Ghost ship movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant ghost ship movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, psychotronic, serious, exciting and scary films and TV shows about / with ghost ship, ship, escapades, danger, supernatural, ghost, ocean, catastrophe, murder and storytelling plots mostly in Horror, Adventure and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as ghost ship: The Boat (2018), Horror of the Zombies (1974), Flying Phantom Ship (1969), Litoral (2008), The Living Skeleton (1968), Death Ship (1980), Triangle (2009), 2010: The Year We Make Contact (1984), Ghost Ship (2002), High Seas (2019).

List of ghost ship movies

 5.6
 3K
The Boat (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Malta
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A lone fisherman on his daily run finds himself lost in a thick fog which proves impossible to navigate. The worst is yet to come when his encounter with a seemingly abandoned sailboat becomes a fight for survival against an enemy unknown.
Style: captivating, suspense, rough, psychotronic, macabre ...
Plot: survival, lost at sea, alone, boat, ocean, ghost ship, sailing, isolation, freak accident, dolphins, fisherman, survival horror ...
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Horror of the Zombies (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a pair of models go missing from a boat, a rescue party discover an empty galleon carrying the coffins of the long dead Knights Templar. The rescue party board the galleon and then discover their own boat has vanished. The survivors struggle ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, ship, supernatural, danger, gory, isolation, survival, curses spells and rituals, evil, woman in danger, deadly, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain, europe
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Flying Phantom Ship (1969)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Hayato's home city is under attack from a gigantic robot. His parents are lying dead in the rubble and the only remaining friend is his dog. His only thought now is revenge against the owner of the Phantom Ship (from where the robot said he was ...
Plot: revenge, ghost ship, laser gun, military, nuclear reactor, minefield, ruse, octopus, giant robots, dog, skull, underwater ...
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 7.6
 7
Litoral (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Chile
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Litoral is a four-part 2008 Chilean film written and directed by Raúl Ruiz.
Style: folk tale
Plot: ghost ship, ghost story, shipwreck, surrealism, ship, ghost, three sisters, slow dancing, oneiric, haunted house, horn, sister ...
Place: chile
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The Living Skeleton (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The tale begins on the freighter Dragon King, which has been taken over by a motley band of good-for-nothings looking to get their hands on the cargo of gold the ship is carrying. The passengers and crew, their legs bound by shackles and chains, are ...
Plot: ghost ship, skeleton, cargo ship, evil priest, mad scientist, fog, female ghost, stabbed in the eye, vampire, ship, gold, human skeleton ...
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 4.9
 4K
Death Ship (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Survivors of a tragic shipping collision are rescued by a mysterious black ship which appears out of the fog. Little do they realise that the ship is actually a Nazi torture ship which has sailed the seas for years, luring unsuspecting sailors ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ship, ocean, ghost, supernatural, good versus evil, survivor, blood, survival, gory, danger, deadly, confined ...
Time: 80s
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 6.9
 104K
Triangle (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story revolves around the passengers of a yachting trip in the Atlantic Ocean who, when struck by mysterious weather conditions, jump to another ship only to experience greater havoc on the open seas.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, twist ending, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: time loop, ship, supernatural, masked killer, isolation, gory, ocean, storm, bermuda triangle, ocean or sea, time travel, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1930s, year 1932 ...
Place: florida, miami, caribbean
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2010: The Year We Make Contact (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: This is a sequel to 2001 A Space Odyssey. It is now 2010 and both the Americans and the Russians are racing to get to Jupiter to investigate the black monolith (similar to the one found in Lunar Crater Clavius) which was found by the U.S.S. ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, contemplative, suspenseful ...
Plot: space travel, astronaut, outer space, nasa, spacewalk, presumed dead, expedition, hopes, space mission, super computer, ghost ship, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2010s, year 2010
Place: new mexico, paris france, london, ussr, tower bridge london ...
