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1. Up (2009)

PG | 96 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.3
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88 Metascore

To avoid being taken away to a nursing home, an old widower tries to fly his home to Paradise Falls, South America, along with a boy scout who accidentally lifted off with him.

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

Votes: 535,789

2. 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.

Writers: Patrick O'Brian, Peter Weir, John Collee | Director: Peter Weir | Stars: Russell Crowe, Paul Bettany, Billy Boyd, James D'Arcy

Votes: 155,292

3. 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.

Writers: Peter Rader, David Twohy | Director: Kevin Reynolds | Stars: Kevin Costner, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Dennis Hopper, Tina Majorino

Votes: 128,650

4. 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.

Writers: Petter Skavlan, Allan Scott | Directors: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg | Stars: Pål Sverre Hagen, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Gustaf Skarsgård, Odd Magnus Williamson

Votes: 28,963

5. The Pirate Fairy (2014)

G | 78 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

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.

Writers: Jeffrey M. Howard, Kate Kondell, John Lasseter, Peggy Holmes, Roberts Gannaway, Lorna Cook, Craig Gerber | Director: Peggy Holmes | Stars: Mae Whitman, Christina Hendricks, Tom Hiddleston, Lucy Liu

Votes: 8,310

6. 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.

Writers: Charles Gieg Jr., Felix Sutton, Todd Robinson | Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Caroline Goodall, John Savage, Scott Wolf

Votes: 16,802

7. 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 »

Writers: Anita Shreve, Alice Arlen, Christopher Kyle | Director: Kathryn Bigelow | Stars: Catherine McCormack, Sean Penn, Sarah Polley, Elizabeth Hurley

Votes: 7,207

8. Knife in the Water (1962)

Not Rated | 94 min | Drama

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.

Writers: Jakub Goldberg, Roman Polanski, Jerzy Skolimowski | Director: Roman Polanski | Stars: Leon Niemczyk, Jolanta Umecka, Zygmunt Malanowicz, Anna Ciepielewska

Votes: 13,436

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

PG | 90 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.2
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Three women makes 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 »

Writers: Stewart Harding, Jean LaFleur, David Preston, Edith Rey, Daniel Goldberg, Len Blum | Director: Lamont Johnson | Stars: Peter Strauss, Molly Ringwald, Ernie Hudson, Andrea Marcovicci

Votes: 3,459

10. The Boat (2011–2013)

Adventure, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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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.

Creators: Iván Escobar, Álex Pina | Stars: Juanjo Artero, Mario Casas, Blanca Suárez, Irene Montalà

Votes: 1,966

11. The Wackiest Ship in the Army (1960)

Approved | 99 min | Comedy, War

6.2
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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 »

Writers: Richard Murphy, Herbert H. Margolis, William Raynor, Herbert Carlson | Director: Richard Murphy | Stars: Jack Lemmon, Ricky Nelson, John Lund, Chips Rafferty

Votes: 1,323

12. Turning Tide (2013)

101 min | Adventure, Drama, Sport

6.3
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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 »

Writers: Jean Cottin, Christophe Offenstein, Frédéric Petitjean, Pierre Marcel, Marc Guilbert | Director: Christophe Offenstein | Stars: François Cluzet, Samy Seghir, Virginie Efira, Guillaume Canet

Votes: 1,065

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 »

Creator: Cyril Abraham | Stars: Peter Gilmore, Jessica Benton, Howard Lang, Mary Webster

Votes: 443

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.

Writers: Zack Snyder, Alex Tse | Directors: Daniel DelPurgatorio, Mike Smith | Stars: Gerard Butler, Cam Clarke, Siobhan Flynn, Jared Harris

Votes: 4,218

15. 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.

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

Votes: 1,564

16. The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant (2005 TV Mini-Series)

R | 480 min | Drama

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

Stars: Jack Davenport, Alex O'Loughlin, Sam Neill, Tony Martin

Votes: 1,780

17. 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 »

Writers: Euripides, Carl Theodor Dreyer, Lars von Trier, Preben Thomsen | Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Udo Kier, Kirsten Olesen, Henning Jensen, Solbjørg Højfeldt

Votes: 2,179

18. The Widow of Saint-Pierre (2000)

R | 112 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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72 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.

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

Votes: 4,526

19. 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.

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

Votes: 474

20. 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 »

Writers: Alexander Grin, Aleksei Nagornyj, Aleksandr Yurovsky | Director: Aleksandr Ptushko | Stars: Anastasiya Vertinskaya, Vasiliy Lanovoy, Yelena Cheremshanova, Aleksandr Lupenko

Votes: 308

21. 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.

