Sailing boat movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sailing boat movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, tense and captivating films and TV shows about / with sailboat, boat, female nudity, husband wife relationship, sea, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, island, murder and death plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Thriller genres shot in USA, Germany, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as sailing boat: Odyssey of Heroes (2012), Summer of '04 (2006), Funny Games (1997), Red Notice (2021), Moomin (1990), Outlander (2008), 6-Headed Shark Attack (2018), Another Round (2020), Christmas on the Coast (2018), Papillon (2017).

List of sailing boat movies

Odyssey of Heroes (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When their ship is sunk in the Indian Ocean during the first world war, 50 men have to cross infinite stretches of sea and desert, avoid enemies, find allies and finally make it home to Germany. A breathtaking real-life odyssey.
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: naval battle, world war one, german officer, war, adventure, weapons, escapades, love and romance, sea, british empire, german history, turk ...
Time: year 1914
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Summer of '04 (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sommer ’04 is a character study of a family on vacation. German director Stefan Krohmer examines the emotional abyss and problems behind the seemingly nice facade of an intact family as they experience guilt, love and jealousy.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, erotic ...
Plot: infidelity, grownups, innocence lost, social decay, lifestyle, love affair, destructive relationship, dysfunctional family, gender, dishonesty, youth, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany
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Funny Games (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two psychotic young men take a mother, father, and son hostage in their vacation cabin and force them to play sadistic "games" with one another for their own amusement.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense, scary, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, sadism, torment, bad guy wins, torture, kidnapping, psychopath, home invasion, family in danger, egg, lake, physical abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: austria, europe
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Red Notice (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An Interpol-issued Red Notice is a global alert to hunt and capture the world's most wanted. But when a daring heist brings together the FBI's top profiler and two rival criminals, there's no telling what will happen.
Style: funny, ridiculous, exciting, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: heist, interpol, agent, criminal, ruse, thief, mission, wanted, art thief, chase, money, crimes ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: london, argentina, rome italy, italy, england ...
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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: captivating, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, preschoolers
Plot: troll, magic, adventure, friends, family life, friendship, hibernation, family, family relations, social relations, legends and myths, snake ...
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Outlander (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, France, Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the reign of the Vikings, a man from another world crash-lands on Earth, bringing with him an alien predator. The man must fuse his advanced technology with the weaponry of the vikings to fight the monster.
Style: exciting, epic, fairy tale, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, viking, alien invasion, vengeance, medieval, alien encounter, norse mythology, human versus alien, survival, battles, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, future, 8th century
Place: europe, norway
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6-Headed Shark Attack (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: What is supposed to be a marriage boot camp on a remote island turns into the ultimate test for survival when a 6-headed shark starts attacking the beach. Trapped with minimal weapons they try to fight off the shark, but quickly discover that no one ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, absurd, suspense ...
Plot: shark, monster, mutant, natural disaster, killer shark, fight, predator, husband wife relationship, storm, giant animal, dangerous animal, race against time ...
Time: year 1984
Place: mexico
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Another Round (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Four high school teachers launch a drinking experiment: upholding a constant low level of intoxication.
Style: unusual plot structure, funny, ironic, semi serious, psychological ...
Plot: experiment, teacher, friendship, alcohol abuse, drunkenness, group of friends, restaurant, dancing, marriage, binge drinking, teacher student relationship, scientific experiment ...
Time: year 2013, year 2011
Place: copenhagen, denmark, eastern europe
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Christmas on the Coast (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hard-hearted New York novelist Dru Cassadine...known for her holiday romance stories (even though she is antilove and anti-Christmas) desperate to get her mojo back after a string of flops (and a not-so-subtle threat by her publisher that ...
Style: romantic, entertaining, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, mother daughter relationship, male female relationship, opposites attract, christmas spirit, self discovery, adaptation, christmas eve, homecoming, fish out of water, complex characters, lifestyle change ...
Place: south carolina, new york
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Papillon (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Spain
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Henri "Papillon" Charrière is convicted in Paris for a murder he did not commit. Sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, he becomes obsessed with escaping. After planning and executing a series of treacherous ...
