Yacht movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant yacht movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, humorous and tense films and TV shows about / with yacht, boat, female nudity, couples, murder, crimes, danger, escapades, nudity (full frontal - brief) and husband wife relationship plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
yacht movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as yacht: Dead Calm (1989), Fool's Gold (2008), Overboard (1987), Waves of Lust (1975), The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), The Riddle of the Sands (1979), The Last of Sheila (1973), Woman of Desire (1994), Lady in Cement (1968), The Greek Tycoon (1978).

List of yacht movies

Dead Calm (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An Australian couple take a sailing trip in the Pacific to forget about a terrible accident. While on the open sea, in dead calm, they come across a ship with one survivor who is not at all what he seems.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: isolation, woman in danger, yacht, married couple, ship, psychopath, mysterious character, deadly, crimes, danger, manic, sinking boat ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, pacific ocean, california
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Fool's Gold (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Treasure hunter Ben "Finn" Finnegan has sunk his marriage to Tess and his trusty boat in his obsessive quest to find the legendary Queen's Dowry. When he finds a vital clue that may finally pinpoint the treasure's whereabouts, he ...
Style: exciting, realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, ocean or sea, yacht, boat, rivalry, beautiful scenery, obsessive quest, divorce, escapades, scuba diving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, caribbean, spain, chicago illinois ...
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Overboard (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Heiress, Joanna Stayton hires carpenter, Dean Proffitt to build a closet on her yacht -- and refuses to pay him for the project when it's done. But after Joanna accidentally falls overboard and loses her memory, Dean sees an opportunity to get ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: love and romance, family life, memory loss, parents and children, yacht, family relations, culture clash, mischievous children, betrayal, amnesia, romance, single father ...
Time: 80s
Place: oregon
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Waves of Lust (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young couple become embroiled with the personal problems of another couple on a yacht moored off Sicily during a turbulent weekend of fun, games, sex games, betrayal, spouse abuse, and murder.
Plot: wife swapping, swinger, yacht, sadism, murder, eroticism, lesbian, art, erotica, blonde, weekend, boat ...
Place: sicily, mediterranean sea
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The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Tom Ripley is a calculating young man who believes it's better to be a fake somebody than a real nobody. Opportunity knocks in the form of a wealthy U.S. shipbuilder who hires Tom to travel to Italy to bring back his playboy son, Dickie. Ripley ...
Style: enigmatic, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending, serious ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, murder, rejection, jealousy, yacht, friendship, manipulation, manipulations, sexual tension, secret identity, envy ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: italy, venice, europe, atlantic ocean, rome italy ...
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The Riddle of the Sands (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the early years of the 20th Century, two British yachtsmen (Michael York and Simon MacCorkindale) stumble upon a German plot to invade the east coast of England in a flotilla of specially designed barges. They set out to thwart this terrible ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: military, yacht, conquering, espionage, danger, state affairs, undercover, heroes, ship, war, spy, world war one ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: germany, england
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The Last of Sheila (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A year after Sheila is killed in a hit-and-run, her multimillionaire husband invites a group of friends to spend a week on his yacht playing a scavenger hunt-style mystery game. The game turns out to be all too real and all too deadly.
Style: clever, suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, mind game, whodunit, yacht, vengeance, deadly, danger, disorder, manipulation, investigation, puzzle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mediterranean sea, california
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Woman of Desire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A yacht captain, Jack Lynch, is accused of murdering his boss and raping the victim's wife, Christina Ford. Nothing is how it first appears. Jack seeks the help of veteran attorney Walter J. Hill to help prove his innocence.
Style: serious, suspenseful, erotic, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, courtroom drama, twins, who done it, dishonesty, investigation, legal investigation, frame up, false accusation, danger ...
Time: 90s
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Lady in Cement (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While diving for sunken treasure, street-smart gumshoe Tony Rome finds the body of a gorgeous blonde, her feet stuck in a block of cement. Soon after, tough guy Waldo Gronski hires him to find a missing woman named Sandra Lomax, and Rome wonders if ...
