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1. In the Heart of the Sea (2015)

PG-13 | 122 min | Action, Adventure, Biography

6.9
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47 Metascore

A recounting of a New England whaling ship's sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick.

Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson, Ben Whishaw

Votes: 81,273 | Gross: $24.99M

2. Waterworld (1995)

PG-13 | 135 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.1
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56 Metascore

In a future where the polar ice-caps have melted and Earth is almost entirely submerged, a mutated mariner fights starvation and outlaw "smokers," and reluctantly helps a woman and a young girl try to find dry land.

Director: Kevin Reynolds | Stars: Kevin Costner, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Dennis Hopper, Tina Majorino

Votes: 146,967 | Gross: $88.25M

3. Up (2009)

PG | 96 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.3
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88 Metascore

Seventy-eight year old Carl Fredricksen travels to Paradise Falls in his home equipped with balloons, inadvertently taking a young stowaway.

Directors: Pete Docter, Bob Peterson | Stars: Edward Asner, Jordan Nagai, John Ratzenberger, Christopher Plummer

Votes: 686,871 | Gross: $292.98M

4. Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

PG-13 | 138 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.4
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81 Metascore

During the Napoleonic Wars, a brash British captain pushes his ship and crew to their limits in pursuit of a formidable French war vessel around South America.

Director: Peter Weir | Stars: Russell Crowe, Paul Bettany, Billy Boyd, James D'Arcy

Votes: 170,816 | Gross: $93.93M

5. All Is Lost (2013)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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87 Metascore

After a collision with a shipping container at sea, a resourceful sailor finds himself, despite all efforts to the contrary, staring his mortality in the face.

Director: J.C. Chandor | Star: Robert Redford

Votes: 60,892 | Gross: $6.26M

6. Kon-Tiki (2012)

PG-13 | 118 min | Adventure, History

7.2
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62 Metascore

Legendary explorer Thor Heyerdal's epic 4,300-mile crossing of the Pacific on a balsawood raft in 1947, in an effort to prove that it was possible for South Americans to settle in Polynesia in pre-Columbian times.

Directors: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg | Stars: Pål Sverre Hagen, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Gustaf Skarsgård, Odd-Magnus Williamson

Votes: 35,379 | Gross: $1.51M

7. El barco (2011–2013)

TV-14 | Adventure, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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A global cataclysm, caused by a fatal accident in Geneva (Switzerland) during the implementation of the particle accelerator will lead to crew of vessel-school Estrella Polar to live the adventure of their lives.

Stars: Juanjo Artero, Mario Casas, Blanca Suárez, Irene Montalà

Votes: 2,567

8. The Weight of Water (2000)

R | 113 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.0
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45 Metascore

A newspaper photographer, Jean, researches the lurid and sensational axe murder of two women in 1873 as an editorial tie-in with a brutal modern double murder. She discovers a cache of ... See full summary »

Director: Kathryn Bigelow | Stars: Catherine McCormack, Sean Penn, Sarah Polley, Elizabeth Hurley

Votes: 7,736 | Gross: $0.10M

9. White Squall (1996)

PG-13 | 129 min | Adventure, Drama

6.6
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53 Metascore

Teenage boys discover discipline and camaraderie on an ill-fated sailing voyage.

Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Caroline Goodall, John Savage, Scott Wolf

Votes: 18,119 | Gross: $10.30M

10. The Pirate Fairy (2014 Video)

G | 78 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

6.6
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51 Metascore

When Zarina steals Pixie Hollow's Blue Pixie Dust and flies away, Tinker Bell and her friends sets on a journey to get them back.

Director: Peggy Holmes | Stars: Mae Whitman, Christina Hendricks, Tom Hiddleston, Lucy Liu

Votes: 9,849

11. Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone (1983)

PG | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.3
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Three women make an emergency landing on a planet plagued with a fatal disease, but are captured by dictator Overdog. Adventurer Wolff goes there to rescue them and meets Niki, the only ... See full summary »

Director: Lamont Johnson | Stars: Peter Strauss, Molly Ringwald, Ernie Hudson, Andrea Marcovicci

Votes: 3,903 | Gross: $16.50M

12. Knife in the Water (1962)

Not Rated | 94 min | Drama, Thriller

7.6
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On their way to a sailing trip, an aging husband and wife invite along an emphatic young hitchhiker out of sheer patronization.

