Movies about the islands

Movies about the islands
List of the best movies about the islands selected by visitors to our site: Six Days Seven Nights, Jungle, The Beach, Cast Away, Return to the Blue Lagoon, Jurassic World, Tomb Raider, Kong: Skull Island, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Love Wrecked.

In the top there are new films of 2023, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Country
Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, comedy, melodrama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:38

When Quinn, a grouchy pilot living the good life in the South Pacific, agrees to transfer a savvy fashion editor, Robin, to Tahiti, he ends up stranded on a deserted island with her after their plane crashes. The pair avoid each other at first, until they're forced to team up to escape from the island -- and some pirates who want their heads.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrethriller, drama, adventure
CountryAustralia, Colombia, United Kingdom
Duration02:13

A mysterious guide escorts an enthusiastic adventurer and his friend into the Amazon jungle, but their journey turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wild force them to fight for survival.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:59

Twenty-something Richard travels to Thailand and finds himself in possession of a strange map. Rumours state that it leads to a solitary beach paradise, a tropical bliss - excited and intrigued, he sets out to find it.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genremelodrama, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:23

Chuck, a top international manager for FedEx, and Kelly, a Ph.D. student, are in love and heading towards marriage. Then Chuck's plane to Malaysia ditches at sea during a terrible storm. He's the only survivor, and he washes up on a tiny island with nothing but some flotsam and jetsam from the aircraft's cargo.

Markimdb: 5.2
Genremelodrama, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:42

In this sequel to the 1980 classic, two children are stranded on a beautiful island in the South Pacific. With no adults to guide them, the two make a simple life together and eventually become tanned teenagers in love.

Markimdb: 7
Genrefantastic, action, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration02:28

    Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond.

    Markimdb: 6.3
    Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, adventure
    CountryUnited Kingdom, Japan, USA
    Duration02:11

    Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.

    Markimdb: 6.6
    Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure
    CountryUSA, Japan, China
    Duration02:17

    Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.

    Markimdb: 6.7
    Genrethriller, fantasy, drama, adventure, family
    CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Belgium, Canada
    Duration02:44

    A teenager finds himself transported to an island where he must help protect a group of orphans with special powers from creatures intent on destroying them.

    Markimdb: 4.9
    Genrecomedy, melodrama, adventure
    CountryUSA
    Duration01:27

    On a Caribbean cruise, Jenny (Bynes) is marooned on a beach with her rock and roll idol. Deliriously in love with the idea of time alone with him, she manages to hide the fact that they're a stone's throw away from their resort.

    Markimdb: 4.6
    Genrehorror, thriller, adventure, detective
    CountryUSA
    Duration02:00

    After being put on a supposedly uninhabited island as a form of behavioral rehabilitation, a high school senior finds that he's not alone on the island, and that getting discovered could be deadly.

    Markimdb: 6.5
    Genrethriller, crime, detective
    CountryGermany
    Duration02:06

    Thriller set in the world of Forensic Pathology. Coroner Paul Herzfeld finds a capsule in the head of a heavily mutilated corpse, containing a phone number and single word: the name of his daughter.

    Markimdb: 7
    Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, adventure
    CountryUSA, Sweden
    Duration01:55

      Alone on a tiny deserted island, Hank has given up all hope of ever making it home again. But one day everything changes when a dead body washes ashore, and he soon realizes it may be his last opportunity to escape certain death. Armed with his new “friend” and an unusual bag of tricks, the duo go on an epic adventure to bring Hank back to the woman of his dreams.

      Markimdb: 7
      Genrecomedy, drama
      CountryCanada
      Duration01:53

      A small fishing village must procure a local doctor to secure a lucrative business contract. When unlikely candidate and big city doctor Paul Lewis lands in their lap for a trial residence, the townsfolk rally together to charm him into staying. As the doctor’s time in the village winds to a close, acting mayor Murray French has no choice but to pull out all the stops and begin The Grand Seduction.

      Markimdb: 5.1
      Genrethriller, drama, crime
      CountryUSA

      When a young gay lawyer arrives on Fire Island to explore his sexuality, he becomes witness to a murder after being drugged. A stranger helps him to safety, but he soon discovers his saviour is friends with the killer.

      Markimdb: 6.5
      Genrethriller, drama, detective
      CountryUSA
      Duration01:38

        For their honeymoon, newlyweds Cliff and Cydney head to the tropical islands of Hawaii. While journeying through the paradisaical countryside the couple encounters Kale and Cleo, two disgruntled hitchhikers and Nick and Gina, two wild but well-meaning spirits who help guide them through the lush jungles. The picturesque waterfalls and scenic mountainsides quickly give way to terror when Cliff and Cydney learn of a grisly murder that occurred nearby and realize that they're being followed by chance acquaintances that suspiciously fit the description of the killers.

