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g_i_john
09-29-04, 01:58 AM
I really like sci-fi movies and also movies with a lot of ocean in it, can you guys help name any ocean-related films and only good sci-fi films as you can so I can rent them and maybe buy them. Here are some I already know about..

The Abyss-OCEAN

Solaris-OCEAN PLANET

Terminator 1, 2, 3

A.I.-OCEAN IN END SCENES

Waterworld-OCEAN

Star Wars trilogy

Alien quadrilogy

Minority REport

Event Horizon

Jaws-OCEAN

FinkPish
09-29-04, 02:15 AM
Dark City - The whole motivation behind the plot revolves around the ocean.

Sphere - Takes place underwater.

Gattaca - just great sci-fi, and has some swimming.

g_i_john
09-29-04, 03:47 AM
Open Water

Titanic

flashburn
09-29-04, 06:47 AM
The Passion of the Christ





Oceans 11

AGuyNamedMike
09-29-04, 08:01 AM
Originally posted by flashburn
The Passion of the Christ

Oceans 11

:rolleyes:



In the spirit of not threadcrapping:

Deep Blue Sea
Leviathan
Deep Star Six
Deep Rising
Ghost Ship
Virus
Orca

John-In-VA
09-29-04, 11:35 AM
Poseidon Adventure
Master and Commander
The Perfect Storm

masbrad
09-29-04, 11:48 AM
Not really sure what you mean by "ocean" movies.

So here it goes not my "favorites" per se but ones I can thinnk of that have not been mentioned.

Surfing related:
Blue Crush--girl surfer movie
Blue Horizon--great surfing documentary
Boys of Summer-surfing the best spots around the world

Thrillers:
The Deep--a decent thriller by writer Peter Benchley
The Island--anotherr Benchley
Dead calm
Liferaft--Hitchcock decent movie about a ship sunk and people who survived on the raft

Sailing or boating:
White Squall--school out at sea
The Wind --sailing movie
Master and Commander
Treasure Island
any of a dozen Pirate related movies do an IMDB on "pirate"


Misc:
The Big Blue--Luc Besson deep water diving movie
any of a dozen Jacques Cousteau documentaries

Sci-Fi and Fantasy: (with Oceans)
Splash--Darryl Hannah as a mermaid
the Abysss
Sphere
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Doctor Doolittle-w/Rex Harrison
Leviathan
Find Nemo
Little Mermaid
Godzilla
deep Star Six





Ocean animals:

Free Willy
Jaws I, Jaws II
Orca
The Beast
Deep Blue Sea
Moby Dick

Ocean war movies: hundreds but here is a few

Tora Tora Tora--Pearl Harbor done right
Midway
South Pacific
The Vikings
Das Boot



Thats it for now have to get back to work

taa455
09-29-04, 04:07 PM
A couple I thought of:

Perfect Storm
Poseidon Adventure
Star Trek 4
Whale Rider
Pirates of the Caribbean

don't know if these have been mentioned yet.

Green Jello
09-29-04, 05:45 PM
Cast Away (Sci-Fi, not Ocean) ;)

Mountain Biker
09-29-04, 05:53 PM
California Dreaming
Point Break
Under the Board Walk
Jaws 2
The Endless Summer

tommyp007
09-29-04, 05:55 PM
Originally posted by FinkPish


Sphere - Takes place underwater.




True, but he said GOOD films. ;)


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