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Poll: Worst kind of deaths that can occur in water!

The seas and oceans are full of unexpected surprises, good and bad. They all must be handled carefully else something bad could happen. And mind you, rescue operations aren't available at all times. Below is a list of the most common open water worst case scenarios...

Discuss here.

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    The Perfect Storm (2000)

    Drowned along with a sinking ship caught in the middle of the violent seas.
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    Point Break (1991)

    Wiped off by a monstrous wave while surfing.
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    Titanic (1997)

    Engulfed by freezing water and drowned along with dozens of others post-shipwreck.
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    Jaws (1975)

    Killed by a deadly great white.
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    Piranha 3D (2010)

    A school of hungry piranhas rip apart every bit of the body in a matter of seconds. That's totally diabolical!
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    Deep Blue Sea (1999)

    Unlike Jaws, this shark can actually decipher human actions and plan its attack. Which is much worse...
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    Ghost Ship (2002)

    Is there anything spookier than an abandoned vessel haunted by ghosts?
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    Dead Calm (1989)

    Slaughtered by a mass murderer on a vessel.

    • by Splarne
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    Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

    Drowning with a cannonball on your person a la.

    • by JBPennywise
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    Lifeboat (1944)

    Starving to death after being cast adrift on a lifeboat.

    • by dan_dassow
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    The Finest Hours (2016)

    Crushed to death between the rescue boat and hull of the tanker in a shipwreck.

    • by bottleshock34
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    ffolkes (1980)

    Killed by terrorists during a oil rig hijack.

    • by dan_dassow
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    The Rig (2010)

    Caught up in the midst of a tropical storm in an offshore oil rig, and killed by a sea monster. Watch out for those mythical sea creatures!

    • by dan_dassow
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    Moby Dick (1956)

    Killed by a White whale

    • by dan_dassow
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    Tidal Wave (2009)

    What could happen when the sea comes to land? A Tsunami is what happens and it sure wipes out everything in its path.

    • by dan_dassow
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    Hereafter (2010)

    Killed by Tsunami

    • by dan_dassow
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    Mutiny on the Bounty (1962)

    Killed by Kneehauling (Tossed into a sea after after tying his arms with long ropes on either side, and later shredded to bits under a ship's keel, as a punishment)

    • by dan_dassow