Shark movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant shark movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, tense, scary and exciting films and TV shows about / with shark, creature feature, danger, shark attack, survival, boat, underwater scene, blood, killer shark and ocean plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, South Africa and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as shark: The Shallows (2016), The Meg (2018), Deep Blue Sea (1999), Jaws (1975), Shark Night 3D (2011), The Reef (2010), 47 Meters Down (2017), 47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019), Open Water (2003), Jaws 2 (1978).

List of shark movies

 6.3
 130K
The Shallows (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An injured surfer stranded on a buoy needs to get back to shore, but the great white shark stalking her might have other ideas.
Style: suspense, psychotronic, tense, exciting, absurd ...
Plot: shark, survival, trapped, strong female character, animal attack, killer shark, ocean, sea, surfing, stranded, island, fear ...
Place: mexico, tijuana mexico, australia, texas
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 5.6
 167K
The Meg (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A deep sea submersible pilot revisits his past fears in the Mariana Trench, and accidentally unleashes the seventy foot ancestor of the Great White Shark believed to be extinct.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, ocean, giant animal, giant creature, survival, sea monster, predator, killer shark, ancient, giant, swimming, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, prehistory, 2010s
Place: usa, shanghai, pacific ocean, asia, california ...
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 5.9
 132K
Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically engineers three Mako sharks, intending to increase their brain capacity so ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, killer shark, survival, shark attack, laboratory, genetic engineering, research, experiment gone awry, scientist, race against time, giant animal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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 8.1
 582K
Jaws (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An insatiable great white shark terrorizes the townspeople of Amity Island, The police chief, an oceanographer and a grizzled shark hunter seek to destroy the bloodthirsty beast.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, monster, shark attack, fear, animal attack, ocean, survival, chief of police, beach, small town, great white shark ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, massachusetts, long island, new york, new england ...
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 4.0
 26K
Shark Night 3D (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A weekend at a lake house in the Louisiana Gulf turns into a nightmare for seven vacationers as they are subjected to fresh-water shark attacks.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark, shark attack, survival, youth, dangerous animal, friends, eaten alive, creature feature, murder, killer shark, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
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 5.8
 19K
The Reef (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A great white shark hunts the crew of a capsized sailboat along the Great Barrier Reef.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic, scary
Plot: shark, survival, boat accident, killer shark, ocean, boat, dangerous animal, tourist, panic, great white shark, shark attack, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 5.6
 54K
47 Meters Down (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two sisters on Mexican vacation are trapped in a shark observation cage at the bottom of the ocean, with oxygen running low and great whites circling nearby, they have less than an hour of air left to figure out how to get to the surface.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, ocean, survival horror, diving, diver, great white shark, killer shark, panic, sibling relationship, sister sister relationship, man versus nature ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico
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47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five backpackers, diving in a ruined underwater city, quickly learn they are not alone in the submerged caves.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bloody, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, cave, great white shark, killer shark, shark attack, diving, ruins, teenage girl, teenager, panic, fear, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico
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 5.8
 53K
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, suspenseful, tense, rough, suspense ...
Plot: stranded, shark, survival, isolation, panic, shark attack, ocean, diving, scuba diving, dangerous animal, nudity (full frontal - brief), fish ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 5.8
 77K
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark, rescue, panic, boat accident, survival, ocean, island, death, small town, swimming, sailing, scuba diving ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, new england
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 4.1
 7K
Great White (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: What should have been a tourist trip to remember, quickly turns into a living nightmare when five passengers on a seaplane become stranded, miles away from shore. What follows is a desperate bid for survival as the group try to make it to land ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, scary, suspenseful, bloody ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, great white shark, killer shark, island, rescue, manhunt, fear, rage, death, desert island, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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Deep Blue Sea 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When shark conservationist Dr. Misty Calhoun is invited to consult on a top-secret project run by pharmaceutical billionaire Carl Durant, she is shocked to learn that the company is using unpredictable and highly aggressive bull sharks as its test ...
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, scientist, flooding, female scientist, killer shark, research, survival, predator, animal attack, experiment, mutation ...
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2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Semester at Sea ship is attacked and sunk by a mutated two-headed shark, and the survivors seek refuge on a deserted atoll. The coeds, however, are no longer safe when the atoll starts flooding.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, monster, dangerous animal, deadly creature, survival, escapades, shark attack, island, graphic violence, ship, mutant, killer shark ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
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 4.1
 3K
Red Water (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the quiet waters of the Mississippi, body parts are being discovered. No one knows what is behind it all, until a huge man eating bull shark turns up. This bull shark is different, as it can breath in fresh water, making a deadly encounter ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, killer shark, hostage, dangerous animal, treasure hunt, survival, fugitives, rescue, crimes, adventure, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, mississippi
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 2.8
 2K
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: atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful, tense, mad
Plot: shark, shark attack, prehistoric creature, monster, giant animal, military, rescue, animal attack, violence, fear, attack, killer shark ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pacific ocean
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 4.1
 4K
Cage Dive (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three friends from California are filming an audition tape for an extreme reality game show. They document their journey to Australia where they will be doing their most dangerous activity.... Shark Cage Diving. A catastrophic turn of events leaves ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, bloody, intense
Plot: shark, ocean, animal attack, shark attack, found footage, friends, fish, diving, extreme sport, australian outback, cell, research ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, california, new zealand
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 4.3
 9K
Dark Tide (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, South Africa, Germany, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A traumatized shark expert (Halle Berry) must battle her own fears to lead a thrill-seeking businessman on a dive into a dangerous section of water known as "Shark Alley."
