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National Geographic 62 Days At Sea
9 of our favorite lost-at-sea movies
In honor of her heroism and harrowing story, I tried to put myself in her terrible, waterlogged shoes. First, I know nothing about sailing. Tami had no chance of rescue and needed to sail herself to safety. I would never be able to do that, with or without Sam Claflin as a love interest. If I remember correctly, Pi survives mainly by cowering in a minature raft he floats on to hide from the tiger.
Skip navigation! Story from Movies. The Little Mermaid would have you believe the ocean floor is a nonstop party , where crabs sing and fish play the clarinet. Unfortunately, nature's not as friendly in real life. The film 47 Meters Down, out this Friday, will do a good job of shattering any lingering childhood illusions of vegetarian sharks or musical crustaceans. The movie starts, as so many aquatic-themed horror movies do, with a "fun activity. Plot twist: The tank detaches from the boat and floats to the bottom of the ocean, where the sisters contend with circling sharks and a dwindling oxygen supply.
This list is water-tight and full of wonderful lost at sea movies, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best lost at sea movies offer adventure as they showcase the lead characters' will to survive and capture the might and power of the open ocean. Lost at sea films often feature one man's journey, but some of the best overboard movies include star-studded casts. A few of the greatest lost at sea films are even based on true stories. What films will you find on this best lost at sea movies list? Titanic has everything that movie fans look for in a great film.
Martin Sheen starred in a made-for-television remake in Rough seas, raw skin, rations and lots and lots of rowing. Released in , a big year for lost-at-sea survival films, this Canadian import from director Shandi Mitchell about six men fighting for their lives in the North Atlantic takes a decidedly different approach than its peers, focusing more on storytelling than gimmicks and special effects. While it technically is a movie about being set adrift in the middle of the great blue nowhere — the plot involves a polytheistic Indian teen who, following a shipwreck that claims the lives of his entire family, becomes stranded on a lifeboat in the middle of the Pacific for days in the company of a ravenous Bengal tiger named Richard Parker — the ocean-bound setting is more or less a vehicle for feel-goody musings on faith, spirituality and the power of storytelling. The phosphorescent whale breach scene is worth the price of admission alone. Seriously, never before in cinema history has a luxury cruise liner been quite so nightmarish.
Sign in. Not Rated min Action, Drama, History. Admiral Yi Sun-sin faces a tough challenge when he is forced to defend his nation with just 13 battleships against Japanese enemy ships in the Battle of Myeongryang. R min Action, Fantasy. Greek general Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy. PG min Action, Adventure, Drama. 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.
Based on a true story and set in , the film stars Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin as a couple who are stranded in the middle of the Pacific Ocean after a hurricane , and must find their way to Hawaii with a damaged boat and no radio. Adrift was released in the United States on June 1, by STXfilms and received mixed reviews from critics, who praised Woodley's performance and the cinematography but criticized the familiar narrative. Tami screams in anguish and it is revealed that she is all alone, with no ships or land in sight. Five months before the hurricane, Tami arrives in Tahiti on board the schooner Sofia and meets Richard Sharp, a British sailor. Richard invites Tami for dinner aboard his boat Mayaluga. During dinner, Richard reveals that he has experienced hallucinations after days at sea. She spots the lost dinghy with Richard clinging to it and tries to sail the ship towards him to no avail.