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List of sailor movies

Megalodon (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A military vessel on the search for an unidentified submersible finds themselves face to face with a giant shark, forced to use only what they have on board to defend themselves from the monstrous beast.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, mad
Plot: shark, monster, prehistoric creature, shark attack, giant animal, prehistoric animal, animal attack, creature feature, creature, rescue, escaped prisoner, u.s. navy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pacific ocean
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Pirates (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Tunisia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captain Red runs a hardy pirate ship with the able assistance of Frog, a dashing young French sailor. One day Capt. Red is captured and taken aboard a Spanish galleon, but thanks to his inventiveness, he raises the crew to mutiny, takes over the ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: pirate, pirate ship, ship, sea, piracy, sailing, sword, farce, swashbuckler, against the odds, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 17th century
Place: spain, europe
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Scream Bloody Murder (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A disturbed boy kills his father with his farm tractor and his arm is mangled in the process. He's taken to a mental hospital where he's outfitted with a hook to replace his lost hand and, years later, he's eventually released from ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, serious, rough ...
Plot: oedipus complex, kidnapped woman, serial killer, exploitation, mental illness, mental institution, home invasion, dismemberment, stepfather, tractor, mental disorder, violent ...
Time: 70s
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On Board (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The sailors who were duped by woman sellers, want to steal their capitals to retaliate from them. There are four men and one woman in a ruined boat. Four lazy and dissatisfaction sailors. The woman represent lust, delectation and appalling potential ...
Style: art house, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: ship, thief, destructive relationship, ghost ship, theft, kidnapping, isolation, hashish, virgin, prostitute, power, boat ...
Time: 90s
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
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The Centerfold Girls (1974)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Police try to halt a psychotic killer's (Andrew Prine) rampage against women who posed nude in men's magazines.
Style: slasher, sexy, tense, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, home invasion, murder, exploitation, fashion model, sexploitation, cult, psychopath, stewardess, rapist, law enforcement, mentally unstable ...
Time: 70s
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The Fog (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Trapped within an eerie mist, the residents of Antonio Bay have become the unwitting victims of a horrifying vengeance. One hundred years earlier, a ship carrying lepers was purposely lured onto the rocky coastline and sank, drowning all aboard. Now ...
Style: scary, suspense, twist ending, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: island, ghost, small town, fog, ship, betrayal, supernatural, death, justice, leprosy, mystery, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, oregon
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Defiance (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tommy takes up temporary housing in a New York neighborhood plagued by a violent gang called the Souls. Tommy is waiting for his next assignment as a seaman and though he tries to avoid the gang and his neighbors, it does not work. Soon he is ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, gang, street gang, vengeance, vigilantism, against the odds, gambling, rivalry, crimes, rage, priest, bowling ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
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The First Olympics: Athens 1896 (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 237 min.
TV show
Story: This movie describes the founding of the modern Olympics and concentrates on the creation of the American team and their trials in getting to the Olympics in Athens.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: olympics, track and field, intrigue, swimming, greek, studying, athlete, competition, male nudity, mama's boy, athletic training, sport ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 20th century, victorian era
Place: greece, athens greece, usa, oxford university, harvard university ...
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Die, Beautiful Marianne (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Portugal
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After their parents divorce, one daughter lives with her mother in England while the other lives with her father in Portugal. After the untimely death of her mother, the one daughter stands to inherit a large sum of money and also a number of ...
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, cult, erotica, on the run, psychopath, hitman, law enforcement, rivalry, mind game, serial killer, betrayal, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: portugal, europe, england, london
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Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets (2000)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Morocco, Tunisia, France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ali, Kwita, Omar and Boubker are street kids. The daily dose of glue sniffing represents their only escape from reality. Since they left Dib and his gang, they have been living on the portside of Casablanca. They live in constant fear of Dib's ...
Style: serious, captivating, rough, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: street kid, youth, homeless, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, poverty, life is a bitch, kids in trouble, friendship, society, gang, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, morocco
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A Taste of Honey (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Focuses on a working class girl who is struggling to create a life for herself with her gay co-worker after becoming pregnant from a one-night stand with a black sailor.
Style: sexy, talky, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, working class, interracial relations, friendship, social realism, family relations, single parent, single mother, dysfunctional family, lgbtq, modernism, mother ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
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Blast of Silence (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A hired killer from Cleveland has a job to do on a second-string mob boss in New York. But a special girl from his past, and a fat gun dealer with pet rats, each gets in his way.
Style: neo noir, noir, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: christmas, hitman, gangsters, loner, organized crime, killer, mafia, murder, jazz, coldhearted, estrangement, hippie ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, harlem
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Gorgo (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Never take a baby from his mother. You'll see why in this action-packed monster thriller as young Gorgo, a creature from the sea, is relocated to London from Ireland, with rampaging mommy-dearest not far behind.
Style: suspense, scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: giant monster, monster, mutant, giant creature, creature feature, ship, dinosaur, sea, prehistoric animal, lost world, circus, sea monster ...
Time: prehistory
Place: ireland, london, europe, england, big ben london
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The Home Song Stories (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tom, now in his 40s, begins to write the memoirs of his 1960s childhood, as the little boy whose mother Rose was a glamorous Shanghai nightclub singer. When Rose meets Aussie sailor Bill, they are quickly married, and she packs up Tom and his older ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, inter cultural ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: interracial marriage, mother's boyfriend, childhood, cultural difference, lifestyle, family problems, family relations, single parent, love and romance, dysfunctional family, human nature, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 60s
Place: australia, china, asia, melbourne australia, hong kong
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Fanny (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Almost 19-year-old Marius feels himself in a rut in Marseille, his life planned for him by his cafe'-owning father, and he longs for the sea. The night before he is to leave on a 5-year voyage, Fanny, a girl he grew up with, reveals that she is ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: loneliness, journey, girl, love, young lovers, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, moral dilemma, fall in love, village ...
