List Of Mermaid Movies/TV Shows/Cartoons/Anime
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I've made up a list of everything I could find with mermaids and here it is feel free to add to it anytime.
1. Splash (1984) Director: Ron Howard Cast: Tom Hanks; Daryl Hannah; John Candy
2. Divine Madness (1980) Director:Michael Ritchie w/Bette Midler
4.She Creature (1955)
5.Beach Blanket Bingo Director: William Asher Cast:
Annette Funicello; Frankie Avalon, Marta Kristen; Linda Evans
6. My Life As A Fairy Tale:Hans Christian Andersen (2001) USA
7. The Little Mermaid
8. Night Tide (1961) with Linda Lawson and Dennis Hopper.
9. Ineo Gongiu
10. Sea People 1999 USA Director:Vic Sarin Cast: Hume Cronym;Joan Gregson;Tegan Moss
11. Barbie Fairytopia: Mermaidia
12.Secret of Roan Inish (1994) Director: John Sayles
13. The Shirley Temple Show The Little Mermaid
14. Fairy Tale Princess Collection The Little Mermaid
15.Dagon Spain. Director:Stuart Gordon
16. Mermaid (2000)
17. Peter Pan
18. Mermaid In A Manhole a.k.a. Za giniipiggu4:Manhorunonaka no ningyo
19.Rusalochka (1976) Soivet Union/Bulgaria Director:Vladmir Bychkov
20. The Mermaid (1904)
21. Mermaids (1990) USA Director:Richard Benjamin Cast: Cher; Winona Ryder; Bob Hoskins; Christina Ricci
22. I've Heard The Mermaids Singing (1987) Canadian Director:Patricia Rozema
23. Missippi Mermaid (1969) a.k.a. La Sirene du Mississippi Director:Francois Truffaut Cast:
Jean-Paul Belmondo;Catherine Deneuve
24.Tarzan And The Mermaids (1948) Director: Robert Florey with Johnny Weissmuller
25. The Little Mermaid (1976)
26. Wire In The Blood: The Mermaids Singing
27. Mermaid Forest vol. 1
Quest For Death
28. Mermaid Forest vol. 2
29. Mermaid Forest vol.3 Unquenchable
30. Mermaid Forest vol. 4 Unending Night
31. Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1947) with Ann Blyth;William Powell Director:Sebastian Gutierrez
32. Million Dollar Mermaid (1952) a.k.a. The One Piece Bathing Suit Director:Mervyn LeRoy Cast: Esther Williams; Victor Mature; Walter Pidgeon
33. The Little Mermaid II: Return To The Sea (2000) USA
34. Hook (1991) USA Director: Steven Speilberg Cast: Robin Williams: Dustin Hoffman; Julia Roberts; Maggie Smith; Bob Hoskins
36. The Mermaid Chair
37. The Thirteenth Year (1999) USA Director:Dwayne Dunham
38. Big Blue
39. Lady In The Water
40. Dora The Explorer:Dora Saves The Mermaids
41. Splash, Too (1988) USA Director: Greg Antonacci with Amy Yasbeck
42.Hans Christian Andersen Little Mermaid
43. Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire
44.Lucky Me (2007) with Debra Messing
45. The Mermaid (1967)
46.Mermaid S.O.S. (2004) Israeli 2 minute animated cartoon
47.Last Resort a.k.a. National Lampoon's Last Resort or National Lampoon's Scuba School
48. Mad ABout Men (1954) UK Director: Ralph Thomas with Glynnis Johns
49. Mexican Mermaid (1970s)
50.Mermaids Illustrated (1993)
51. The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Undersea Adventure
52. The Little Mermaid (1992)
53. Kids Klassics Vol. 5 The Little Mermaid & Friends Cartoon
54. Ren Yu Chuan Shuo (1994) Hong Kong a.k.a. Mermaid Got Married
56.Magic Island (1995) USA Director: Sam Irvin with Zachery Ty Bryan; French Stewart
57. Mermaid Melody Pichi Pichi Pitch Japanese Anime Series 32 episodes
58. Suzhou River
60. Analyze This
61.Acri (1996) Japan a.k.a. The Legend of Homo-Aquarellius Director:Tatuya Ishii
62.Dear Mr. Cash
63. Aqua Sex
65. Mermiads of Tiburon (1962) with Diane Webber Director:John Lamb
66.PAX Mermaids (2003)
67. By The Sea
68.Aladdin My Dear Disney Cartoon Movie
69. Neptune's Daughter (1914) with Annette Kellerman
70.Weeki Wachee Girls
71.Phra Apai Mani (2002) Thailand
72.Yu Mei Ren (1966) China
73.Acapilco Rock with Tatiama
La Sirene (1904) France Silent Movie Directed by and Starring George Melies
74.Pet Shop of Horrors
75. KO Beast Century
76.The Little Mermiad (1975) Japan
77. Blood Reign of the Yoma
78. Those Who Hunt Elves
79. Mermaid's Scar (1993) Japan
80.Jason And The Arognauts (1963)
