Movies about sea battles

List of the best action movies about naval battles selected by visitors to our site: Midway, Thugs of Hindostan, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, 300: Rise of an Empire, Battleship, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Midway (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
Genreaction, military, biography, history
CountryUSA, China, Canada, Hong Kong
CharactersSoldier, Military
PlotWar, Revenge, Sea battles, On real events
PlaceSea, Japan, USA
TimeWorld War II

The story of the soldiers and aviators who helped turn the tide of the Second World War during the iconic Battle of Midway in June 1942.

Thugs of Hindostan (2018)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 4.1)
Genreaction, drama, history
CountryIndia
Duration03:39
CharactersPirates
PlotSea battles
PlaceShips, Sea
StylePatriotic

After the British company’s officer Clive takes over the kingdom of Mirza, Princess Zafira and Khudabaksh aka Azaad form a band of rebel pirates who swear to defeat the English officer and win their freedom back. The British Company in return, hire the wily thug Firangi track Azaad’s gang and thwart his plans.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA, Australia
Duration02:43
CharactersPirates, Horses, Strong women, Sharks, Witch, Monkeys
PlotGhost ships, Ghosts, Adventure, Sea battles, Supernatural, Survival, Fate, Bank robbery, Prison Break, Robbery, Chase
PlaceSea, Jungle, Ships, Islands, Prison
StyleUnexpected ending

Thrust into an all-new adventure, a down-on-his-luck Capt. Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle. Jack's only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, but to find it, he must forge an uneasy alliance with a brilliant and beautiful astronomer and a headstrong young man in the British navy.

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.2)
Genreaction, fantasy, drama, military
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
CharactersHeroes, Soldier, Kings
PlotConfrontation, Adventure, Revenge, Sea battles
PlaceShips, Sparta
StyleHeavy, Exciting, For men

Based on Frank Miller's latest graphic novel Xerxes and told in the breathtaking visual style of the blockbuster "300," this new chapter of the epic saga takes the action to a fresh battlefield--on the sea--as Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. "300: Rise of an Empire" pits Themistokles against the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemesia, the vengeful commander of the Persian navy.

Battleship (2012)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersSpecial Forces, Aliens, Soldier, Scientists, Heroes, Military
PlotAlien invasion, Sea battles, UFO
PlaceSea, Ships
StyleExciting

When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper is a weapons officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, part of an international naval coalition which becomes the world's last hope for survival as they engage the hostile alien force of unimaginable strength. While taking on the invaders, Hopper must also try to live up to the potential his brother, and his fiancée's father, Admiral Shane, expect of him.

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8)
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:23
CharactersPirates, Military
PlotAdventure, Multi-part, Treasures, Sea battles, Love, Mystery, Chase, Mystery, Fidelity, Supernatural, Ghosts
PlaceSea, Ships, Uninhabited island, Islands, Prison, Mansions
Time18th century
StyleWorth watching, Atmospheric, Exciting

Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 17th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her.

Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.4)
Genreaction, drama, adventure, military, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersPirates, Heroes, Military, Friends, Spy
PlotWar, Sea battles, Adventure, Rivalry, Expeditions
PlaceSea, Ships
Time18th century
StyleExciting, Action

After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy, though he must weigh his commitment to duty and ferocious pursuit of glory against the safety of his devoted crew, including the ship's thoughtful surgeon, his best friend.

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