Mutiny movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mutiny movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense and captivating films and TV shows about / with mutiny, adventure, heroes, betrayal, ocean, ship, rebellion, sea, captain and escapades plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
mutiny movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as mutiny: The Bounty (1984), Billy Budd (1962), K-19: The Widowmaker (2002), The Martian (2015), Mutiny on the Bounty (1962), Battle for Terra (2007), In Enemy Hands (2004), Amistad (1997), The Hunt for Red October (1990), The Terror (2018).

List of mutiny movies

The Bounty (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA, New Zealand
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The familiar story of Lieutenant Bligh, whose cruelty leads to a mutiny on his ship. This version follows both the efforts of Fletcher Christian to get his men beyond the reach of British retribution, and the epic voyage of Lieutenant Bligh to get ...
Style: epic, suspenseful, captivating, sexy, suspense ...
Plot: ship, island, mutiny, betrayal, sea, storm at sea, survival, sailboat, adventure, lost at sea, murder, greed ...
Time: 18th century, 1930s, georgian era, year 1984, 1780s
Place: england, tahiti, pacific ocean, europe
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Billy Budd (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Billy is an innocent, naive seaman in the British Navy in 1797. When the ship's sadistic master-at-arms is murdered, Billy is accused and tried.
Style: tense, emotional, serious, suspenseful, road movie ...
Plot: mutiny, ship, courtroom drama, napoleonic wars, injustice, navy, british navy, ocean, crimes, betrayal, ship captain, military life ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1790s
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K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, cold war, navy, nuclear submarine, courage, radiation sickness, nuclear, military, radiation, sea, catastrophe, radioactivity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s, year 1989, 80s ...
Place: ussr, russia, moscow russia
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The Martian (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Hungary, Jordan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw ...
Style: futuristic, biting, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: survival, mars, nasa, space travel, stranded, science, astronaut, isolation, struggle for survival, scientist, left for dead, food shortage ...
Time: 2030s, 21st century, future
Place: china, usa, london, houston texas, pasadena california ...
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Mutiny on the Bounty (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: The Bounty leaves Portsmouth in 1787. Its destination: to sail to Tahiti and load bread-fruit. Captain Bligh will do anything to get there as fast as possible, using any means to keep up a strict discipline. When they arrive at Tahiti, it is like a ...
Style: epic, psychological, suspense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean, ship, adventure, sailboat, mutiny, betrayal, captain, leadership, brutality, sea, rebelliousness, military ...
Time: 18th century, 60s, 1930s, 1780s, georgian era ...
Place: tahiti, england, europe
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Battle for Terra (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A peaceful alien planet faces annihilation, as the homeless remainder of the human race sets its eyes on Terra. Mala, a rebellious Terrian teenager, will do everything she can to stop it.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, futuristic, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: benign alien, invasion, idealism, mysterious planet, air battle, save the planet, adventure, survival, space battle, space travel, culture clash, alien ...
Time: future
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In Enemy Hands (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At the height of Hitler's infamous U-boat war, the crew of the U.S.S. Swordfish were heading home after months at sea. They never made it. Now prisoners of war aboard U-boat 429, a small group of American survivors will find their loyalties put ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, world war two, ship, military, holocaust, mutiny, daring rescue, survival, rescue, adventure, race against time, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
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Amistad (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising. They are then held prisoner in Connecticut, and their release becomes the subject of heated debate. Freed ...
Style: political, touching, emotional, epic, compassionate ...
Plot: slavery, slave trade, rebellion, ship, legal, lawyer, idealism, courtroom, social injustice, court, freedom, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s, 1830s, 18th century
Place: africa, cuba, england, washington d.c., massachusetts ...
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The Hunt for Red October (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A new Soviet nuclear missile sub (a Boomer) heading out on her maiden voyage that is being tracked by a Los Angeles class American submarine suddenly goes silent and "disappears". This focuses the attention of both U.S. Intelligence and ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, political ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, cold war, navy, spy, nuclear threat, u.s. navy, espionage, cia, cold war era, warship, weapons, nuclear submarine ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century
Place: russia, ussr, usa, maine, virginia ...
