Movies about fish

List of the best movies about fish selected by visitors to our site: Finding Nemo, Shark Tale, Under the Sea 3D, Oceans, Aquaman, Arctic, In the Aisles, Tigers Are Not Afraid, Finding Dory, 9 Kisses.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Finding Nemo (2003)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersSharks, Fish, Family, Friends, Partners
PlotAdventure, Freedom, Travel
StyleFor children, Cute, Touching, To cry

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 vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish, hungry seagulls, and more along the way.

Shark Tale (2004)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 6)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersSharks, Fish, Heroes, Family, Losers, Animals, Gangsters
PlotAdventure, Love triangle, Hip Hop
PlaceUnderwater world
StyleFor children, Exciting

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 Lenny becomes an outcast, the two form an unlikely friendship.

Under the Sea 3D (2009)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.5)
Genredocumentary, short
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersSharks, Fish, Turtles, Hunters, Whale
PlaceUnderwater world, Australia, Islands, Sea, Jungle, Nature

Imagine a world of incredible color and beauty. Of crabs wearing jellyfish for hats. Of fish disguised as frogs, stones and shag carpets. Of a kaleidoscope of life dancing and weaving, floating and darting in an underwater wonderland. Now, go explore it! Howard Hall and his filmmaking team, who brought you Deep Sea and Into the Deep, take you into tropical waters alive with adventure: the Great Barrier Reef and other South Pacific realms. Narrated by Jim Carrey and featuring astonishing camerawork, this amazing film brings you face to fin with Nature's marvels, from the terrible grandeur (and terrible teeth) of a Great White to the comic antics of a lovestruck cuttlefish. Excitement and fun run deep Under the Sea!

Oceans (2009)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 7.8)
Genredrama, family, documentary
CountryFrance, Luxembourg, Spain, USA, United Arab Emirates
PlaceSea, Underwater world

An ecological drama/documentary, filmed throughout the globe. Part thriller, part meditation on the vanishing wonders of the sub-aquatic world.

Aquaman (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, Australia
CharactersSuperhero, Kings, Fish, Warriors, Sharks, Mermaids
PlotWar, Martial Arts, Power, Tsunami
PlaceUnderwater world, Islands
StyleDC, Exciting, Spectacular

Once home to the most advanced civilization on Earth, Atlantis is now an underwater kingdom ruled by the power-hungry King Orm. With a vast army at his disposal, Orm plans to conquer the remaining oceanic people and then the surface world. Standing in his way is Arthur Curry, Orm's half-human, half-Atlantean brother and true heir to the throne.

Arctic (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genredrama, adventure
CharactersPilots, Fish
PlotSurvival, Snow, Cold
PlaceAntarctica, Arctic, Helicopters
StyleFor men, Touching, Tense, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

A man stranded in the Arctic is finally about to receive his long awaited rescue. However, after a tragic accident, his opportunity is lost and he must then decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his camp or embark on a deadly trek through the unknown for potential salvation.

In the Aisles (2018)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.9)
PlotTreason, Love, Funeral
TimeNew Year

After losing his brick laying job, Christian begins to work at a supermarket.

Tigers Are Not Afraid (2017)
Markimdb: 7
Genrefantasy, drama
CharactersMafia, Teens, Teachers, Orphans, Gangsters, Mothers, Pupils, Tigers, Fish
PlotRevenge, Survival, Weapon, Supernatural

A dark fairy tale about a gang of five children trying to survive the horrific violence of the cartels and the ghosts created every day by the drug war.

Finding Dory (2016)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersParents, Fish, Heroes, Friends, Family
PlotAdventure, Travel, Lost memory, Pursuit
StyleLight, Touching, Disney

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?

9 Kisses (2014)
Markimdb: 6.4
CharactersFish, Friends

2014's best actors pair up in a series of intimate encounters.

Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantasy, drama
CharactersFish, Losers, Poor
StyleAtmospheric, Touching, Depressive, Fascinating, Fancy, Gloomy

Hushpuppy, an intrepid six-year-old girl, lives with her father, Wink in 'the Bathtub', a southern Delta community at the edge of the world. Wink’s tough love prepares her for the unraveling of the universe—for a time when he’s no longer there to protect her. When Wink contracts a mysterious illness, nature flies out of whack—temperatures rise, and the ice caps melt, unleashing an army of prehistoric creatures called aurochs. With the waters rising, the aurochs coming, and Wink’s health fading, Hushpuppy goes in search of her lost mother.

