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 serious, suspenseful, suspense, cult film, psychotronic and exciting films and TV shows about / with ghost ship, ship, danger, sea, escapades, survival, catastrophe, monster, ocean and death plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as ghost ship: Ghost Ship (2002), Triangle (2009), Death Ship (1980), The Boat (2018), Lost Voyage (2001), 2010: The Year We Make Contact (1984), Horror of the Zombies (1974), High Seas (2019), Contamination (1980), Ghost Ship (1992).

List of ghost ship movies

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: scary, slasher, atmospheric, macabre, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, ship, ghost ship, survival, death, supernatural horror, twists and turns, monster, ocean, escapades, greed ...
Time: year 1962, 60s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
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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, twist ending, surprise ending, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: time loop, twists and turns, ship, time travel, supernatural, ghost ship, ocean, isolation, insanity, sea, shipwreck, time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s, 1930s ...
Place: miami, florida, caribbean
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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: slasher, scary, atmospheric, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, supernatural, ship, ghost ship, survival, good versus evil, ocean, torture, exploitation, confined, demon, sea ...
Time: 80s
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The Boat (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Malta, UK
Duration: 88 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: suspense, captivating, macabre, rough, dark ...
Plot: survival, boat, lost at sea, ghost ship, ocean, sailing, disappearance, alone, paranoia, survival horror, freak accident, sailboat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: malta
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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, suspense ...
Plot: afterlife, ghost, bermuda triangle, cruise ship, space and aliens, survival, investigation, supernatural ability, ghost ship, race against time, mystery, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
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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, intellectual, stylized, bad ending, light ...
Plot: astronaut, space travel, ghost ship, distopia, space and aliens, nasa, alien, space opera, space exploration, adventure, extraterrestrial, cold war ...
Time: future, year 1984, year 2010, near future, 21st century ...
Place: washington d.c., new mexico, tower bridge london, london, ussr ...
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Horror of the Zombies (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, macabre ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost ship, zombie, survival, isolation, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, woman in danger, walking dead, supernatural power, sea, undead ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain, europe
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High Seas (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
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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, exciting, tense, neo noir ...
Plot: ship, disorder, doctors, puzzle, playboy, investigation, murder, love and romance, sweetheart, rivalry, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s, future
Place: spain, rio de janeiro, brazil
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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: macabre, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, mars, good versus evil, investigation, murder, race against time, survival, space travel, ghost ship, save the world, supernatural, heroic mission ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, latin america, florida, south america ...
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Ghost Ship (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Goonies have got nothing on these adventure seeking kids! When a group of teens stumble across a mysterious treasure map, the search is on to find a lost pirate ship that's filled with treasure. Though they soon discover a secret desert ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost ship, sea, treasure map, pirate ship, child protagonist, desert, pirate captain, hiking
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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 ...
Style: surreal
Plot: revenge, ghost ship, military, laser gun, nuclear reactor, ruse, dog, octopus, minefield, giant robots, skull, missile ...
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Cape Fear (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sam Bowden witnesses a rape committed by Max Cady and testifies against him. When released after 8 years in prison, Cady begins stalking Bowden and his family but is always clever enough not to violate the law.
Style: neo noir, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, revenge, stalking, lawyer, crimes, obsession, serial killer, family in danger, psychology, chase, murder, woman in danger ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
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The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Poseidon Adventure was one of the first Catastrophe films and began the Disaster Film genre. Director Neame tells the story of a group of people that must fight for their lives aboard a sinking ship. Based on the novel by Paul Gallico.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: ship, disaster, natural disaster, ocean liner, survival, sea disaster, sea, adventure, ocean, cruise, new year's eve, catastrophe ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: israel, atlantic ocean, mediterranean sea
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The Hindenburg (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In this highly speculative historical thriller, Colonel Franz Ritter (George C. Scott), a former hero pilot now working for military intelligence, is assigned to the great Hindenburg airship as its chief of security. As he races against the clock to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, scary, tricky ...
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, zeppelin, aviation, air disaster, conspiracy, world war two, adventure, alternate reality, ship, nazi, investigation ...
Time: 1930s, future, 70s, 20th century, year 1937
Place: new jersey, london, usa, germany, europe ...
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Jaws (1975)
Genre: Adventure, 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, suspense, tense, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, animal attack, ocean, shark attack, monster, beach, dangerous animal, fear, survival, killer shark, creature feature, great white shark ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: massachusetts, usa, new york state, new england, new york ...
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Cruise Into Terror (1978)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Egyptian sarcophagus that is cargo on a pleasure cruise ship has a secret - it contains the son of Satan, and its effects start to make the ship's passengers behave strangely.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ship, shipwreck, ghost ship, supernatural power, sunken treasure, priest, satanism, passenger, egyptian, mummy, ghost, boat ...