Style: cynical, realistic, serious, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, yacht, frame up, police detective, private detective, violence, poker, ocean, neo noir, police investigation, femme fatale, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 60s
Place: miami, rome italy, europe, usa, florida
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The Greek Tycoon (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A lusty Greek shipping magnate courts the widow of an assassinated U.S. president.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: romance, yacht, assassination, mogul, widow, greek, cruise, infidelity, state affairs, dealing with death, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, england, london, usa, new york ...
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The Cat's Meow (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Semi-true story of the Hollywood murder that occurred at a star-studded gathering aboard William Randolph Hearst's yacht in 1924.
Style: stylized, cynical, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, murder, infidelity, crimes of passion, party, gossip, mistress, artists and showbiz, actor's life, couples, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san diego california, los angeles
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Murder Mystery (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After attending a gathering on a billionaire's yacht during a European vacation, a New York cop and his wife become prime suspects when he's murdered.
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, satirical, romantic
Plot: murder, crimes, inheritance, troubled marriage, wanted, chase, money, yacht, amateur detective, book, whodunit, adventure ...
Place: monaco, mediterranean sea, monte carlo, new york
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The Mercy (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Yachtsman Donald Crowhurst's disastrous attempt to win the 1968 Golden Globe Race ends up with him creating an outrageous account of traveling the world alone by sea.
Style: scenic, captivating, factual, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: lost at sea, inventor, yacht, husband wife relationship, sea, adventure, escapades, human spirit, sea voyage, ambition, against the odds, press agent ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1968
Place: england, argentina
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Survival Island (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A millionaire and his wife are shipwrecked after a yachting accident with their former servant, Manuel.
Style: realistic, sexy, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: unfaithful wife, cheating wife, shipwreck, extramarital affair, love triangle, infidelity, survival, couple relations, isolation, husband wife relationship, adultery, romantic rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean
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Aphrodite (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, UK, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Harry is a young millionaire on holiday; he takes his yacht to a Greek island, and stays in the mansion of his friend...
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: wife swapping, yacht, aristocracy, eroticism, arms dealer, exotic island, world war one, masturbation, female masturbation, british officer, jug, woman in bathtub ...
Place: greece, mediterranean sea
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An Easy Girl (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Naïma has just turned 16. This summer, she will have to decide what she wants from life if she doesn’t want to miss out. Then her cousin Sofia arrives, with an amazing body and a dangerously seductive lifestyle. Naïma desires only to follow her ...
Style: erotic, realistic, scenic, controversial, melancholic ...
Plot: 16 year old, summer vacation, sea, coming of age, female nudity, older man younger woman sex, seductress, oral sex, teenage girl, seaside, sex scene, skinny dipping ...
Place: french riviera, south of france
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Temptation Island (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: Four beauty pageant contestants, who are vying for the coveted title of "Miss Manila Sunshine", set sail on a yacht. They ended up stranded on a deserted island after their vessel got caught up on fire. Together with an attractive young ...
Style: topical humor, suspense, exciting, humorous, disturbing ...
Plot: shipwreck, birthday party, model, castaway, hallucination, rescue, flirting, birthday, jealousy, dancing, virgin, television ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines
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The Band (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Evan Evans, the director of a ballet troupe, is rehearsing his next show in Monaco, in preparation for a worldwide tour. When one member of his troupe leaves to get married, Evans imposes a regime of strict discipline on his remaining dancers. The ...
Style: humorous, not serious, stylized, exciting, feel good ...
Plot: workplace situations, farce, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, quibbling, babies and infants, disorder, family relations, power relations, boss and employee, misunderstanding, ballet ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, europe, france
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The Troops & Troop-ettes (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cruchot's police office moves into a new building. They do not only get high tech equipment, but also four young female police officers to educate. All of them scramble to work with them -- and cause pure chaos while being distracted by the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, tense
Audience: family outing
Plot: gendarme, law enforcement, comedy of errors, provence, workplace situations, nothing goes right, goofy hero, battle of the sexes, farce, crimes, police detective, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, saint tropez, french riviera, europe, riviera ...