Time: 1930s
Place: marseille, france, europe, belgium
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Gilligan's Island (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gilligan's Island is an American sitcom created and produced by Sherwood Schwartz and originally produced by United Artists Television. The situation comedy series featured Bob Denver; Alan Hale, Jr.; Jim Backus; Natalie Schafer; Tina Louise; ...
Style: sitcom, epic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: island, castaway, tropical island, stranded on an island, shipwreck, inventor, jungle, tv show, desert island, sea captain, ship captain, millionaire ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean
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SeaQuest 2032 (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In the early 21st century, mankind has colonized the oceans. The United Earth Oceans Organization enlists Captain Nathan Bridger and the submarine seaQuest DSV to keep the peace and explore the last frontier on Earth.
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, space and aliens, sea, dolphins, military, space wars, teenager, girl, captain, chaos, space travel, family life ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2030s, 2010s, 2020s
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Playing It Cool (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of a young man disillusioned by love who meets a breathtaking young woman at a charity dinner by pretending to be a philanthropist. Turns out that she’s engaged to a guy who doesn’t like her going on dates. Challenged by the chase, and ...
Style: romantic, witty, humorous, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, love, love story, friendship, relationships, screenwriter, dating, unrequited love, wooing, unfulfilled love, engaged, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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The White Countess (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Germany, China, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The last movie from the team of Ismail Merchant, James Ivory, and Kazuo Ishiguro. Set in 1930s Shanghai, "The White Countess" is both Sofia (Natasha Richardson), a fallen member of the Russian aristocracy, and a nightclub created by a ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, emotional, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: blindness, love story, world war two, romance, russian, friendship, couples, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, politics ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1937, pre world war two, year 1936
Place: china, russia, asia, shanghai, macau ...
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The King (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A motiveless malignancy? Elvis leaves the Navy and heads for Texas where he contacts his father, whom he's never met, the pastor at a Christian community church. Pastor Dave tells Elvis to stay away and, without telling his family that Elvis is ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful, erotic ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, incestuous sex, redemption, illegitimate son, hypocrisy, confession, murder, haunted by the past, society, clergy, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: austin texas, usa, texas
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Irreconcilable Differences (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Alternating between the past and the present, a precocious little girl sues her selfish, career-driven parents for emancipation, surprising them both.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: divorce, filmmaking, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), womanizer, battle of the sexes, family relations, dysfunctional family, hollywood, self discovery, custody, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, africa, middle east, egypt
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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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The Exchange Student (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Monsieur Bosquier, the owner of a private school, is far from pleased when his eldest son, Philippe, fails his end of year exams. He decides to send his wayward offspring to England to improve his English. In exchange, Philippe’s host, a wealthy ...
Plot: holiday, stuntman, boss, airport, yacht, teenage boy, teenage girl, dog, brother brother relationship, teenager, sailing, sailor ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, scotland
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Fruits of Passion (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A girl loves a rich and much older man and is willing to do everything he wants to show her love, but he is playing a sick game with her. As part of this game he sends her to a Chinese brothel. A poor young boy sees her and falls in love with her. ...
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, serious, realistic ...
Plot: eroticism, prostitute, dominatrix, coitus, explicit sex, bdsm, erotica, age difference, sex, surrealism, making love, sex scene ...
Time: 1920s
Place: shanghai
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The Final Countdown (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1980, the US Navy's most powerful warship, the USS Nimitz, is caught in a storm during routine manoeuvres in the Pacific. Enveloped by a strange green light, the ship passes through a vortex and when they emerge, their communications have ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, dramatic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: time travel, world war two, changing the past or future, adventure, twists and turns, military, airplane, heroic mission, war, aircraft carrier, aviation, survival ...
Time: 1940s, 80s, 70s, future, 20th century ...
Place: pearl harbor, japan, hawaii, pacific ocean
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In This Tricky Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Uruguay, Argentina, Cuba, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Montevideo, Uruguay. In this comedic drama, Elisa, 27, dreams of opening her own hairdressing salon in one of the rich districts of the Uruguayan capital. A bit of a rebel, one day Elisa moves out of her mother's house with her two children and ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, hopes, prostitute, love and romance, social decay, looking for love, dysfunctional family, fall in love, single parent, womanizer, life is a bitch, downfall ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe, uruguay, catalonia, barcelona
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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000 first.
Style: clever, surprise ending, funny, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: cons and scams, twists and turns, con artists, rivalry, bet, farce, con men, competition, casino, high society, gigolo, cheating ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 50s
Place: french riviera, france, riviera, south of france, europe ...
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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.
Style: touching, philosophical, atmospheric, dramatic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: aging, true love, life & death, life philosophy, child as adult, love and romance, existentialism, destiny, tragic love, impossible love, puzzle, journey ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: new orleans, usa, pearl harbor, new york, france ...
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The Count of Monte-Cristo (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A TV adaptation of the classic Alexandre Dumas novel. Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the notorious island prison, Chateau d'If. While imprisoned, he meets ...
Style: fairy tale, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: revenge, prison, ancient, historical event, frame up, false accusation, betrayal, falsely accused, redemption, island, hidden identity, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: paris france, france, europe, marseille
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The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Edmond Dantés's life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are shattered when his best friend, Fernand, deceives him. After spending 13 miserable years in prison, Dantés escapes with the help of a fellow inmate and plots his revenge, ...
Style: exciting, suspense, intense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: prison, sword fight, adventure, prison escape, betrayal, revenge, treason, vengeance, treasure, french, confined, lone hero ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian era
Place: france, marseille, ireland, europe, paris france
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