Director: Roman Polanski | Stars: Leon Niemczyk, Jolanta Umecka, Zygmunt Malanowicz, Anna Ciepielewska

Votes: 15,232

13. The Onedin Line (1971–1980)

50 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.7
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James Onedin marries Anne Webster in order to get his hands on a ship. However the marriage turns out to be one of true love. James is ruthless in his attempt to get a shipping line started... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Gilmore, Jessica Benton, Howard Lang, Mary Webster

Votes: 564

14. Tales of the Black Freighter (2009 Video)

R | 26 min | Animation, Short, Action

7.1
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A mariner survives an attack from the dreaded pirates of the Black Freighter, but his struggle to return home to warn it has a horrific cost.

Directors: Daniel DelPurgatorio, Mike Smith | Stars: Gerard Butler, Cam Clarke, Siobhan Flynn, Jared Harris

Votes: 4,754

15. Mary Bryant (2005 TV Mini-Series)

R | 480 min | Adventure, Drama

7.6
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A young woman is transported to the New South Wales penal colony in 1788.

Stars: Romola Garai, Jack Davenport, Alex O'Loughlin, Sam Neill

Votes: 1,909

16. Puff the Magic Dragon (1978 TV Short)

30 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.5
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A friendly dragon comes to help a non-communicative boy overcome his debilitating fears.

Directors: Charles Swenson, Fred Wolf | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Philip Tanzini, Robert Ridgely, Maitzi Morgan

Votes: 531

17. Utopia (1951)

82 min | Comedy

5.6
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Heading for a newly inherited island, the boys are shipwrecked and marooned on an atoll which has just emerged from the sea. Along with their cook, a stowaway and a girl who is fleeing her ... See full summary »

Directors: Léo Joannon, John Berry, Alfred J. Goulding, Tim Whelan | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Suzy Delair, Max Elloy

Votes: 1,335

18. La veuve de Saint-Pierre (2000)

R | 112 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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73 Metascore

In a small French colony, a drunken man kills someone. While a guillotine is being shipped in, he changes, becoming a good and popular man.

Director: Patrice Leconte | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Daniel Auteuil, Emir Kusturica, Michel Duchaussoy

Votes: 4,815 | Gross: $3.06M

19. En solitaire (2013)

101 min | Adventure, Drama, Sport

6.4
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It tells the story of Yann Kermadec whose dreams suddenly come true when he has to replace the DCNS star skipper at the last minute before the start of the Vendée Globe (a round-the-world ... See full summary »

Director: Christophe Offenstein | Stars: François Cluzet, Samy Seghir, Virginie Efira, Guillaume Canet

Votes: 1,594

20. Medea (1988 TV Movie)

76 min | Drama

7.2
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84 Metascore

Medea is in Corinth with Jason and their two young sons. King Kreon wants to reward Jason for his exploits: he gives the hand of his daughter, Glauce, to Jason as well as the promise of the... See full summary »

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Udo Kier, Kirsten Olesen, Henning Jensen, Solbjørg Højfeldt

Votes: 2,429 | Gross: $0.02M

21. The Wackiest Ship in the Army (1960)

Approved | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, War

6.3
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Lieutenant Rip Crandall is hoodwinked into taking command of the "Wackiest Ship in the Navy" - a real garbage scow with a crew of misfits who don't know a jib from a jigger. What none of ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Murphy | Stars: Jack Lemmon, Ricky Nelson, John Lund, Chips Rafferty

Votes: 1,509

22. Kon-Tiki (1950)

Approved | 77 min | Documentary

8.0
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A documentary about the Kon-Tiki expedition of the Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl.

Director: Thor Heyerdahl | Stars: Thor Heyerdahl, Herman Watzinger, Erik Hesselberg, Knut Haugland

Votes: 1,820

23. The Rover (1967)

103 min | Adventure, Drama, History

7.2
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A former counterrevolutionary pirate befriends a mentally ill young woman and this in turn leads to tragedy when she falls in love with a French naval officer.

