Action movies about the beach

List of the best action movies about the beach, selected by visitors to our site: Galveston, Adrift, Future World, A-X-L, Relentless, Baywatch, CHiPS, Despicable Me 3, The Angry Birds Movie, Toro
In the top there are new films of 2018, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Galveston (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.2)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CharactersKillers, Hired assassins, Lawyers
PlotChase, Dancing, Revenge, Cancer
PlacePrison, Sea, Beach
StyleDepressive, Disturbing

After a violent encounter, Roy finds Rocky and sees something in her eyes that prompts a fateful decision. He takes her with him as he flees to Galveston, an action as ill-advised as it is inescapable.

Adrift (2018)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.6)
Genreaction, thriller, melodrama, drama, adventure, biography
CountryHong Kong, Iceland, USA
PlotTornadoes, Survival, Death, Dancing, Love, On real events
PlaceSea, Yachts, Beach
StyleAtmospheric, Soulful, Disturbing, Makes me think, To cry

A true story of survival, as a young couple's chance encounter leads them first to love, and then on the adventure of a lifetime as they face one of the most catastrophic hurricanes in recorded history.

Future World (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 3.2)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CharactersFamily, Horses, Strong women
PlotTravel, Death, Martial Arts, Survival, Motorcycles, Cheating
PlaceBeach, Deserts
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleFascinating, Exciting, Action, Tense, Unexpected ending

A young boy searches a future world wasteland for a rumored cure for his dying mother.

A-X-L (2018)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure, family
CharactersFriends, Dogs
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Technology, Motorcycles, Racing, Cars
PlaceParty, Beach, Helicopters
StyleExciting, Soulful, Fascinating, Disturbing

The life of a teenage boy is forever altered by a chance encounter with cutting edge military technology.

Relentless (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
Genreaction, drama, crime
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersFriends, Gangsters, Fish
PlotFight, Chase, Betrayal, Weapon
PlacePrison, Korea, Ships, Beach

An American mother searches for her daughter who was kidnapped by human traffickers in Central America.

Baywatch (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.5)
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, China, USA
CharactersLifeguards, Friends, Bodybuilders, Hackers, Bodyguards
PlotInvestigation, Death, Dancing, Motorcycles, Basketball, Racing, Chase
PlaceBeach, Party, Sea, Yachts
StyleFor a group of friends, Light, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchannon butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay.

CHiPS (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6)
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CharactersGangsters, Cats, Criminals, FBI
PlotRacing, Investigation, Death, Motorcycles, Money, Undercover, Robbery, Chase
PlaceUSA, Beach
StyleUnexpected ending

The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers as they make their rounds on the freeways of Los Angeles.

Despicable Me 3 (2017)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersTwins, Spy
PlotAdventure, Prison Break, Jealousy, Art
PlacePrison, Submarines, Beach
StyleFor children, Light, Cute, Disney

Gru and his wife Lucy must stop former '80s child star Balthazar Bratt from achieving world domination.

The Angry Birds Movie (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryFinland, USA
CharactersFriends, Warriors, Kings, Birds, Eagle
PlotAdventure, Travel, Rivalry
PlaceForest, Islands, Beach, Mountains
StyleUnexpected ending

An island populated entirely by happy, flightless birds or almost entirely. In this paradise, Red, a bird with a temper problem, speedy Chuck, and the volatile Bomb have always been outsiders. But when the island is visited by mysterious green piggies, it’s up to these unlikely outcasts to figure out what the pigs are up to.

Toro (2016)
Mark9 (imdb: 5.9)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CharactersMafia, Nephews
PlaceSpain, Prison, Beach

Toro (Spanish for "Bull") is a young con man and the right hand of Romano, a powerful mob boss in Torremolinos, Málaga (Andalusia, south to Spain). After Toro decides to leave Romano to get a life free of crime, his last sting fails, resulting one of his brothers dead and he sent to jail. Five years later, Romano realizes that López, Toro's older brother, is robbing him money from his tourism business and he orders to kidnap Diana, López's little daughter, until this one get back the money. Without options, López visits Toro, now a touristic driver with the third grade prison close to get the parole, who only wants to be free to marry his girlfriend Estrella. When Toro accepts to help López and both meet Romano looking for a solution, Toro ends attacking Romano's men and fleeing with Diana, trying to escape from Romano's revenge. But Romano starts a ruthless searching for they three, meanwhile Toro counts the hours to back the prison according to the third grade...

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Sniper: Ghost Shooter (2016)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, thriller, drama, military
CharactersSoldier, Military, Snipers, Terrorists, Special Forces
PlotBetrayal, Confrontation, Weapon, Skirmishes, Chase
PlaceBeach, Helicopters
StyleAction, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating

Elite snipers Brandon Beckett and Richard Miller are tasked with protecting a gas pipeline from terrorists looking to make a statement. When battles with the enemy lead to snipers being killed by a ghost shooter who knows their exact location, tensions boil as a security breach is suspected. Is there someone working with the enemy on the inside? Is the mission a front for other activity? Is the Colonel pulling the strings?

