Beach Movies to Binge

DATE: April 29, 2020

Being stuck at home doesn’t have to be boring! You can travel through your TV and enjoy a little family beach time from your couch. We’ve put together a list of our favorite family-friendly beach movies to binge to give you a taste of vacation.

Moana (2016)
The film Moana takes your family through the journey of a 16-year-old girl, Moana, who saves her village and their beach while enduring obstacles throughout the ocean.
Available on Amazon Prime and Disney Plus
Rated: PG

Finding Nemo (2003)
A father is on the search for his son, Nemo, after being captured by fishermen and meets a forgetful fish, named Dory, along the way. The two fish will stop at nothing to find his son.
Available on Amazon Prime and Disney Plus
Rated: G

Finding Dory (2016)
Can’t get enough of that forgetful fish, Dory, in Finding Nemo? Follow her journey as she searches for her long-lost parents. The true meaning of family is discovered along the way!
Available on Amazon Prime and Disney Plus
Rated: PG

The Little Mermaid (1989)
Become a part of this mermaid’s world. She has a price to pay in order to become a human and find love.
Available on Amazon Prime and Disney Plus
Rated: G

Teen Beach Movie (2013)
Get ready to go back in time in this beach movie musical based in the 1960s. Two teen surfers travel to a dimensional world while surfing a wave.
Available on Amazon Prime and Disney Plus
Rated: PG

Gidget (1959)
This 50s classic introduces the world to the eponymously named Gidget. Summer love, surf lessons and acceptance keep Gidget having fun, all vacation long.
Available on Amazon Prime
Rated: PG

Flipper (1996)
Your favorite dolphin is here to help a young teen enjoy a summer vacation with this uncle. Flipper’s flips and squeaks will have the whole family feeling good.
Available on Amazon Prime and YouTube
Rated: PG

Endless Summer (1966)
Big waves, big adventure and big drama make for an amazing ride. This classic documentary introduced surf culture to a broader audience and inspired many to chase the big waves.
Available on Amazon Prime and YouTube
Rated: PG

Oceans (2010)
Explore what’s below the surface in this stunningly shot documentary from Disneynature. Learn the important role water plays in both the lives of humans and the creatures of the deep.
Available on Netflix and Amazon
Rated: G