Jules verne movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant jules verne movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, psychotronic, suspenseful, humorous, serious and semi serious films and TV shows about / with jules verne, escapades, adventure, danger, adventurer, chases and races, rescue, steampunk, obsessive quest and ocean plots mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Fantasy genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as jules verne: Master of the World (1961), Mysterious Island (1961), In Search of the Castaways (1962), Around the World in 80 Days (1989), Around the World in 80 Days (2004), 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997), Mysterious Island (2005), 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997), Five Weeks in a Balloon (1962), Captain Nemo (1975).

List of jules verne movies

Master of the World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A mad genius tries to bomb the world into peace.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zeppelin, steampunk, world domination, inventor, alien, airplane, aviation, anti war, chaos, rivalry, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
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Mysterious Island (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. They must use their ingenuity to survive the dangers, and to devise a way to return home. Sequel to ...
Style: intense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, stranded, adventure, ocean, island, civil war, pirate, castaway, monster, american civil war, escape, race against time ...
Time: 19th century, 50s, year 1865, 1860s
Place: pacific ocean
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In Search of the Castaways (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Search of the Castaways is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions feature film starring Hayley Mills and Maurice Chevalier in a tale about a worldwide search for a shipwrecked sea captain. The film was directed by Robert Stevenson from a screenplay by ...
Style: humorous, scenic, entertaining, witty, sweet ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, ship, disney, family, survival, pirate, stranded, fantasy world, heroic mission, rescue, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, victorian era, 1850s
Place: australia, south america, argentina, new zealand, latin america ...
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Around the World in 80 Days (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, West Germany, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 266 min.
TV show
Story: Around the World in 80 Days is a 1989 three-part television Eastmancolor miniseries originally broadcast on NBC. The production garnered three nominations for Emmy awards that year. Starring Pierce Brosnan as Phileas Fogg, Eric Idle as ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: bet, travel, treasure, race against time, on the road, heroic mission, society, romance, escapades, adventurer, ambition, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s
Place: india, england, europe, asia, burma ...
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Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: steampunk, adventure, martial arts, inventor, scientist, journey, around the world, disney, on the road, road trip, chase, race against time ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s, year 2004, 2000s ...
Place: paris france, san francisco, london, china, latin america ...
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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 19th century, an expert marine biologist is hired by the government to determine what's sinking ships all over the ocean. His daughter follows him. They are intercepted by a mysterious captain Nemo and his incredible submarine.
Style: serious, atmospheric, fairy tale, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, professor, sailor, steampunk, shipwreck, woman dressed as man, dangerous animal, adventure, obsessive quest, daring rescue, escapades, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
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Mysterious Island (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Thailand, Germany
Duration: 172 min.
Story: During the Civil War five survivors escape from a prison camp in Richmond, Virginia by hot air balloon and find themselves on an uncharted island in the Pacific. Far from any kind of known civilization, the island is inhabited with carnivorous ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, tense, epic ...
Plot: island, submarine, adventure, giant spider, castaway, pirate, stranded, survival, adventurer, escapades, dangerous animal, rivalry ...
Time: 1860s
Place: thailand, virginia
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Around the World with Willy Fog (1983)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Spain, Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Around the World with Willy Fog is a cartoon adaptation of Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne. The cartoon was produced by Spanish studio BRB Internacional with animation by Japanese studio Nippon Animation. In the same vein as ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: anthropomorphism, race against time, adventure, travel, on the road, escapades, master and servant, odd couple, bet, obsessive quest, family, wager ...
Time: 19th century
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Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sean Anderson partners with his mom's boyfriend on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.
Style: exciting, psychotronic, entertaining, feel good, absurd ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night
Plot: jungle, island, adventure, lost city, atlantis, fantasy world, legends and myths, expedition, lost world, gold, teenager, chase ...
