Deep sea diving movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant deep sea diving movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense, cult film, exciting and rough films and TV shows about / with deep sea diving, underwater scene, ocean, sea, danger, survival, diving, adventure, escapades and rescue plots mostly in Adventure, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
deep sea diving
deep sea diving movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as deep sea diving: The Abyss (1989), Men of Honor (2000), DeepStar Six (1989), Underwater (2020), Open Water (2003), Pressure (2015), The Big Blue (1988), The Investigation (2020), The Neptune Factor (1973), Doctor Dolittle (1967).

List of deep sea diving movies

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
Is relevant ?
Men of Honor (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Against formidable odds -- and an old-school diving instructor embittered by the U.S. Navy's new, less prejudicial policies -- Carl Brashear sets his sights on becoming the Navy's first African-American master diver in this uplifting true ...
Style: inspirational, touching, motivational, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: racism, military, human spirit, u.s. navy, african american, courage, racial discrimination, navy, prejudice, racial segregation, determination, diving ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s
Place: cuba, new jersey, pacific ocean, usa
Is relevant ?
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
Is relevant ?
Underwater (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After an earthquake destroys their underwater station, six researchers must navigate two miles along the dangerous, unknown depths of the ocean floor to make it to safety in a race against time.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: monster, giant monster, sea monster, animal attack, water, fear, creature, sea creature, ocean, earthquake, survival horror, destruction ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s, contemporary
Place: pacific ocean
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Open Water (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Two divers are left out at sea without a boat. There’s nothing but water for miles, unless they look at what’s underneath them...
Style: scary, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: survival, shark, isolation, stranded, ocean, shark attack, panic, animal attack, diving, water, loneliness, fish ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
Is relevant ?
Pressure (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four divers are stuck deep underwater in a vessel after a freak storm destroys their ship. Will they survive?
Style: rough, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, depressing ...
Plot: trapped, survival, diver, claustrophobia, self sacrifice, rescue, storm, scuba diving, friendship, disaster, ocean, diving ...
Is relevant ?
The Big Blue (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sport
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Two men answer the call of the ocean in this romantic fantasy-adventure. Jacques and Enzo are a pair of friends who have been close since childhood, and who share a passion for the dangerous sport of free diving. Professional diver Jacques opted to ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, captivating, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: diving, friendship, adventure, diver, dolphins, love affair, rivalry, escapades, haunted by the past, melancholy, death, sea ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s
Place: greece, italy, europe, new york, peru ...
Is relevant ?
The Investigation (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Copenhagen Police's Homicide unit, headed by Jens Møller, tries to solve the murder of Swedish journalist Kim Wall.
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, intellectual ...
Plot: true crime, police, murder of a woman, journalist, female journalist, brutal murder, police investigation, murder investigation, investigation, uncover truth, murderer, victim ...
Time: 21st century, year 2017
Place: copenhagen
Is relevant ?
The Neptune Factor (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When an underwater ocean lab is lost in a earthquake, an advanced submarine is sent down to find it and encounters terrible danger.
Style: psychotronic, experimental, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, ocean, disaster, giant monster, monster, scuba diving, octopus, diving, diver, sea, laboratory, catastrophe ...
Time: 70s
Is relevant ?
Doctor Dolittle (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Get ready for the wildest adventure of a lifetime in the most ambitious production ever brought to film. Earning a 1967 Academy Award nomination for Best Picture, this dazzling fantasy turns both ordinary and exotic animals into talking, dancing and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, scenic, romantic, talky ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: animals, family, adventure, youth, mad scientist, dancing, talking animals, sailing, vegetarian, rainstorm, brutality, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 1930s, 1840s, victorian era
Place: africa, england, europe
Is relevant ?
Jaws 2 (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Police chief Brody must protect the citizens of Amity after a second monstrous shark begins terrorizing the waters.
Style: suspense, scary, slasher, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shark, ocean, killer shark, monster, shark attack, survival, panic, creature, animal attack, creature feature, sea, killer fish ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new england, new york
Is relevant ?
