A Treasury of Lighthouse Films

Here you are: 35 of the most interesting lighthouse films ever made! Not a list of the greatest lighthouse films, mind you. Some of these are downright terrible (though less self-serious than at least one better-known film about lighthouses). And not an exhaustive list either. But it's close to 100 years of cinematic history through lighthouse films, spanning five continents and around 17 countries, with everything from live action to animation to a mix of the two.


Some interesting tidbits:
- Brigitte Bardot's second movie appearance, and first starring role, was a in lighthouse film (and a pretty terrible one at that).

- Did you know that the 33rd greatest Egyptian movie of all time (according to a poll of…

  • The Lighthouse by the Sea
  • The Lighthouse-Keeper's Daughter
  • The Love Light
  • The Lighthouse Keepers
  • The Lighthouse by the Sea
  • Finis Terrae
  • The Lighthouse Keepers
  • Cape Forlorn
  • The Phantom Light
  • Thunder Rock
  • Cross of Love
  • Lighthouse Keeping
  • A Stolen Life
  • Le Tempestaire
  • The Sea Speaks
  • Portrait of Jennie
  • Manina, the Lighthouse-Keeper's Daughter
  • Después de la tormenta
  • Stars Man Has Made
  • The Creatures
  • The Light at the Edge of the World
  • My Wife and the Dog
  • Neither the Sea Nor the Sand
  • Tower of Evil
  • The Swamp
  • Pete's Dragon
  • The Fog
  • Angel's Bite
  • Where It Is Cold in the Sun
  • Taxandria
  • The Oyster and the Wind
  • The Lighthouse
  • Somnambulance
  • The Light
  • Brand Upon the Brain!