Place: egypt
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Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After "The Poseidon Adventure", in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While the passengers are still on board waiting to be rescued, two rivaling salvage parties enter the ship on search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disaster, survival, ship, natural disaster, sinking ship, adventure, shipwreck, race against time, catastrophe, cruise, escapades, ocean liner ...
Time: 80s, future, 70s
Place: san francisco
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The Abyss (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 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: suspenseful, exciting, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: ocean, ufo, sea, submarine, disaster, survival, alien, catastrophe, first contact, alien encounter, heroic mission, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
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DeepStar Six (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The crew of an experimental underwater nuclear base are forced to struggle for their lives when their explorations disturb a creature who threatens to destroy their base.
Style: scary, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, race against time, sea monster, creature feature, disaster, giant monster, sea, alien, rescue, adaptation, stranded ...
Time: future, prehistory, 80s
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Leviathan (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Underwater deep-sea miners encounter a Soviet wreck and bring back a dangerous cargo to their base on the ocean floor with horrifying results. The crew of the mining base must fight to survive against a genetic mutation that hunts them down one by ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, ship, race against time, experiment gone awry, ocean, suicide, survival, shipwreck, creature feature, sea, disaster, survival horror ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic ocean
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The Rift (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An experimental submarine, the "Siren II", with a very experienced crew is sent to find out what happened to the "Siren I" after it mysteriously dissapeared in a submarine rift. Things go awry when they begin to find things that ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, cult film ...
Plot: submarine, creature feature, monster, survival, rescue, adventure, deadly creature, supernatural, infection, sea, secret experiment, mutation ...
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Striking Distance (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Coming from a police family, Tom Hardy ends up fighting his uncle after the murder of his father. Tom believes the killer is another cop, and goes on the record with his allegations. Demoted to water-way duty Tom, along with new partner Jo ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, police corruption, frame up, river, investigation, chase, murder mystery, plot twist, twists and turns, mentor ...
Time: 90s, year 1991, year 1993
Place: pennsylvania, los angeles, san francisco, new jersey, pittsburgh ...
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Anaconda (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Brazil, Peru
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A "National Geographic" film crew is taken hostage by an insane hunter, who takes them along on his quest to capture the world's largest - and deadliest - snake.
Style: scary, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, snake, adventure, dangerous animal, boat, animal attack, survival, monster, river, amazon river, strong violent content, giant snake ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, ecuador, brazil, south america
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Deep Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, sea monster, tentacle, creature feature, ocean, ship, creature, catastrophe, survival, apocalypse, sea ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean, china, asia
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The Haunted Sea (1997)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A mysterious ship is found adrift in mid-ocean without a crew. But this mystery is soon forgotten when Captain Ramsey, his two sexy first mates and the crew discover its precious cargo of ancient Aztec treasure. However, their joy quickly succumbs ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, ghost ship, sea, reptile, rat, sacrifice, female nudity, human sacrifice, transformation, ship, cargo ship, animal horror ...
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Sphere (1998)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The OSSA discovers a spacecraft thought to be at least 300 years old at the bottom of the ocean. Immediately following the discovery, they decide to send a team down to the depths of the ocean to study the space craft.They are the best of best, ...
Style: scary, psychological, mind bending, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean, paranoia, first contact, survival, psychology, space and aliens, alien, time travel, psychologist, submarine, supernatural, group of strangers ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 80s
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Titanic (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
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: romantic, emotional, sentimental, touching, dramatic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids, teens ...
Plot: love, titanic, disaster, love story, romance, ship, forbidden love, love and romance, ocean, survival, shipwreck, tragedy ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era, 50s, victorian era ...
Place: new york, atlantic ocean, england
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Virus (1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Japan, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When the crew of an American tugboat boards an abandoned Russian research vessel, the alien life form aboard regards them as a virus which must be destroyed.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, adventure, ocean, cyborgs, virus, survival, ship, rescue, natural disaster, robot, deadly creature, alien invasion ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean
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Lorelei: The Witch of the Pacific Ocean (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A drama set during World War II where a submarine carrying a secret weapon attempts to stop a planned third atomic bombing of Japan. Based on Harutoshi Fukui's novel Shuusen no Lorelei.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, world war two, secret weapon, war, military, escapades, military life, heroic mission, chaos, battles, save the world, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: japan, hiroshima japan, pacific ocean, asia
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The Rig (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the midst of a tropical storm, the crew of an offshore oil rig must survive the rampage of a creature after invading its undersea habitat.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, oil, sea monster, isolation, deadly creature, survival, forces of nature, rescue, dangerous animal, supernatural, confined, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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