Tsunami Movies

List of the best movies about huge tsunami waves selected by visitors to our site: The Wave, 2012, The Day After Tomorrow, Tidal Wave, Noah, Tsunami, The Impossible, The Storm, Bait, Geostorm.

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

The Wave (2015)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genreaction, thriller, drama
PlotDisasters, Tsunami, Survival, Fate, Flooding
PlaceMountains, Small cities, Hotels
StyleFor men, Action, Disturbing, Tense, Twisted plot

Based on the fact that mountain party Åkneset, located in the Geiranger fjord in Norway, one day will race out and create a violent tsunami of over 80 meters that will crush everything in its path before it hits land in Geiranger. A geologist gets caught in the middle of it and a race against time begins.

2012 (2009)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
PlotApocalypse, Disasters, End of the world, Tsunami, Survival

Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of the earth is becoming unstable and that without proper preparations for saving a fraction of the world's population, the entire race is doomed. Meanwhile, writer Jackson Curtis stumbles on the same information. While the world's leaders race to build "arks" to escape the impending cataclysm, Curtis struggles to find a way to save his family. Meanwhile, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc around the world.

The Day After Tomorrow (2004)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, adventure
CharactersTeens, Scientists, Lifeguards, Fathers
PlotApocalypse, Disasters, End of the world, Tsunami, Tornadoes
PlaceNew York
StyleExciting, Disturbing

After years of increases in the greenhouse effect, havoc is wreaked globally in the form of catastrophic hurricanes, tornadoes, tidal waves, floods and the beginning of a new Ice Age. Paleoclimatologist, Jack Hall tries to warn the world while also shepherding to safety his son, trapped in New York after the city is overwhelmed by the start of the new big freeze.

Tidal Wave (2009)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountrySouth Korea
PlotAdventure, Disasters, Tsunami
PlaceBeach, Asia, Helicopters, Korea
StyleExciting, Disturbing, Serious

Man-sik and Yeon-hee, are unsure as to whether they can overcome past wounds and continue being a couple. Dr. Kim, who cautions against a possible mega-tsunami at Haeundae, collapses in agony springing from an unexpected turn-up of his daughter and divorced wife. Hyoung-sik, after rescuing a woman from Seoul, rides out a ferocious storm to gladden her heart. A tsunami which destroys Haeundae symbolizes the establishment of a typical axis called provocation of conflicts, and later the inner spaces of the couples without anything left behind after all conflicts have ended

Noah (2014)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrefantasy, drama, adventure
CharactersGods, Angels, Giants
PlotApocalypse, Adventure, Disasters, End of the world, Tsunami
PlaceJungle, Forest, Deserts, Nature
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Action, Serious

A man who suffers visions of an apocalyptic deluge takes measures to protect his family from the coming flood.

Tsunami (2005)
Markimdb: 3.5
Genreaction, drama, adventure
PlotAdventure, Tsunami, Motorcycles, Survival, Vacation
PlaceBeach, Germany, Islands, Ocean
StyleExciting, For men, Disturbing, Serious

A series of explosions carried out by an oil drilling platform in the North Sea causes little earthquakes and alarm the population of coastal areas closest to the epicenter.

The Impossible (2012)
Markimdb: 7.6
CountrySpain, USA
CharactersParents, Family
PlotOn real events, Love, Tsunami, Death, Survival
StyleFascinating, Sad ones, Heartbreaking

In December 2004, close-knit family Maria, Henry and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand. But the day after Christmas, the idyllic holiday turns into an incomprehensible nightmare when a terrifying roar rises from the depths of the sea, followed by a wall of black water that devours everything in its path. Though Maria and her family face their darkest hour, unexpected displays of kindness and courage ameliorate their terror.

The Storm (2009)
Markimdb: 6.1
CountryNetherlands, Belgium
CharactersDogs, Family, Friends, Girlfriends
PlotDisasters, Tsunami, Jealousy, Competitions, Rivalry
StyleTouching, Serious

A fictional story within the historical context of the disastrous flood that engulfed the Dutch coastal province of Zeeland in 1953. When their farmhouse is destroyed by the flood, teenage mother Julia gets separated from her baby boy, whom she kept hidden in a box. She is saved from drowning by a young air force lieutenant, who agrees to go help looking for Julia's little son.

Bait (2012)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountryAustralia, Singapore

A freak tsunami traps shoppers at a coastal Australian supermarket inside the building ... along with a 12-foot great white shark.