81. The Glass Bottom Boat (1966) with Doris Day
82. Don't Give Up The Ship
83. Diver Dan 1960s Children's Show. I remember watching this growing up.
84. CHARMED A Witch's Tail 5th Season (2002)
85. Bewitched Samantha And the Loch Ness Monster with Elizabeth Montgomery, Agnes Moorehead, Dick Sargent 8th Season 1971
This is all I've had the time to add right now. I still have a lot more titles to add to this list.
I thought it would be useful to give all the info. I could find on the mermaid movies. The name of the Country is where it was originally filmed.
I'm glad that I finally got around to putting the list here for everyone else to see. I've been wanting to this for a real long time.
86. A Mermaid Called Aida (1996) India Director:Riyad Vinci Wadia Cast: Aida Banaji
87.Warszawska Syrena (1956) Poland a.k.a. Mermaid of Warsaw
88. L'Atlantide (1961) France/Italy Director: Frank Borzage (uncredited) and Edgar G. Ulmer
89.Dyesebel (Philippines) Cast: Charlene B. Gonzalez
90.Mai Amorska Vila (1975) Czechoslovakia
91.Koch Ajmy Syrenkiaki a.k.a. Love The Mermaids (1967) Director: Jan Ruthiewicz
92. Mermaid Rescue
93. Moon Over Miami (1991) a.k.a. Off And Running
94. Principles Of Lust
95.Brice de Nice (2001) France
96. Deep End (1971 88 min) a.k.a. Na Samym Dnie Poland (90 min.); Deep End West Germany/Spain 88 min.
97. A Ring of Endless Light (20020 with Mischa Barton
98. Sous le Sugne du Poisson (1991) French-Canadian version of Splash
98. Un Armor Distinto with Tatiana
99.Rusalochka (1968) Russia Russian version of The Little Mermaid
100. The Heart Of A Mermaid (1916) Cast: Mary Fuller USA Silent Black & White
101. A llha (1990) Portugal Director: Joaquim Leitao short English-language mermaid mystery
102. Local Hero (1983) UK Director: Bill Forsyth Cast: Burt Lancaster; Peter Riegert; Jenny Seagrove (mermaid); Dennis Lawson;Peter Capaldi
103. Luke and the Mermaids (1916) USA Silent Comedy Black & White Director:Hal Roach Cast: Bebe Daniels; Harold Lloyd; Snub Pollard
104.Mermaids (2003) USA Director: Ian Barry
105. Miranda (1948) UK Director:Ken Annakin Cast: Glynnis Johns (mermaid) Sequel:Mad About Men (1954)
106. Sirens of Atlantis (1948) USA Director: Gregg Tallas
107. Sirens (1994) Australia/UK Director:John Duigan Cast: Hugh Grant; Sam Neill; Tara Fitzgerald;Elle Macpherson; Portia DeRossi
108.The Little Mermaid III (2008) with Jodi Benson
109. Sahasa Veerudu Sagara Kanya (1996) India
110. Timeless Tales: The Little Mermaid (2007) 50 minutes
111. Pokemon: The Misty Mermaid (2000) Director: Michael Haigney and Jim Malone
112. The Vision of Escaflowne 26 part Japanese Anime Series
113. Contempt (1963) Director:Jean-Luc Godard Cast: Brigitte Bardot; Jack Palance; Fritz Lang
114. The Smurfs episode Crying Smurfs
115. The Little Mermaid TV Series
116. The Love Boat Mermaids 1985/86 Season 8 women sang and danced
117. Isaac and the Mermaids 4th Season 18th episode 1981
118. Roxy Hunter And the Myth of the Mermaid (2008)
119. Faerie Tale Theatre: The Little Mermaid (2004)