Style: suspense, factual, motivational, homoerotic, brutal
Plot: prison, prison escape, escape, island prison, life sentence, solitary, friendship, survival, tattoo, wrongful conviction, human spirit, jungle ...
Time: year 1931, year 1969, 1930s, year 1970
Place: south america, france, venezuela, colombia, paris france
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Love, Cheat & Steal (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The beautiful Lauren gets married with an older man. She is unexpectedly confronted with her ex, an escaped criminal.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twists and turns, revenge, betrayal, dishonesty, femme fatale, jail, crimes, power relations, frame up, boyfriend, escape, wife ...
Time: 90s
Place: caribbean
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Bastards (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marco returns to Paris after his brother-in-law's suicide, where he targets the man his sister believes caused the tragedy - though he is ill-prepared for her secrets as they quickly muddy the waters.
Style: neo noir, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: bankruptcy, family problems, uncover truth, rivalry, family business, sex with father, hidden identity, love and romance, crimes, parents and children, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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Night by the Seashore (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Middle-aged municipal architect Mikko is frustrated with his job and his marriage, so for years he has directed his energy into renovating a turn-of-the-century wooden villa on the seaside. One beautiful summer evening Mikko and his wife Liisa ...
Plot: high society, dysfunctional marriage, midlife crisis, friendship, father daughter relationship, generation gap, older woman younger man relationship, sailboat, married couple, summer, women in society, architect ...
Time: 80s
Place: finland
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The Wild Boys (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, on the island of La Réunion, five adolescents of good families enamoured with the occult, commit a savage crime. A Dutch Captain takes them in charge for a repressive cruise on a haunted, dilapidated sailboat. ...
Style: psychotronic, dark, erotic, funny, experimental ...
Plot: shipwreck, teenage boy, supernatural, sea, teacher, teenager, supernatural power, court, captain, beach, sailor, boat ...
Time: 20th century
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The Mercy (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Yachtsman Donald Crowhurst's disastrous attempt to win the 1968 Golden Globe Race ends up with him creating an outrageous account of traveling the world alone by sea.
Style: captivating, scenic, exciting, tense, factual ...
Plot: yacht, sea, inventor, sailing, lost at sea, sea voyage, husband wife relationship, survival, adventure, escapades, human spirit, against the odds ...
Time: 60s, year 1968
Place: england, argentina
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Kamrer Gunnarsson I skärgården (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Through a series of mishaps, the proper bank official Gunnarsson is forced to spend his first days of vacation in the archipelago of Stockholm, both in and out of the water.
Plot: summer, island, holiday, ferry, fishing boat, banker, sea, sailboat, midsummer, motorboat
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Anthropophagous 2000 (1999)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The millionaire Nikos Karamanlis (Andreas Schnaas) and his family are on a boat trip, when they get into a storm, in which the daughter dies and the yacht sinks. After days without food on a life raft, Nikos wants to eat the corpse.
Style: bloody, disturbing, splatter, controversial
Plot: serial killer, cannibal, filicide, sailboat, dead child, murder, female nudity, youth, skeleton, cave, decapitation, axe murder ...
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The Wrong Girl (1999)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A boy brings home his new girlfriend. However, Mom is sure that something isn't right about her, which starts a fight with her son. And then everything takes a deadly turn for the worst.
Plot: wife, brother brother relationship, murder, death of son, drowning, dead boy, false identity, funeral, fight, hugging, locket, sailboat ...
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Nelio's Story (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Portugal, Mozambique
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the book by Henning Mankell (Sweden), this story takes place in Mozambique and is about a young boy, Nelio, who loses his entire family during a time of civil war. A wounded Nelio is found by a baker in the capital Mapouto; refusing medical ...
Plot: bestiality, civil war, sailboat, truck, filicide, dog, theater, child soldier, fire, boy, dead dog, female director
Place: africa
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4 Nights in the Hamptons (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A married couple of 6 years invites an old friend and his new, free spirited girlfriend to their Hamptons Summer home for a long weekend. Emotions and desires are stirred but in ways none of them expected.
Style: sexy, humorous, light, contemplative
Plot: unhappy wife, open marriage, husband wife relationship, open relationship, friendship between men, friendship, marriage crisis, unhappy marriage, couples, gay, friends, society ...
