Movies like Jungle

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Jungle (2017)
 6.7
 37K
Jungle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, Colombia, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mysterious guide escorts an enthusiastic adventurer and his friend into the Amazon jungle, but their journey turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wild force them to fight for survival.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: survival, jungle, adventurer, river, amazon rainforest, alone, raft, hallucination, butterfly, rescue, amazon, monkey, israeli, holocaust survivor, flashback, male nudity, machete, skinny dipping, crotch grab, kill, jaguar, ends with biographical notes, wet jeans, clothed female naked male, swamp ...
Place: bolivia, south america

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Most similar movies to Jungle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about danger, survival, escapades, adventure, death, dialogue and chase mostly in Adventure, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Jungle: Deliverance (1972), Everest (2015), Treasure of the Amazon (1985), The Revenant (2015), Vertical Limit (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
 90K
Deliverance (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: wilderness, rape, survival, murder, friendship, nightmare, sheriff, cover up, interrogation, boat, survivor, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 182K
Everest (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Iceland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, "Everest" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one ...
Style: realistic, dramatic, scenic, based on true events, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, mountain climbing, death, forces of nature, against the odds, adventure, climbing, adventurer, stranded, beautiful scenery, tragedy, death of protagonist ...
Time: year 1996, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: mount everest, himalaya, asia, nepal, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Treasure of the Amazon (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A ragtag group of adventurers, including a former Nazi, is led by a half-maddened grizzled treasure hunter who wants a second chance to find the mythical treasure of the Amazon, after his first mission went terrible wrong.
Style: rough, exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, adventure, dangerous animal, bounty hunter, adventurer, danger, deadly, animal life, gory, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 624K
The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, vengeance, lone hero, violence, old west, native americans, snow, revenge, betrayal, native american, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 55K
Vertical Limit (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Trapped near the summit of K2, the world's second-highest mountain, Annie Garrett radios to base camp for help. Brother Peter hears Annie's message and assembles a team to save her and her group before they succumb to K2's unforgiving ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: survival, helicopter, adventurer, adventure, daring rescue, confined, heroic mission, forces of nature, escapades, chases and races, siblings relations, isolation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: himalaya, pakistan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 6K
K2 (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Japan, USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: They call it the savage mountain. 27 people have perished trying to reach the summit on K2, the world's second highest peak. A U.S. climbing team, funded by millionaire Clairborne is determined to conquer K2.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense
Plot: friendship, climbing, survival, betrayal, obsession, friends, obsessive quest, buddies, human spirit, escapades, adventure, adventurer ...
Time: 90s
Place: middle east, seattle, pakistan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 320K
127 Hours (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston's remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah.
Style: suspense, uplifting, psychological, inspirational, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, isolation, trapped, human spirit, desert, courage, extreme sport, adventure, loneliness, peril, climbing, determination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003
Place: utah, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 15K
Backcountry (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple on a deep-wilderness hike become hopelessly lost within an aggressive black bear's territory.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: survival, in the woods, dangerous animal, lost, danger, camping, blood, bear, nature, bear attack, couple relations, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 909
Canopy (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Australia, Singapore
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between 2 young men becomes everything, when an Australian soldier takes refuge under the canopied jungles of Singapore, during the violent Japanese invasion in World War II. Jim is lost, injured and defenseless in a hostile, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense
Plot: jungle, survival, escapades, war, communication problem, soldier, military, danger, imperial japan, on the run, escape, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: singapore, asia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Emerald Forest (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For ten years, engineer Bill Markham has searched tirelessly for his son Tommy who disappeared from the edge of the Brazilian rainforest. Miraculously, he finds the boy living among the reclusive Amazon tribe who adopted him. And that's when ...
Style: exciting, thought provoking, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: jungle, jaguar, adoption, kidnapping, cannibalism, missing person, tribe, deforestation, amazon, adventure, culture clash, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Fire on the Amazon (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Peru
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a well-known environmental researcher is murdered in the Amazon jungle, an arrogant photojournalist joins forces with a beautiful young activist to find out who is responsible. Along they way, they fall in love as they discover the men ...
Style: serious, realistic, colourful, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: murder, jungle, amazon, deforestation, assassination, fighting the system, uncover truth, adventure, investigation, environmentalism, assassin, love ...
Time: 90s
Place: bolivia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Dinosaur Project (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Found footage of an expedition into the Congo jungle where a team of explorers stumbles upon a colony of Dinosaurs.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, jungle, adventurer, survival, deadly creature, adventure, dangerous animal, scientist, legends and myths, discovery, stowaway, cryptozoology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: congo, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Vivero Letter (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man in Central America finds his brother's murdered body. It turns out that his brother has been murdered because he knows the whereabouts of a lost city in the jungle. The man teams up with a search expedition and goes off to hunt for these ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: jungle, lost city, murder, chase, adventurer, escapades, chases and races, crimes, adventure, danger, treasure hunt, wilderness ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sir Robert Beaumont is behind schedule on a railroad in Africa. Enlisting noted engineer John Henry Patterson to right the ship, Beaumont expects results. Everything seems great until the crew discovers the mutilated corpse of the project's ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: dangerous animal, jungle, danger, adventure, culture clash, survival, swahili, colonialism, bridge, lion, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 227K
The Grey (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An oil drilling team struggles to survive after a plane crash strands them in the wilds of Alaska. Hunting them is a pack of wolves that sees them as intruders.
