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Take a Break from the Heat with these Sea-Themed Film Selections

Beach Movies

1965Beach Blanket Bingo DVD 10337
50s teen idols Annette Funicello and Frankie Avalon star in this camp classic. Get ready for retro swimwear galore and cheesy special effects as the “Beach Party Gang” embarks on an absurd adventure.

1966Endless Summer DVD 10265
This classic surf documentary follows two American surfers as they travel around the world, chasing warm weather and waves. Enjoy the gorgeous visuals and the fun surf rock soundtrack.

1975Jaws DVD 98
If you’re looking for a scarier seaside experience, sink your teeth into this tightly paced horror classic, in which a massive great white shark terrorizes vacationers in a picturesque Northeastern resort town.

2001Y Tu Mamá También DVD 454
Take a road trip to Boca del Cielo beach alongside two teenage friends, Diego and Tenoch, and their alluring travelling companion, Luisa, with this nuanced tale of exploration and change.

2003Finding Nemo DVD 836
Enjoy the gorgeous animation of this deep-sea adventure about a young clownfish named Nemo, who is separated from his family and must find his way home.

2004The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou DVD 5101
Wes Anderson whimsy, Portuguese-language acoustic David Bowie covers, and big name stars, like Bill Murray and Cate Blanchett come together in this homage to underwater explorer Jacques Cousteau.

2009Undertow [Contracorriente] DVD 8696
Set in a tiny Peruvian coastal village, this film explores themes of sexuality and identity through the story of Miguel, a young fisherman, haunted by the ghost of his drowned lover, Santiago.