120. Mermaids Of The Cavern
121. Sea Fever: The Best Of The Mermaids
122.Dream Of A Mermaid
123. The Little Mermaid (1989) Limited Issue Director:Ron Clements; John Musker
124. Mermaids Fantasy (2007)
125. H20 Just Add Water
126. The Chronicles Of Narnia:Prince Caspian
127. Black Jack:Biohazard
128. The Smurfs episode
No Smurf Is An Island
Handy designs a submarine so he could visit Marina the Memaid 1986-87 Season episode 268
129. Andersen Douwa-Ningyo Hime (movie)
Andersen's Children's Story:The Mermaid Princess
La Petite Sirene (French)
La Sirenetta: La piu bella favola di Andersen (Italian)
Marina la Petite Sirene (French)
The Little Mermaid
plus two versions in Arabic and one in Japanese
130. Merlin NBC Mini-Series (1998) Cast: Sam Neill; Isabella Rosellini; Rutger Hauer; Martin Short; Miranda Richardson; Helena Bonham Carter
131. Oh! My Zombie Mermaid
132. Voyage To The Bottom Of The Sea The Mermaid episode 77 Season 3 1967 Diane Webber as the mermaid
133. Ecco with George Saunders is sold as a two movie set Ecco/Forbidden.
134. Hans Christian Andersen: The Fairy Tale The Little Mermaid and Other Stories 78 min. (2007)
135. The Daydreamer a Jules Bass and Arthur Rankin Animated Movie that has The Little Mermaid; The Emperor's New Clothes; Thumbelina and The Garden Of Paradise (1966) 99 min.
136. Finding Neverland (2004) 101 min. Director: Marc C. Forster Cast: JohnnY Depp; Kate Winslet; Julie Christie; Dustin Hoffman
137. Peter Pan-Return To Neverland
138. Peter Pan (1960) Mary Martin as Peter Pan
139. Peter Pan (1999) Cathy Rigby as Peter Pan
140. Marina The Little Mermaid
141. Saban's Adventures of The Little Mermaid
I found the movie Operation Mermaid (1963) Director:John Ainsworth Cast: Keenan Wynn; Mai Zetterling; Ronald Howard 73 min. a.k.a. Curse of San Michel; Pattern For Plunder;The Bay Of Saint Michel. And there was also the 1964 version Pattern For Plunder 90 min.
The movie is about some former Allied Commandos come back after WWII ends and search the Normandy Coast for Nazi Treasure. I was thinking that I shouldn't add either of these movies to the mermaid movie list since as far as I know they don't really have anything to do with mermaids the thing the 1963 movie Operation Mermaid has in common with mermaids is the word mermaid in the movie title.
This is turning out to be quite an extensive list about mermaids. I don't know how much more is out there about mermaids but I'll continue to add whatever I find to the list.
I guess I could also include the Boadway Play version of The Little Mermaid to this list as well even though I called this the List Of Mermaid Movies/TV Shows/Cartoons/Anime and didn't include Plays though if I include The Little Mermaid I guess I should also include all of the many different stage versions of Peter Pan too.
Though when I was originally trying to make up this list I didn't even think of counting any Broadway Plays like The Little Mermaid or Peter Pan or maybe that could even be a totally separate list from this one.
