Movies about piranhas

Movies about piranhas
List of the best films about piranhas according to visitors: Piranha 3D, Snakehead Swamp, Blood Lake, Piranha II: The Spawning, Beneath, Despicable Me, Piranhaconda, Mega Piranha, Killer Fish, Now You See Me.

In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryUSA, Japan
CharactersHeroes, Fish
PlotSurvival, Passion, Death, Killer animals
StyleTwisted plot, Tense, For men

Each year the population of sleepy Lake Victoria, Arizona explodes from 5,000 to 50,000 residents for the annual Spring Break celebration. But then, an earthquake opens an underwater chasm, releasing an enormous swarm of ancient Piranha that have been dormant for thousands of years, now with a taste for human flesh. This year, there's something more to worry about than the usual hangovers and complaints from locals, a new type of terror is about to be cut loose on Lake Victoria.

Markimdb: 3.1
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy, adventure
PlotSurvival, Alligators, Curses, Voodoo
StyleAction, Serious, Disturbing

A horrifying hybrid of genetic science and nature has taken over the Louisiana bayou, leaving terror in its wake! In the heat of the summer, what began as an day of boating and bikinis changes drastically when a school of genetically enhanced snakehead fish finds their way into Black Briar Swamp.

Markimdb: 3.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy
PlaceLake, USA, Small cities
StyleSerious, Disturbing

After chomping through the fish population, thousands of starved lampreys begin attacking the citizens of a sleepy lake town, and the community scrambles to stay alive.

Markimdb: 3.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, comedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, Japan, Italy
CharactersZombie, Heroes, Special agents
PlotSurvival, Investigation, Supernatural, Viruses
PlaceSchool, Islands, Ships, Beach
StyleHeavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

A scuba diving instructor, her biochemist boyfriend, and her police chief ex-husband try to link a series of bizarre deaths to a mutant strain of piranha fish whose lair is a sunken freighter ship off a Caribbean island resort.

Markimdb: 3.5
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CharactersTeens, Monsters, Friends, Miners, Fish
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Ghosts
PlaceOcean, Lake, USA
StyleTense, Serious, Disturbing

Six high school seniors celebrating with day's excursion find themselves on rowboat attacked by man-eating fish and must decide who must be sacrificed as they fight their way back to shore.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, short
CharactersFamily, Orphans
PlotFriendship, Chase, Adoption
StyleLight, Cute

Villainous Gru lives up to his reputation as a despicable, deplorable and downright unlikable guy when he hatches a plan to steal the moon from the sky. But he has a tough time staying on task after three orphans land in his care.

Markimdb: 2.9
Genrehorror, fantastic, action
CharactersMutant, Blonde girls, Snake, Heroes, Scientists
PlotSurvival, Passion, Killer animals
PlaceJungle, Islands, Helicopters, Hotels
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Heavy, Disturbing

A hybrid creature - half piranha and half anaconda -- attacks a low-budget horror movie crew on location near her nest when her egg is stolen. Now they must outrun and kill the deadly piranhaconda as well as stop the mad scientist who stole the egg - before they all become dinner.

Markimdb: 2.4
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy, adventure
CharactersMutant, Heroes, Amazons
PlaceSubmarines, Jungle, Ocean
StyleFor men

When a science experiment goes horribly wrong, gigantic fish gain appetites for human flesh.

Markimdb: 4.1
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CountryItaly, France, United Kingdom, USA, Brazil
CharactersModels, Fish
PlotRobbery, Death, Water, Treasures, Diving
PlaceJungle, Helicopters, Lake
StyleUnexpected ending

Jewel thieves attempt to recover treasure from piranha infested waters. Mistrust and betrayals happen amongst the gang in the quest for gold.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, adventure, crime, detective
CountryUSA, France
CharactersThieves, Magician, Scammers, FBI, Millionaires
PlotLove, Robbery, Magic, Puzzles, Bank robbery
PlacePrison, USA, New York
StyleUnexpected ending, Smart, Intellectual

An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.

Markimdb: 4.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy, adventure
CharactersZombie, Monsters, Serial killers, Heroes, Losers
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Pursuit, Viruses
StyleHeavy, Tense, Serious, For men, Disturbing

When the body of a man is found completely destroyed in the swamps in Louisiana, the medical investigator Sam Rivers is assigned to investigate the murder. He travels with the biologist Mary Callahan to the location where the victim lived in a floating house and he meets his family and friends. They find that Chinese snake-heads genetically engineered that belong to a wealthy hunter are attacking and killing the locals. While the group fights to survive, the hunter Jeff arrives with his team to hunt the predators.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, comedy, family, cartoon, short, crime
CharactersSuperhero, Fish, Reporters
PlotLove triangle, Jealousy, Rivalry

Bumbling supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning to his life.