Risen (2016)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, drama, adventure, detective
CharactersSoldier, Horses, Archers
PlotWar, Investigation, Revolution, Earthquake, Chase
PlaceDeserts, Beach, Ships, Roman Empire
StyleUnexpected ending

Follows the epic Biblical story of the Resurrection, as told through the eyes of a non-believer. Clavius, a powerful Roman Military Tribune, and his aide Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in Jerusalem.

Temper (2015)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genreaction, drama
CharactersOld man
PlotMotorcycles, Chase

Daya, a corrupt police officer, finds his life changing when he takes on a case of gang rape.

Awaken (2015)
Mark10 (imdb: 3.4)
Genrehorror, action, thriller, detective
PlotMissing people, Survival, Lost memory, Abduction
PlaceIslands, Jungle, Beach

A random group of people wake up on an Island where they are being hunted down in a sinister plot to harvest their organs.

3-Headed Shark Attack (2015)
Mark5 (imdb: 2.6)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CharactersSharks, Heroes, Monsters
PlotAdventure, Survival
StyleTense, Fascinating

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.

Into the Grizzly Maze (2015)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, action, thriller
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersBears, Horses, Sheriffs, Hunters
PlotSurvival, Weapon
PlaceAlaska, Beach, USA
StyleDisturbing, Action, Tense

Two estranged brothers reunite at their childhood home in the Alaskan wild. They set out on a two-day hike and are stalked by an unrelenting grizzly bear.

Automata (2014)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryBulgaria, USA, Spain, Canada
CharactersRobots, Hired assassins, Snipers
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Investigation, Dancing
PlaceDeserts, Beach
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleDisturbing, Depressive, Philosophical, Cyberpunk

Jacq Vaucan, an insurance agent of ROC robotics corporation, routinely investigates the case of manipulating a robot. What he discovers will have profound consequences for the future of humanity.

Airplane vs Volcano (2014)
Markimdb: 2.5
Genrefantastic, action
CharactersHeroes, Military, Pilots
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Volcanoes, On real events
PlaceAircraft, Beach
StyleExciting, Action, For men, Disturbing

When a commercial airliner is trapped within a ring of erupting volcanoes, the passengers and crew must find a way to survive - without landing.

Reclaim (2014)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.2)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, adventure, crime
CountryUSA, China, Malaysia
PlotInvestigation, Diving, Blackmail, Pursuit, Adoption
StyleAction, Disturbing

After their newly adopted daughter goes missing in a small town, Steven and Shannon will stop at nothing to uncover the truth behind her disappearance and the dangerous secret behind the adoption agency they trusted. Risking their own lives, they will discover just what being a parent means and how far they will go to get their child back.

Graceland (2013)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genreaction, drama, crime
CharactersSpecial agents, Girlfriends, FBI
PlotUndercover, Pads
PlaceBeach, Los Angeles
StyleAction, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men

Somewhere in Southern California, in a drug raid run by the US government, a beachfront property was seized and turned into a residence for undercover cops. They are all top agents of the DEA, FBI, and Customs and they are living in this house unofficially known as "Graceland". "Graceland" is a place full of secrets, and bad, good, and blurred moments too. The only idyllic thing is its outside look, but the lives of its residents are nothing like it. The lies which are in the base of their undercover work, are formed a web of lies that pervades everything. Coming of a new graduating at the top of his class, FBI rookie, Mike Warren, could make the life of a legendary FBI agent Paul Briggs and the others, more complicated or it could reveal the truth. It is based upon actual events.

Steven Universe (2013)
Mark5.2 (imdb: 8.2)
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, family, cartoon
CharactersGood people, Family, Heroes, Aliens, Childrens
PlotGems, Adventure, Supernatural, Superpowers
PlaceIslands, Beach
StyleTouching, Fascinating, Fancy

A young boy takes his mother's place in a group of gemstone-based beings, and must learn to control his powers.

Jersey Shore Shark Attack (2012)
Mark7 (imdb: 2.9)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, comedy
CharactersSharks, Heroes
StyleExciting, Disturbing, For men

Many years ago, hundreds of locals and tourists were massacred by giant man-eating sharks in the infamous 1916 Jersey Shore attacks. But that's just a legend... or is it? It's a holiday weekend on the Jersey Shore and, unbeknownst to anyone, underwater drills have attracted dozens of albino bull sharks to the pier. When a man goes missing, TC (The Complication), Nookie and friends fear the worst and plead with the police chief to close down the beach. It isn't until a famous singer is eaten alive during a performance on the pier that the shark hunt begins. Now, the Preppies must work together with the Guidos in order to save the Jersey Shore and its inhabitants from another vicious slaughter.

