Movies About Water

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Finding Nemo (2003)

Finding Nemo
★★★★
★★★★
3.3 out of 4 stars

From Directors: Andrew Stanton, Lee Unkrich, starring Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alexander Gould, Willem Dafoe
Rated G

Finding Nemo is a 2003 computer-animated adventure film from Pixar. It tells the story of a clownfish named Marlin who, along with a blue tang fish named Dory, searches for his son Nemo, who has been captured by scuba divers and taken to an aquarium in Sydney, Australia. Along the way, Marlin and Dory encounter various sea creatures and are helped by a couple of friendly turtles. Marlin and Dory eventually find Nemo and rescue him from the aquarium in a wacky and thrilling finale. The film has become a classic in animation and has spawned a sequel, Finding Dory, in 2016.

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Gore Verbinski, starring Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley
Rated PG-13

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl is a swashbuckling adventure film directed by Gore Verbinski and released in 2003. Set in the Caribbean in the early 18th century, the film follows the story of Will Turner (Orlando Bloom), a young blacksmith, and Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp), a pirate. The two join forces to rescue the kidnapped Elizabeth Swann (Keira Knightley), daughter of the governor of Port Royal, from the cursed crew of the undead Black Pearl, captained by the notorious pirate, Captain Barbossa (Geoffrey Rush). Along their journey, Will and Jack must contend with rival pirates, English soldiers, and the supernatural force of the cursed pirates in order to save Elizabeth and bring peace to the Caribbean.

Jaws (1975)

Jaws
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Steven Spielberg, starring Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss, Lorraine Gary
Rated PG

Jaws is a classic 1975 American thriller directed by Steven Spielberg. The film is set in the fictional town of Amity Island, and follows a police chief, a marine scientist, and a grizzled shark hunter as they set out to hunt down a great white shark that has been devouring the town's residents. Along the way, each of the three men must confront their own fears and come to terms with the dangers posed by the creature. The suspenseful and thrilling film culminates in a dramatic showdown between the three and the shark, as they attempt to save the town from a violent and deadly fate.

Titanic (1997)

Titanic
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From James Cameron, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane, Kathy Bates
Rated PG-13

Titanic is a 1997 epic romance and disaster film directed, written, and co-produced by James Cameron. The film is based on the true story of the ill-fated maiden voyage of the RMS Titanic, which took place in 1912. The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet as two members of different social classes who fall in love on the ship during its ill-fated voyage. The film follows the story of Jack and Rose, two passengers on the Titanic, as they fall in love and struggle to survive as the ship sinks. Other characters include Caledon "Cal" Hockley, the wealthy fiancé of Rose, and Ruth DeWitt Bukater, Rose's domineering mother. The film also features the sinking of the Titanic, the heroism of the crew and passengers, the sinking of the lifeboats, and the aftermath and rescue of the survivors. Titanic was a commercial and critical success, becoming the highest grossing film of all time until it was surpassed by Avatar in 2010. It also won 11 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Cinematography, and Best Visual Effects.

Life of Pi (2012)

Life of Pi
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Ang Lee, starring Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Adil Hussain, Tabu
Rated PG

Life of Pi is a 2012 survival drama film based on the novel of the same name by Yann Martel. Written by David Magee and directed by Ang Lee, the film tells the story of Piscine Molitor Patel (Suraj Sharma), a young Indian man who survives a disaster at sea while embarking on a journey to Canada with his family and a Bengal tiger. After their ship sinks, Pi is left stranded in the middle of the Pacific Ocean on a lifeboat with the tiger, Richard Parker. His courage and resourcefulness in the face of extreme danger are tested as he embarks on an epic journey of discovery and transformation. With the help of his faith and an unexpected companion, Pi manages to survive despite the odds being stacked against him. In the end, Pi discovers the value of life and the power of belief.

Cast Away (2000)

Cast Away
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From Robert Zemeckis, starring Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Paul Sanchez, Lari White
Rated PG-13

Cast Away (2000) is a drama-adventure film directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Tom Hanks. The story follows Chuck Noland (Hanks), a FedEx systems engineer who is stranded on an uninhabited island after a plane crash. While on the island, Chuck has to survive and adapt to his new environment while trying to figure out a way to get back home. He has to learn how to hunt, build a shelter, and deal with the emotional and physical toll of his isolation. With a little bit of luck and a lot of hard work, Chuck eventually finds a way to make it off the island and back into the arms of his beloved fiancé. Despite his challenges, Chuck remains hopeful and determined to make it home.

Captain Phillips (2013)

Captain Phillips
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From Paul Greengrass, starring Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi, Barkhad Abdirahman, Catherine Keener
Rated PG-13

Captain Phillips is an intense drama based on a true story about the 2009 hijacking of the U.S. container ship Maersk Alabama by Somali pirates. Tom Hanks stars as Captain Richard Phillips, the captain of the ship, who is taken hostage by the pirates and faces a harrowing ordeal in the hope of ensuring the safety of his crew. The film follows Phillips as he is forced to use his negotiating skills to keep his crew and the ship safe, while the U.S. Navy and FBI race to rescue him. With the help of his courage and leadership, Phillips is able to bring his crew safely back home, but not without a price. The film is a powerful look at the human cost of global piracy.

Oceans (2009)

Oceans
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From Directors: Jacques Perrin, Jacques Cluzaud, starring Pierce Brosnan, Pedro Armendáriz Jr., Jacques Perrin, Aldo Baglio
Rated G

"Oceans" is a 2009 nature documentary film, directed by Jacques Perrin and Jacques Cluzaud. This documentary takes a look at the world's oceans and the diverse wildlife that inhabits them. Beginning in the tropics and progressing to the poles, the film explores the unique inhabitants of each region, as well as how human activity has impacted the oceans. It showcases the beauty and majesty of the oceans, and their importance to the planet. Through stunning visuals, viewers are taken on a journey through the world's oceans and a variety of habitats, from coral reefs to the deep sea. The film won several awards, including a César Award for Best Documentary and a Special Jury Prize at the 2010 European Film Awards.