        Markimdb: 6.5
        Genredrama, adventure
        CountryUSA

        A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.

        Markimdb: 4.8
        Genreadventure, family
        CountryUSA
        Duration01:30

        When Angelino Jack Robinson gets a new job in Australia, he decides to take his sissy wife Ann, brave sons Shane and Todd and wining daughter Elisabeth 'Lizzy' by sailing yacht from Hong Kong to Syndney. The gun he gets thrown in by Sheldon Blake proves disabled, and for a sinister reason: near Borneo, Blake's men turn up to capture them. The family escapes but loses the yacht on a reef. They build a cool camp on an island. But the pirates keep coming back, and the boys discover why: he hid a treasure in the yacht. Shane is also discovered and captured in more then one way by French plane wreck survivor Françoise, who later teams up with the family.

        Markimdb: 5.6
        Genrefantastic, action
        CountryUnited Kingdom
        Duration02:02

        Set in a near future, technology-reliant society that pits man against killing machines. Against this backdrop an elite army unit is helicoptered to a remote, off-the-grid island training facility. What starts out as a simple training exercise for Captain Bukes and his tight-knit unit, descends into a terrifying battle to the death, as the marines discover the island is overrun by an enemy that transcends the human concept of evil.

        Markimdb: 5.8
        Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
        CountryUSA, Japan

        A group of families on a tropical holiday discover that the secluded beach where they are staying is somehow causing them to age rapidly – reducing their entire lives into a single day.

        Markimdb: 6.4
        Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, crime
        CountryUSA
        Duration02:36

        A teen winds up in over his head while dealing drugs with a rebellious partner and chasing the young man's enigmatic sister during the summer of 1991 that he spends on Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

        Markimdb: 7.2
        Genredrama, military
        CountryUSA

        In the Warsaw ghetto in 1943, Jews rise against the Nazis.

        Markimdb: 6.4
        Genrecomedy, melodrama
        CountryUSA
        Duration01:36

        Elle Woods has it all. She's the president of her sorority, a Hawaiian Tropic girl, Miss June in her campus calendar, and, above all, a natural blonde. She dates the cutest fraternity boy on campus and wants nothing more than to be Mrs. Warner Huntington III. But, there's just one thing stopping Warner from popping the question: Elle is too blonde.

        Markimdb: 5.3
        Genrecomedy, drama
        CountryUSA

        1987. Denver, Co. One crazy night in the life of four friends reeling from the sudden demise of iconic British band The Smiths, while the local airwaves are hijacked at gunpoint by an impassioned Smiths fan.

        Markimdb: 3.3
        Genrehorror, action, thriller, detective
        CountryUSA
        Duration02:26

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

        Markimdb: 7.8
        Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, family
        CountryUSA
        Duration01:30

          Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing off-shore – and the peaceful island community is turned upside down in more ways than anyone can handle.

          Markimdb: 7.2
          Genredrama, military, biography, history, sport
          CountryUSA
          Duration02:17

            A chronicle of the life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic runner who was taken prisoner by Japanese forces during World War II.

            Markimdb: 2.9
            Genrehorror, fantastic, action
            CountryUSA

            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: 6.7
            Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
            CountryUSA
            Duration01:30

            Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family's island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack's drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris' sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days.

            Markimdb: 6.5
            Genreaction, thriller, adventure
            CountryUSA, Japan
            Duration03:37

            A spinoff of The Fate of the Furious, focusing on Johnson's US Diplomatic Security Agent Luke Hobbs forming an unlikely alliance with Statham's Deckard Shaw.

            Markimdb: 5.6
            Genrefantasy, drama
            CountryUSA

            A re-imagining of "Peter Pan" from the point of view of Wendy Darling, who finds herself lost on a mysterious island where aging and time have come unglued. She must fight to save her family, her freedom and the joyous spirit of youth.

            Markimdb: 7.5
            Genreadventure, documentary
            CountryUSA
            Duration00:40

            Born to Be Wild observes various orphaned jungle animals and their day-to-day behavioural interactions with the individuals who rescue them and raise them to adulthood. The film unfurls in two separate geographic spheres. Half of it takes place in the rain forests of Borneo, where celebrated primatologist Dr. Birute Galdikas assists baby orangutans; the other half takes place on the arid savannahs of Kenya, where zoologist Dame Daphne Sheldrick works with baby elephant calves.

            Markimdb: 2.5
            Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
            CountryUSA

            A group of complete strangers find themselves isolated by a wealthy madman on his island compound. They are forced into a horrifying gauntlet where they must survive a barrage of ever deadlier species of shark.