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 5.5
 94K
Ghost Ship (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After discovering a passenger ship missing since 1962 floating adrift on the Bering Sea, salvagers claim the vessel as their own. Once they begin towing the ghost ship towards harbor, a series of bizarre occurrences happen and the group becomes ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, macabre, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, ship, supernatural, slasher, supernatural horror, survival, escapades, danger, gory, ocean, death, shipwreck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: usa, alaska
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 6.8
 6K
High Seas (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Two sisters discover disturbing family secrets after a string of mysterious deaths occur on a luxury ship traveling from Spain to Brazil in the 1940s.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting, feel good
Plot: ship, puzzle, playboy, disorder, investigation, murder, love and romance, couples, forced sex, sweetheart, domestic servant, rivalry ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: brazil, spain, rio de janeiro
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 6.5
 4K
Animal World (2018)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Drifting aimlessly through life, Kaisi (Li Yi Feng) has racked up debts of several million having borrowed money from his friends. Lured with the promise of writing it all off, Kaisi leaves his ailing mother and childhood sweetheart Qing (Zhou ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, disturbing, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: sick mother, redemption, superhero, betrayal, deception, mathematics, girlfriend, video game, stabbing, monster, daydreamer, slacker ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.8
 8K
Sea Fever (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, Sweden, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The crew of a West of Ireland trawler—marooned at sea—struggle for their lives against a growing parasite in their water supply.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, bleak, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: sea monster, beast, expedition, ship, biologist, mutant, rescue from drowning, forces of nature, crew, collision, victim, sea ...
Place: ireland
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 4.7
 2K
Lost Voyage (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Twenty five years ago, the SS Corona Queen disappeared in the region known as, "The Bermuda Triangle". Now, it has returned. Seven people go on board to learn the truth behind her disappearance but the ship did not return alone...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: bermuda triangle, ghost, afterlife, cruise ship, obsession, danger, survival, supernatural, supernatural ability, investigation, ocean or sea, thunderstorm ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
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 3.7
 35K
The Fog (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Trapped within an eerie mist, the residents of Antonio Bay have become the unwitting victims of a horrifying vengeance. One hundred years earlier, a ship carrying lepers was purposely lured onto the rocky coastline and sank, drowning all aboard. Now ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: lighthouse, fog, ghost, small town, supernatural, danger, vengeance, leprosy, mystery, haunted by the past, prophecy, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, oregon
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 6.0
 24K
The Black Hole (1979)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The explorer craft U.S.S. Palomino is returning to Earth after a fruitless 18-month search for extra-terrestrial life when the crew comes upon a supposedly lost ship, the magnificent U.S.S. Cygnus, hovering near a black hole. The ship is controlled ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, black hole, mad scientist, adventure, astronaut, killer robot, space station, escapades, danger, heroic mission, robot ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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 8.3
 4K
Moomin (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan, Finland, Netherlands
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In the remote and mysterious Moomin Valley live the Moomin trolls, gentle and peaceful creatures. Young Moomin and his family experience many strange adventures, both magical and mundane. Based on the children's stories by Tove Jansson.
Style: semi serious, captivating, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: monster, witch, friends, family relations, social relations, family life, legends and myths, friendship, imaginary, escapades, mischievous children, family ...
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 5.9
 12K
Nightflyers (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A crew of space explorers embark on an mission to find a mysterious alien ship.
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Plot: trapped in space, space travel, monster, survival, deadly creature, killings, scientist, team, survivor, outer space, supernatural, danger ...
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 6.6
 184K
Ghostbusters II (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Five years after they defeated Gozer, the Ghostbusters are out of business. When Dana begins to have ghost problems again, the boys come out of retirement to aid her and hopefully save New York City from a new paranormal threat.