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Syndare i sommarsol (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the mid-1920s, four young men and women have decided to spend their summer holiday studying together and have rented a wonderful house in the Swedish archipelago. Rationally, they realize that this cohabitation may lead to some of the members ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), jealousy, passionate kiss, feminism, psychoanalysis, summer, boat, sex scene, island, philosophy, sea, sex ...
Time: 1920s
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How to Shake Off a Bride (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Eva, the owner of a pastry shop hopes to re-unite with her ex-husband Honza, with whom she has a son Tobias. Honza surprises Eva with the request for a wedding cake. He is planning to marry Linda, his new girlfriend. Eva and Tobias don't like ...
Style: captivating, sincere, semi serious, humorous, neo screwball comedy
Plot: wedding, fiance fiancee relationship, love triangle, fake identity, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, rivalry, manipulative woman, intrigue, psychological manipulation, strong female character, family relations, barmaid ...
Place: prague
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Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fantasy tale based on the tale of the legendary sailor. Here Sinbad must recover five magical stones to free the city of Basra from the evil spell cast by a wizard. His journey takes him to the isle of the Amazons where the queen tries to capture ...
Style: exciting, stylized, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: arabian nights, sword and sorcery, pirate, warrior, wizards, sword, heroic mission, ship, uninhibited rivalry, curses spells and rituals, battles, wizards and magicians ...
Place: arabia
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Amira & Sam (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sam, a soldier who had served in Afghanistan and Iraq, meets Amira when he visits her uncle, Bassam, who had served as Sam's Iraqi translator. Bassam and Sam have a special bond due to their time together in the war. Initially Amira does not ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, veteran, interracial relations, opposites attract, unlikely couple, life is a bitch, fall in love, culture clash, romance, love and romance, misfit, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, iraq, manhattan new york city
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The Giver (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a seemingly perfect community, without war, pain, suffering, differences or choice, a young boy is chosen to learn from an elderly man about the true pain and pleasure of the "real" world.
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, philosophical, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing, kids
Plot: distopia, memory, youth, future dystopia, society, community, fighting the system, post apocalypse, humanity, life is a bitch, utopia, rebelliousness ...
Time: future, 2040s
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Kon-Tiki (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, Norway, Denmark, Germany, Sweden
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The true story about legendary explorer Thor Heyerdahl and his epic crossing of the Pacific on a balsa wood raft in 1947, in an effort to prove it was possible for South Americans to settle in Polynesia in pre-Columbian times.
Style: harsh, realistic, exciting, epic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: ocean, survival, shark, adventure, adventurer, raft, sea voyage, sailing, expedition, obsessive quest, travel, diary ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century ...
Place: pacific ocean, polynesia, peru, usa, south america ...
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Victory (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Axel Heyst is an American recluse with a dubious past living in the Dutch East Indies port of Surabaya circa 1913. Staying in a German hotel there, Heyst becomes entranced with a member of the hotel's all-female orchestra.
Style: serious, sexy, realistic, sexual
Plot: island, love and romance, hotel, gambling, female nudity, tropical island, couples, racism, vengeance, romance, gays and lesbians, society ...
Time: 1910s
Place: indonesia, europe, holland
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The Rat Pack (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After a brief flash-forward to Frank Sinatra as an old man, saying "I miss my guys," the movie's main narrative begins during high points in the solo careers of the Rat Pack: Dean Martin has become a big success despite the breakup of ...
Style: serious, realistic, talky, sentimental
Plot: mafia, racism, kennedy family, usa president, music, hollywood, wiretap, presidential candidate, nightclub, friendship, interracial relations, showbiz ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century
Place: las vegas
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Nightmare (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A drug-treated schizophrenic plagued by horrible nightmares escapes from the hospital and goes on a killing spree.
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, gothic, bloody ...
Plot: serial killer, rough sex, weirdo, murder, exploitation, mental disorder, psycho killer, home invasion, teenager, ghost, nightmare, psychopath ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: florida, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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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: thought provoking, touching, harsh, intense, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, utopia, nature, survival, village, obsessive quest, mental illness, immigrants, father son relationship, missionary, inventor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: latin america, central america, usa, south america, baltimore ...
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