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: bleak, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: expedition, beast, biologist, sea, sea monster, crew, ship, forces of nature, rescue from drowning, collision, victim, gene manipulation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Krakatoa: East of Java (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A team of maritime salvage workers are about to embark on a recovery dive. However the 1883 Krakatoa Volcano eruption provides more pressing problems.
Style: epic, tense, serious, suspenseful, 70mm film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, ocean, volcano, tsunami, diver, boat, natural disaster, exotic locale, rescue, ship, female sexual predator, sunken treasure ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: indonesia, asia, southeast asia
Is relevant ?
Avalon: Beyond the Abyss (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An island blows up, and from its remains a black poison fills the ocean. A team of underwater specialists with high-tech gear have to stop the poison before it contaminates the earth, but things get increasingly bizarre the more they investigate.
Style: apocalyptic
Plot: parallel universe, save the world, spacesuit, myth, ecological disaster, apocalypse, island, diving, alternate reality, investigation, ocean, poison ...
Is relevant ?
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 ...
Is relevant ?
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his ...
Style: touching, inspirational, sincere, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: disability, coma, nurse, hospital, human spirit, french, paralysis, courage, death, life turned upside down, communication problem, mute or deaf ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe, nepal, africa ...
Is relevant ?
City in the Sea (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The plot concerns the discovery of a lost city beneath the sea off the coast of Cornwall. Price is the captain overseeing a group of sailors who have lived there for more than a century where the peculiar mix of gases has allowed them to extend ...
Style: suspense, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic
Plot: lost world, sea, submarine, monster, rescue, kidnapping, sea monster, ocean, rivalry, heroes, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 20th century
Place: cornwall
Is relevant ?
The Beast (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 176 min.
TV show
Story: Fishing and jobs are becoming scarce in the small seaport village of Graves Point, when mysterious deaths and unexplained disappearances begin to occur. Divers vanish and a young couple disappears at sea, their empty raft washing up on the shore. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: giant squid, monster, sea, creature feature, animal attack, octopus, creature, killer fish, shark, sea monster, adventure, dangerous animal ...
Time: 90s
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
The Adventures of Tintin (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, New Zealand, UK, France, Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Intrepid young reporter, Tintin, and his loyal dog, Snowy, are thrust into a world of high adventure when they discover a ship carrying an explosive secret. As Tintin is drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine suspects him of ...
Style: exciting, colourful, 3d animation, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, adventure, reporter, young heroes, dog, riddles and clues, adventurer, captain, escapades, pirate, journalism ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 50s, 20th century, year 1949
Place: morocco, europe, north africa
Is relevant ?
Pioneer (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway, Germany, Sweden, France, Finland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Pioneer is set in the early '80s, at the beginning of the Norwegian Oil Boom. Enormous oil and gas deposits are discovered in the North Sea and the authorities aim to bring the oil ashore through a pipeline from depths of 500 meters. A ...
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: oil, conspiracy, investigation, obsession, uncover truth, ocean, twists and turns, scuba diving, oil industry, oil field, sea, greed ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: norway
Is relevant ?
The Lovers (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, India, Australia, China, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Lovers is an epic romance time travel adventure film. Helmed by Roland Joffé from a story by Ajey Jhankar, the film is a sweeping tale of an impossible love set against the backdrop of the first Anglo-Maratha war across two time periods and ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, touching, surreal ...
Plot: sunken ship, time travel, battles, adventure, fall in love, impossible love, treasure hunt, escapades, romance, rivalry, vengeance, dishonesty ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 21st century, future, 1770s ...
Place: india, asia, australia, boston
Is relevant ?
Diver Dan (1961)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 7 min.
TV show
Story: Diver Dan was a series of 104 seven-minute live-action shorts made for children's television. Made by Brian Cartoons, it was syndicated and distributed by ITC Entertainment. The shows were sometimes re-edited into half-hour blocks by local ...
Plot: mermaid, puppet, diving, surrealism, fish, diver, anthropomorphism, talking animals, underwater scene, deep sea diving
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists