make full use of this gift, he settles in a region with many lakes and rivers, and that is isolated enough to allow him to live a ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, touching, captivating
Plot: dishonesty, small town life, disorder, supernatural romance, hidden identity, social relations, lake or river, small town, love affair, chases and races, imaginary, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, quebec, atlantic ocean
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 6.6
 17K
Paper Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A coming-of-middle-age comedy that chronicles the unlikely friendship between failed author Richard Dunne and a Long Island teen who teaches him a thing or two about growing up, all under the disapproving eye of his long-suffering wife and his ...
Style: psychological, touching, humorous, tricky, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, imaginary friend, midlife crisis, coming of age, imaginary character, teenage life, down on your luck, superhero, small town, party, writers, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, long island, atlantic ocean, new jersey
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Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Animal pals Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are still trying to make it back to New York's Central Park Zoo. They are forced to take a detour to Europe to find the penguins and chimps who broke the bank at a Monte Carlo casino. When French ...
Style: humorous, stylized, feel good, not serious, sentimental ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: circus, getting home, family, adventure, friendship, escapades, verbal byplay, friends, getting along, uptight character, dimwit, villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, africa, atlantic ocean, monte carlo, rome italy ...
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