142. Siren of the Sea Silent Movie Annette Kellerman
143. A Daughter of the Gods (1916) Silent Movie Annette Kellerman
144. Queen of the Sea (1918) Silent Movie Annette Kellerman
145. Head (1968) The Monkees
146. Robot Chicken Season 2 episode 25 4/30/2006 Djinni Mermaid skit
147. Pekka ja Patka sammakkomiehina (1954) Finnish
148. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
149. Power Rangers: Lightspeed Rescue (2000)
150. Mahou Sentai MagiRanger (2005)
151. Dengeki Sentai Changeman (1985)
152. Hikari Sentai Maskman movie (1987)
153. Seriously Weird Harris and the Mermaid tv episode
154. Talk Dirty To Me III (1984)
The movie was originally pulled because the mermaid was played by the 16 year-old Traci Lords her scenes were deleted and then replaced with footage featuring Lisa Deleeuw as the mermaid
155. Talk Dirty To Me IV
Taija Rae played a mermaid
156. The edited version of Talk Dirty To Me is called The New Talk Dirty To Me Part III
157. BayWatch in the episode Rendezvous Marliece Andrada played a mermaid
158. In the Anime Bakugan, Klaus's guardian Bakugan, Sirenoid is a mermaid
159. Hong Kong Mermaid Movie
160. The Prince,The Witch & The Mermaid
161. Heart's Atlantis
162. Legend of Sudsakorn
163. My Mother the Mermaid
I'm totally blown away by the number of mermaid related movies I've found so far. When I first started doing the research to see how many different titles I would be able to find I never guessed it would be anywhere near this number. I guess there's still a ton of others I haven't discovered, yet.
When I first started this list originally I started with the ones I already knew of like Peter Pan, Hook, The Little Mermaid Trilogy, Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid, Splash, H20 Just Add Water, She Creature, the original 1955 version of She Creature among some others as well. Then I started finding a lot of titles that I've never heard of before. This has been a real learning experience for me finding all these different mermaid related titles and also a lot of fun in finding them too.
164. The Seventh Stream (2001) TV movie
165. The Enchantment Collection: Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid & Thumbelina Box Set
166. Visual Storytelling With Ianin McGaig 2: Cosmic Mermaid Character Design
167. Mother Nature: Orca Whales & Mermaid Tales
168. Lazlo's First Crush Cartoon Network
169. Legend of Heaven and Earth The Mermaid Episode 2 Part 1
170. Sanctuary First Episode
Sanctuary For All Part 1 Sci-Fi Channel
171. The Man From Atlantis was on NBC during the 1977/78 TV Season with Patrick Duffy the show only lasted for 17 episodes. Episode 13 The Siren. Mark (Patrick Duffy) has to save a Mermaid that was Mermaidnapped by a Pirate.
172. Sea Hunt The Legend of the Mermaid (1958)
173. SeaQuest DSV episode Abalon (1994)
174. My Bride is a Mermaid
175. Assoulto Amore episode 43
Sara (Dark Mermaid) sings her song to capture Mitsuki
176. Xena Princess Warrior Season 5 episode 15
Married With Fishsticks Gabrielle (Rene O'Connor) is hit on the head and falls into the sea where somehow she enters a strange parallel universe under the sea where she appears to be married to Hagar and have 3 Mer-children.
177. Easy to Love (1953) Two men compete for the love of a mermaid Director: Richard Thorpe Cast: Esther Williams,
178. Mala' morska' vila (1975)
179. Hercules:The Legendary Journeys Season 5 episode 18
Love on the Rocks
180. Sabrina The Teenage Witch 1999 movie Sabrina Down Under. Sabrina and a witch from England take a week long vacation where they try to help protect a hidden mermaid colony whose habitiat is threatened by Ocean Pollution and by a local Marine Biologist, Dr. Julian Martin determined to find the colony as his claim to fame.