Director: Terence Young | Stars: Anthony Quinn, Rosanna Schiaffino, Rita Hayworth, Richard Johnson

Votes: 290

24. Alye parusa (1961)

88 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

7.3
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A little girl Assol met a wizard and it has been foretold: "... it will be a fine sunny day when a beautiful ship under scarlet sail comes and the noble prince will take you away from here.... See full summary »

Director: Aleksandr Ptushko | Stars: Anastasiya Vertinskaya, Vasiliy Lanovoy, Yelena Cheremshanova, Aleksandr Lupenko

Votes: 376

25. Colossus and the Headhunters (1963)

79 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

1.7
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Maciste and his people flee their volcano-ravaged island. They end up caught in between two warring tribes.

Director: Guido Malatesta | Stars: Kirk Morris, Laura Brown, Demeter Bitenc, Frank Leroy

Votes: 503

26. The Ra Expeditions (1971)

G | 96 min | Documentary

7.6
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Documentary of the Ra expedition organized by Thor Heyerdahl, which crossed the Atlantic Ocean in a papyrus boat in 1969 and 1970.

Directors: Lennart Ehrenborg, Thor Heyerdahl | Stars: Norman Baker, Roscoe Lee Browne, Abdullah Dilbrine, Santiago Geneves

Votes: 217

27. Nancy Drew: Sea of Darkness (2015 Video Game)

E10+ | Adventure, Mystery

8.2
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Teen detective Nancy Drew investigates the disappearance of the captain of the Icelandic ship "Heerlijkheid".

Director: Tim Burke | Stars: Lani Minella, Katherine Grant-Suttie, Billie Wildrick, Gene Thorkildsen

Votes: 11

28. Donald Duck Visits Lake Titicaca (1942)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.1
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Donald is visiting South America, where he is first overcome by altitude sickness. He spends some time in the picturesque market. Then he take a llama up into the mountains, with exciting results.

Director: Bill Roberts | Stars: Clarence Nash, Fred Shields

Votes: 173

29. Racing Around the World Alone (2010)

52 min | Documentary

6.7
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The story of the 2008/2009 Vendée Globe race. 30 skippers embark on a quest to be the fastest to sail 27000 miles around the world, non stop, without assistance and alone on 60 foot ... See full summary »

Directors: Ingrid Johansson, Benjamin Rouse | Stars: David Kinsman, Boissieres Arnaud, Unai Basurko, Yannick Bestaven

Votes: 10

30. Kabayo Kids (1990)

Action, Comedy

4.5
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This is the story of three men named Pamboy, Nanding and Fando who works as Kutsero, Jockey and Panday. They stumble into a crime committed by a big crime syndicate headed by Red Devil.

Director: Tony Y. Reyes | Stars: Tito Sotto, Vic Sotto, Joey de Leon, Ritchie D'Horsie

Votes: 6

31. Badjao: The Sea Gypsies (1957)

100 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.2
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A must for all Filipino movie goers. A real treat.

Director: Lamberto V. Avellana | Stars: Rosa Rosal, Tony Santos, Leroy Salvador, Joseph de Cordova

Votes: 23

32. The Magic of David Copperfield 10: The Bermuda Triangle (1988 TV Special)

49 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.9
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This is the 10th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Lisa Hartman and then presented by David Copperfield himself, from a huge triangular platform floating on the Atlantic ... See full summary »

Directors: David Copperfield, Gary Halvorson | Stars: David Copperfield, Lisa Hartman, Dawn Marie Swatchick

Votes: 19

33. Nancy Drew: Ransom of the Seven Ships (2009 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Mystery

8.2
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Teen detective Nancy Drew searches for buried treasure on a remote island in the Bahamas in order to meet the ransom demand after her best friend is kidnapped.

Director: Tim Burke | Stars: Lani Minella, Jonah Von Spreecken, Chiara Motley, Jennifer Pratt

Votes: 31

34. Nancy Drew: Danger on Deception Island (2003 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Mystery

8.7
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Teen detective Nancy Drew travels to the Pacific Northwest and investigates after a whale-watching tour boat is vandalized.