Geostorm (2017)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CharactersDogs, Hackers, Scientists
PlotApocalypse, Disasters, End of the world, Tsunami, Survival
PlaceSpace, Sea, Nature, Afghanistan
StyleExciting, Disturbing, Spectacular

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.

Greetings From Fukushima (2016)
Markimdb: 6.8
CharactersClowns, Geisha, Brides
PlotDisasters, Tsunami, Ghosts, Earthquake, Fear
PlaceSea, Japan, Trains

A young German woman bonds with an elderly Japanese woman while touring the Fukushima region of Japan in the aftermath of the 2011 earthquake.

The 5th Wave (2016)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CharactersTeens, Aliens, Heroes, Military
PlotApocalypse, Alien invasion, Adventure, Disasters, End of the world
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleExciting, Disturbing, Twisted plot, Serious

16-year-old Cassie Sullivan tries to survive in a world devastated by the waves of an alien invasion that has already decimated the population and knocked mankind back to the Stone Age.

Hereafter (2010)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantasy, drama
CharactersTwins, Journalists, Reporters, Clairvoyants
PlotTsunami, Supernatural, Life after death, Superpowers
PlaceFrance, England, London
StyleTo cry, Touching, Makes me think, Serious

A supernatural thriller centered on three people -- a blue-collar American, a French journalist and a London school boy -- who are touched by death in different ways.

Titanic 2 (2010)
Markimdb: 1.6
Genreaction, adventure
PlotAdventure, Tsunami, Survival, Surfing
PlaceSea, Ships, Helicopters, Ocean
StyleExciting, For men, Serious

On the 100th anniversary of the original voyage, a modern luxury liner christened "Titanic 2," follows the path of its namesake. But when a tsunami hurls an ice berg into the new ship's path, the passengers and crew must fight to avoid a similar fate.

Vinyan (2008)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium, United Kingdom, Australia
PlotApocalypse, Tsunami, Supernatural, Survival, Fate
PlaceJungle, Asia, Islands
StyleHeavy, Tense, Serious

Six months after losing her only child in the Southeast Asia tsunami, Jeanne is convinced she sees him in a film about orphans living in the jungles.

Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantastic, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersMonsters, Family, Kings, Scientists, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Love, Tsunami, Expeditions, Shipwreck
PlaceSubmarines, Atlantis
StyleDisney, Exciting, Atmospheric, Serious

The world's most highly qualified crew of archaeologists and explorers is led by historian Milo Thatch as they board the incredible 1,000-foot submarine Ulysses and head deep into the mysteries of the sea.

When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1970)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrefantastic, fantasy, melodrama, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersDinosaurs, Snake, Losers, Heroes, Blonde girls
PlotAdventure, Tsunami, Survival, Love triangle, Rivalry
TimePrehistoric times
StyleExciting, Action, Fancy, Disturbing

An ancient tribe attempts to sacrifice Sanna as an offering to the Sun god to save their tribe from dinosaurs. Tara, a young man from another tribe, saves Sanna and takes her along with him.

Godzilla (2014)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, Japan
CharactersDinosaurs, Monsters, Giants, Scientists, Military
PlotApocalypse, War, Tsunami, Weapon, Supernatural
PlaceJapan, USA
StyleExciting, Disturbing, Tense

Ford Brody, a Navy bomb expert, has just reunited with his family in San Francisco when he is forced to go to Japan to help his estranged father, Joe. Soon, both men are swept up in an escalating crisis when Godzilla, King of the Monsters, arises from the sea to combat malevolent adversaries that threaten the survival of humanity. The creatures leave colossal destruction in their wake, as they make their way toward their final battleground: San Francisco.

Tokyo Fiancée (2014)
Markimdb: 6.3
CountryFrance, Canada, Belgium
CharactersTeachers, Students, Robots
PlotOn real events, Love, Tsunami, Cars, Earthquake
PlaceJapan, Party, Asia, Village, Nature
StyleTouching, Serious, Romantic, By books

A Japanophile young Belgian woman in Tokyo falls into a whirlwind romance with a Francophile Japanese student, in this charming and tender tale of young love and cultural discovery.

Aftershock (2012)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Chile
PlotDisasters, Tsunami, Survival, Chase, Earthquake
StyleAction, Heavy, Disturbing, Tense, Serious

Mayhem and death follow when an earthquake traps a group of tourists in a Chilean town.

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