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8 Cheesy Shark Movies Like Sharknado


Starring: Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, John Heard

When we pick a movie to watch, we expect it to be good enough to entertain us. Sometimes we get lucky and find a movie that blows us away or boggles our brain so much that we keep thinking about it long after it’s done. Other times, we realize that the movie we’ve just seen wasn’t worth our time. This list of cheesy shark movies like Sharknado is somewhere in between. The movies on this list aren’t blockbuster hits or hidden gems but they are so bad that they’re actually pretty good. The silly dialogues, the unoriginal characters, and the impossible stunts are guaranteed to keep you entertained if you like B-horror films that star sharks that chew on anything with a pulse.

The Sharknado popularity is unbelievable. People from around the world love to watch the Sharknado stupid scenes and the rampaging tornado full of sharks. These terrible shark movies have fails on levels that should win awards and scenes that are so horrible that you can’t stop watching. You will laugh, you will cringe, and you will realize that there are no laws of physics when you watch this flying shark movie franchise. This sublimely ridiculous movie about sharks who storm a city in a cloud of rage is one of our top movie recommendations ever. Sharknado is a movie that must be added to your bucket list. For more top shark movies that are so bad they’re good, browse our movie suggestions below. 100% entertainment guaranteed.

Mega Shark VS. Giant Octopus


Starring: Lorenzo Lamas, Debbie Gibson, Vic Chao

Like the shark tornado movie mentioned above, this addition to our list of trashy movies about sharks also features a giant killer shark and to add to the excitement, you will also find a giant deadly octopus. Mega Shark vs Giant Octopus is an epic battle between two enormous prehistoric sea creatures who both want the same thing, supremacy of the sea. This shark and octopus movie is porn for b-horror comedy lovers. The entire mega shark collection can be found under this review and they’re all worth watching. Best of all, you don’t need to watch them in any particular order, each one is pretty cool all on its own.

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2 Headed Shark Attack


Starring: Carmen Electra, Brooke Hogan, Charlie O’Connell

2 Headed Shark Attack is one of the best movies about sharks if you want to see a ton of babes in bikinis. This addition to our list of worst shark movies ever is hilarious and defies the laws of physics, just like the Sharknado film. 2 Headed Shark Attack is about a group of students who find themselves on a deserted island during a semester at sea. While visiting the island, the group notices that the island is starting to flood and a hungry shark is getting closer and closer to land. No one is safe from the jaws of this mutated monster. Watch 2 Headed Shark Attack to see if anyone makes it out alive.

Find more mutated shark attacks with 3 Headed Shark Attack and 5 Headed Shark Attack.

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Ice Sharks


Starring: Edward DeRuiter, Jenna Parker, Kaiwi Lyman-Mersereau

Ice Sharks is about a new breed of aggressive sharks. This addition to our list of best shark movies similar to Sharknado is about a group of ravenous sharks who rise from the frozen ocean floor. Set in the Arctic, the Ice Sharks movie is about all the men and women who fall through the cracks only to get devoured by the deadly fish before freezing to death under the ice. The group of scientists and researchers at the far away research station must scavenge everything they can to make makeshift weapons that could, maybe, save them from the lethal sharks found under the ice.

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Starring: Eric Roberts, Kerem Bursin, Sara Malakul Lane

Our shark movies list must include this Sharktopus movie. Like the Mega Shark movies, the Sharktopus movies don’t really have a compelling storyline but they do have enough entertainment to keep you on the edge of your seat from beginning to end. The first Sharktopus movie is about a half shark, half octopus that was created by the military to be used as a weapon and like any great b-horror movie, the creature ends up turning on its creator. This killer octopus movie features a whole lot of terror and a group of scientists who try to capture or kill it before it decimates the Mexican population.

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Piranha Sharks


Starring: Collin Galyean, Ramona Mallory, Josh Hammond

This addition to our list of cheesy shark movies like Sharknado actually makes sharks look cute until they eat everyone. The Piranha Sharks movie is about genetically modified sharks that are now the size of lap dogs. These mini white sharks are the new trend among the rich, everyone wants one. Having a miniaturized shark in your home might not be the best of ideas because they’re bound to eventually go crazy and munch on their owners. Piranha Sharks is one of the best movie recommendations on our list because this flick is so bad it’s actually pretty awesome.

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Sand Sharks


Starring: Corin Nemec, Brooke Hogan, Vanessa Evigan

We must include Sand Sharks to our list of movies like Sharktopus and Sharknado. This killer shark movie makes the simple concept of staying out of the water a whole lot harder because these sharks can swim through sand. The Sand Sharks movie takes place during a massive beach party and the event promoter actually knew about the deadly sand sharks beforehand. Watch guys with six packs and bikini babes as they try to fight of massive sharks on land. There’s even a scene with a flame thrower for added entertainment.

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Planet Of The Sharks


Starring: Brandon Auret, Stephanie Beran, Alex Anlos

Set in the near future, this alternative to Sharknado is about a world where over 98% of the Earth’s land is covered in water. Planet of the Sharks is true to its name. The world is now dominated by a massive school of sharks and their leader, a mutated alpha shark. The last survivors on Earth must find a way to save themselves before the entire Earth’s population is annihilated forever. The Planet of the Sharks movie is outrageous, over the top, and so terrible that it’s a perfect addition to our list of shark films similar to the Sharknado movie. If you like movies like Mad Max and Waterworld, you’ll love this one, guaranteed.

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Starring: Phoebe Tonkin, Julian McMahon, Xavier Samuel

Bait needs to be the last addition to our list of terrible shark movies like Sharknado. This cheesy shark movie is way better than it has any right to be. Bait is a solid fright film about a coastal Australian city that’s being slowly destroyed by undersea quakes. In this shark film, you will get to watch a group of customers and employees in a small convenience store as they try to fight off a giant white shark that has come in from the tides. The Bait movie is an epic cat and mouse game between a group of trapped patrons and the king of the deep. There are only two choices left in this last movie about sharks, drown in the deep blue sea or get eaten by the great white shark.

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