Time: 2010s, 19th century
Place: hawaii
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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 158 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 1886, when New England's fishing harbours are the scene for a "creature of unknown origin" destroying ships at sea. It is the job of Professor Pierre Aronnax, a marine expert, and Ned Land, the iron willed sailor, to learn ...
Style: fairy tale, epic, serious, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: submarine, octopus, giant squid, daring rescue, escapades, romance, adventure, good versus evil, dangerous animal, supernatural, androids and robots, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: new england, usa
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.
Style: exciting, fairy tale, ridiculous, breathtaking, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, fantasy world, obsessive quest, adventurer, expedition, mysterious place, twists and turns, rescue, lost world, volcano, natural disaster ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 19th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: iceland, italy, europe
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Five Weeks in a Balloon (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Professor Fergusson plans to make aviation history by making his way across Africa by balloon. He plans to claim uncharted territories in West Africa as proof of his inventions worth.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: balloon, adventurer, slave girl, battles, showbiz, master and servant, adventure, treasure hunt, escapades, journalism, hotshot hero, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: africa, west africa, britain
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Captain Nemo and the Underwater City (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Some survivors of a drowning ship are rescued by Captain Nemo and his submarine crew. They are taken to an underwater city, where they may be trapped for the rest of their lives.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: utopia, submarine, ocean, sea, steampunk, killer animal, underwater city, woman with a gun, shipwreck, isolation, race against time, confined ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
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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: suspense, talky, melancholic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: submarine, disaster, survival, betrayal, race against time, dystopic future, moral dilemma, post apocalypse, brutality, rescue, shark, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 50s
Place: vatican, new york
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the late 1870's - A woman hires an anthropologist/adventurer to track down her husband, who has disappeared while searching for an elusive passage to the center of the earth
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, adventurer, lost world, daring rescue, travel, anthropologist, wilderness, missing person, dinosaur, prehistoric animal, mine ...
Time: prehistoric times, 19th century
Place: san francisco, alaska
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This made-for-TV film version uses the title and general premise of Jules Verne's novel, but had its heroes carry out the journey in an earth-penetrating machine. A television series was supposed to follow, but was never produced. Cast includes ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, forces of nature, legends and myths, inventions and discoveries, escapades, adventurer, adventure, obsessive quest, daring rescue, fatalism ...
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Captain Nemo (1975)
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 203 min.
Story: Based on novel "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" by Jules Verne.
Plot: ocean, submarine, soviet army, journey, rebel, exile, travel, servant, kidnapping, escape, professor, runaway ...
Time: 19th century
Place: ussr
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Mathias Sandorf (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany, Hungary, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: In 1867, at the time of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the adventures of the revolutionary count Mathias Sandorf who, having escaped an attack which cost the life of his wife, returns years later to take revenge on his political enemies.
Plot: revolt, submarine, attempted murder, loss of daughter, escape, betrayal, murder, revenge, loss of wife, banker, pigeon, foster child ...
Time: 19th century
Place: hungary, morocco
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The Light at the Edge of the World (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Spain, Liechtenstein, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Pirates take over a lighthouse on a rocky island. They then execute a devious plan to cause ships to run aground, pillaging their wrecks. A lone member of the lighthouse crew survives, and he deperately fights their plot. A shipwrecked maiden that ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: pirate, island, remote island, torture, rape, lighthouse keeper, graphic violence, confined, escapades, adventure, survival, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, argentina
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Mysterious Island (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, New Zealand
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: Mysterious Island is a Canadian television series based on Jules Verne's novel L'Île mystérieuse. It ran for one season in 1995. The beginning of the series is much as in the novel. A group of refugees attempting to escape the American ...
Style: captivating, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: manipulation, leadership, adventure, mysterious character, mind game, survival, confined, mystery, hopes, escapades, disorder, experimenting ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
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Valley of the Dragons (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In 1881, Michael Denning, an American soldier, and Hector Servadac, a French aristocrat, are about to have a duel over a woman that they both are infatuated with. However, just as the two men are about to shoot at each other, a comet strikes the ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dinosaur, giant spider, duel, lizard, comet, prehistoric man, caveman, spider, snake, frenchman, giant lizard, giant animal ...