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The Troops of St. Tropez (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The ambitious police officer Cruchot (Louis de Funès) is transferred to St. Tropez. He's struggling with crimes such as persistent nude swimming, but even more with his teenage daughter, who's trying to impress her rich friends by telling ...
Style: humorous, realistic, funny, light, satirical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: comedy of errors, nun, gendarme, goofy hero, incompetent police, overbearing, crime, crimes, fighting crime, officers and cadets, disorder, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: france, french riviera, cote d'azur, riviera, saint tropez ...
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Desperate Voyage (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Plummer plays a modern-day pirate who hijacks private yachts, steals the valuables on board, and sends the passengers to the bottom of the ocean. His captives on this voyage are Cliff Potts, Christine Belford, Lara Parker and Nicholas Pryor, none of ...
Plot: caribbean sea, pirate, ocean, yacht, rape, devastation, murder, boat, trapped, cruise, water, terror
Place: caribbean
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Creatures from the Abyss (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Five teenagers embark on a boating trip off the coast of Florida. The teens get hopelessly lost at sea after they get caught in a fierce storm. Fortunately, the quintet stumble across an abandoned yacht in the middle of the ocean with a mysterious ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rape, yacht, piranha, mutant, monster, monster rape, explosion, eyeball, phallus, dead body in water, vomiting, abandoned ship ...
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Ensalada Baudelaire (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A husband and wife are taken hostage on their boat.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: couples, yacht, vacation, voyeurism, humiliation, sadism, terror, sexually dissatisfied wife, deep cleavage, female nudity, cuckold, violent ...
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Attack of the Mushroom People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Five vacationers and two crewmen become stranded on a tropical island near the equator. The island has little edible food for them to use as they try to live in a fungus covered hulk while repairing Kessei's yacht. Eventually they struggle over ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, surreal, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, radiation, starvation, survival, experiment gone awry, mutant, rescue, deadly creature, danger, isolation, shipwreck, psychiatric ward ...
Place: tokyo
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They're Playing with Fire (1984)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A married college professor decides to seduce her student, whom she hired as a handyman for her yacht. The hesitant student succumbs to his buxom professor, but their romance is interrupted by her corrupt husband and a masked murderer.
Style: sexual, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: older woman younger man, murder, college, gore, yacht, adultery, extramarital affair, shower, handyman, seductress, infidelity, college professor ...
Time: 80s
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Rosebud (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a bold coup a Palestinian terrorist group captures the yacht Rosebud and kidnaps the millionaires five daughters on it. At first they demand film clips to be shown on major European TV stations. Undercover agent Martin is hired to hunt the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, terrorism, kidnapping, terrorist, yacht, confined, chases and races, heroes, daring rescue, race against time, hostages, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: middle east
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The Bishop's Bedroom (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Crime
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mario, a rich and eccentric war hero befriends Marco, a loner with a sailboat, and takes him home to meet his estranged wife Cleofe and sexually repressed sister in law Matilde. Mario confesses his love for Matilde and so ensues a love triangle.
Style: sex comedy, gothic, italian comedy
Plot: yacht, boat, storm, nipples visible through clothing, erotica, voyeurism, sex, female nudity, sunbathing, italian gothic, cleavage, swimwear ...
Place: italy, europe
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The Parent Trap II (1986)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two best friends plot to get their single parents together to stop one of them from moving to New York.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: summer school, single parent, family relations, youth, marriage, yacht, jealousy, horse riding, moving, twins, reunion, manipulations ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, california
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Open Water 2: Adrift (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A weekend cruise on a luxurious party yacht goes horribly wrong for a group of old high-school friends. They forget to let the ladder down before they jump into the ocean for a swim. The boat proves impossible to climb. They are stuck in the water ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: survival, danger, isolation, drowning, cruise, yacht, baby, shark, human nature, forces of nature, couple relations, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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Hydra (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Most Dangerous Game formula gets a monstrous twist as the mythical Hydra turns the tables on a group of wealthy human-hunters. Kidnapped along with three ex-convicts, former Marine Tim Nolan is transported to a deserted island where the super ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, scary
Plot: island, adventure, monster, mythical creature, survival, criminal heroes, escapades, chases and races, danger, deadly creature, heroes, convict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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