Movies about the sea

Movies about the sea
List of the best movies about the sea, selected by visitors to our site: Phantom Thread, Greyhound, The Block Island Sound, Behind the Clouds, Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon, Dolphin Tale, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, Two Is a Family, Geostorm, Die Männer der Emden.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Phantom Thread (2017)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:21
CharactersDogs, Models, Photographers
PlotLove, Dancing, Wedding, Obsession, Snow
PlaceSea
TimeNew Year
StylePsychological problems, To cry, Vital signs, Tense

In the glamour of 1950s post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock and his sister Cyril are at the center of British fashion. Women come and go through Woodcock’s life, providing the confirmed bachelor with inspiration and companionship, until he comes across a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover. Once controlled and planned, he finds his carefully tailored life disrupted by love.

Greyhound (2020)
Markimdb: 7
Genreaction, military, history
CountryUSA, China, Canada
CharactersCaptain of the ship
PlotWar, On real events, Shipwreck
PlaceSea, Submarines, Ships, Ocean, Warships
TimeWorld War II
StylePatriotic

A first-time captain leads a convoy of allied ships carrying thousands of soldiers across the treacherous waters of the “Black Pit” to the front lines of WW2. With no air cover protection for 5 days, the captain and his convoy must battle the surrounding enemy Nazi U-boats in order to give the allies a chance to win the war.

The Block Island Sound (2020)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA
CharactersAliens, Family, Brother and sister
PlotObsession, Abduction, Environmental disasters
PlaceSea, Islands
StyleSerious, Disturbing

What’s controlling the town on Block Island? There’s a force lurking off the coast and the wildlife and people are all behaving strangely.

Behind the Clouds (2016)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama
CountryBelgium
PlotLove, On real events, Passion, Mental disorders, Happiness
PlaceSea, St. Petersburg
TimeNight

Two people meet again after more than 50 years. They were lovers once, but their lives took different turns: she married his best friend. Fifty years later, they meet again and passion flares up. But is it possible to pick up the thread of a life that unraveled fifty years ago? The story of a wonderful last love affair, which is relived with the intensity of a first.

Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon (2013)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure, detective
CountryChina, Hong Kong
Duration02:14
CharactersMonsters, Detectives
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Investigation, Missing people
PlaceSea, China, Asia
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Epic, Serious, For men

The action-packed and captivating tale of Dee Renjie's beginnings in the Imperial police force. His very first case, investigating reports of a sea monster terrorizing the town, reveals a sinister conspiracy of treachery and betrayal, leading to the highest reaches of the Imperial family.

Dolphin Tale (2011)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersTeens, Doctors, Heroes, Family, Scientists
PlotOn real events, Friendship, Fate
PlaceSea, Hospitals, USA
TimeSummer
StyleTo cry, Touching, Serious

A story centered on the friendship between a boy and a dolphin whose tail was lost in a crab trap.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:43
CharactersSharks, Witch, Horses, Pirates, Strong women
PlotSurvival, Robbery, Adventure, Bank robbery, Prison Break
PlacePrison, Sea, Jungle, Islands, Ships
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.

Two Is a Family (2016)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama, family
CountryFrance, United Kingdom
Duration01:26
CharactersGay, Teachers, Family, Fathers, Terminally ill
PlotMoney, Mystery, Growing up, Parenting
PlaceSea, School, France, Beach, Metro
StyleTo cry, Inspirational, Touching

A man without attachments or responsibilities suddenly finds himself with an abandoned baby and leaves for London to try and find the mother. Eight years later after he and his daughter become inseparable Gloria's mother reappears.

Geostorm (2017)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, Hong Kong
Duration02:27
CharactersDogs, Hackers, Scientists
PlotSurvival, Disasters, Apocalypse, End of the world, Tsunami
PlaceSpace, Sea, Afghanistan, Nature
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Spectacular, Disturbing

After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world's leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong: the system built to protect Earth is attacking it, and it becomes a race against the clock to uncover the real threat before a worldwide geostorm wipes out everything and everyone along with it.

Die Männer der Emden (2013)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genredrama, adventure, history
CountryGermany
Duration03:00
PlotWar, On real events, Adventure, Sea battles, Weapon
PlaceSea, Ships, Ocean, Warships
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense

When their ship is sunk in the Indian Ocean during the first world war, 50 men have to cross infinite stretches of sea and desert, avoid enemies, find allies and finally make it home to Germany. A breathtaking real-life odyssey.