Moana (2016)

Moana
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Directors: Ron Clements, John Musker, Don Hall, Chris Williams, starring Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House, Temuera Morrison
Rated PG

Moana is an animated musical adventure comedy film directed by Ron Clements, John Musker, Don Hall, and Chris Williams. It follows a spirited sixteen-year-old girl, Moana, on her journey to save her people and find the truth about the mysterious island of Te Fiti. With the guidance of the demigod Maui, Moana embarks on a daring mission across the open sea, encountering enormous monsters and impossible odds. Along the way, Moana discovers the power of her ancestors and her own identity, ultimately becoming a master wayfinder. The film features original music from Lin-Manuel Miranda, Opetaia Foa'i, and Mark Mancina.

The Impossible (2012)

The Impossible
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From J.A. Bayona, starring Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor, Tom Holland, Oaklee Pendergast
Rated PG-13

The Impossible is a 2012 drama film directed by J.A. Bayona and based on the true story of a family's survival after the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. The film follows Henry (Ewan McGregor) and Maria (Naomi Watts), a British couple on holiday in Thailand along with their three sons. When the tsunami hits, they are separated and Maria and one of the sons, Lucas (Tom Holland), find themselves struggling to survive the immense power of the wave. In their journey to reunite with the rest of the family, they find strength and courage to face the most impossible odds. Along the way, they also meet other survivors and form unexpected bonds of friendship. Ultimately, their hope and resilience will be tested to the limit.

The Big Blue (1988)

The Big Blue
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Luc Besson, starring Jean-Marc Barr, Jean Reno, Rosanna Arquette, Paul Shenar
Rated PG

The Big Blue is a 1988 French-Italian romantic adventure film written and directed by Luc Besson. It tells the story of two competitive free divers, Jacques (Jean-Marc Barr) and Enzo (Jean Reno), who are lifelong friends and rivals. They are both determined to explore the depths of the ocean and discover its secrets. Along the way, they must contend with their competitive spirits, Jacques' love interest and Enzo's mysterious past. As their rivalry intensifies, the two men come to realize that their connection to the ocean and to each other may be deeper than either of them could have imagined.

The Hunt for Red October (1990)

The Hunt for Red October
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From John McTiernan, starring Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn, Sam Neill
Rated PG

The Hunt for Red October is a 1990 American spy film directed by John McTiernan and based on Tom Clancy's 1984 novel of the same name. The film stars Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn, James Earl Jones, and Sam Neill. The film follows the story of Captain Marko Ramius (Connery), a Soviet naval captain who plans to defect to the United States and take command of the Soviet Navy's newest and most advanced nuclear submarine, the Red October. The American government must stop him before he can reach the United States. To do this, they enlist the help of CIA analyst Jack Ryan (Baldwin) to try and discover Ramius' intentions and stop him. The film is a thrilling and suspenseful game of cat-and-mouse between the United States and the Soviet Union, as well as a look at the Cold War and the complex relationships between the two superpowers. The film was a major success, and was nominated for three Academy Awards including Best Picture.

Dolphin Reef (2018)

Dolphin Reef
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Directors: Keith Scholey, Alastair Fothergill, starring Star: Natalie Portman
Rated G

Deep Blue (2003)

Deep Blue
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Directors: Andy Byatt, Alastair Fothergill, starring Pierce Brosnan, Michael Gambon, David Attenborough, Frank Glaubrecht
Rated G

Luca (2021)

Luca
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Enrico Casarosa, starring Jacob Tremblay, Jack Dylan Grazer, Emma Berman, Saverio Raimondo
Rated PG

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From Gore Verbinski, starring Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Jack Davenport
Rated PG-13

Crimson Tide (1995)

Crimson Tide
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From Tony Scott, starring Gene Hackman, Denzel Washington, Matt Craven, George Dzundza
Rated R

Deepwater Horizon (2016)

Deepwater Horizon
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Peter Berg, starring Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Douglas M. Griffin, James DuMont
Rated PG-13

In the Heart of the Sea (2015)

In the Heart of the Sea
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Ron Howard, starring Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson, Ben Whishaw
Rated PG-13

The Finest Hours (2016)

The Finest Hours
★★★★
★★★★
2.7 out of 4 stars

From Craig Gillespie, starring Chris Pine, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster, Eric Bana
Rated PG-13

The Wave (2015)

The Wave
★★★★
★★★★
2.6 out of 4 stars

From Roar Uthaug, starring Kristoffer Joner, Ane Dahl Torp, Jonas Hoff Oftebro, Edith Haagenrud-Sande
Rated R

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
★★★★
★★★★
2.6 out of 4 stars

From Rob Marshall, starring Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Ian McShane, Geoffrey Rush
Rated PG-13

U-571 (2000)

U-571
★★★★
★★★★
2.6 out of 4 stars

From Jonathan Mostow, starring Matthew McConaughey, Bill Paxton, Harvey Keitel, Jon Bon Jovi
Rated PG-13

Jungle Cruise (2021)

Jungle Cruise
★★★★
★★★★
2.6 out of 4 stars

From Jaume Collet-Serra, starring Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt, Edgar Ramírez, Jack Whitehall
Rated PG-13

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
★★★★
★★★★
2.6 out of 4 stars

From Directors: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg, starring Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Javier Bardem, Orlando Bloom
Rated PG-13

 



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