Director: Max Holechek | Stars: Lani Minella, Alisa Murray, Jena Cane, Wayne Rawley

Votes: 48

35. Aussie Assault (1984)

82 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography

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Australian sport documentary about the first ever winning of the America's Cup by a non-US country. Shows the background story of the preparation, design, construction, testing, and trials ... See full summary »

Director: Harvey Spencer | Stars: Ray Barrett, John Bertrand, Alan Bond, Bob Hawke

36. Awolnation: The Documentary (2015 TV Movie)

Music

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Awolnation - The Documentary captures Aaron Bruno during his first performance in South America, 3 years after the release of Megalithic Symphony and on the verge of the release of his ... See full summary »

Director: Alistair Clifton | Stars: Aaron Bruno, Kenny Carkeet, Greg Hammer, Eric Stenman

37. Stories Sarah Tells (2013)

5 min | Animation, Short

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This whimsical, playful short film pays tribute to director, screenwriter and actress Sarah Polley

Director: Ann Marie Fleming | Star: Ann Marie Fleming

38. Discoverer (2009)

44 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure

8.3
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Discoverer is a documentary about the British Army Antarctic Expedition. It follows their progress starting with a crossing of the notorious Drake Passage to the Antarctic Peninsula, where ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Carey | Stars: Richard Appleby, Steve Ayres, Martin Carey, Rob Duke

Votes: 29

39. Mutiny Ain't Nice (1938)

6 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

7.2
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Captain Popeye must hide Olive Oyl, an accidental stowaway on a ship filled with sailors who believe women are a jinx.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Stars: Jack Mercer, Mae Questel

Votes: 60

40. Croquis de mer (2016)

5 min | Short

6.6
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A tranquil shore on the French Riviera. A white sail on the horizon, the tide lapping the beach, the chirp of cicadas. But soon, the serenity is broken...

Director: Patrick Müller

Votes: 8

41. Buried Treasure (1925)

X | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.9
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The gang has a paddle-wheel sloop in L.A.'s harbor. They chat with an old sea captain who shows them a treasure map. Joe copies the map looking over the salt's shoulder, then the gang ... See full summary »

Votes: 63

42. Island Windjammers (1956)

Approved | 8 min | Documentary, Short, Sport

6.0
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This Sportscope features the annual Out Island Regatta held annually in the Bahamas.

Director: Howard Winner | Stars: André Baruch, Spence Burton, Thomas Daniel Knox, J. Linton Rigg

Votes: 20

43. Dudley's Raft (2008)

30 min | Short, Drama

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Director: Robert Matthews | Stars: Willie C. Carpenter, Patrick Thomas Gorman, Stephen Howard, Joseph McKelheer

44. Bermuda Cockleshells (1957)

Approved | 8 min | Short, Sport

5.6
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This "Sportscope" series entry chronicles a race for a special class of yachts called 'Bermuda fitted dinghys.'

Director: Harry W. Smith | Star: Peter Roberts

Votes: 27

45. Stretti al vento - Storie di navigazioni in solitario (2009)

Documentary

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Little-huge human odysseys told by the most important Italian solitary sailors, stars of the national and international maritime scene, with different ages, sex, ideas and navigation aims.

Directors: Francesco Del Grosso, Daniele Guarnera | Stars: Matteo Miceli, Piero Pieroni

46. 14 Augustus (2007)

97 min | Adventure

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Directors: Casper Eskes, Camille van Velzen | Stars: Celine Alkemade, Chris Miranda-Lameij, Milou Pet, Roos van der Zwan

47. Le bateau (1961 TV Short)

8 min | Short, Family

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Director: Jean-Claude Bergeret | Stars: François Roy, Guillaume Roy, Pascal Roy, Patricia Saint-Georges

48. Bahrain Videoscape: Dhow Sailing (2010)

1 min | Documentary, Short

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Short film about the Arab dhow.

Director: Peter Ringgaard

49. Nova (1974– )
Episode: Bigger Than T. Rex (2014)

TV-PG | 53 min | Documentary, Biography

7.2
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A team of palaeontologists led by Nizar Ibrahim go in search of Spinosaurus, a giant meat eater believed to be even larger than Tyrannosaurus rex.

Director: Chad Cohen | Stars: Peter Dodson, Nizar Ibrahim, Matt Lamanna, Christiano Dal Sasso

Votes: 98

50. MythBusters (2003– )
Episode: Pirate Special (2007)

TV-PG | 120 min | Documentary, Mystery, Reality-TV

7.7
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The myth busters explore the perils of those poor hapless pirates; cannonballs, shrapnel,eye patches, rum and dirty clothes.

Directors: Alice Dallow, Tabitha Lentle | Stars: Jamie Hyneman, Adam Savage, Tory Belleci, Grant Imahara

Votes: 102