181.National Lampoon's Animal House (1978) There's a scene in the movie where Goldfish swim inside the see-through breasts of a cut-out Mermaid at the bar
182.Vampire Princess Miyu: Season 1 Episode 15 Dream of the Mermaid (1997)
183. It's Punky Brewster! Animated Satuday Morning Cartoon Spin-Off episode Fish Story
184. Honey, I Shrunk the Kids episode She's Like a Fish out of Water Honey (1998)
185. Sirenita Y Otros Cuentros Spanish 2006 subtitled
How about "Sea Prince and the Fire Child"? It's not so much "Mermaid" as it is "Merfolk."
Snowychik Thanks for the suggestion, I had never heard of that one before but it can be added to the list since it does have Merfolk. Anyone else have more suggestions to add to the list?
187. Sea Prince and the Fire Child
188. Eve and the Merman This isn't exactly Mermaid either however it is Mer related and like #187 above it should be included in this list
189. The Private Lesson
190. Hot Dogs In Ibiza
191. The Sex Is Crazy
192. Fairy Tale Police Department: Case File #5
193. Two Bob Mermaid (1996)
194. A Mermaid Dance (1902)
195. A Massive Mermaid Movie
196. Mavis and the Mermaid
197. Mermaid & See Through the Lies (2002)
198. Bi bo xian lu (1960) Hong Kong A Mermaid's Love
199. Maid, Mermaids and More Maids (1919)
200. Barbie in A Mermaid Tale 2010 movie
201.The Seventh Stream a 2001 TV movie
Director: John Gray
I vaguely remember an eighties/early nineties cartoon about a mermaid who could get legs by drinking a potion and lost those legs when she got wet. Does anyone remember the name of that cartoon?
I have been trying for years to find a film featuring a Mermaid I saw when I was a child during the 80's. I think it's a fantasy movie when a guy walks along a beach and sees a Mermaid sitting on a rock combing her hair. She was topless and had big blonde hair and being a child it made a real impression on me. I would love to know what movie it was. It maybe an 80's movie or earlier, I don't think it was all about Mermaids, but I can't really remember anything else about it? Maybe someone here know it? Thanks
here are a couple others...
~Pirates of the Caribbean 3(on Stranger Tides)
Help me out please. In the 90s there was this cartoon on Cartoon Network with mermaid Sirrena and there was this guy with a crossbow as a bracelet on his arm. The whole cartoon was kinda gloomy and had some distinct graphics. All I can remember is that this guy was in a boat somewhere underground, i think. Can anyone help me remember? It bugs me for 2 weeks now. Thank you.
How is Merlin (NBC) a mermaid show? I don't remember the Lady in the Lake having anything mermaid-related.
That's a very good question & I'll tell you how it happened. Martin Short's character brings Sam Neill (Merlin) to Queen Mab's her secret underground hide away and they had to cross some kinda bridge and I did see some Mermaids swimming in the lake below. Because of that I thought I'd include it on the list. But to be honest, it's been a long time since I've actually seen the 1998 Merlin Mini-Series but I'm sure there is a scene in there with Mermaids. I know that there are Aqua Man Cartoons, however is a Merman and not a Mermaid. It wouldn't be from Sponge Bob Sqaure Pants, would it?? I know they had some Merman Cartoon episodes.
At least I think it could be Queen Mab's secret hide away. Because it has been awhile since I have watched my VHS copy of the Merlin Mini-Series.
i have a film i dnt no the title of it had a mermaid in it and i remember a young boy and treasure in the title i think im sure the young boy went into a book whilst being babysat and met anova boy. It has a beach on it aswel n its a kids film i used 2 rent in the 90s but its drivin me mad i cant think of the title help wud b much appreciated thanks x x
A pair of titles with mermaids in it are:
- Sabrina, Down Under: This made-for-TV movie features Melissa Joan Hart in her Sabrina Spellman character going to Australia and finding mermaids and mermen along the way.
- Another Gay Sequel: among all the bizarre things this film has, one is a merman who lives in a hotel pool who falls in love with one of the main characters.
Thanks for an update Delage, I'll have to add them to the list.