Markimdb: 6
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, adventure
PlotChase, Justice
StyleExciting, Smart, Tense, Disturbing

A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.

Markimdb: 5.1
Genrefantastic, fantasy, adventure
CountryCanada, USA

A young journalist and his two travel mates, both professors, embark on an expedition to return to a lost world of dinosaurs and primitive men.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, comedy, adventure, family, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Czech Republic
PlotRobbery, Investigation
PlaceParis, France, USA, New York
StyleExciting, Light

When the coach of the France soccer team is killed by a poisoned dart in the stadium in the end of a game, and his expensive and huge ring with the diamond Pink Panther disappears, the ambitious Chief Inspector Dreyfus assigns the worst police inspector Jacques Clouseau to the case.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama, crime
CharactersTeens, Mafia, Criminals
PlotFriendship, Weapon, Rivalry
StyleHeavy, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

Six boys race on their scooters through the narrow streets of their Sanità neighbourhood in Naples. They are fearless daredevils, desperate to make money like their role models, and wear designer clothes and the latest sneakers. These 15-year-olds use the city’s rooftops for assault rifle practice. They deal drugs and do not hesitate to use their weapons to take control of the neighbourhood. Their smart leader, Nicola, knows the rules: in order to get his gang into the game and quickly to the top, he challenges one of the old bosses. But whoever is in charge today may well be dead tomorrow. When his girlfriend causes Nicola to be caught between all fronts, he is forced to make a decision.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, crime
CharactersFriends, Losers, Partners
PlaceNew York

Three lovable party buds try to bail their friend out of jail. But just when the guys have mastered a plan, everything comes dangerously close to going up in smoke.

Markimdb: 4.3
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy, adventure
CountryWest Germany, USA
CharactersTeens, Journalists

In an old Hollywood mansion, the spirit of an old family retainer inhabits an old grandfather clock. When a movie company uses the mansion for a film, the spirit inhabits the body of an alien and persuades the two filmmakers to track down an old house that will resolve a family scandal.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama

A lighthearted story about a man and a woman who seem destined to be together... and the hilarious chain of accidents that seem determined to keep them apart!

Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, action, adventure
CharactersSnake, Cannibals, Amazons
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts
PlaceJungle, Helicopters
StyleHeavy, Tense

A plane crashes in the Amazon jungle, and its passengers must battle their way through cannibals, slave traders, wild animals and murderous piranha fish to safety.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama, musical, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA, Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom
CharactersDogs, Animals, Angels, Heroes, Family
PlotAdventure, Friendship, Death, Life after death
StyleExciting, Cute, Touching, Serious, Sad ones

When a casino owning dog named Charlie is murdered by his rival Carface, he finds himself in Heaven basically by default since all dogs go to heaven. However, since he wants to get back at his killer, he cons his way back to the living with the warning that doing that damns him to Hell. Once back, he teams with his old partner, Itchy to prep his retaliation. He also stumbles on to an orphan girl who can talk to the animals, thus allowing him to get the inside info on the races to ensure his wins to finance his plans. However, all the while, he is still haunted by nightmares on what's waiting for him on the other side unless he can prove that he is worthy of Heaven again.

Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, action, comedy, melodrama, adventure
CharactersSnake, Cannibals, Heroes, Scientists, Losers
PlotSurvival, Friendship, Pursuit, Saving the World
PlaceJungle, College, California

The U.S. government, eager to protect the nation's avacado supplies, recruits feminist professor Margo Hunt to make contact with the Piranha Women, an all-female tribe who believe men are only good as a source of food. Accompanying Dr. Hunt on her trip are Jim, a guide of questionable competence, and Bunny, a student of unquestionable incompetence.

Markimdb: 4.2
Genrehorror, documentary

A collection of death scenes, ranging from TV-material to home-made super-8 movies. The common factor is death by some means.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersAnimals, Dinosaurs, Family
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Travel, Friendship
StyleExciting, Cute, Touching

Diego, Manny and Sid return in this sequel to the hit animated movie Ice Age. This time around, the deep freeze is over, and the ice-covered earth is starting to melt, which will destroy the trio's cherished valley. The impending disaster prompts them to reunite and warn all the other beasts about the desperate situation.

Markimdb: 5.9
PlotPrison Break

Eduardo accidentally discovers that he is adopted. His real father is dying, but before his death he said that his mother was the "Queen of England", failing to clarify that this is the nickname of Italian prostitute. But Eduardo is already rushing to the capital of England...

Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, adventure
CharactersZombie, Serial killers, Cannibals, Cannibals
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Revenge, Obsession
PlaceVillage, Jungle
StyleCreepy, Disturbing

Three friends out to disprove cannibalism meet two men on the run who tortured and enslaved a cannibal tribe to find emeralds, and now the tribe is out for revenge.