Style: humorous, not serious, psychotronic, entertaining, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, ghost hunter, rescue, heroes, psychic, museum, danger, slime, old love, reincarnation, painting ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia, UK, Canada
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: psychotronic, exciting, entertaining, funny, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, sea, sea battle, swashbuckler, ship, ghost, dark fantasy, good versus evil, naval officer, jungle, artifact, revenge ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean
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Vicky the Viking (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Vicky is a viking-boy who lives with his parents Halvar and Ylva in the small village Flake. He is a typical viking boy, but rather fearful. He is also not very strong but smart. One day he sails with the grown up vikings out to the sea and to ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good, humorous, light
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, viking, vikings, village, rescue, young heroes, danger, youth, parents and children, family, dare, competition ...
Time: middle ages
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Contamination (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A former astronaut helps a government agent and a police detective track the source of mysterious alien pod spores, filled with lethal flesh-dissolving acid, to a South American coffee plantation controlled by alien pod clones.
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, outer space, evil alien, investigation, good versus evil, murder, survival, race against time, danger, hazmat suit, alien, blood ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, latin america, south america, florida ...
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Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of an atomic submarine battle to save the world from global destruction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, talky, futuristic, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, submarine, survival, underwater scene, moral dilemma, rescue, betrayal, nuclear missile, danger, heroic mission, underwater, daring rescue ...
Time: future, frogman, 50s, 1950s
Place: new york
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 4.8
 1K
The Triangle (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Barbados
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This made-for-TV movie follows a group of friends as they try to find a boat lost for 50 years in the Bermuda Triangle.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, bermuda triangle, supernatural, ghost, ocean or sea, uncover truth, escapades, investigation, danger, missing person, ocean, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, caribbean
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Three Crowns of the Sailor (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In this classically surreal fantasy, a sailor, known for telling tales, sees a student killing his teacher and decides to spin a few yarns for him. He tells the boy of his many adventures in exotic South American ports where he visited opium dens ...
Style: serious, contemplative, experimental, surreal, mind bending ...
Plot: ship, ocean, imaginary, ghost, lifestyle, adventurer, crimes, escapades, mysterious character, ocean or sea, listener, postmodernism ...
Time: year 1958
Place: chile, singapore, warsaw poland
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 5.6
 5K
Shock Waves (1977)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Visitors to a remote island discover that a reclusive Nazi commandant has been breeding a group of zombie soldiers.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, murder, island, friends, disorder, buddies, deadly, danger, escapades, heroes, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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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, light, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: treasure hunt, pirate, ghost, adventure, supernatural, gang, investigation, buddies, mystery, disorder, ship, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 2000s
Place: caribbean, atlantic ocean, north america
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davey Jones, he also attempts to avoid eternal damnation.
Style: exciting, humorous, twists and turns, interesting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: pirate, adventure, ship, sword fight, legendary, supernatural, treasure, fantasy world, swashbuckler, magical, curses spells and rituals, captain ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
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Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 17th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her.
Style: exciting, humorous, colourful, semi serious, whimsical ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, boys' night, kids
Plot: ship, adventure, pirate, curses spells and rituals, pirate ship, british empire, treasure, sea battle, weirdo, gold, ocean or sea, captain ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
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 8.0
 16K
Kwaidan (1964)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Taking its title from an archaic Japanese word meaning "ghost story," this anthology adapts four folk tales. A penniless samurai marries for money with tragic results. A man stranded in a blizzard is saved by Yuki the Snow Maiden, but his ...
Style: anthology, atmospheric, bleak, scary, serious ...
Plot: samurai, ghost, monk, spirit, supernatural, escapades, secret identity, heroes, materialism, betrayal, husband wife relationship, painting ...
Time: 19th century, 17th century, middle ages, year 1900, 1900s ...
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan, feudal japan, tokyo
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 6.8
 65K
The Fog (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Strange things begin to occurs as a tiny California coastal town prepares to commemorate its centenary. Inanimate objects spring eerily to life; Rev. Malone stumbles upon a dark secret about the town's founding; radio announcer Stevie witnesses ...
Style: gloomy, scary, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, gold, ghost, supernatural, leprosy, anniversary, beach, lighthouse, sea, ship, decapitation, church ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1979
Place: california, usa, northern california
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