Rommel (2012)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genreaction, drama, military, biography, history
CountryGermany, France, Austria
CharactersSoldier, Military, Heroes
PlotWar, Rivalry, Intrigue, On real events
PlaceFrance, Court, Beach
TimeWorld War II
StyleFascinating, Disturbing

The story of the final seven months in the life of German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel.

2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)
Mark7 (imdb: 2.5)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action
CharactersSharks, Teens, Friends, Monsters, Mutant
PlotLove, Survival, Supernatural
PlaceUninhabited island, Sea, Islands, Ships, Beach

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.

Super Shark (2011)
Markimdb: 2.5
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, comedy
CharactersSharks, Military, DJs, Giants
PlaceBeach, Los Angeles

An offshore drilling accident triggers the release of a giant prehistoric shark. When marine biologist Kat Carmichael arrives, she runs up against corporate front man Roger Wade, who plots with Stewart to disrupt her investigation. With the help of Skipper Chuck and disc jockey Dynamite Stevens, Kat tries to find a way to defeat the monster which has evolved to a state where it can walk on dry land and's the SUPER SHARK!

Golmaal 3 (2010)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genreaction, comedy
CharactersFriends, Dogs, Thieves, Old man
PlaceIndia, Beach

Golmaal 3 highlights the story of hatred between two bunch of siblings within a family. One of nature's masterpieces, this is a family that eats together, prays together, lives together and a family 'that can't stand each other'. This quirky unique family will certainly deliver you with some rib tickling moments, ageless romance and some heartwarming scenes. A beautiful journey full of madness, love and excitement. A film with the perfect blend of just every emotion that will set in your heart with thrice the fun, thrice the magic, and thrice the laughter.

Tidal Wave (2009)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.6)
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountrySouth Korea
PlotDisasters, Tsunami, Adventure
PlaceKorea, Beach, Asia, Helicopters
StyleExciting, Disturbing

Man-sik and Yeon-hee, are unsure as to whether they can overcome past wounds and continue being a couple. Dr. Kim, who cautions against a possible mega-tsunami at Haeundae, collapses in agony springing from an unexpected turn-up of his daughter and divorced wife. Hyoung-sik, after rescuing a woman from Seoul, rides out a ferocious storm to gladden her heart. A tsunami which destroys Haeundae symbolizes the establishment of a typical axis called provocation of conflicts, and later the inner spaces of the couples without anything left behind after all conflicts have ended

Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter (2009)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrehorror, action, adventure, cartoon, short
CharactersMonsters, Pirates, Heroes, Sharks
PlotDeath, Survival, Supernatural, Adventure, Rivalry
PlaceSea, Ships, Beach
StyleExciting, Depressive, Disturbing, For men, Fancy

A mariner survives an attack from the dreaded pirates of the Black Freighter, but his struggle to return home to warn it has a horrific cost.

Tsunami (2005)
Mark9 (imdb: 3.5)
Genreaction, drama, adventure
PlotTsunami, Survival, Adventure, Motorcycles, Blackmail
PlaceBeach, Islands, Germany
StyleExciting, For men, Disturbing

A series of explosions carried out by an oil drilling platform in the North Sea causes little earthquakes and alarm the population of coastal areas closest to the epicenter.

Sahara (2005)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, adventure, military
CountryUnited Kingdom, Spain, Germany, USA
CharactersHeroes, Friends
PlotTreasures, Adventure
PlaceDeserts, Beach, Ships

Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure hunt.

Initial D (2005)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.4)
Genreaction, comedy, melodrama, drama
CountryChina, Hong Kong
PlotAdventure, Rivalry
PlaceChina, Japan, Beach
StyleExciting, For men, Disturbing

After winning his first competition, Takumi focuses his attention on drift racing, a sport he has unknowingly perfected while delivering tofu in his father's Toyota AE86.

Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding (2003)
Markimdb: 4.1
Genreaction, drama, adventure
PlotRevenge, Adventure, Rivalry, Wedding
StyleExciting, For men

Mitch Buchannon (David Hasselhoff) was believed to have died in a boating accident at the end of the 10th season of Baywatch. However, it turns out he only had amnesia and has been recovering in a Los Angeles hospital. His new fiancée, Allison Ford (Alexandra Paul), resembles his old lover, Lt. Stephanie Holden (also played by Alexandra Paul), who died during the seventh season of Baywatch. However, she is cooperating with an old nemesis of Mitch's, the still undead Mason Sato (Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa) from the second season, to get revenge on Mitch.

When Strangers Appear (2001)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, thriller, detective
CountryAustralia, New Zealand, USA
CharactersSheriffs, Surfers

A man enters a roadside diner run by a young woman and claims he is being chased by murderers.