Houseboat movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant houseboat movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, intense and sexy films and TV shows about / with houseboat, dialogue, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), mentor, storytelling, boat, violence, chase and brutality plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
houseboat movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as houseboat: Little Chenier (2006), Cargo (2017), The Ecstasies of Women (1969), Cape Fear (1991), Blood Work (2002), Pullipulikalum Aattinkuttiyum (2013), Mud (2012), Hen in a Boat (1984), The Ladies Man (2000), Detonator II: Night Watch (1995).

List of houseboat movies

Little Chenier (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: LITTLE CHENIER: A CAJUN STORY is the story of a young man who lives a simple life on a houseboat in the Louisiana bayou with his mentally handicapped brother until one is accused of a crime in the small town.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: mentally challenged, mental illness, houseboat, deputy sheriff, against the odds, disability, family problems, crimes, dishonesty, family relations, uneducated, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
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Cargo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After being infected in the wake of a violent pandemic and with only 48 hours to live, a father struggles to find a new home for his baby daughter.
Style: apocalyptic, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, bleak
Plot: zombie, pandemic, post apocalypse, aborigine, community, father daughter relationship, boat, houseboat, australian, baby, cargo, infected ...
Time: near future
Place: australia, south australia
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The Ecstasies of Women (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Harry is a man whose friends throw him night-long bachelor party on the eve of him getting married. Harry flashes back to his many female "conquests" with the go-go dancers that remind him of his many past lovers.
Style: erotic, realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous
Plot: nightclub, bar, beach, houseboat, orgy, model, womanizer, buddies, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual relations, looking for sex, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, usa
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Cape Fear (1991)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, psychotic rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years ago, Sam was a public defender assigned to Max Cady's rape trial, and he made a ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: family in danger, rape, rapist, lawyer, fear, dangerous attraction, crime, violence, prison, serial killer, crimes, revenge ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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Blood Work (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Still recovering from a heart transplant, a retired FBI profiler returns to service when his own blood analysis offers clues to the identity of a serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, serial killer, psychopath, crimes, police investigation, mystery, investigation, deadly, dishonesty, foot chase, doctor patient relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles
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Pullipulikalum Aattinkuttiyum (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Story: Gopan, a tourist guide's life takes a change as an unintentional statement by him lands his rival, Kuraichan, into the police station and ruins the later's family life.
Style: social
Plot: houseboat, tourist guide, revenge, brother, alcoholic, boat, politician, dancer, malayalam
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Mud (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Two teenage boys encounter a fugitive and make a pact to help him escape from an island in the Mississippi.
Style: atmospheric, touching, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: friendship, river, coming of age, first love, teenage boy, bounty hunter, bittersweet, obsession, fugitives, unlikely friendships, loss, escape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arkansas, usa, mississippi
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Hen in a Boat (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: During the summer on their Grandfather’s land Johanna, Robert, Harald and Alex begin a secret journey up the river on a boat with a chicken in search of a new path to the North Sea of Germany. A classic German children’s adventure movie.
Plot: chicken, boat, grandfather, gang, river, sailboat, prosecution, factory, holiday, pirate, houseboat, cousin ...
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The Ladies Man (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Because of his salacious language, late-night radio advice-show host Leon Phelps, along with his sweet and loyal producer Julie, is fired from his Chicago gig. Leon gets a letter from a former lover promising a life of wealth, but he doesn't ...
Style: humorous, witty, funny, light, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: womanizer, infidelity, true love, love and romance, farce, nothing goes right, goofy hero, buddies, odd couple, sexual relations, dishonesty, wrestling ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Detonator II: Night Watch (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Croatia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: UN agents Mike Graham and Sabrina Carver are sent by their director Nick Caldwell to investigate the theft of Rembrandt's painting, "The Night Watch". The trail takes them from Amsterdam to Hong Kong and involves them in not only art ...
Style: serious, suspense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: art theft, forgery, investigation, undercover, espionage, danger, adventure, escapades, crimes, partners, heist, painting ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, amsterdam, asia, europe, new york
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Expect to Die (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Story: The military has been testing a new Virtual Reality fighting simulator, but testing is abruptly canceled when a soldier loses his life during the action. Its creator, Dr. Vincent MacIntyre, goes underground to continue developing the device, until ...
Plot: game, undercover, crime boss, government, police officer, police officer killed, husband wife relationship, female underwear, exploding car, computer game, warehouse, farmhouse ...
Place: new york
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The Mooring (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Every 40 seconds a person goes missing. In northern Idaho, a group of teenage girls attended a summer camp to help them connect with nature without technology. They were told it would be a summer of change. As the girls' houseboat is suddenly ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lake or river, psychopath, serial killer, danger, chase, survival, isolation, woman in danger, missing person, on the run, confined, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: idaho, usa
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The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A masked maniac terrorizes the same small community where a murderer known as the Phantom Killer struck decades earlier.
Style: suspenseful, brutal, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, masked killer, masked man, murder, small town, small town life, crimes, haunted by the past, strong sexual content, danger, social relations ...
Time: year 2013, year 1976, year 1946
Place: texas, arkansas, usa
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Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, mystery, investigation, maniac, paranoia, crime, code, journalist, uncover truth, crimes, reporter ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1983 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oakland california
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The Wave (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A school teacher discusses types of government with his class. His students find it too boring to repeatedly go over national socialism and believe that dictatorship cannot be established in modern Germany. He starts an experiment to show how easily ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, based on true events, emotional, philosophical ...
