Sea turtle movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sea turtle movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out touching, humorous, feel good, entertaining, visually appealing and sentimental films and TV shows about / with sea turtle, underwater scene, ocean, friendship, turtle, dialogue, mentor, beach, destiny and redemption plots mostly in Adventure, Family and Drama genres shot in USA, France, Belgium and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as sea turtle: The Red Turtle (2016), The Bermuda Depths (1978), Moana (2016), Loggerheads (2005), Dolphin Tale 2 (2014), Finding Nemo (2003), Turtle Diary (1985), The Odyssey (2016), The Last Song (2010), Papillon (1973).

List of sea turtle movies

The Red Turtle (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The dialogue-less film follows the major life stages of a castaway on a deserted tropical island populated by turtles, crabs and birds.
Style: atmospheric, meditative, anime, stylized, colourful ...
Audience: kids
Plot: nature, isolation, island, raft, sea turtle, loneliness, desert island, beach, survival, swimming, transformation, castaway ...
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A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sea turtle who was hatched in 1959 spends the next 50 years traveling the world while it is being changed by global warming. Born on a Baja, California beach in 1959, new hatchling Sammy must do what his fellow newborn sea turtles are doing: race ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, 3d animation ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: sea turtle, global warming, survival, friendship, diving, water, obsessive quest, hippie, friends, animal life, animal protagonist, sea adventure ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, 60s, 90s ...
Place: california, antarctica, usa
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The Bermuda Depths (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Scientists investigating the briny deep are threatened by a giant turtle and the spirit of a young brunette swimmer in the Bermuda Triangle.
Style: psychotronic, natural horror, mystical
Plot: kaiju, monster, ocean, alien, octopus, ship, sea turtle, killer animal, sea, nightmare, sea monster, turtle ...
Time: prehistoric times, 70s
Place: atlantic ocean
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A Turtle's Tale 2: Sammy's Escape from Paradise (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Belgium, USA, France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sammy and Ray, leatherback turtles and friends forever, are enjoying an atoll's water and sand, shepherding new hatchlings Ricky and Ella out to sea. Suddenly, a poacher swoops in and ships them off to be part of a spectacular aquarium show for ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: escape, anthropomorphism, sea turtle, young heroes, friends, friendship, youth, escapades, octopus, heroes, confined, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
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Moana (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain's daughter's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the demigod to set things right.
Style: colourful, exciting, touching, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers ...
Plot: disney, ocean, magic, disney princess, girl, island, happy ending, mythology, destiny, good versus evil, beautiful scenery, friendship ...
Place: polynesia, pacific ocean, oceania, new zealand, fictional island
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Loggerheads (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A troubled woman seeks out the child she gave up for adoption; a gay motel owner takes in a handsome drifter; and the wife of a preacher frets that a gay couple has moved in across the street. All of their lives will intersect as Loggerheads subtly ...
Style: serious, psychological, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, self discovery, couple relations, society, parents and children, family life, haunted by the past, gay interest, birth mother, hiv positive, sea turtle ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 20th century, year 1999, year 2000 ...
Place: north carolina, appalachia, usa
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Dolphin Tale 2 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The team of people who saved Winter's life reassemble in the wake of her surrogate mother's passing in order to find her a companion so she can remain at the Clearwater Marine Hospital.
Style: uplifting, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dolphins, veterinarian, animal life, friendship, rescue, youth, family relations, human spirit, hopes, friends, animals, human animal relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: florida, usa
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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, humorous, sentimental, sweet, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: animals, friendship, memory loss, shark, friends, courage, father son relationship, rescue, talking animals, odd couple, freedom, single father ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: oceania, new south wales, pacific ocean, australia, sydney australia
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Turtle Diary (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two separate people, a man and a woman, find something very stirring about the sea turtles in their tank at the London Zoo. They meet and form an odd, but sympathetic camaraderie as they plan to steal two of the turtles and free them into the ocean.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, talky, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: bookstore, rescue, couples, environmentalism, against the rules, ocean, fighting the system, friendship, writer's block, water, turtle, boarder ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, new jersey, london, europe, atlantic ocean
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The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Follow Ariel's adventures before she gave up her fins for true love. When Ariel wasn't singing with her sisters, she spent time with her mother, Queen Athena. Ariel is devastated when Athena is kidnapped by pirates, and after King Triton ...