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

Votes: 464

22. Discoverer (2009)

44 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure

8.5
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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 »

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

Votes: 27

23. 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 »

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

Votes: 21

24. Der Untergang der Pamir (2006 TV Movie)

180 min | Action, Drama

6.2
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The Story of the German Sail-School Ship Pamir that sunk in a hurricane.

Writer: Fritz Müller-Scherz | Director: Kaspar Heidelbach | Stars: Klaus J. Behrendt, Jan Josef Liefers, Dietmar Bär, Karlos Klaumannsmoller

Votes: 155

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

E | Adventure, Mystery

8.9
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Teen detective Nancy Drew travels to the Pacific Northwest and investigates after a whale-watching tour boat is vandalized.

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

Votes: 37

26. Badjao: The Sea Gypsies (1957)

100 min | Drama

6.7
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Hassan, the son of a tribe chief of the Badjao's, a pagan, sea-dwelling Filippino tribe, meets and falls for Bala-amai, the niece of the chief of the Moros, an Islamic, land-dwelling tribe.... See full summary »

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

Votes: 25

27. Racing Around the World Alone (2010)

52 min | Documentary

6.0
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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 »

Writers: John Curtis, Ingrid Johansson, Chad Oliver Nunn, Benjamin Rouse | Directors: Ingrid Johansson, Benjamin Rouse | Stars: David Kinsman, Boissieres Arnaud, Unai Basurko, Yannick Bestaven

Votes: 9

28. Kabayo Kids (1990)

Action, Comedy

3.8
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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.

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

Votes: 8

29. Donald Duck Visits Lake Titicaca (1955)

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.

Writers: Homer Brightman, Roy Williams | Director: Bill Roberts | Stars: Clarence Nash, Fred Shields

Votes: 165

30. 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.'

Writer: Earle Luby | Director: Harry W. Smith | Star: Peter Roberts

Votes: 28

31. Buried Treasure (1925)

Animation, Short, Comedy

6.8
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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: 62

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

E | Adventure, Mystery

8.3
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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.

Writers: Anne Collins, Robert Riedl, Cathy Roiter | Director: Tim Burke | Stars: Lani Minella, Jonah Von Spreecken, Chiara Motley, Jennifer Pratt

Votes: 22

33. Dudley's Raft (2008)

30 min | Short, Drama

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

34. Le bateau (1961 TV Short)

8 min | Short, Family

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

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 »

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

36. 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: 62

37. Island Windjammers (1956)

Approved | 8 min | Documentary, Short, Sport

5.9
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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: 21

38. 14 Augustus (2007)

97 min | Adventure

2.8
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Writers: Casper Eskes, Camille van Velzen | Directors: Casper Eskes, Camille van Velzen | Stars: Celine Alkemade, Chris Miranda-Lameij, Milou Pet, Roos van der Zwan

Votes: 5

39. Bahrain Videoscape: Dhow Sailing (2010)

1 min | Documentary, Short

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Short film about the Arab dhow.

Writer: Peter Ringgaard | Director: Peter Ringgaard

40. 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.

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

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

TV-PG | 53 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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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: 25

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

TV-PG | 120 min | Documentary, Mystery

7.4
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The myth busters explore the perils of those poor hapless pirates; cannonballs, shrapnel,eye patches, rum and dirty clothes.

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

Votes: 88

43. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)
Episode: Thar She Blows (1963)

30 min | Western

7.1
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Baylor no longer has enough animals to get across the Kansas prairie. He devises a unique way to propel his wagon but it invites ridicule. With only Lou believing in him, Baylor proposes a race to prove he is right.

Writer: Stephen Lord | Director: Tay Garnett | Stars: George Gobel, Evans Evans, Parley Baer, Don Haggerty

Votes: 7

44. Aladdin (1994–1995)
Episode: The Prophet Motive (1994)

TV-Y | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.0
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A thousand years ago, the cyclops (one-eyed giant) Fashum, who used his single 'eye of terror' to rob an immense treasure from a thousand caravans, was petrified by his brother Fasir, now a... See full summary »

Writer: Jan Strnad | Director: Toby Shelton | Stars: Scott Weinger, Jason Alexander, James Avery, Dan Castellaneta

Votes: 12

45. Man vs. Wild (2006– )
Episode: Western Pacific (2010)

TV-PG | Adventure, Reality-TV

7.5
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Bear gets dropped off shore in the shark infested waters of a deserted island new Papua New Guinea and wisely swims for shore. But he doesn't have the sense to stay on land and instead ... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas White

Votes: 22