Sea Prince and the Fire Child my fave movie.
beatles1964, tnx for list
You're Welcome MimiLina. At the time I was just curious to see how many Mermaid Movies, TV Shows, etc. had been made and was surprised to find out how many have been made.
202. Another Gay Sequel: Gays Gone Wild
203. Sea Prince and the Fire Child
204. Mickey's PhilharMAGIC (2003 short)
205. Big FISH (2003)
206. Aspects of Love (2005)
207. A Lecture on Camouflage (1944 short)
208. Hare Ribbin' (1944 short)
209. Digging to China (1998)
210. Merbabies (1938 short)
211. Lola + Bilidikid (199)
212. James Pond: Underwater Agent (1991 video game)
213. Greetings Bait (1943 short)
214. Time on My Hands (1932 short)
215. Ruslan i Lyudmila (1972)
216. Sa pusod ng dagat (1998)
217. De profundis (2007)
218. Spirit Warriors: The Shortcut (2003)
219. Knick Knack (1989 short)
hi not sure if anyone can help me but if this rings a bell please reply. watched a movie when i was quite young, it may have been a cartoon about a mermaid, similar storyline to the little mermaid i think, however the end the mermaid didnt stay human or mermaid and was turned into a clump of seaweed. depressing end to a childrens movie, the end credits had a scene of a clump of seaweed on the shoreline of the beach. i remember thinking, wow wheres the happy ending? lol. as the picture of the seaweed was real life vision im not sure if the rest of the movie was or if it was in cartoon form and it was just the last vision of seaweed as proper footage. if this sounds familiar to anyone and u know the name plz let me know, for years it always haunted me and cannot for the life of me remember the name lol. cheers x
umm found a mermaid movie like this? an animated film where humans fight oceanic creatures, a mermaid (with legs and gills) saves a human boy, and salty tears means that the person is lying, sorry foggy with it all
Hello. I'd like your help.
I search for the movie or maybe series that I've seen some years ago. I remember only a few things.
Something like there was a girl or a boy who was turning into a mermade (merman) and at the end of transformation she rided in a wheel-chair and in the end gone to the sea leaving her father.
Some people tell that it was "the thirteen years later" but it's not! I start thinking that it is my imagination combining some films together, but still my memory never failed me before, I already had the similar searches and everytime the thing realy existed.
If you have the slitest idea, please tell me. thank you.
hey! i need help.. i remember the movie about mermaids and i can't remember yhe title all i do remember is that there's guy making a research in the sea or looking for a treasure(not sure) anyway he stumble upon a mermaid and that's it that's all i do remember and the last scene is one showing a kinda of island wheres there's a lot of mermaids..thanks in advance:)
Soriori I'm Very Sorry that I didn't get around to answering you before now. But it seems to me he movie could be The Thirteenth Year when a boy turns thirteen years old he notices that he starting to grow scales on his body. Eventually he finds out that he's actually a merman and his real mother is a mermaid.
lulunono it sounds like the movie could be She Creature a 2001 movie which was originally titled, Mermaid Chronicles Part 1: She Creature. Does this sound like it could be the movie you're talking about?? A travelling circus discovers that an old Sea Captain has a real mermaid in his house and there's a fight and they accidentally kill the old Sea Captain and take the mermaid with them. They want to discover the secret location of the island of mermaids, I had always hoped they'd make some sequels to the movie. I love the movie. I own it on DVD. Please let me know if this isn't the right movie you talking about
Hello! I need your help to find a movie with a mermaid on it!
It was a cartoon movie where the main character had a mermaid friend. I can't remember what was he trying to achieve, but at one point his mermaid friend is hipnotized/mind controlled and tries to kill him with a knife!
Thank you very much!!!!
Hello fellow mermaid lovers! I need help remembering a live action movie (non animated) about a mermaid being hunted for her hair, which is made of gold. I think I saw the movie back in the 80s or early 90s. There were people(humans) trying to help her get away, and this movie was not filmed in water, but on land at least for part of the movie as strange as that would seem. I think she had legs possibly while on land, not sure . It's possible I saw this movie on the Disney Channel. Thanks!
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