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The Terror (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The crew of a Royal Naval expedition searching for the Arctic's treacherous Northwest Passage discovers instead a monstrous predator.
Style: twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: arctic, expedition, cannibalism, starvation, violence, insanity, paranoia, animal attack, leadership, corpse, monster, desperation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1940s
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: exciting, futuristic, captivating, inspirational, slasher ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: star wars, battlefield, good versus evil, space opera, betrayal, fat woman, sabotage, space battle, master apprentice relationship, robot, flashback, death ...
Time: future, 2010s
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Elcano & Magellan: The First Voyage Around the World (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The first journey around the world began under the command of Ferdinand Magellan and was concluded by Juan Sebastián Elcano. Five boats left Seville on September 20, 1519. Storms, famine, tribes… Three years later, only one made it back. An ...
Plot: historical event, riot, mutiny, betrayal, odyssey, journey, sailor, captain, boat, battles, ship, travel ...
Time: 16th century
Place: pacific ocean, portugal, spain, atlantic ocean
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The Glory of Tang Dynasty (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: It is a adapted from a novel by Cang Min Shui 沧溟水 that tells the life of a woman, intelligent and kind, who becomes a concubine of the inner court while her love for the people enables her to do great things for the country. It's standard ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: female rivalry, harem, romance, tang dynasty, palace intrigue, royal family, chinese emperor, mutiny, intrigue, female protagonist, life, political intrigue ...
Time: 8th century
Place: ancient china, china
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Damn the Defiant! (1962)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Defiant's crew is part of a fleet-wide movement to present a petition of grievances to the Admiralty. Violence must be no part of it. The continual sadism of Defiant's first officer makes this difficult, and when the captain is disabled, ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, napoleonic wars, pirate, navy, british navy, sea, mutiny, sailing, french revolution, royal navy, son, war ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: england, europe
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Crimson Tide (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: On a US nuclear missile sub, a young first officer stages a mutiny to prevent his trigger happy captain from launching his missiles before confirming his orders to do so.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, realistic, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, nuclear threat, cold war, navy, military, russian, spy, u.s. navy, nuclear bomb, nuclear war, save the day, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, pacific ocean, alabama, mediterranean sea
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High School Fleet (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Living by the sea, protecting the sea, and journeying across the sea... They're the Blue Mermaids! Because of a shift in tectonic plates around 100 years ago, Japan lost much of its area to submergence. To preserve Japan's territories, ...
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating
Plot: slice of life, ship captain, sea battle, ship, mutiny, naval battle, captain, fight, marines, naval officer, teenage girl, sea ...
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The Immortal Wars: Resurgence (2019)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The war for freedom has just begun. Trikalypse joins forces with the rebel leader and her team of freedom fighters. They must now fight back to bring Dominion down and expose him to the world.
Style: futuristic, captivating, entertaining, exciting, controversial
Plot: fight, revolt, fantasy world, freedom, mutiny, post apocalypse, insurgent, heroes, independence movement, partners, courage, attack ...
Time: future
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The Republic of Sarah (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Faced with the destruction of her town at the hands of a greedy mining company, rebellious high school teacher Sarah Cooper utilizes an obscure cartographical loophole to declare independence. Now Sarah must lead a young group of misfits as they ...
Style: captivating, disturbing
Plot: protest, social relations, teacher, showdown, society, social activist, mutiny, school teacher, teachers and students, fighting the system, school, friendship ...
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Cosmo Warrior Zero (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Cosmo Warrior Zero is a science fiction OVA series.
Style: exciting, futuristic, entertaining, captivating
Plot: space pirate, evil robot, space and aliens, space wars, alien robot, human versus robot, alien race, alien encounter, adventure, space battle, extraterrestrial, space mission ...
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Freedom Fighters: The Ray (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Earth-X is one of many realities in the multiverse, with one glaring difference from out Earth: The Nazis won World War II. Led by The Ray, a group of heroes known as the Freedom Fighters battle selflessly against tyranny,. But when The Ray is ...