Plot: fascism, experiment, teachers and students, nazism, high school, dictatorship, teacher, bullying, suicide, against humanity, dictator, anarchist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, california
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View from the Top (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A small-town woman tries to achieve her goal of becoming a flight attendant.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: stewardess, friendship, romance, follow your dream, rise to the top, love and romance, workplace situations, workplace, unfulfilled love, ambition, betrayal, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco, california, paris france ...
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True Blue (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rembrandt Macy (Tom Berenger) is a maverick cop assigned to a case where the primary evidence is a woman's hand found in a pond. Investigators identify the dead, and Macy is lead into a young woman's past. Macy's primary path to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, uncover truth, mind game, tough law enforcer, investigation, police corruption, rivalry, crime, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty, gang ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Tony Rome (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tony Rome, a tough Miami PI living on a houseboat, is hired by a local millionaire to find jewelry stolen from his daughter, and in the process has several encounters with local hoods as well as the Miami Beach PD.
Style: suspenseful, clever, witty, mind bending, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, prostitute, beach, neo noir, who done it, missing person, mystery, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s
Place: miami, florida, usa, miami beach
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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, surprise ending, realistic, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, frame up, police investigation, police corruption, chase, homicide detective, tough law enforcer, danger, rescue, car chase, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1993, year 1991
Place: pittsburgh, usa, san francisco, los angeles, new jersey ...
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Shadows in the Sun (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A mysterious young loner changes the lives of one family and helps them rediscover their roots and deep affection for one another.
Plot: houseboat, fishing, piano, country house, father son relationship, loner, accident, friendship, beach, railway station, father daughter relationship, mother son relationship
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The Isle (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mute Hee-Jin is working as a clerk in a fishing resort in the Korean wilderness; selling baits, food and occasionally her body to the fishing tourists. One day she falls in love to Hyun-Shik, who is on the run for the police and rescues him with a ...
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, brutal, erotic, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexualized violence, prostitute, island, lifestyle, violence, suicide attempt, insanity, murder, mute, sex, fishing, s&m ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: south korea
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Schultze Gets the Blues (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Schultze is an accordion player and newly without work. When the local music club celebrates its 50th anniversary, his taste of music changes unexpectedly.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, melancholic, road movie ...
Plot: friendship, blues, small town, retirement, music, musician's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, small town life, terminal illness, fall in love, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, germany, europe, usa, southern usa ...
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The Replacements (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Maverick old-guard coach Jimmy McGinty is hired in the wake of a players' strike to help the Washington Sentinels advance to the playoffs. But that impossible dream hinges on whether his replacements can hunker down and do the job. So, McGinty ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, exciting, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: sport, american football, underdog, against the odds, contests and competitions, hopes, rivalry, ambition, athlete and trainer, stadium, bar fight, sport team ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey
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Bread and Tulips (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An endearing light comedy about a woman who spontaneously becomes a resident of Venice after her family left her begin. While enjoying the wonderful people she meets she achieves a new life and the first time independent of her family.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: flower shop, self discovery, friendship, love and romance, fall in love, family relations, housewife, romance, disorder, starting over, hopes, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, venice, rome italy
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9½ Weeks (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An erotic story about a woman, the assistant of an art gallery, who gets involved in an impersonal affair with a man. She barely knows about his life, only about the sex games they play, so the relationship begins to get complicated.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: sex scene, strong sexual content, erotica, sexual relations, obsession, dangerous attraction, bdsm, sexuality, destructive relationship, sexual awakening, mysterious character, sexual desire ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
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Munich (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 164 min.
Story: During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits a group of Mossad agents to track down and ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, mossad, secret agents, murder, vengeance, politics, assassination, jewish, terrorist, revenge, hostage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: middle east, europe, israel, lebanon, munich germany ...
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Murder by Numbers (2002)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Tenacious homicide detective Cassie Mayweather and her still-green partner are working a murder case, attempting to profile two malevolently brilliant young men: cold, calculating killers whose dark secrets might explain their crimes.
Style: suspenseful, intellectual, psychological, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: murder, mind game, police investigation, female detective, fbi, perfect crime, strong female lead, psychopath, haunted by the past, high school, crimes, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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The Mosquito Coast (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Allie Fox, an American inventor exhausted by the perceived danger and degradation of modern society, decides to escape with his wife and children to Belize. In the jungle, he tries with mad determination to create a utopian community with disastrous ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: adventure, jungle, utopia, obsessive quest, danger, village life, village, dysfunctional family, immigrants, nature, mental illness, thanksgiving ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, south america, central america, latin america ...
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Lady in Cement (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While diving for sunken treasure, street-smart gumshoe Tony Rome finds the body of a gorgeous blonde, her feet stuck in a block of cement. Soon after, tough guy Waldo Gronski hires him to find a missing woman named Sandra Lomax, and Rome wonders if ...
Style: cynical, serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, yacht, frame up, police detective, private detective, poker, violence, neo noir, ocean, amateur detective, dishonesty, track down ...
Time: 60s
Place: miami, rome italy, europe, florida, usa
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A Cut Above (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: K.C. and Jo are two hardened female ex-cons who decide to build a marina on a lake in backwoods Texas to start a life for themselves, only to be hassled by the redneck locals who do not like outsiders, and that the lakeshore is their own regular ...
Plot: marina, crazy, nudity (full frontal - brief), speedboat, houseboat, leech, wet t shirt, dead dog, burned alive, sheriff, arson, redneck ...
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