Style: bad ending, suspenseful, tense, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, dangerous animal, isolation, wilderness, wolf, male camaraderie, air disaster, danger, death, stranded, forces of nature, no survivors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Into the Grizzly Maze (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two estranged brothers reunite at their childhood home in the Alaskan wild. They set out on a two-day hike and are stalked by an unrelenting grizzly bear.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense
Plot: wilderness, survival, bear, danger, dangerous animal, siblings relations, family relations, bear attack, animal attack, camping, brother brother relationship, grizzly bear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: alaska, united states, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Shadow of the Wolf (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the 1930's, Agaguk lives his traditional Inuit life. But one day, there is a murder in the tribe and Agaguk becomes a suspect. Soon he becomes persecuted by Henderson, a mean mountie, and he must flee through the cold winter of Northen ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: survival, village, adventure, murder, crimes, wilderness, danger, on the run, eskimo indian, family life, righting the wronged, false accusation ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 61K
Daylight (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A group of armed robbers fleeing the police head for the New Jersey Tunnel and run right into trucks transporting toxic waste. The spectacular explosion that follows results in both ends of the tunnel collapsing and the handful of people who ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tunnel, survival, race against time, danger, rescue, explosion, trapped, daring rescue, save the day, dog, flood, taxi ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 7.1
 46K
Alive (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The amazing, true story of a Uruguayan rugby team's plane that crashed in the middle of the Andes mountains, and their immense will to survive and pull through alive, forced to do anything and everything they could to stay alive on meager ...
Style: serious, rough, disturbing, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: survival, cannibalism, stranded, helicopter, starvation, rugby, air disaster, danger, confined, adventure, against the odds, human spirit ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: uruguay, andes mountains, latin america, chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 86K
Anaconda (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Brazil, Peru
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A "National Geographic" film crew is taken hostage by an insane hunter, who takes them along on his quest to capture the world's largest - and deadliest - snake.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, giant snake, dangerous animal, danger, lake or river, snake, survival, adventure, boat, bait, deception, eaten alive ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: latin america, ecuador, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 14K
Wrecked (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man awakens in a car wreck at the bottom of a steep cliff. He can't remember who he is or how he got there, but a report over the radio fills in some of the blanks, as it describes a violent bank robbery and names a perpetrator who happens to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, clever, tense, captivating ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: survival, isolation, forest, memory, amnesia, broken leg, alone, murder, dog, hallucination, life is a bitch, deathtrap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 35K
The Hunter (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Martin, a mercenary, is sent from Europe by an anonymous biotech company to the Tasmanian wilderness on a hunt for the last Tasmanian tiger.
Style: tense, psychological, atmospheric, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: wilderness, survival, mercenary, little boy, environmentalist, sole survivor, hunter, obsessive quest, danger, escapades, bio weapon, crying ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 51K
Sanctum (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The 3-D action-thriller Sanctum, from executive producer James Cameron, follows a team of underwater cave divers on a treacherous expedition to the largest, most beautiful and least accessible cave system on Earth. When a tropical storm forces them ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspenseful, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, expedition, forces of nature, adventure, danger, isolation, deathtrap, family relations, water, underground, cave, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Flight of the Phoenix (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When an Amacor oil rig in the Gobi Desert of Mongolia proves unproductive, Captain Frank Towns and copilot "A.J." are sent to shut the operation down. However, on their way to Beijing, a major dust storm forces them to ditch their C-119 ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: desert, survival, adventure, rescue, air disaster, struggle for survival, getting home, danger, human nature, stranded, radio, threat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mongolia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.8
 268K
Apocalypto (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Set in the Mayan civilization, when a man's idyllic presence is brutally disrupted by a violent invading force, he is taken on a perilous journey to a world ruled by fear and oppression where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate ...
Style: exciting, intense, suspenseful, harsh, epic ...
Plot: survival, slavery, tribe, adventure, chase, manhunt, solar eclipse, native, sacrifice, prophecy, death, warrior ...
Time: ancient history, 16th century
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
 632
Caught Inside (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Surfing charters are meant to be a trip to Paradise. With six male surfers stuck on a boat, there's bound to be some friction. When two of the surf crew are replaced at the last minute with girls - the heat is turned way up. The one single girl ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: ocean or sea, friends, danger, isolation, rivalry, survival, psychopath, ship, confined, losing-it hero, surfing, yacht ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Against the Sun (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A WWII pilot, bombardier, and radioman find themselves adrift on a lifeboat without food or water after being forced to ditch their plane during a scouting mission.
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, escapades, confined, adventure, isolation, danger, getting home, human nature, military, soldier, human spirit, ocean or sea ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1942
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.3
 94K
Rescue Dawn (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A US Fighter pilot's epic struggle of survival after being shot down on a mission over Laos during the Vietnam War.
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, vietnam war, soldier, torture, violence, escape, military, pow, pilot, airplane shot down, pipe smoking, camp ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1965
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Into Thin Air: Death on Everest (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An adaptation of Jon Krakauer's best selling book, "Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster". This movie attempts to re-create the disastrous events that took place during the Mount Everest climb on May 10, 1996. ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, tense
Plot: mountaineer, heroes, human spirit, leadership, survival, danger, adventurer, hopes, adventure, escapades, wilderness, forces of nature ...
Place: himalaya, asia, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.6
 354
Survive! (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sixteen plane crash survivors stranded in the Andes turn to cannibalism to stay alive. Based on a true story.
Style: realistic, rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: survival, gory, heroes, wilderness, danger, confined, escapades, adventure, airplane accident, mountain, cannibalism, airplane ...
Time: 70s
Place: andes mountains
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%