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, diver, survival, dangerous animal, scuba diving, haunted by the past, escapades, adventure, loss of partner, ocean, tourist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cape town south africa, south africa
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Deep Blue Sea 3 (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Emma Collins and her team are spending their third summer on the island of Little Happy studying the effect of climate change on the great white sharks who come to the nearby nursery every year to give birth. Along with the last two inhabitants ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, psychotronic, tense ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, predator, characters killed one by one, killer shark, science runs amok, scientist, experiment gone awry, research, female scientist, experiment, mutation ...
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Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An American scientist up to no good (as usual) by creating the half-pterodactyl, half-barracuda: Pteracuda. When the creature inevitably escapes, it's up to Sharktopus to stop him.
Style: captivating, suspense, psychotronic, exciting, tense
Plot: shark, sea monster, monster versus monster, giant monster, scientist, monster, octopus, genetic engineering, creature feature, beach, fish, marine biologist ...
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 2.9
 2K
Megalodon (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Megalodon is a 2002 American shark film. It takes place out on a deep sea oil rig.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, killer shark, escapades, isolation, forces of nature, survival, oil rig, shark attack, disaster, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: prehistory
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 3.3
 49K
Sharknado (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A freak hurricane hits Los Angeles, causing man-eating sharks to be scooped up in tornadoes and flooding the city with shark-infested seawater. Surfer and bar-owner Fin sets out with his friends Baz and Nova to rescue his estranged wife April and ...
Style: absurd, suspenseful, parody, scary, rough ...
Plot: shark, killer shark, storm, beach, chaos and mayhem, flood, creature feature, dangerous animal, demolished city, tornado, shark attack, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, beverly hills
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3-Headed Shark Attack (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The world’s greatest killing machine is three times as deadly when a mutated shark threatens a cruise ship. As the shark eats its way from one end of the ship to the next, the passengers fight the deadly predator using anything they can find.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, intense, psychotronic
Plot: shark, monster, mutation, absurdism, creature feature, eaten alive, cruise ship, beach, shark attack, adventure, heroes, survival ...
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 3.7
 43K
Jaws 3-D (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This third film in the series follows a group of marine biologists attempting to capture a young great white shark that has wandered into Florida's Sea World Park. However, later it is discovered that the shark's 35-foot mother is also a ...
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark, killer shark, giant animal, rescue, amusement park, water skiing, scuba diving, great white shark, adventure, survival, dolphins, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, orlando florida, usa
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12 Days of Terror (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 87 min.
Story: July of 1916 was a time of record heat, a polio epidemic, and a World War in Europe. But beachgoers in New Jersey are threatened by a even greater terror: a shark that has suddenly developed a taste for human flesh. Starting July 1st and lasting ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: shark, shark attack, animal attack, beach, killer shark, death, survival, brutality, creature feature, danger, deadly, blood
Time: year 1916, 1910s
Place: new jersey
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 8.2
 1.0M
Finding Nemo (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting ...
Style: feel good, sweet, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, talking animals, family, animals, shark, friends, courage, rescue, odd couple, memory loss, freedom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pacific ocean, new south wales, australia, sydney australia
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 6.2
 12K
The Deep (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A pair of young vacationers are involved in a dangerous conflict with treasure hunters when they discover a way into a deadly wreck in Bermuda waters...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean, shipwreck, adventure, shark, treasure hunt, chase, mafia, vacation, morphine, diving, scuba diving, treasure ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, haiti
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Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The California coast is terrorized by two enormous prehistoric sea creatures as they battle each other for supremacy of the sea.
Style: absurd, tense, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark, monster versus monster, submarine, battles, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, dangerous animal, ocean, forces of nature, glacier, professor, laboratory ...
Time: prehistory, 80s
Place: japan, california, usa
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 2.6
 638
Shark Season (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Dozens of great white sharks attack the sleepy coastal town of Goldcoast, CA, resulting in several deaths and forcing the town council to bring in a group of marine biologists and shark hunters to solve the problem. But when one shark in particular ...
Style: suspense, intense, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: shark, killer shark, dangerous animal, giant animal, creature feature, survival, violence, chase, death, fear, brutality, killing an animal ...
Time: 21st century
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Sharkansas Women's Prison Massacre (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a fracking mishap accidentally rips apart the earth’s crust, the resulting hole opens up a gaping underground water way to a vast and mysterious ocean somewhere deep below. Instantly, giant prehistoric sharks begin wending their way upward ...
Style: bloody, tense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: shark, escape, monster, women's prison, death, rage, partners, fear, investigation, police detective, brutality, rescue ...
Place: arkansas
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 3.7
 3K
Swamp Shark (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Open on gorgeous swamplands of the Atchafalaya Basin in the summer. Lots of beautiful teens are at the beach the weekend before Gator Fest. That night an animal smuggling deal goes wrong and a large sea creature escapes into a swampy backwoods ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychotronic
Plot: shark, swamp, sheriff, dangerous animal, deadly creature, small town, shark attack, eaten alive, stranded, waitress, jealousy, coward ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
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