Call Me by Your Name (2017)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryItaly
Duration02:09
CharactersGay, Scientists, Fathers, Pianists, Mothers
PlotLove, Relationship, First love, Love with age difference, Seduction
PlaceSea, Italy, Small cities
TimeSummer
StyleSoulful, Touching

Elio Perlman is spending the summer with his family at their vacation home in Lombardy, Italy. When his father hires a handsome doctoral student, the curious 17-year-old finds himself developing a growing attraction to the young man.

Cold Skin (2017)
Markimdb: 6
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountrySpain, France
Duration02:38
CharactersMermaids
PlotSurvival, Loneliness
PlaceSea, Islands, Lighthouse
TimeNight
StyleExciting, Tense, For men, Disturbing

A young man who arrives at a remote island finds himself trapped in a battle for his life.

Shed No Tears (2013)
Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama, music
CountrySweden
Duration01:59
PlotLove, Music, Friendship
PlaceSea
StyleSerious

Pål dreams about becoming successful with his music, but he has one major obstacle: himself. He's a diamond in the rough, and the only things greater than his musical talent are his obsessions, which constantly get him into trouble. We follow Pål on an emotional journey one summer in Gothenburg where he is thrown between passion and deceit; love, reconciliation and deliverance.

The Meg (2018)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrefantastic
CountryUSA, China
Duration01:23
CharactersSharks, Dinosaurs, Lifeguards, Giants, Submariners
PlotSurvival, Swimming, Self-sacrifice
PlaceSea, Ships, Ocean, Helicopters
StyleAction, Fascinating, Disturbing

A deep sea submersible pilot revisits his past fears in the Mariana Trench, and accidentally unleashes the seventy foot ancestor of the Great White Shark believed to be extinct.

The Legend of Kaspar Hauser (2013)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, detective
CountryItaly
Duration01:35
CharactersDJs, Sheriffs
PlotUFO, Motorcycles, Rivalry
PlaceSea, Islands, Beach
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Fancy, Serious

Arriving on a deserted beach in the Mediterranean sea, in a time and a place unspecified, Kaspar Hauser is forced to confront the evil of a Grand Duchess who feels threatened by the power she exercises over the community.

Me Before You (2016)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:25
CharactersDisabled people, Nurses
PlotLove, Loneliness, Depression
PlaceSea, Small cities
StyleRomantic, Sad ones, To cry, Cute, By books

A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds apart and trapped together by circumstance, the two get off to a rocky start. But the girl becomes determined to prove to the man that life is worth living and as they embark on a series of adventures together, each finds their world changing in ways neither of them could begin to imagine.

Lillian (2019)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama
CountryAustria
CharactersTourists
PlotTravel
PlaceSea, Mountains

Lillian, stranded as an emigrant in New York, wants to walk back to her native Russia. Determined, she sets out on the long journey. A road movie across the United States into the cold of Alaska. The chronicle of a slow disappearance.

Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric World (2010)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredocumentary, short
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
Duration00:41
CharactersSharks, Dinosaurs, Family, Fish
PlotDeath, Water
PlaceSea, Ocean
TimePrehistoric times
StyleFascinating, Serious

Through the power of IMAX 3D, experience a wondrous adventure from the dinosaur age. Join Julie, an imaginative young woman, in a unique voyage through time and space. Explore an amazing underwater universe inhabited by larger-than-life creatures which were ruling the seas before dinosaurs conquered the earth. See science come alive in an entertaining manner and get ready for a face-to-face encounter with the T-Rex of the seas!

Guzaarish (2010)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama
CountryIndia
Duration02:06
CharactersDisabled people, Losers, Wizards, Nurses
PlotLove, Travel, Relationship, Religious
PlaceSea, Nature, India, Asia
StyleTo cry, Gloomy, Makes me think, Touching, Serious

Ethan, a magician rendered paralyzed in an accident, sets off a furor when he makes a petition to the court to end his own life.

Lost Together (2019)
Markimdb: 3.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryRussia
Duration02:20
CharactersJournalists, Reporters
PlotSurvival, Shipwreck
PlaceSea, Uninhabited island, Lighthouse, Mansions
StyleLight

Novice journalist Nina, in pursuit of a sensation, goes to an uninhabited island where, according to rumors, a millionaire lives a reclusive. The launch with a film crew falls into a terrible storm, and Nina regains consciousness on the deserted shore. Fortunately, this is the island that she needed, which means that she was in the safe hands of the young and handsome hero of her report. But only Nina still does not suspect that in fact it is her colleague, a local journalist who just needed a hot topic, and he invented it. And he doesn’t understand anything about survival ...




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