Style: humorous, colourful, sweet, captivating, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, chick flick, preschoolers ...
Plot: mermaid, disney, princess, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, young heroes, love, follow your dream, friends, escapades, wish come true ...
Time: 1820s, 1830s, 19th century
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The Odyssey (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Biopic of the great French ocean-going adventurer and filmmaker
Style: factual, thought provoking, exciting, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: kids
Plot: explorer, sea, environmental, diver, flashback, ship, love, airplane accident, ecology, fish, environmental activist, ocean ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1972, 70s, year 1949 ...
Place: paris france, france, new york, antarctica
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The Last Song (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A drama centered on a rebellious girl who is sent to a Southern beach town for the summer to stay with her father. Through their mutual love of music, the estranged duo learn to reconnect.
Style: touching, romantic, serious, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, teenage love, teenage life, father daughter relationship, youth, love, family relations, teen romance, teenager, love and romance, parents and children, love story ...
Time: 21st century
Place: north carolina, ireland, georgia, usa, san francisco ...
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Papillon (1973)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A man befriends a fellow criminal as the two of them begin serving their sentence on a dreadful prison island, which inspires the man to plot his escape.
Style: inspirational, psychological, realistic, dramatic, talky ...
Plot: prison escape, prison, escape, life philosophy, human spirit, survival, runaway, escape attempt, brutality, criminal heroes, jail, escape plan ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 70s, 1930s
Place: latin america, atlantic ocean
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Sammy & Co (2014)
Genre: Animation
Country: France
Duration: 10 min.
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Story: A series following the story of young turtles, Ricky and Ella, and their friends, Annabel the Octopus and Pipo the Butterfly Fish. Within the many fun, exciting adventures, we learn that life underwater is quite similar to life on earth and ...
Plot: sea turtle, turtle
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The Reef (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After losing everything, a young fish, Pi, goes to live with his family on the Reef. There he meets the love of his life but finds that she already has the unwanted affections of a bully shark. He must follow his destiny to save her and rid the Reef ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, captivating, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: rescue, destiny, friendship, fall in love, cons and scams, animal life, disorder, family relations, good versus evil, treasure hunt, heroic mission, bait ...
Time: 21st century
Place: boston
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Barbie Fairytopia: Mermaidia (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In this animated follow-up to Fairytopia, Elina (played by Barbie) enlists the help of a mermaid, Nori, to save her friend Nalu, a merman prince who has been captured by the wicked Laverna.
Style: semi serious, light, fairy tale, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: barbie, mermaid, sea voyage, rivalry, sea adventure, magic, magical power, magical, fairy, kidnapping, showdown, teenager ...
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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: light, sweet, feel good, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: animals, youth, mad scientist, talking animals, dancing, sailing, redemption, writers, runaway, treasure, stereotypes, police investigation ...
Time: 19th century, 1930s, 1840s, victorian era
Place: africa, england, europe
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Code 7, Victim 5 (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A very special agent with a code that means: He Can Go All The Way
Style: exciting, mind bending, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, private detective, murder, mountain, law enforcement, aging, investigation, rivalry, criminal heroes, who done it, serial killer, american ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: africa, germany, south africa, cape town south africa
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Shark Tale (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Oscar is a small fish whose big aspirations often get him into trouble. Meanwhile, Lenny is a great white shark with a surprising secret that no sea creature would guess: He's a vegetarian. When a lie turns Oscar into an improbable hero and ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, humorous, funny, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: fish, shark, gangsters, loss of son, heroes, animal life, animals, fantasy world, anthropomorphism, ransom, disorder, misfit ...
Time: year 2004, 2000s, 21st century
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The Blue Lagoon (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two small children and a ship's cook survive a shipwreck and find safety on an idyllic tropical island. Soon, however, the cook dies and the young boy and girl are left on their own. Days become years and Emmeline (Brooke Shields) and Richard ...