            Markimdb: 6.4
            Genremelodrama, drama
            CountryUSA
            Duration02:18

            A teenager who's lived a sheltered life because she's allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door.

            Markimdb: 4.9
            Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family
            CountryUSA, Australia

            Fourteen year old Nim, more determined than ever to protect her island and all the wildlife that call it home, faces off against resort developers and animal poachers. Soon she realizes she can’t depend on her animal cohorts alone and must make her first human friend – Edmund, who’s run away to the island from the mainland – to save her home.

            Markimdb: 4.9
            Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family
            CountryUSA
            Duration01:25

            Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.

            Markimdb: 5.5
            Genremelodrama, drama
            CountryUSA
            Duration01:36

            Two high school students become stranded on a tropical island and must rely on each other for survival. They learn more about themselves and each other while falling in love.

            Markimdb: 7.2
            Genreaction, thriller, comedy, adventure, detective
            CountryUSA
            Duration00:52

            Single-camera comedy centering on a diverse group of survivors adjusting to being stranded on an uninhabited island, a dangerous new world where they must face many threats – mostly brought on by themselves. No longer plugged into the rest of the world, the group struggles to navigate their makeshift society while also learning to live without such modern comforts as indoor plumbing, Wi-Fi, social media and Chipotle.

            Markimdb: 5.4
            Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
            CountryUSA
            Duration02:33

            A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and re-connects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog assigned to him.

            Markimdb: 5.7
            Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective
            CountryUSA
            Duration01:27

            A newlywed couple finds their lake-country honeymoon descend into chaos after Paul finds his wife wandering and disoriented in the middle of the night.

            Markimdb: 6.5
            Genreaction, thriller, adventure
            CountryUSA, Germany, Bulgaria, China, Spain
            Duration01:43

              Barney Ross leads a band of highly skilled mercenaries including knife enthusiast Lee Christmas, a martial arts expert, heavy weapons specialist, demolitionist, and a loose-cannon sniper. When the group is commissioned by the mysterious Mr. Church to assassinate the dictator of a small South American island, Barney and Lee visit the remote locale to scout out their opposition and discover the true nature of the conflict engulfing the city.

              Markimdb: 2.5
              Genrehorror, thriller
              CountryUSA

              Based on the true events revolving around Beaver Island, Michigan, and King James Strang

              Markimdb: 4.4
              Genrehorror, detective
              CountryUSA, Thailand

              A couple on holiday on a remote South Pacific island awaken one morning with a hang over and no recollection of what transpired. When playing back a video of the previous night, they see they participated in a local ritual that somehow ends with him murdering her.

              Markimdb: 2.6
              Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, adventure
              CountryUSA
              Duration01:21

              Jackson Slate, famous treasure hunter, is out to find the legendary Lost Gold Of Cortez in the open waters off a secluded island in the Caribbean Sea. Using dynamite to blast his way through centuries of silt, new chasms are created reaching miles below the ancient ocean floor. From here, an ancient evil is released, that quickly, savagely, and without warning, destroys Jackson s boat and kills his crew. The sole survivor of the carnage, Jackson teams up with marine biologist, Sarah, to venture back to the site and investigate the horrific events. They extract an egg from the darkest depths of the ocean and take it back to the lab to investigate. But when it hatches, they realise they have awaken a deadly prehistoric monster, the P-Rex, which will stop at nothing until the entire island is destroyed...

              Markimdb: 6.3
              Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, musical, adventure, family
              CountryUSA

              When the pressure to be royal becomes too much for Mal, she returns to the Isle of the Lost where her archenemy Uma, Ursula's daughter, has taken her spot as self-proclaimed queen.

              Markimdb: 4.6
              Genreaction, thriller
              CountryUSA

              Inspired by the true events of a couple vacationing on a remote island in the Bahamas who are hunted by a group of modern-day pirates, after their identities and their lives.

              Markimdb: 5.7
              Genremelodrama, drama
              CountryUSA
              Duration01:23

              Trapped in a loveless marriage, a troubled writer experiences a sexual awakening when she meets a carefee American in Italy.

              Markimdb: 6.7
              Genreaction, thriller
              CountryUnited Kingdom, USA

              A pilot finds himself caught in a war zone after he's forced to land his commercial aircraft during a terrible storm.

              Markimdb: 5.3
              Genrefantastic, thriller, fantasy
              CountrySpain, USA
              Duration01:42

              A young woman is sent to Paradise Hills to be reformed, only to learn that the high-class facility's beautiful facade hides a sinister secret.

              Markimdb: 4.7
              Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, detective
              CountryUSA

              A fishing community on a remote Maine island finds itself suddenly cut off from the rest of the world after the ferry stops coming. When people start to vanish, the terrified survivors realize that someone - or something - is hunting them.




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