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (2011)
Mark3.6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersBusinessmen, Fish, Scientists
StyleSoulful, To cry, Inspirational

A fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible.

Cold Fish (2010)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, crime
CharactersFish, Serial killers, Thieves
PlotOn real events
PlaceJapan, Asia
StyleHeavy, Fancy

Shamoto runs a small tropical fish shop. When his daughter Mitsuko is caught shoplifting at a grocery store a man named Murata steps in to settle things between the girl and the store manager. Murata also runs a tropical fish shop and he and Shamoto soon become friendly. However Murata hides many dark secrets behind his friendly face.

OceanWorld 3D (2009)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.3)
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersSharks, Whale, Turtles, Fish

A 3-D documentary chronicling a sea turtle's journey across the oceans.

He Was a Quiet Man (2007)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, comedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersDisabled people, Fish, Heroes
PlaceOffice, Los Angeles
TimeNew Year
StyleSoulful, Fancy, Gloomy

A troubled loner, Bob Maconel, imagines blowing up the tower in Los Angeles where he works. He takes a revolver to his office intent on killing colleagues, and then himself. At home, he holds conversations with his fish, who encourage him to do it. His supervisor picks on him. As he's screwing his courage to the sticking place, he drops a bullet; while on the floor looking for it, another colleague does exactly what Bob has been planning. Bob emerges a hero and the one colleague he likes, a woman with a bright smile, is severely wounded. Can Bob help her through despair and find himself and joy in life? Or, as everyone says, is this impossible for a man like him?

Chicken Little (2005)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersFish, Aliens, Heroes, Friends, Family, Chickens
PlotUFO, Adventure
PlaceSpaceships, Small cities
StyleLight, Disney

When the sky really is falling and sanity has flown the coop, who will rise to save the day? Together with his hysterical band of misfit friends, Chicken Little must hatch a plan to save the planet from alien invasion and prove that the world's biggest hero is a little chicken.

Darwin's Nightmare (2005)
Markimdb: 7.5
CountryAustria, Belgium, France, Germany
CharactersFish, Poor
PlotPolitical, Survival, Slavery
StyleExciting, Soulful, Depressive, Makes me think

Africa in the sixties. The Nile perch, a ravenous predator, is introduced into Lake Victoria as a scientific experiment, causing the extinction of many native species. Its meat is exported everywhere in exchange for weapons, creating a globalized evil alliance on the lake shores. An infernal nightmare in the real world that wipes out Darwin's Theory of Evolution.

The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersFish, Heroes, Friends, Family
PlotAdventure, False accusations

There's trouble brewing in Bikini Bottom. Someone has stolen King Neptune's crown, and it looks like Mr. Krab, SpongeBob's boss, is the culprit. Though he's just been passed over for the promotion of his dreams, SpongeBob stands by his boss, and along with his best pal Patrick, sets out on a treacherous mission to Shell City to reclaim the crown and save Mr. Krab's life.

Ponyo (2008)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.7)
Genreadventure, family, cartoon
CharactersFish, Mermaids, Heroes, Friends, Family
PlotFulfillment of desires, Magic, Adventure
PlaceJapan, Village
StyleCute, Atmospheric, Touching, To cry, Gloomy

The son of a sailor, 5-year old Sosuke lives a quiet life on an oceanside cliff with his mother Lisa. One fateful day, he finds a beautiful goldfish trapped in a bottle on the beach and upon rescuing her, names her Ponyo. But she is no ordinary goldfish. The daughter of a masterful wizard and a sea goddess, Ponyo uses her father's magic to transform herself into a young girl and quickly falls in love with Sosuke, but the use of such powerful sorcery causes a dangerous imbalance in the world. As the moon steadily draws nearer to the earth and Ponyo's father sends the ocean's mighty waves to find his daughter, the two children embark on an adventure of a lifetime to save the world and fulfill Ponyo's dreams of becoming human.

Deep Blue (2003)
Markimdb: 7.4
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany
CharactersSharks, Fish, Whale, Heroes, Animals
PlotSurvival, Diving
PlaceSea, Nature
StyleTouching, Atmospheric, Light

Deep Blue is a major documentary feature film shot by the BBC Natural History Unit. An epic cinematic rollercoaster ride for all ages, Deep Blue uses amazing footage to tell us the story of our oceans and the life they support.