Time: stone age, 19th century, prehistoric times
Place: algeria
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On the Comet (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a comet passes the Earth very closely, it pulls a small part of North Africa, and a small swathe of humanity, along with it.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dinosaur, giant monster, prehistoric animal, giant creature, sea monster, sea creature, island, king, guardian, sea, ship captain, british ...
Time: prehistory, 70s
Place: north africa
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Castle in the Carpathians (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In late 19th century, a Transylvanian revolutionary fleeing the Imperial authorities goes to Italy where he meets a beautiful soprano who later disappears under mysterious circumstances.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: crypt, woman, nobleman, villager, secret agents, obsession, kidnapping, supernatural, police, ghost story, inventor, mirror ...
Time: 19th century
Place: romania, transylvania, italy
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The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne is a 22-episode science fiction television series in the steampunk genre that first aired in June 2000 on CBC Television in Canada and in syndication in the United States. The plot concept is predicated on a ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, vintage
Plot: steampunk, parallel world, escapades, society, adventurer, rescue, spy, writers, obsessive quest, writer's life, adventure, man versus machine ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1860s, future
Place: england, europe
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The League of S.T.E.A.M. (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The League of S.T.E.A.M. (Supernatural and Troublesome Ectoplasmic Apparition Management) is an organization comprised of Inventors, Scientists, Adventurers, Craftsmen, Monster and Creature Hunters, and Paranormal Researchers.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, humorous, captivating, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: werewolf, steampunk, old west, ghost, scientist, creature, time travel, troll, adventurer, zombie, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: victorian era
Place: usa
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Alien from L.A. (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When her archaeologist father disappears on an expedition, Wanda sets out to look for him. What she finds is a secret underground world, where no one believes in life on the surface and where she and her father are taken for spies.
Style: humorous, light, satirical, ridiculous, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nubile, adventure, sexploitation, teenager, fantasy world, science, natural disaster, clones, god, death, cyborgs, mars ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: zimbabwe, ireland, california, south africa, usa ...
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Mathias Sandorf (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Spain, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 19th century Europe, Mathias Sandorf, a former rebel turned rich doctor with a new name, decides to track down and kill the informants who sold his comrades out to the government decade ago. His daughter falls for one of them.
Plot: mercy, betrayal, rebel, tyranny, rich man, snitch, freedom fighter, conspirator, father daughter relationship, revenge, jules verne, hungarian
Time: 19th century
Place: europe
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Up to His Ears (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Up the Himalayas... Up the Yang-tze... Up in a balloon... Up-stage with a stripper... Up-town in Hong Kong... You can't keep a great adventurer down
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, parody ...
Plot: on the run, disorder, goofy hero, adventure, dull life, escapades, assassination attempt, love and romance, crimes, on the road, husband wife relationship, woman with a gun ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: nepal, asia, himalaya, hong kong, india
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30,000 Leagues Under the Sea (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Captain Nemo goes even deeper into insanity in this mesmerizing fantasy tale. Once again at the helm of his fearsome, wildly advanced vessel, the nautical madman endeavors to turn the world above the waves upside down.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, fairy tale, suspenseful ...
Plot: heroes, adventurer, heroic mission, obsessive quest, obsession, escapades, daring rescue, supernatural, chaos, submarine, robot, monster ...
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Mysterious Island (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A cinematic adaptation of Jules Verne's 1874 novel "The Mysterious Island", the story begins during the American Civil War, as famine and death ravage the city of Richmond, Virginia. Five northern POWs make the decision to escape the ...
Style: suspense, exciting, intense, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: beast, catastrophe, deadly creature, adventure, sea disaster, escapades, survival, monster, runaway, union soldier, escape, stranded ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
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