Style: captivating, serious, atmospheric, futuristic, allegory ...
Plot: superhero, resistance fighter, fictional war, save the planet, culture clash, friends, survival, mutiny, coup d'etat, human nature, invasion, self sacrifice ...
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The Monocled Mutineer (1986)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 310 min.
TV show
Story: The Monocled Mutineer is a British television series made by the BBC in 1986, and shown on BBC1, the first episode being transmitted on 31 August 1986, intended to head BBC1's autumn season of drama. Viewed by about ten million people, the ...
Plot: world war one, mutiny, trench warfare, murder, class differences, british military, execution, british soldier, rebellion, awol, british army, impostor ...
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Hostile Environment (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Toxic waste has contaminated the world's fresh water supply. A select few with the ability to de-contaminate the supply now control the world. Minna rules the de-contaminators from a giant warship, forcing desperate land dwellers to trade ...
Plot: post apocalypse, woman with a gun, disaster, mutiny, ocean, femme fatale, contamination, man hits a woman, future dystopia, rebel leader, brother sister relationship, tyrant ...
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Space Mutiny (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pilot is the only hope to stop the mutiny of a spacecraft by its security crew, who plot to sell the crew of the ship into slavery.
Style: psychotronic, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, spacecraft, battles, exploitation, star wars, monster, woman with a gun, lieutenant, mutiny, dancing, burned alive, corruption ...
Time: future
Place: south africa
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For the Term of His Natural Life (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 520 min.
TV show
Story: In 1830's England, a young man from a good but troubled family is unjustly convicted of stealing a watch. He's transported to Van Dieman's Land (Tasmania) where he suffers under the enmity of Lt. Frere while falling in love with ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: penal colony, wrongful imprisonment, mutiny, false accusation, prison, convict, society, confined, life is a bitch, adventure, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: australia, tasmania
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Hornblower: Mutiny (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of the 18th century Anglo-French wars, the bloodiest time in British ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: ship, napoleonic wars, british navy, military, heroes, leadership, navy, war, adventure, military life, naval battle, commander ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: west indies, jamaica
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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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Treasure Island (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins, while running the Benbow Inn with his mother, meets Captain Billy Bones, who dies at the inn while it is beseiged by buccaneers led by Blind Pew. Jim and his mother fight off the attackers and discover Billy Bones' treasure ...
Style: light, melancholic, scenic, witty, talky ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: pirate, treasure, treasure hunt, ship, treasure map, child in peril, adventure, medieval, blind character, betrayal, swashbuckler, chase ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: england, israel
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Morituri (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A German living in India during World War II is blackmailed by the English to impersonate an SS officer on board a cargo ship leaving Japan for Germany carrying a large supply of rubber for tyres. His mission is to disable the scuttling charges so ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, submarine, spy, sabotage, nazi, soldier, war, ocean, sea, anti war, mutiny, sailing ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: japan, england, germany, asia, europe ...
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Down Periscope (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bumbling Navy lieutenant Tom Dodge has been given one last chance to clean up his record. But Admiral Graham, his nemesis, assigns Dodge to the Stingray, a submarine that can barely keep afloat. To add insult to injury, the Stingray is to be the ...
Style: witty, humorous, parody, not serious, light ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: submarine, u.s. navy, military, navy, nothing goes right, military life, rivalry, against the odds, goofy hero, adventure, stupidity, soldier ...
Place: russia, florida, usa, san francisco
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Treasure Planet (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When space galleon cabin boy Jim Hawkins discovers a map to an intergalactic "loot of a thousand worlds," a cyborg cook named John Silver teaches him to battle supernovas and space storms. But, soon, Jim realizes Silver is a pirate intent ...
Style: exciting, fairy tale, entertaining, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: pirate, steampunk, treasure hunt, adventure, alien, treasure, disney, betrayal, space travel, fictional planet, androids and robots, adventurer ...
Time: future, distant future, 18th century
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