Style: romantic, erotic, sexual, sexy, captivating ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night ...
Plot: island, coming of age, love and romance, stranded, sexual awakening, teenage love, desert island, fall in love, beautiful scenery, love, shipwreck, youth ...
Time: victorian era, turn of the century, 19th century, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: san francisco, pacific ocean, fictional island
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The Savage Is Loose (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A husband, wife and their son are stranded on a remote island with no way off; as the son grows older, sexual tensions emerge.
Style: sexual, sexy
Plot: mother son incest, oedipus complex, island, older woman younger man relationship, mother, survival, sexual tension, teenage boy, sea turtle, strict father, marooned, raft ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
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Turkles (2011)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: TURKLES is the tale of a group of curious kids from fictitious "Camp Loggerhead" who embark on an adventure to solve the mystery of the missing sea turtle eggs. Led by two determined 13-year-olds, the clever campers must overcome dangerous ...
Plot: teenager, summer, turtle, environment, poaching, children, ocean, conservation, beach, sea turtle
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Finding Dory (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dory is reunited with her friends Nemo and Marlin in the search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?
Style: feel good, light, humorous, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, pre-teens
Plot: disney, animals, memory loss, fish, kids and family, amnesia, ocean, shark, friendship, talking animals, children, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
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To the Wonder (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church's Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood.
Style: philosophical, emotional, melancholic, non-linear, stylized ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, love affair, love triangle, marriage, love, love story, introspection, starting over, homecoming, couple relations, infidelity, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, paris france, oklahoma, usa
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XXY (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex, an intersexed 15-year-old, is living as a girl, but she and her family begin to wonder whether she's emotionally a boy when another teenager's sexual advances bring the issue to a head. As Alex faces a final decision regarding her ...
Style: psychological, sincere, sexual, sexy, art house ...
Audience: teens
Plot: transsexual, teenage life, sexual exploration, gender bending, sexual abuse, gender, gay, lgbt, lgbtq, transsexuality, intersex, gay sex ...
Place: uruguay, latin america, argentina, south america
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Nim's Island (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates with a reclusive author of the novel she's reading.
Style: exciting, scenic, captivating, humorous, sad ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: island, little girl, young heroes, exotic island, imaginary friend, writers, family relations, single father, scientist, child, poacher, teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco, patagonia, singapore, pacific ocean, indonesia ...
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Just Go with It (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A plastic surgeon, romancing a much younger schoolteacher, enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife, in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, funny, ridiculous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens, girls' night, family outing ...
Plot: pretense, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, couples, love, pretend relationship, destiny, love story, marriage, happy ending, single mother ...
Time: year 2011, year 1988, year 1992, 2010s, 80s ...
Place: hawaii, usa, oceania, los angeles
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Hellgate (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A motorcycle gang kidnaps a young woman, Josie, from a diner and brutally kills her. Many years later, the girl's father finds a magic crystal that can bring the life back to dead objects. He uses it to re-animate his daughter. He lets her ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, ghost town, supernatural, ghost, small town, female nudity, strangulation, waitress, sex scene, characters killed one by one, murder, motorcycle gang ...
Time: 80s, 50s
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Around the World Under the Sea (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A five man submarine plants sensors around the worlds oceans to monitor for a impending earthquake.
Style: psychotronic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, scuba diving, diving, diver, destiny, forces of nature, heroic mission, escapades, battle of the sexes, heroes, space and aliens, disaster ...
Place: caribbean
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The Little Mermaid (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This colorful adventure tells the story of an impetuous mermaid princess named Ariel who falls in love with the very human Prince Eric and puts everything on the line for the chance to be with him. Memorable songs and characters -- including the ...
Style: fairy tale, light, feel good, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: disney, mermaid, princess, love, transformation, father daughter relationship, talking animals, imaginary kingdom, disney princess, witch, prince, first love ...
Time: 1830s, 80s, 19th century
Place: caribbean, denmark
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