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The Best Movies With Sea in the Title

Updated April 20, 2020 940 votes 100 voters 14.5k views103 items

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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with sea in the name? This list ranks the best movies with sea in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with sea in the name? If you like scary shark movies, then you probably enjoyed Deep Blue Sea when it came out in 1999. Starring actors like Samuel L. Jackson, It's definitely one of those films you'll always watch when it's on TV. There are probably one or two movies with sea in the title that you instantly think of, but you might be surprised how many others there are too as you scroll through this list.

This ranked poll of films with sea in the title includes classic movies like 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea and even animated features like The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea. Don't forget that this list is interactive, meaning you can vote the film names up or down depending on much you liked each movie that has the word sea in it.
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  • 1
    The Sea Chase
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    The Sea Chase

    John Wayne, Lana Turner

    Released1955

    Directed byJohn Farrow

    The Sea Chase is a 1955 World War II drama film starring John Wayne and Lana Turner, David... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    The Sea Hawk
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    The Sea Hawk

    Errol Flynn, Claude Rains

    Released1940

    Directed byMichael Curtiz

    The Sea Hawk is a 1940 American Warner Bros. feature film starring Errol Flynn as an English... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea
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    The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea

    Clancy Brown, Buddy Hackett

    Released2000

    Directed byJim Kammerud

    The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea is a 2000 Disney animated feature film and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
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    Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters

    Alexandra Daddario, Logan Lerman

    Released2013

    Directed byThor Freudenthal

    The son of Poseidon and his friends head into the Sea of Monsters to find the mythical Golden... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
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    Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea

    Barbara Eden, Joan Fontaine

    Released1961

    Directed byIrwin Allen

    Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea is an American science fiction film, produced and directed by... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
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    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

    Kirk Douglas, Peter Lorre

    Released1954

    Directed byRichard Fleischer

    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is a 1954 American Technicolor adventure film starring Kirk... more on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster
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    Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster

    Hideyo Amamoto, Akihiko Hirata

    Released1966

    Directed byJun Fukuda

    Godzilla vs. The Sea Monster ゴジラ・エビラ・モスラ 南海の大決闘 Gojira, Ebira, Mosura Nankai no Daikettō) is a... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    The Deep Blue Sea
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    The Deep Blue Sea

    Vivien Leigh, Kenneth More

    Released1955

    Directed byAnatole Litvak

    The Deep Blue Sea is a 1955 British drama film directed by Anatole Litvak, starring Vivien... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Sea of Love
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    Sea of Love

    Al Pacino, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released1989

    Directed byHarold Becker

    Sea of Love is a 1989 thriller film directed by Harold Becker, written by Richard Price, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 10
    Deep Blue Sea
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    Deep Blue Sea

    Samuel L. Jackson, LL Cool J

    Released1999

    Directed byRenny Harlin

    Deep Blue Sea is a 1999 science fiction horror film, starring Saffron Burrows, Thomas Jane, LL... more on Wikipedia

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  • 11
    Out to Sea
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    Out to Sea

    Jack Lemmon, Dyan Cannon

    Released1997

    Directed byMartha Coolidge

    Out to Sea is a 1997 romantic comedy film starring Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Rue... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Swept from the Sea
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    Swept from the Sea

    Rachel Weisz, Ian McKellen

    Released1998

    Directed byBeeban Kidron

    Swept from the Sea is a 1997 American drama film directed by Beeban Kidron and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Song of the Sea
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    Song of the Sea

    Margarida Cardoso, Aurora Duarte

    Released1952

    Directed byAlberto Cavalcanti

    Song of the Sea is a 1952 Brazilian drama film directed by Alberto Cavalcanti. It was entered... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    The Sea Hawk
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    The Sea Hawk

    Wallace Beery, Milton Sills

    Released1924

    Directed byFrank Lloyd

    The Sea Hawk is a 1924 American silent film about an English noble sold into slavery who... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    The Old Man and the Sea
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    The Old Man and the Sea

    Spencer Tracy, Tony Rosato

    Released1958

    Directed byHenry King, Fred Zinnemann, John Sturges

    The Old Man and the Sea is a Warnercolor 1958 film starring Spencer Tracy, in a portrayal for... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    The Sailor Who Fell from Grace with the Sea
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    The Sailor Who Fell from Grace with the Sea

    Kris Kristofferson, Sarah Miles

    Released1976

    Directed byLewis John Carlino

    The Sailor Who Fell from Grace with the Sea is a 1976 film starring Kris Kristofferson and... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Down To the Sea in Ships
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    Down To the Sea in Ships

    Richard Widmark, Dean Stockwell

    Released1949

    Directed byHenry Hathaway

    Down to the Sea in Ships is a 1949 seafaring drama directed by Henry Hathaway, starring... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
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    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

    Noble Johnson, Matt Moore

    Released1916

    Directed byStuart Paton

    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is a 1916 silent film directed by Stuart Paton. The film's... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    The Witch Who Came from the Sea
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    The Witch Who Came from the Sea

    Millie Perkins, Lonny Chapman

    Released1976

    Directed byMatt Cimber

    The Witch Who Came From the Sea is a 1976 American horror film directed by Matt Cimber and... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    The Sea Wolf
    5
    3

    The Sea Wolf

    Edward G. Robinson, Ida Lupino

    Released1941

    Directed byMichael Curtiz

    The Sea Wolf is a 1941 American black-and-white film adaptation of Jack London's novel The Sea... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Beyond the Sea
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    Beyond the Sea

    Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth

    Released2004

    Directed byKevin Spacey

    Beyond the Sea is a 2004 American biographical film based on the life of singer/actor Bobby... more on Wikipedia

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  • 22
    Volcanoes of the Deep Sea
    Volcanoes of the Deep Sea is a 2003 documentary film directed by Stephen Low in the IMAX... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    It Came from Beneath the Sea
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    It Came from Beneath the Sea

    Faith Domergue, Kenneth Tobey

    Released1955

    Directed byRobert Gordon

    It Came from Beneath the Sea is a 1955 American black-and-white science fiction and giant... more on Wikipedia

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  • 24
    In the Heart of the Sea
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    In the Heart of the Sea

    Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy

    Released2015

    Directed byRon Howard

    In the Heart of the Sea is a 2015 American biographical thriller film directed by Ron Howard.... more on Wikipedia

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  • 25
    Song of the Sea
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    Song of the Sea

    Brendan Gleeson, Fionnula Flanagan

    Released2014

    Directed byTomm Moore

    Song of the Sea is a 2014 Irish animated fantasy film by Cartoon Saloon that is directed by... more on Wikipedia